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The ABC of IoT: Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and other Cool Tech

11:00am on 04/09/2018

Yes, we know there is a lot of hype around AI and Blockchain but there are real ways in which you and your business can benefit from these disruptive technologies…

Join IoT Tribe, the DMC and our awesome thought leaders from industry, academia and government to find out why should be looking at how tech can contribute to your business. Full details below…

11.00am Registration & Coffee

11.30am Welcome to DMC

  • Ms Tracey Johnson, Director, DMC
  • Ms Tanya Suarez, CEO and Founder, IoT Tribe

11.35am Key Note: Challenges and rewards in building out technology ecosystems in the North

  • Prof Adam Beaumont, CEO and Founder, aql

11.55am AI: Can machines make better business decisions than you?

  • Prof Richard Hill, Head of Department, Department of Computer Science, Huddersfield University

12.15pm Funfair” cryptoeconomy – tokenized environments for business users.

  • Dr. Irene Lopez de Vallejo, Partnerships Director OCEAN Protocol

12.35pm Networking lunch

1.30pm Panel discussion: When is emerging tech business ready?

  • Ms Astrid Ayel, Knowledge Transfer Manager, Blockchain and Fintech, KTN
  • Dr Ilesh Dattani, Founder Assentian Partners
  • Ms. Lisa Ward, Investment Director, Mercia Fund Managers

2.00 pm Practical workshop.

  • TBC

2.30pm Close