Agenda

Delegates will get to choose from three 45-minute discussions from one stream and learn from the experience of discussion leaders.

9.00

Registration


10.00

Chair’s Introduction


10.20

Keynote – Demystifying Blockchain


10.40

Industrial Applications Lab

An opportunity to hear from technology innovators about where Blockchain can add value, what implementation would look like and who would benefit.


11.00

Keynote – Beyond the Hype. Who’s using it and what value are they getting?


11.20

Manufacturing Panel Debate

Manufacturing leaders pinning down exactly where Blockchain knowledge gaps are, how they feel the technology needs to be positioned to industry & where the opportunities for early adoption are. 


11.45

Coffee & Networking Break


12.15

Industrial Applications Lab

An opportunity to hear from technology innovators about where Blockchain can add value, what implementation would look like and who would benefit.


12.40

Keynote – Building a Blockchain Strategy & Roadmap


13.00

Manufacturing Panel Debate

This session will allow the manufacturing leaders on the panel to put the technology providers to task, asking the tough questions we have yet to hear answered.What areas are still unclear?What is yet to be explained or examined?What is the value proposition to industry?What/where are the risks?


13.20

Lunch and Networking Break


14.00

Discussion Table Discussion Session 1

Austin Cook photoAustin CookEmerging Technologies and R&D Director, BAE Systems
Steve Maclaren photoSteve MaclarenDigitisation Lead, Leonardo
Neil Jarvis photoNeil JarvisDirector of IT and Information Security, Aston Martin
Mike Brojak photoMike BrojakVice President Innovation & Global Sourcing, RS Components
Gopal Sharma photoGopal SharmaData & Analytics Director, Coca-Cola European Partners
Nishant Raj photoNishant RajGlobal Industry 4.0 Lead, Atlas Copco

14.40

Discussion Table Discussion Session 2

Nishant Raj photoNishant RajGlobal Industry 4.0 Lead, Atlas Copco
Neil Jarvis photoNeil JarvisDirector of IT and Information Security, Aston Martin
Austin Cook photoAustin CookEmerging Technologies and R&D Director, BAE Systems
Steve Maclaren photoSteve MaclarenDigitisation Lead, Leonardo
Gopal Sharma photoGopal SharmaData & Analytics Director, Coca-Cola European Partners
Mike Brojak photoMike BrojakVice President Innovation & Global Sourcing, RS Components

15.20

Discussion Table Discussion Session 3

Neil Jarvis photoNeil JarvisDirector of IT and Information Security, Aston Martin
Nishant Raj photoNishant RajGlobal Industry 4.0 Lead, Atlas Copco
Austin Cook photoAustin CookEmerging Technologies and R&D Director, BAE Systems
Steve Maclaren photoSteve MaclarenDigitisation Lead, Leonardo
Mike Brojak photoMike BrojakVice President Innovation & Global Sourcing, RS Components
Gopal Sharma photoGopal SharmaData & Analytics Director, Coca-Cola European Partners

16.00

Chair’s Closing Remarks