UKTI Innovate 2014 - Room Four
05 Nov 2014

 

 

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Programme

Day 1 - 05 Nov 2014

09:40
Innovation South East Asia
Alexander Degelsegger - Deputy Head, Department of Research Policy & Development at Centre of Social Innovation (ZSI), Austria;
Dr Benjamin Reid - Principal Researcher, International Innovation, Nesta;
Sarah Vick, Group Managing Director, Reading Room.

10:30
Smart Cities: Opportunities for your business
Corin Wilson, Smart Cities Project Manager ,UK Trade & Investment;
Steve Bowyer, Acting Chief Executive, Opportunity Peterborough;
Alan Kell, Managing Director, Intelligent & Green Systems Limited;
Adrian Ulisse, Managing Director, Warnford Court;
Steve Lewis, CEO and Founder, Living PlanIT.

11:45
Smart Cities: The UK and China
Chair: John Davies;
Corin Wilson, Smart Cities Project Manager,UK Trade & Investment;
John Davies, UKTI ICT Specialist;
John Morrison, Director and Sales Enterprise Business Group, Huawei UK;
Tony Yang, General Manager of Hikvision.

12:40
Establishing best practice to support innovation – BSI and Innovate UK pilot areas of synthetic biology and cell therapy
Ben Sheridan, Market Development Manager, BSI Group;
Dan Palmer, Head of Market Development – Manufacturing & Services, BSI Group.

13:15
Market Opportunities in India
Dr Chris Moore,Technology Specialist UKTI, UK Trade & Investment;
Varun Shoor, Founder and CEO, Kayako;
Ravi Gururaj, Chairman, Frictionless Ventures.

14:10
Advertising Everywhere
Greg Grimmer, COO, Fetch;
Megumi Jinno, Founder & CEO, Brown Betty;
Mayu Nakamura, Senior Interaction Designer, Ustwo;
James Connelly, Founder & CEO, Fetch;
Madeline Parra, CEO, Twizoo.

15:25
Great Tech comes to the UK
Chair: Julian David, CEO techUK;
Patricia Young,, Vice Consul – Information Communication Technology, UKTI New York;
GREAT Tech Winners;
Ryan Feit - CEO and Co-Founder SeedInvest;
Emily Cole,, Co-Founder & COO, Admitted.ly;
Phillip Chan, MD, PhD, CEO & President, CytoSorbents Corporation;
Sylvie Harton, Vice President Global Partners and Channel Sales, Critical Mention;
Brian Fenty, Chairman & Co-Founder, TodayTix;
Jonathon Ende, CEO, SeamlessDocs;
Julian Ehrhardt, Partner, ustwo. "

Day 2 - 06 Nov 2014

09:15
Technology is GREAT: Promoting UK capability to the world
Chair: Julian David, CEO of techUK;
Dr Mike Lynch, UK Business Ambassador for Technology;
Simon Bullmore, Training Business Manager, Open Data Institute;
Professor David Gann CBE, Vice President Imperial College;
Geoffrey Roberts, CEO, Democrata;
Robert Driver, Director, Technology, Innovation and Events at UK Trade & Investment.

10:20
Continuous Innovation – Driving Opportunities in the Nordic and Baltic Region
Christina Schiøtt Liaos, UKTI Nordic-Baltic Director;
Daniel Elliot, UKTI Nordic-Baltic Healthcare Lead;
Mark Chapman, UKTI Nordic- Baltic Infrastructure Lead;
Emilie Mortenson, UKTI Trade Adviser ICT Denmark;
Sabine Kauer, Senior Trade Advisor UK Trade & Investment British Embassy.

11:15
Emerging Europe: High growth business potential in the CEE
Paul Taylor, Regional Director, CEE, UKTI. "

12:10
Increasing Business in Latin America’s largest economies: Argentina, Brazil and Mexico
Claudio Arriola, Head of BIT Center and Tech incubator;
Naldo Medeiros Dantas – Executive Director of ANPEI (Brazilian Association for the Development of Innovative Companies);
Tiago Doc Luz, Chief E-Commerce Evangelist VTEX / E- Instituto.

14:35
Government and Industry Associations - Promoting the Interests of UK Exporters
Jon Coleman, BEXA;
David Scott, UK Export Finance.