Thank you for being a part of Innovation through Interconnection 2017. We look forward to seeing you next year!

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Agenda & Content

08:30 - 09:30 Registration and Breakfast
09:35 - 09:45 Welcome - Russell Poole, MD, Equinix (UK) Ltd
09:45 - 10:30 Setting the Scene - Future of the Digital Era : David Rowan, Former Editor, Wired UK
10:30 - 11:00 "Meet you at the Digital Edge" - Steve Smith, CEO, Equinix Inc - Download PDF
11:00 - 11:20 Interconnection in Action (Networking Break in Exhibition Lounge)
Innovation In Practice for Business Innovation in Practice for Tech
11:20 - 12:00 Take it to the Board by Centre for the Digital Economy - 5 Steps to Digital Leadership - Alan W. Brown, Executive Director & Roger Camrass, Visiting Professor Download PDF Positioning the UK - Building the now and future digital infrastructure
Steve Haines, Group Managing Director – BT Group
Russell Poole, Managing Director – Equinix
Julian David, CEO – TechUK
Izabella Kaminska, Chair - FT
12:00 -12:30 Planes, Trains & Automobiles by NCC Group – Cyber Security in a Connected World - Tim Rawlins Director and Senior Advisor - Download PDF Equinix - Flip the Architecture with Interconnected Oriented Architecture™ - Nicolas Roger, Senior Manager Global Solutions Architect - Download PDF
12:30 -13:00 ARUP - Designing and integrating innovative and award-winning engineering with an end-user focus - Michael Beaven, Director, Building Services & Environmental Engineering - Download PDF Building your Cloud Strategy by Coca Cola Enterprises - Preparing for the Future… when you don’t know what you don’t know! - Robin Ford, Cloud Services Manager - Get the Case Study
13:00 - 13:45 Interconnection in Action (networking Lunch in Exhibition Lounge)
13:45 - 14:15 Thomson Reuters - On the cloud, in the cloud, be the cloud! Real time big data analytics direct from the cloud for competitive advantage F5 Networks - Securely Realizing the Potential of a Hybrid Cloud World - Tristan Liverpool, Director - Systems Engineering UK&I - Download PDF
14:15 - 14:45 Cloud Without Borders - Alibaba Cloud has served Alibaba Group and more than 65% of Chinese companies in the past 8 years - Eva Zhang, Business Development Director AliBabaCloud John Lewis Partnership - Breaking the deadlock of uncertainty. Step change to a cloud neutral, lower risk and adaptable infrastructure - Steve Parker, Infrastructure Strategy Architect - Download PDF
14:45 - 15:15 Equinix - Solving for the Digital Edge - See how next generation architectures drive competitive advantage at the digital edge - Michael Winterson – Managing Director of Equinix Services - Get the Whitepaper Oracle - The New Digital Economy - Take a deeper look at a number of sectors that are successfully embracing digital and what they are doing with digital - John Abel, Senior Business Director
15:15 - 15:35 Interconnection in Action (Networking Break in Exhibition Lounge)
15:35 - 16:15 Keynote - The Race to get Media and Broadcast Cloud Ready: Mark Harrison, MD, Digital Production Partnership
16:15- 16:45 Review of the Day - Customer Speakers
16:45 - 17:00 Wrap Up and Closing Comments - Russell Poole, MD, Equinix (UK) Ltd
17:00 - Onwards Drinks Reception

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