Event

Agenda

10/31/2017
09:00
09:30 - 11:00
Vision Keynote
Jean-PhilippeCourtois (Microsoft)HaiyanZhang (Microsoft Research)JuliaWhite (Microsoft)PanosPanay (Microsoft)ClareBarclay (Microsoft)
09:45 - 10:45
ASOS - Journey to Continuous Deployment 
IanMargetts (ASOS.com)PaulTaylor (ASOS.com)
09:45 - 10:45
Azure IoT: new technologies, patterns and practices
KevinMiller (Microsoft)
09:45 - 10:45
BYOC: What to consider and how to bring, deploy and run your own containers in Azure
MarcusRobinson (Microsoft)
09:45 - 10:45
Datacentre Modernisation: A demonstration of a proven methodology and migration toolkit
SteveBryant-Brown (Microsoft)MayankNayar (Microsoft)WillRowley (Cloud Direct)
09:45 - 10:45
From Data Dinosaurs to Data Stars in Five Weeks
RobinLester (Microsoft)KimNilsson (Pivigo)
09:45 - 10:45
Introducing Microsoft AI Services
MartinKearn (Microsoft)
09:45 - 10:45
Microsoft Cloud - the most trusted cloud platform
StuartAston (Microsoft)
09:45 - 10:45
Mission Control for your Apps
RichardErwin (Microsoft)
09:45 - 10:45
Mixed Reality Partner Showcase:  Transforming the modern workplace   
RyanOrwoll (PTC)LouisDeane (VISR-VR)MarkKnowles-Lee (Fracture Reality)AnnaFear (Microsoft)
10:00
10:30 - 11:30
Azure Summit - Session 1
11:00
11:30 - 12:30
3 things every business should do to protect their users, customers and brand
11:30 - 12:00
Delivering the benefits of digital change in the Public Sector
GeroRenker (Consortium)PaulMorgan (Modality Systems)
11:30 - 12:30
Embracing the 4th Industrial Revolution within Manufacturing
NickBoyer (PROS)HenryAnson (The Manufacturer)PeterMellish (Microsoft)PhilRubins (Microsoft)
11:30 - 12:30
Enabling the Workplace of Today for the Business of Tomorrow
RyanGavin (Microsoft)
11:30 - 12:00
Extending InTune capabilities with XenMobile Connector for EMS
GerardLavin (Citrix)
11:30 - 12:00
Journey to 99% cloud based infrastructure
JonCheyne (National Theatre)
11:30 - 12:00
Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to deliver business value in Financial Services
BrianHenry (eBECS)Mark Foyster (Veripark UK and Americas)
11:30 - 12:30
New Business Models in a Cloud Enabled Financial Services Industry
Ronald Kent (Financial and Wholesale Policy)TanyaAndreasyan (Banking Technology )WayneBartlett (Microsoft)Genevieve Kangurs (TSB)
11:30 - 12:00
Planning a Successful Cloud Migration
AndyBarrow (ANS Group)
11:30 - 12:30
Quantum Computing: An overview of the technology and Microsoft’s approach
JulieLove (Microsoft)
11:30 - 12:30
Seize the Data for the Future of Retail Customer Journeys
JamesKnowles (Retail Week)ShiShShridhar (Microsoft)LouisDeane (VISR-VR)
11:30 - 12:30
Tech Trends Decoded
MichaelWignall (Microsoft)
11:30 - 13:00
Technical Keynote
ClaireVyvyan (Dell EMC)DayneTurbitt (Dell EMC)StuartNielsen-Marsh (Pulsant)JosephSirosh (Microsoft)UliHomann (Microsoft)ChrisBishop (Microsoft Research Cambridge)
11:30 - 12:30
Transactional or Transformational: Management vs Leadership
HeatherWilde (ROCeteer Inc)
11:30 - 12:30
Unplugged Government Executive Panel: Building Connected Cities of the Future
IanBell (Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire & Hertfordshire Police)Gianluca Di Pasquale (Ernst & Young)TheoBlackwell (London Government)HelenOlsen Bedford (UK Authority)
12:00
12:00 - 12:30
Bring real value to your organisation by transforming your office 365 implementation into an ideation powerhouse. Ivan Lloyd, CEO, CPS & edison365
IvanLloyd (edison365)
12:00 - 12:30
Client Story – Global Intranet Rollout with Office 365
