Smart City Marketplace
Divided into the five themes of Venturefest:
- Intelligent Infrastructure
- Intelligent Transport;
- Smart Energy
- Smart Living
- Smart Money
Three companies from each theme will showcase the best-in-class technologies.
A day long series of talks and panels from industry leaders and tech businesses on the journey to a Smart City and the opportunities and challenges presented within.
A centre for networking, exploring interactive technology and the overflow space to listen to the seminars.
Silicon Gorge Investor Pitching
10 start-ups presenting to over 50 investors from around the country to secure sponsorship for their Smart City related innovation.
10:00am Opening remarks from Peter Clough, Partner, Osborne Clarke
10:10am Sandra M. Baer, President, Personal Cities
10:30am Ian Meikle, Director, Infrastructure Systems, Innovate UK
11.15am Technology Challenges in Smart Cities (individual talks followed by panel session)
Director, Public Sector UK and Ireland, Mastercard
Head, Smart Practice, Ordnance Survey
Managing Director, YTL Developments
Director, Nova Modus Ltd
12.30pm LUNCH BREAK
13.30pm Alex Gluhak, Head of Technology, Digital Catapult
13.50pm Paul Adams, Lead on Marketing for the UK&I and Western Europe, Nokia
14.15pm Technology Solutions to Smart City Challenges (individual talks followed by panel session)
CEO, Bristol Is Open
Chief Executive, mySociety
CEO, Zeetta Networks
15:30pm Drinks Reception and Conference Round Up
UK Cities Engagement Lead, Future City Catapult
Event Moderator; Stephen Hilton