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Thank you to everyone who attended Innovate 2016. We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did.
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Brought to you by DIT and Innovate UK, this leading event will showcase the UK’s world-beating innovations.
You’ll see a stellar speaker line-up, discover Government support for business and meet with international buyers and investors.
If you are looking to secure funding, meet new partners or go global then register for Innovate 2016 - the UK’s leading innovation conference, exhibition and networking event dedicated to businesses like yours.
We are delighted to announce the Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Secretary of State for the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy is joining our fantastic speaker line-up. Join us for inspirational keynote speakers, practical workshops and export-focused seminars. Click here to view the full programme.
Cities of the future will underpin every aspect of modern society and present huge opportunity for UK enterprises and start-up companies alike.
Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Secretary of State for the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy will be joining us for a keynote Ministerial Address on 3rd November
Disruptive innovation demands that the future be re-envisaged to create a business environment that fosters change. Senior business executive, Phil Smith, Chair of Cisco UK & Ireland will host an unmissable session delivering insight on how to embed innovation in your business as well as your technology.
Cities have to find new ways of working to provide the social and lifestyle benefits we desire, with technology a vital enabler in pursuit of this. Dr Stephen Hamil, Director of Design and Innovation at RIBA Enterprises will share his expertise on how systems integration and open data platforms are leading to optimised productivity and efficiency.
Manufacturing is undergoing transformation in order to meet future needs today, from composites to industry biotechnology to digital manufacturing.
At just 19 years old, Josh Valman, CEO of RPD International has built a global manufacturing company, valued at more than £1million. RPD allows companies of all sizes to pay a fixed retainer to access a flexible supply chain, comprising designers, engineers and distributors. “We can help any company to make any product,” he says. Don’t miss Josh’s fascinating and energised session.
Jenny Tooth OBE, is CEO of the UK Business Angels Association, the trade body for angel and early stage investing. She has over 20 years of industry expertise and will be delivering a fascinating session on disrupting the future and embedding innovation in your business as well as your technology.
The UK is investing in technologies that will lead to new products, processes and services with the potential to create billion-pound industries and disrupt markets. Prime Air is Amazon’s future delivery system designed to safely get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less using drones. Paul Misener, VP Global Innovation Policy & Communication at Amazon talks about this revolutionary change.
Renowned Futurist, David Wood, Chair, London Futurists & Principal, Delta Wisdom discusses the fourth industrial revolution and how entrepreneurs and engineers in the UK can become better at anticipating the impact caused by disruption.
Joyeeta Das is an inspiring game changer and Founder and CEO of data visualisation start-up, Gyana. Hear from Joyeeta on taking a proactive approach to diversity and the very real benefits of fostering an inclusive team.
The growing population, ageing demographic, increased wealth and the burden of diseases are accelerating the convergence of the demand for food and improved healthcare, and driving innovation.
Simon Jones, one of the coaches who set the British cycling team on the road to glory, now Head of Innovation for Team Sky, will discuss the power of innovation to improve daily life. He will inspire you to think differently, keep an open mind and create a business that really has an impact.
Iain Hennessey, Clinical Director of Innovation at Alder Hey Children's Hospital will discuss how technologies are contributing to delivering better healthcare services across the UK and beyond; minimising costs, improving diagnosis, reducing risk and supporting the self-management of health and wellbeing.