DAY TWO

 

Connected Britain Day 2

08:00 Registration open

Mr Dean Bubley

08:50 Chair's opening address

PLENARY: UNIVERSAL SERVICE OBLIGATION

Mr Chris Townsend
09:00

Creating an environment for superfast delivery

We are waiting on confirmation from BDUK on who will replace Chris Townsend as the BDUK speaker at the conference.
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

 
David Rodman, Executive Director of Policy and Regulation, Virgin Media
Mr 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.

  • Building the smart city with intelligent street lighting
  • How can cities capitalise on the big data opportunity?
  • Ms Susie Ruston McAleer

    Moderator:
    Ms 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

  • Smart Communities: How do we develop the digital skills and engagement that will allow the UK to thrive?
  • 12:10

    Reserved for event partner

    12:30 Lunch & networking

    SMART BRITAIN

    CONNECTED BRITAIN FOR ALL

    14:00

    Chair’s opening address

    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
    Mr Aaron Partouche, Director of Marketing and Business Development, Colt Technology Services
    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
     
    Dr Ranulfranulf Scarbrough, Director - Cornwall Superfast Broadband Programme, BT
    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
    Professor 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
     
    Alexander Holt, Head of CivTech® Pilot, Scottish Government
    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

    16:00 Drinks reception with extended networking

    last published: 14/Mar/17 10:25 GMT