WillDay (Rolls-Royce PLC)Richard Acreman (WM Reply)
12:00 - 12:30
Empowering your Business and End Users through Microsoft Skills and Apprenticeships
Tina Jones (Risual)AlunRogers (Risual)
12:00 - 12:30
General D365 Overview
NatashaQuinn (eBECS)BrianProsser (eBECS)
12:00 - 12:30
The Agents of Digital Change
RichardBaker (BT)IanMiller (BT Plc)JohnLunn (BT Plc)
13:00
13:30 - 14:30
Deep Dive on Microsoft Quantum Computing Software Stack and Simulator
MatthiasTroyer (Microsoft)KrystaSvore (Microsoft Research)
13:30 - 14:30
Delivering Competitive Advantage through Effective Operational Transformation
DaveHirst (Microsoft)BelindaBridgman (Just Eat)GordonWalters (Towergate Insurance Limited)MushtaqueAhmed (JJ Food Service Limited)
13:30 - 14:00
Digital Me - Transformation and Management in the Modern Workplace
AndyGoddard (Computacenter)PaulBray (Computacenter)
13:30 - 14:00
Dynamics 365 for Talent
RosalindTurner (eBECS)JeremyPike (eBECS)
13:30 - 14:00
General D365 Overview
NatashaQuinn (eBECS)BrianProsser (eBECS)
13:30 - 14:30
How Cloud can Enable Your City or Organisation
Steve Mordey (Microsoft)PaulKearsey (London Borough of Enfield )AndyKennell (Somerset County Council)
13:30 - 14:30
How Retailers are Embracing New Technology to Compete in a Customer Driven Market
MatthewTod (d4t4)NickHolman (N Brown Group)SteveRoberts (MPP Global Solutions)MattHopkins (Blue Yonder)AndyFoley (Specsavers)
13:30 - 14:30
Missing Out - Why Aren’t You Better Already?
AndrewHarmel-Law (Thoughtworks)
13:30 - 14:30
Practical examples on implementing change in Financial Services
Steve Haworth (Teleware)RichardPeers (Microsoft)AlexKleiner III (Apttus EMEA )Ashley Eakers (Actiance)Mark Foyster (Veripark UK and Americas)
13:30 - 14:00
Protect sensitive information with Office 365 Data Loss Prevention
RobertJones (Microsoft)PaulCullimore (Microsoft)
13:30 - 14:00
QuantiQ: Digital Transformation for a Cup of Coffee
MarcHadley-Smith (QuantiQ)
13:30 - 14:30
Servitization. How to turn products into profitable services.
RajkumarRoy (Cranfield University)
13:30 - 14:30
Stop 'telling' me about GDPR!... start 'showing' me what I can do today 
AndrewButler (Microsoft)JamesHoggett (Microsoft)
13:30 - 14:30
The Power of Social
AnishRajput (Microsoft)TomLyne (Microsoft)
13:30 - 14:00
“Powering the Aggreko Cloud - Find out how a global FTSE 250 customer approach security and mobility with the modern cloud” Aggreko
LynneWightman (Aggreko)AndrewNorrie (Aggreko)
14:00
14:00 - 14:30
Business in 3D: How Mixed Reality can Shape your Future
LouisDeane (VISR-VR)
14:00 - 14:30
Dynamics 365 for Field Service – Connected Field Service
NatashaQuinn (eBECS)
14:00 - 14:30
Exploring the Science of Loyalty
JamieBrighton (Adobe)
14:00 - 14:30
HPE Consumption solution for your Hybrid Environment
ReubenMelville (HPE)
14:00 - 14:30
Modernise your application to run on-premises like in the cloud
KennyLowe (Pulsant)
14:00 - 16:00
The Open Cloud with Canonical, Docker and Cloudera
MarkShuttleworth (Canonical)ScottJohnston (Docker Inc.)AmrAwadallah (Cloudera Inc.)MarkRussinovich (Microsoft)
14:00 - 14:30
“Revolutionising customer experience and securing payment data in the modern contact centre powered by Skype”
PaulXuereb (Prospect)
15:00
15:00 - 16:00
"Our approach to GDPR compliance" from Drax, Home Office & Welsh Assembly
MartinSloane (Drax)RobertClifford (Home Office)MarkNeilson (The National Assembly for Wales)AdrianKing (Mint Tulip)CraigFellowes (Microsoft)
15:00 - 16:00
AI in the Boardroom
AndrewMorgan (KPMG)
15:00 - 15:30
Are you making the most out of Azure?
