CENSIS 3rd Technology Summit: Agenda

Technology and Innovation Centre, 99 George Street, Glasgow

6 October 2016, 9:00am – 5:00pm

For our third annual conference we will look at how sensor and imaging systems (SIS) are being used in our increasingly connected ‘Internet of Things’ world to help deliver specific, real time information to help us better understand ourselves, our communities and our environment.

Registration is open and places are filling up fast, so if you’ve yet to register to join us, please sign up without delay.

Our Demo Zone exhibition space is full, however some sponsorship opportunities are still available.

Confirmed Agenda

09:00 Registration opens: Coffee, Exhibitions & Networking
09:30 Welcome and opening remarks
 Bob Downes, Chairman, CENSIS
09:40 Charles Joel
UK & Ireland Industry Lead for Internet of Things and IoT
‘The IoT ecosystem – what is crucial and why disruption is good’
10:20 SESSION 1  THE CONNECTED SELF
Chaired by Sharon Moore, UK Industry Technical Leader for Travel & Transportation, IBM
10:25 Richard Marshall
Managing Vice President, Gartner
10:50 Sebastian Stein
Research Associate, School of Computing, University of Dundee
11:15 Andrew Stirling
Senior Adviser in Digital Communications, Microsoft
11:40 Coffee, Exhibitions & Networking
12:10 SESSION 2  THE CONNECTED COMMUNITY
Chaired by Prof Matthew Chalmers, Professor of Human-Computer Interaction, University of Glasgow, School of Computing Science
12:15 Andrew Rosie
Head of Sector Team, SEPA
12:40 Dr Michael Groves and Prof Simon Dobson
Founder, Topolytics Ltd and Director of Research, School of Computer Science, University of St Andrews
13:05 Richard Lansdowne
Senior Director, Semtech
13:30 Lunch, Exhibitions & Networking
14:30 SESSION 3  THE CONNECTED BUSINESS
Chaired by Craig Samuel, Senior Vice President (JT Americas), JT Group Ltd and GlobalScot
14:35 Mure Dickie
Scotland Correspondent, The Financial Times
‘Tech in China and Japan; perils and possibilities’
15:00 Dave Ross
Interim CEO, Agricultural Engineering Precision Innovation Centre
15:25 David Moodie
Lead Research Engineer, FMC Technologies
15:50 Andy Ward
CTO, Ubisense
‘The Industrial Internet of Things in the Real World
16:20 SESSION 4  PANEL SESSION DISCUSSION
Chaired by Sharon Moore, IBM
Questions for the panel will be taken from the audience. Panel members include selected presenters and Session Chairs from the day plus special guest Jonathan Meddes of Deloitte Digital.
16:50 Closing remarks
Ian Reid, CENSIS CEO
17:00-18:30 Drinks reception and close

 

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