3 September, 1:30pm – 4:30pm Tech Forum 2020 – Tech for Good

Thursday 3 September 2020
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The Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the Netherlands is very pleased to invite our members to Tech Forum 2020 organized by our colleagues at the Swedish Chamber of Commerce UK.

Venue: Virtual

Technology can be transformational. But how is tech tackling the fundamental challenges facing us within environmental and social impact? Join us at Tech Forum 2020 – a virtual and collaborative gathering – as we discuss the technologies of the future, and tech as an enabler for good. How can ideas and innovation behind ideal driven technology and conscious investments be used to drive change? Through keynotes, panels, pitching sessions from aspiring start-ups and interactive talk shows, and with a stellar line-up of speakers from both sides of the North Sea and Europe, we explore the technologies shaping the future and how the industry, academia and policy makers can solve the world’s problems together.

Join us and meet leading and successful Swedish and British entrepreneurs, large corporates on their own digitisation journeys, UK public bodies in transformation, and some of the many venture capital investors browsing the space in Europe’s financial capital.

Agenda

More details to follow

Welcome
Peter Sandberg, Managing Director, Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the UK

Introduction
Master of Ceremonies
TBC

5G as an enabler
Marielle Lindgren,
CEO, Ericsson UK and Ireland

Technologies shaping the future
Harry Rhys Davies, Applied AI Lead, Tech Nation
Dr. Stephanie Hare, Author, Researcher and Broadcaster
Marielle Lindgren, CEO, Ericsson UK and Ireland
Moderated by Amy Boyd, Senior Cloud Advocate, Microsoft

Transforming urban transport, a sharing model
Bodil Eriksson
, CEO, Volvo Car Mobility

Transforming the high street, back to local
Nick Brackenbury, Co-Founder & CEO, NearSt

Impact at the core of the business model
Agate Freimane, General Partner, Norrsken VC
Juliet Bauer, UK Managing Director, KRY/LIVI
Cansu Deniz Bayrak, Partner, Head of Fundraising, Bethnal Green Ventures
Mikkel Skott Olsen, Head of +impact, Danske Bank
Robbie Foley, General Manager UK, Karma
Moderated by Aurore Belfrage, Partner, SusTechable, and Senior Advisor, AI Innovation of Sweden

Attracting capital and backing ideas
Sofia Dolfe, Investor, Index Ventures
Carlo Biggio, Venture Capital Investor, Accel Partners
Teemu Mattila, Investment Manager, DN Capital
Annette Wilson, Chair Europe, Antler
Deepka Rana, Venture Capital Investor, Northzone
Moderated by Amali de Alwis, UK Managing Director, Microsoft for StartUps

From idea to global – building a unicorn
Steven Collins
, Chief Technology Officer, King

Solving the world’s problem – together
Bethan Charnley, Head of Strategic Projects, CDEI
Sabina Ciofu, Head of EU and Trade Policy, techUK
Torgny Gunnarsson, Deputy CEO, Combient Group
Tony Young, National Clinical Lead for Innovation, NHS England
Moderated by Darren Murphy, Program Manager, Antler

About Tech Forum

Tech Forum is a platform for Swedish-British and European tech and investors to meet, learn and to discuss. Celebrating the best of the latest in technology whether it’s artificial intelligence, blockchain or virtual reality (and beyond) – the forum features leading experts at global success stories, exciting entrepreneurs and challengers alongside passionate purse-string partners.

 

Participation Fee

Booking information

Swedish Chamber of Commerce NL member price: FREE
YP member NL price: FREE
Non-member price: £45

Registration details

Book your ticket here:

https://www.scc.org.uk/events/list/tech-forum-2020/

Terms & Conditions

Bookings are non-refundable, but at the discretion of the organiser, you can change the name of the person attending. For this, please contact events@scc.org.uk.

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