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EIT Digital Conference 2018


PROGRAMME

11 SEPTEMBER 2018

PROGRAMME AT A GLANCE

08:45 - 10:00 Welcome Coffee and Registration INNOVATORS' VILLAGE
09:00 - 09:45 Press Conference
10:15 - 12:00 PLENARY
Asha Sumputh, moderator

Opening by Willem Jonker - CEO EIT Digital
Keynote session: Themis Christophidou - Director-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture of the European Commission
Panel Education - Disruptive Education for Future Digital Skills

Xin Hu - CEO & Co-founder, MatchX, alumnus EIT Digital Master School

Tuomas Syrjänen - Founder, Futurice

Kristine Østensen - Nordic Program Leader, world-wide graduate program for future leaders, IBM

Anders Flodström - Chief Education Officer, EIT Digital

Frank Baaijens - Rector, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven

Rob Fastenau - Dean of the Extension School, TU Delft
12:00 - 14:00 Networking Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 PARALLEL SESSIONS

DIGITAL TALKS: THOUGHT LEADERSHIP SESSIONS
Europe & the Future of Digital Education
  • Gian Mario Maggio - Node Director, EIT Digital Italy, moderator
  • Andreas Kaas Johanssen - EIT Digital Alumnus, IBM
  • Anders Flodström - Education Director, EIT Digital
  • Daniela Melandri - CR&D EU Funding Manager, Future Cities Catapult & Visiting Lecturer, Brunel University London
  • Jean-Michel Dalle - Professor, Sorbonne University
Europe & the Future of Digital Platforms
  • Christian Sckerl - Node Director, EIT Digital Germany, moderator
  • Willem Jonker - CEO, EIT Digital
  • Piotr Korzeniowski - CFO of Piwik PRO and Clearcode
  • Madalina Nazare - Collaborative Research and Development Lead, UK Digital Catapult
  • Vasco De Freitas - Co-Founder and Head of Customer Engagement at Electronic ID
Europe & Scaling up New Businesses
  • Eric Thelen - Director, EIT Digital Silicon Valley Hub, moderator
  • Chahab Nastar - Chief Research and Innovation Officer, EIT Digital
  • Maximilian Venhofen - Director of Business Development, Cleverciti
  • Roee Peled, Sr. Director, Strategic Partnerships, Flex
  • Robin Wauters, Founding Editor, Tech.eu
15:00 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:10 PLENARY
Keynote session: Axelle Lemaire - Partner, Global Head of Terra Numerata, Roland Berger & Former Secretary of State in French Government in charge of Digital and Innovation
Panel Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Fast and Furious - the Deep Tech Revolution. How can Europe win the Deep Tech battle or change?

Asha Sumputh, moderator

Andra Sonea - Fellow, Anthemis Group

Jackson Bond - Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder, relayr

Neil Crockett, Chief Digital Officer, Rolls-Royce

Gerard de Graaf - Director Digital Single Market, DG Connect EU

Richard Hadden, Director of Investment, Breed Reply

Chahab Nastar - Chief Research and Innovation Officer, EIT Digital

Clara Pezuela - Head of IT Market Research and Innovation group, Atos
17:10 - 20:00 Networking Get-Together

PROGRAMME AT A GLANCE

08:45 - 10:00
Welcome Coffee & Registration
09:00 - 09:45
Press Conference
10:15 - 12:00
PLENARY

Asha Sumputh, moderator

Opening by Willem Jonker - CEO EIT Digital
Keynote session: Themis Christophidou - Director-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture of the European Commission
Panel Education - Disruptive Education for Future Digital Skills

Xin Hu - CEO & Co-founder, MatchX, alumnus EIT Digital Master School

Tuomas Syrjänen - Founder, Futurice

Kristine Østensen - Nordic Program Leader, world-wide graduate program for future leaders, IBM

Anders Flodström - Chief Education Officer, EIT Digital

Frank Baaijens - Rector, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven

Rob Fastenau - Dean of the Extension School, TU Delft
12:00 - 14:00
Networking Lunch
14:00 - 15:00
PARALLEL SESSIONS

DIGITAL TALKS: THOUGHT LEADERSHIP SESSIONS
Europe & the Future of Digital Education
  • Gian Mario Maggio - Node Director, EIT Digital Italy, moderator
  • Andreas Kaas Johanssen - EIT Digital Alumnus, IBM
  • Anders Flodström - Education Director, EIT Digital
  • Daniela Melandri - CR&D EU Funding Manager, Future Cities Catapult & Visiting Lecturer, Brunel University London
  • Jean-Michel Dalle - Professor, Sorbonne University
Europe & the Future of Digital Platforms
  • Christian Sckerl - Node Director, EIT Digital Germany, moderator
  • Willem Jonker - CEO, EIT Digital
  • Piotr Korzeniowski - CFO of Piwik PRO and Clearcode
  • Madalina Nazare - Collaborative Research and Development Lead, UK Digital Catapult
  • Vasco De Freitas - Co-Founder and Head of Customer Engagement at Electronic ID
Europe & Scaling up New Businesses
  • Eric Thelen - Director, EIT Digital Silicon Valley Hub, moderator
  • Chahab Nastar - Chief Research and Innovation Officer, EIT Digital
  • Maximilian Venhofen - Director of Business Development, Cleverciti
  • Roee Peled, Sr. Director, Strategic Partnerships, Flex
  • Robin Wauters, Founding Editor, Tech.eu
15:00 - 16:00
Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:10
PLENARY
Keynote session: Axelle Lemaire - Partner, Global Head of Terra Numerata, Roland Berger & Former Secretary of State in French Government in charge of Digital and Innovation
Panel Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Fast and Furious: the Deep Tech Revolution. How can Europe win the Deep Tech battle or change?
Asha Sumputh - Moderator

Andra Sonea - Fellow, Anthemis Group

Jackson Bond - Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder, relayr

Neil Crockett, Chief Digital Officer, Rolls-Royce

Gerard de Graaf - Director Digital Single Market, DG Connect EU

Richard Hadden, Director of Investment, Breed Reply

Chahab Nastar - Chief Research and Innovation Officer, EIT Digital

Clara Pezuela - Head of IT Market Research and Innovation group, Atos
17:10 - 20:00
Networking Get-Together
08:45 - 20:00
INNOVATORS' VILLAGE

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