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Schedule

With loads of amazing sessions to choose from over the week,
 we couldn't be more excited about our lineup.
Which ones will you watch?

2020/10/12

University of Birmingham Coding Boot Camp - Path to a New Digital Career

12 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Daniel Williams UK Career Director, University of Birmingham
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Accessing R&D grant funding - clear as mud?

12 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Omar Saeed Director, Grant Starter
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Can a local digital currency support innovation and collaboration between entrepreneurs in Birmingham?

12 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Stuart Bowles Co-Founder, Parity Network Ltd
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The 3 Biggest Branding Mistakes Tech-Led Companies Make

12 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Kim Leary CEO, Squibble
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Silicon Canal: Start-up Stories

12 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Sukhveer Atwal, Sonu Bubna, Shrevan Marath & Rich Westman Girls Lead, Shopper.com, Work Simplr & Kaido
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The No-Code Startup

12 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Simon Jenner & Jof Walters Million Labs & Million Labs
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Factory Planning- The Full Picture with Theorem XR

12 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Stephen Fletcher Account Manager, Theorem Solutions (Tamworth)
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Virtual Reality and its use for most industries

12 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Jason Barlow Studio Manager, TalkOutVR
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Practical Project Management Techniques to deliver Digital Transformation

12 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Harpal Mattu Practice Manager, Myriad Consulting
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Making the most of your local tech ecosystem

12 October 2020, 03:00 PM
Perdie Alder & Margaret Anne Coyle Spice Startups & Spice Startups
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2020/10/13

The Road Ahead for Work - Identity, Community and Workplace Tribes

13 October 2020, 09:00 AM
Bruce Daisley Former Vice President & Best Selling Author, Twitter UK
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6 ways Industry 4.0 Solutions Providers & Manufacturing Businesses can do business better

13 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Russell Watkins Co-founder, Sempai
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Propel your business to the next level

13 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Zulfikar Ali Senior Business Advisor, Enterprise Europe Network
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How to benefit from Birmingham's multicultural tech talent

13 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Gaia Caruso & David Harvey Sparta Global & Sparta Global
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Putting people at the heart of transformation

13 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Chris Finnegan & Rob McCracken Curium Solutions & Curium Solutions
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Why your people matter most - embracing cultural change?

13 October 2020, 11:30 AM
Alex Arundale Chief People Officer, Advanced
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Improving student careers engagement and decision making through technology

13 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Antony Adams Founder, Careers Calendar
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Birmingham Digital Gateways

13 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Lydia Buffery, Charlotte Goodger, Harriet Mepham & Dr Wei Wu WeiPoint
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The Digital Skills Gap - The Brum Muse 12 Months On

13 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Daniel Hoff-Rodrigues Director / Community Lead, CX Squared / Birmingham Tech
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Accessing the Jobs of the Future

13 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Dan Corcoran & Dr David Hardman MBE Reedmace Solutions Ltd & Bruntwood SciTech Birmingham
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People centric systems: Connecting people, processes and technology

13 October 2020, 01:00 PM
Karl Nicholson Chief Information Officer, Synaptek
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Communities of Practice

13 October 2020, 01:00 PM
Lee Marshall & Michelle O’Rourke The Pirate Tester & Woodrow Mercer Group
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Digital Skills & Diversity: Planning for the future

13 October 2020, 02:00 PM
Marika Beckford, Lee Jones, Chris Meah & Oyinkansola Adebayo West Midlands Combined Authority, Microsoft, School Of Code & Niyo Enterprises and Black Codher
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Purpose – The secret weapon in Tech

13 October 2020, 03:00 PM
Chris Blackwell, Alberto Gonzalez Otero & Sarah Rozenthuler Purpose Led Performance, Just on Purpose & Bridgework Consulting Ltd
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2020/10/14

Amazon’s culture of innovation & customer centricity

14 October 2020, 09:00 AM
Thomas Blood Digital Innovation Leader, Amazon Web Services
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Why 90% of pitches fail

14 October 2020, 10:15 AM
B.D. Dalton Director, Rockfine Group Ltd
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Unlocking Instagram for businesses

14 October 2020, 10:15 AM
David Glenwright Head of Training, JC Social Media
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Using tax reliefs to accelerate growth and support your cashflow

14 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Amy Burton, John Foskett & Nsima Udoh RSM UK, RSM UK & RSM UK
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PR Power Up for Scale-Ups

14 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Sian Gaskell Founder & Managing Director, CubanEight
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What is needed to create more successful tech scale ups in Birmingham?

14 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Jay Ashcroft, Chris Blackwell & Yiannis Maos Birmingham Tech Week, Purpose Led Performance & Birmingham Tech
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The Future of Mobility in a Smart City

14 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Lucy Yu / and Chris Thompson, Mark Collins, Amardeep Gill & Robin North Voi Technology / You. Smart. Thing., Transport for West Midlands, Trowers & Hamlins & Immense Simulations Ltd
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Clearing the 5G Patent Forest

14 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Philip Cupitt, Josue Ortiz-Ramirez & Simon Portman Marks & Clerk, Deloitte LLP & Marks & Clerk
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West Midlands Amazon Small Business Accelerator

14 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Emma Jones MBE, Helen Chapman & Jade Page Enterprise Nation, Dotty Fish & Amazon
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Secrets & Lies: The truth about fast-growing StartUps

14 October 2020, 11:30 AM
Jill Palmer CEO, Click Travel
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Build & Scale up a Tech Business without writing any code

14 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Kapil Madan CEO, Dynamatix Ltd
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How To Run A Successful Business (And Feel Like A Success)

14 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Lee Lam Founder, UK’s StartUp Partner
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Welcome to the New and More Rewarding Financial Era

