DAY TWO

 

Connected Britain Day 2

08:00 Registration open

Dean Bubley

08:50 Chair's opening address

PLENARY: UNIVERSAL SERVICE OBLIGATION

Jonathan Neil Mendelsohn
09:00

Presentation from Lord Mendelsohn

Jonathan Neil Mendelsohn, Shadow Minister for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy and Shadow Minister for International Trade, House of Lords
Panel discussion
09:20

Creating the right incentive and regulatory framework for digital Britain

  •     Is the USO limiting investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure?
  •     Delivering ultrafast broadband to the whole of the UK
  •     Does the legal separation of Openreach deliver a healthier investment environment?
  •     Building the regulatory environment for our digital future 
Gary Miller, Head of Group Public Policy, BT
Simon Pilsbury, Regulation Director, TalkTalk
Stephen Unger, Group Director and Board Member, Ofcom
Clive Selley
10:00

Presentation from Openreach

10:20

Speed networking

10:40 Networking refreshments

ROUNDTABLES: SMART BRITAIN

round tables
11:10

Roundtables exploring how the UK can deliver, and capitalise on, smart infrastructure.

  • Driving daring and innovation in your organisation
  • Alexander Holt

    Moderator:
    Alexander Holt, Head of CivTech®, Scottish Government

  • How can cities capitalise on the big data opportunity?
  • Susie Ruston McAleer

    Moderator:
    Susie Ruston McAleer, Partner, NextGen and Managing Director, 21c Consultancy

  • How can we deliver connectivity to support the deployment of smart technologies that will enhance rural economies and society?
  • Steve Bromham

    Moderator:
    Steve Bromham, Co-founder, Director, Save9 Limited

  • How do we deliver transport corridor connectivity that will enable smart transport systems?
  • Julian McGougan

    Moderator:
    Julian McGougan, Head of Technology, techUK

  • Public service opportunities with smart infrastructure
  • Arun Dehiri

    Moderator:
    Arun Dehiri, Managing Director, Red Dawn Consulting

  • The practical road to implementing 5G
  • Ian Corden

    Moderator:
    Ian Corden, Director, Plum Consulting

  • What are the socioeconomic benefits of delivering enhanced inner-city connectivity?
  • Rob McNally

    Moderator:
    Rob McNally, Corporate ICT Lead, Calderdale M.B.C.

    12:10

    Reserved for event partner

    12:30 Lunch & networking

    SMART BRITAIN

    CONNECTED BRITAIN FOR ALL

    14:00

    Chair’s opening address

    Ian Adkins, Principal, Analysys Mason
    14:10

    Smart Britain: Delivering the cities of the future

    - Realising the smart living dream
    - Delivering smart city infrastructure
    - The role of 5G
    - Understanding how a smarter Britain can create thriving economies and societies
     
    Jessica Ellis, Strategic Partnership Board Member, Bristol Is Open
    14:10

    Rural access: The issue that isn’t going away

    - Understanding the current state of investment and regulation for delivering rural access networks
    - Business models for rural access
    - The role of alternative access technologies including satellite and hybrid networks
     
    14:50

    Transforming the Beeb: How emerging technology is revolutionising the broadcast industry

    Matthew Postgate, Chief Technology & Product Officer, BBC
    15:10

    Creating the economies of the future

    - Delivering the 4th Industrial Revolution
    - M2M and the IoT
    - How do we create a hyper-connected Britain
    - Securing the connected economy
     
    Paul Mason, Europe Digital Services Leader, Honeywell Building Solutions
    Prof Jeremy Watson, Professor and Vice Dean, Engineering Sciences, University College London; Director, PETRAS IoT Hub
    15:10

    Building a Connected Britain for all

    - Understanding the social benefits of delivering affordable, superfast connectivity – from education to health and beyond
    - Delivering business transformation for SMEs
    - Improving social inclusion and community cohesion with digital skills and connectivity
     
    Leigh Smyth, Head of Digital Inclusion, Lloyds Banking Group
    Andrew Jacobs, Head of Financial and Digital Inclusion Unit, Welsh Government
    15:50

    Chair's closing remarks

    Ian Adkins, Principal, Analysys Mason

    16:00 Drinks reception with extended networking

    last published: 24/May/17 12:15 GMT