AmirJafri (eBECS)HarsharnPuar (eBECS)
15:00 - 16:00
Customer Experience; The New Norm in Service Differentiation.
BenGoward (UK Local Government)
15:00 - 16:00
Deep Dive on Quantum Computing Applications
MatthiasTroyer (Microsoft)KrystaSvore (Microsoft Research)
15:00 - 15:30
Delivering the benefits of digital change in Retail
SeanRoberts (Inframon, an Ensono Company)JamesBoother (Coeo)
15:00 - 15:30
Digital Transformation and the Public Sector
JohnPittaway (Risual)MarkWilson (Risual)
15:00 - 16:00
How to develop a digital workplace strategy and transform culture at work
KimLeader (Microsoft)SophieVelzian (Microsoft)
15:00 - 15:30
How work gets done is changing. Enable people to collaborate naturally, from anywhere.
AdamJacobs (Polycom)
15:00 - 16:00
Increasing Your Customer’s Lifetime Value
ScottAllen (Microsoft)EdAtcheson (Adobe)
15:00 - 16:00
Secrets of Successful Teams
SvenPeters (Atlassian)
15:00 - 16:00
Tech Trends Decoded
MichaelWignall (Microsoft)
15:00 - 16:00
The Future of Digital Skills and Apprenticeships
JulianBeer (Birmingham City University )CatherineKnivett (Greater London Authority)JulieMills (Milton Keynes College)IanFordham (Microsoft)SarahHedley (Microsoft)EmranMian (Department for Education)
15:00 - 15:30
Why culture eats DevOps for breakfast
SteveThair (DevOpsGuys)
15:00 - 15:30
“Heading into the future without forgetting the past” Parliamentary Digital Service (PDS)
TraceyJessup
15:30 - 16:00
Client Story – Global Intranet Rollout with Office 365
WillDay (Rolls-Royce PLC)Richard Acreman (WM Reply)
15:30 - 16:00
Digital Transformation and the Commercial Sector
JohnPittaway (Risual)MarkWilson (Risual)
15:30 - 16:00
Govern Your Digital Workplace with Automation Tools
MatthewTod (d4t4)AnandJaju (AvePoint)PeterCook (AvePoint UK, Ltd. )
15:30 - 16:00
Microsoft Teams, the Future of Collaboration
KerriHollis (Microsoft)DanFernandez Cao (Microsoft)
15:30 - 16:00
Power BI and the importance of good data management
NigelHamblin (eBECS)PaulSaxton (eBECS)PaulRowley (eBECS)
16:00
16:30 - 17:15
Welcome to the Quantum Age
KrystaSvore (Microsoft Research)LeoKouwenhoven (Microsoft Research)
17:00
17:15 - 17:30
David Walliams interviewed by Greg Williams, Wired
DavidWalliams OBE (Comedian, Children's Author & Comic Relief Trustee)GregWilliams (Wired)
09:00
09:00 - 10:30
Registration and Expo
11:00
11:30 - 12:30
Break and Expo (including lunch)
12:00
12:30 - 13:30
Azure Summit - Session 2
13:00
13:30 - 14:00
Changeover
14:00
14:00 - 15:00
Azure Summit - Session 3
15:00
15:00 - 15:30
Depart
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