14 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Michael Bristow CEO and Co-Founder, CrowdProperty
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Student-Built Tech Startups: Starting From Scratch

14 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Harriet Noy & John Sewell Hazaar & Eazyl
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Seed investing in the UK is losing momentum - what does it mean and why it matters

14 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Francesco Perticarari General Partner, Silicon Roundabout Ventures
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Amazon ScaleUp Stories

14 October 2020, 02:00 PM
Dr Asha Patel & Avin Rabheru Innovating Minds & Housekeep
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Success factors for ScaleUps: The landscape, the future of growth capital and support for ScaleUps

14 October 2020, 03:00 PM
Irene Graham CEO, ScaleUp Institute
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7 priorities for rapid profitability and cost reductions for agencies

14 October 2020, 04:00 PM
Nathan Anibaba, Kay Masannek, Zuber Vindhani & Richard J Kaiser Agency Dealmasters, Google Cloud, White Stratus & Wilderness Agency
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2020/10/15

How to implement innovation effectively

15 October 2020, 09:00 AM
Steve Chown, Pam Sheemar & Rohit Talwar NatWest, NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator & Fast Future
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Build an E-Commerce Eco System That Provides a Killer Customer Journey

15 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Steve Hooper Director, SiteGeek
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Home Assistant - The Swiss Army Knife of Home Automation

15 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Ruth Mills Software Engineer, Click Travel
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Digital innovation, strategy and transformation at National Express

15 October 2020, 11:30 AM
Rob Muir Chief Digital Officer, National Express Group
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Salesforce - Customer Story from Standard Life and ‘How Coaching Skills can empower Salesforce Users’

15 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Paul Cathcart, Heather Black & Leanne Harkin Standard Life, Supermums CIC & Purus
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Future of Professional Services in AI Enabled World

15 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Lucy Kimbell & Tony Randle Social Design Institute at University of the Arts London & Shoosmiths Solicitors
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Kickstart The Green Recovery with Midlands Greentech

15 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Michaela Kendall CEO, Adelan
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Practical Domain-Driven Design; using domains to drive technology

15 October 2020, 12:45 PM
James Butherway Senior Software Engineer, Click Travel
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CodeYourFuture - fighting inequality in the developer community and broader society

15 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Claire Bickley Regional Manager - West Midlands, CodeYourFuture
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Building and Nurturing Your Business within an Innovation Ecosystem

15 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Katharine Fuller & Dr David Hardman MBE Bruntwood SciTech Birmingham & Bruntwood SciTech Birmingham
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Achieving Customer Success in Tech: Relationships, Revenue & Results

15 October 2020, 02:00 PM
James Jean-Louis, Christopher Purdie & Lisa Vicary Zoom EV, PM Connect & The Prince's Trust
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Future Communities: Building the society of tomorrow

15 October 2020, 05:00 PM
Omran Al Habbal & Daniel Evans Birmingham Enterprise Community & Birmingham Enterprise Community
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‘Mutant Algorithms’ and the Challenges in Responsible Data Science

15 October 2020, 06:00 PM
Sophia Adams Bhatti, John Groom, Marion Oswald, Anand Pandya & Professor Karen Yeung Wavelength, Baker McKenzie, Northumbria University, Newcastle, Accenture & University of Birmingham
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2020/10/16

An Entrepreneurial Journey - The Power of Thinking Differently

16 October 2020, 09:00 AM
Joseph Daniels CEO & Founder, Project Etopia Group
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Combining expertise across energy and technology to tackle the complex challenge of reaching net zero.

16 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Tom Anderson & Dan Wright Grid Edge & Grid Edge
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Dark Web and Threat Actors

16 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Michael Earle & Chris Woods CyberQ Group & CyberQ Group
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Diversity and Inclusion

16 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Ria Blagburn Technology Team Integrator, Vanti
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Responding to the demand for TECH

16 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Matthew Campbell-Hill, Professor Tony Metcalfe & Professor Ivan Wall University of Birmingham, University of Birmingham & Aston University
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West Midlands 5G - The road to getting the UK’s best 5G network

16 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Peter Bishop, Heather Clark, Rhys Enfield & Paul Ward Birmingham City Council, City of Wolverhampton Council, West Midlands 5G & Coventry City Council
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Why women in tech are being photoshopped rather than hired

16 October 2020, 10:15 AM
Sonu Bubna, Pat Crossley-Smith, Emily Lawton & Melissa Snover Shopper.com, Methods, REPL Group & Nourish3d
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Show Me The Money: Funding Innovation

16 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Drew Currie Head of Projects, Innovation Factory Cooperative
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AI in Recruiting

16 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Gautham Senthilnathan & Steve Thomas Internly & Internly
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Valuing Your Venture

16 October 2020, 12:45 PM
John Cooke Mentor, University of Birmingham Enterprise
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Positive Realities: XR For Youth Wellbeing, Coventry Uk City Of Culture In 2021

16 October 2020, 12:45 PM
Elizabeth Lawal, Tim Luft & Will Saunders Coventry City of Culture Trust, Create Central & StoryFutures Academy
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Digital Neuroscience 101 and the Importance of Empathy in Digital Experience Design

16 October 2020, 01:00 PM
Rachel Drinkwater Senior Business Analyst (Digital Teaching & Learning)
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5PRING - The UK’s first Application Accelerator for 5G

16 October 2020, 02:00 PM
John Aloy, David Green / and Ray Lambe, Robert Franks & Bruno Moraes O2, Deloitte UK / Digital Catapult, West Midlands 5G & Wayra UK
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Artificial Intelligence: How AI is transforming our world

16 October 2020, 03:00 PM
Bjoern Hirtenjohann Account Technology Strategist, Microsoft
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