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Conference programme 5th March

Use our programme to plan your day and see what time each speaker is on.


Time Sessions
  9.00 Registration and refreshments
  9.30 Welcome to the conference from Cllr Peter Marland, Leader, Milton Keynes Council
  9.35 Welcome and overview from Conference Chair Sir Alan Wilson FBA, FRS, Professor of Urban and Regional Systems, UCL and Chair, Lead Expert Group, Foresight Future Cities Project, Government Office for Science
  9.50 Geoff Snelson, Director of Strategy, Milton Keynes Council - MK The Future City Roadmap
10.05 Mark Prisk FRICS, MP, Chair of Smart Cities, All-Party Parliamentary Group
Panel - Data and the Internet of Things
Enrico Motta, Professor of Knowledge Technologies, KMi, MK:Smart, The Open University
Dr Nicola Millard, Customer Experience Futurologist, BT Global Services
Gary Atkinson, Director Emerging Technologies, ARM Holdings
Neil Crockett, CEO, Digital Catapult
11.05 Refreshment break and networking
11.35 Keynote - Martha Lane Fox, Chancellor of The Open University and Chair, Go-ON UK with Q & A
Panel - Transport and Intelligent Mobility
John Miles, Professor of Transitional Energy Strategies, University of Cambridge
Steve Yianni, Chief Executive, Transport Systems Catapult
Richard Parry-Jones, Founder and CEO, RPJ Consulting
12.35  Keynote - Ian Dalton CBE, President, Global Government & Health, BT Global Services
12.50 Lunch and networking
14.10 Keynote - Tim Blackman, Acting Vice-Chancellor, The Open University
Panel - Citizens and Communities
James Goodman, Director of Futures, Forum for the Future
Lorraine Hudson, MK:Smart Research Associate, The Open University
Liz Brandt, CEO, Crtl-Shift
Usman Haque, Founding Partner, Umbrellium
15.10 Keynote - Peter Madden OBE, Chief Executive, Future Cities Catapult 
15.25 Refreshment break and networking
Panel - Opportunities for Cities 
Lean Doody, Associate, ARUP
Stuart Martin, CEO, Satellite Applications Catapult
Brian Kilkelly, FRSA, CEO, World Cities Network
Justin Anderson, Chairman and CEO, Flexeye
16.55 Final address from Chair and partners
17.30 Finish  


Programme maybe subject to change