Open Data Innovation Summit

June 12 & 13, London, 2017

The Schedule

*Please note, this is subject to change

The Open Data Innovation Summit is part of the DigiTech Festival, London Tech Week's leading experience on data, digital and design. For more information, see the full 5-track agenda here.

For more information on passes or group discounts, please contact Jordan Charalampous at jc@theiegroup.com or 0203 868 0306.

Day 1

08:00

Registration & Light Breakfast - Exhibition Area

09:00

Open Data Communication for Weather Forecasts

Ken Mylne — Head of Science at Met Office

09:30

From Big to Open Data, Storytelling is the Way to Leverage Insights

Isabelle Marchand — Information Designer at Lloyds Banking Group

10:00

Big Data for a Smarter London

Andrew Collinge — Asst. Dir., Intelligence & Analysis at GLA

10:30

Morning Coffee Break - Exhibition Area

11:00

Building an Open Data Relationship for Government and Citizens

Lejla Sadiku — Open Data Specialist at UNDP

11:30

Using Data Analytics to Optimise the Performance of Clinical Trials

Joanne North — Forme Head of Data at GlaxoSmithKline

12:00

Making Official Statistics Open by Default

Oliver Chinganya — Director, African Statistics at United Nations

12:30

Lunch

13:30

Panel: Going Open - How The UK's Largest Sectors Are Transforming With Open Data

Alice Hou — General Counsel at Citymapper

14:30

ESA Programmes for Exploitation of Earth Observation

Ed Pechorro — Earth Observation Application Engineer at European Space Agency

15:00

Interoperability, the New Frontier for the Open Data Movement

Harpinder Collacott — Executive Director at Development Initiatives

15:30

Afternoon Coffee Break - Exhibition Area

16:00

Building Public-Private Data Collaboration in the Foods Industry

Julie Pierce — Director, Open Data at Food Standards Agency

16:30

Open Data & Geo Data for Disaster Risk Assessment

Edward Anderson — Sr. Specialist, Technology at The World Bank

17:00

Networking Drinks - Exhibition Area

Day 2

08:00

Registration & Light Breakfast - Exhibition Area

09:00

Making Data Accessible in Hyperlocal Communities

Samhir Vasdev — Advisor, Digital Development at IREX

09:30

Using Open Data to Improve Media Accountability

Caelainn Barr — Data Journalist at The Guardian

10:00

Adding Open Data Value to 'Closed Data' Problems

Simon Price — Research Fellow at University of Bristol

10:30

An Introduction to IE Business School

Marcos Ramírez — Manager, Business Analytics at IE Business School

10:40

Morning Coffee Break - Exhibition Area

11:00

Open Land & Property Data – The Story So Far

John Abbott — Director, Digital Services at Land Registry

11:30

Transport for London’s Open Data Journey

Rikesh Shah — Manager, Digital at TFL

12:00

The Biggest Trends in Data: From the Stone Age to the Golden Age

Matt Laessig — Co-Founder at data.world

12:30

Open Data: Focus on Quality to Boost the Benefit

Paul Malyon — Manager, Data Strategy at Experian

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Invitation to Attend Other Tracks

* Please note that due to the busy schedules and work priorities of our speakers, the schedule is subject to change - we will always endeavour to find a suitable replacement wherever possible. Left_double_arrowBack