Events

Exploring Future Technologies (London)

A Digital Tech networking event

3 October, 13:00-19:00

EIT Digital London
15-17 Leeke Street
London WC1X 9HY

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EIT Digital invites you to a Digital Technologies focused event at our London Co-Location Centre, King’s Cross in the afternoon of Thursday, 3rd October. The half-day networking event is focussed on Exploring Future Technologies and is an opportunity to learn more about EIT Digital's co-funding initiatives in applied research and innovation projects through our €80M annual call.

AGENDA

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch and Networking

14:00 - 14:10 EIT Digital UK Overview | Morgan Gillis, Node Director

14:10 - 14:20 EIT Digital Tech Innovation Focus | Digital Tech Focus Area Lead

14:20 - 14:40 Keynote "5G Opportunities in Manufacturing & Logistics"
     Claire Caminade, 5G Product Lead, Digital Catapult

14:40- 15:20 Panel "5G: Where Can the UK Lead?"
     Claire Caminade, 5G Product Lead, Digital Catapult
     Melissa Doré, Chief Operating Officer, Ori
     Frank Sardis, Technical Lead 5GUK Testbeds and Trials Programme, King's College London

15:20- 15:40 Strategic HR Development and the EIT Digital London Doctoral Training Centre
     Fergie Miller, CLC Manager, EIT Digital
     Brigita Jurisic, IP Commercialisation and Incubator Manager, City University
     Dr Eduardo Alonso, Head of Computer Science, City University

15:40 - 16:20 Coffee & Networking

16:20 - 16:50 Panel "Security in Future Technologies: Core Capabilities and Threats"
     Dr Mark Manulis, Surrey Centre for Cyber Security, University of Surrey
     Jenny Gardner, Director UK Innovation Hub, Saab Technologies UK Ltd
     Professor Lorenzo Strigini, Director of the Centre for Software Reliability, City University
     Tim Dunn, Commercial Director, ValidSoft

16:50 - 17:30 Panel "Artificial Intelligence as a Disruptive Force"
     Dr Eduardo Alonso, Head of Computer Science, City University
     Ricardo Cruz, Senior Consulant, Delta Capita
     Andrew Hubbard, CEO, AI London
     Dr Anil Fernando, Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing, University of Surrey

17:30 - 19:00 Drinks & Networking

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