This is a one day event from 8.30 to 5.00 followed by a VIP Drinks Reception

8.30 - 9.15  Registration, coffee & bacon rolls

Welcome from Lord Digby Jones and Who's after your lunch

Ashok Vaswani CEO Barclays We will leave no-one behind

Tony Fish CEO Ideas Lab, Courageous investing

Panel debate; To Infinity & Beyond....without Buzz Lightyear

10.45 - 11.15Coffee

Catherine Brentnall CEO Ready Unlimited, Teaching the teachers to be fit for purpose

Paul Papadimitriou, Scouting for Start-ups, Eating your own dogfood

Dr Kevin Curran Ulster University What your phone is whispering to your fridge

Amelia Kallman & her Robot friend Flux Innovation, Future proof solutions

12.30 - 2.00 Lunch

Charlotte Hollins  Fordhall Farm How to make Crowfunding work  

Colin Sloman, Accenture, How Digital is transforming HR into H&R (Humans & Robots)

Garry Wilson, Endless VC, The good, the bad & the ugly of pitching for money

Phil Smith, CEO Cisco, The next wave of competition is here

Speed dating for Start ups - Panel session

3.15 - 3.45  Coffee

Peter Desmond, Tomorrow’s Company, Revolution not Evolution

Aaron Shields, Fitch; Predicting the future

Simon Harrop, CEO Brand Sense the smell of success

11 Everyday Things That Won’t Exist In 10 Years’ Time

5.00 - Closing remarks Lord Digby Jones

6.00 – 8.00 pm Creative & Cocktails (must pre-register during booking)


This agenda is for guidance purposes only, speakers may change.