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Nov 10, 2021
10:00 - 10:45 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Other
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 10:00 11/10/2021 10:45 Official Opening Ceremony - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Welcome to GoTech World 2021!

Speakers:
Octavian Oprea, President @Authority for the Digitalization of Romania
Alexandru Maxineanu, Project Manager @GoTech World
Sabin Sărmaș, Chairman of IT&C Committee of the Chamber of Deputies @Comisia pentru Tehnologia Informației și Comunicațiilor a Camerei Deputațiilor
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Official Opening Ceremony

10:00 - 10:45 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Other
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 10:00 11/10/2021 10:45 Official Opening Ceremony - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Welcome to GoTech World 2021!

Speakers:
Octavian Oprea, President @Authority for the Digitalization of Romania
Alexandru Maxineanu, Project Manager @GoTech World
Sabin Sărmaș, Chairman of IT&C Committee of the Chamber of Deputies @Comisia pentru Tehnologia Informației și Comunicațiilor a Camerei Deputațiilor
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Welcome to GoTech World 2021!
Octavian Palade
Octavian Palade
Content Strategy Manager
Internet Corp
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Octavian Palade is the Content Strategy Manager for Internet Corp, one of the most important publishers in the Romanian online media market. He's also a seasoned tech & business journalist, with over 11 years of experience, writing about startups and innovation for start-up.ro, the leading local startup news website. Pasionate about video, Octavian is also the Project Manager for VideoCorp, Internet Corp's multimedia department.

Octavian Oprea
Octavian Oprea
President
Authority for the Digitalization of Romania
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Octavian Oprea is the acting President of the Authority for the Digitalization of Romania since January 11th 2021. In his current role, he oversaw the development of the public platform dedicated to online payments - Ghișeul.ro - that reached over 1 million users and collected over 200 million euros this year. Mr. Oprea was formerly the Vice President in charge of managing the digitalization projects of the Authority. During 2010-2016, he attended the courses of the Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest, specializing in economics and management. After graduating, Mr. Oprea became a business consultant, promoting efficient management techniques to plan company resources allocation through the use of software solutions. Using data-driven decision-making tools, Mr. Oprea generated excellent results in a variety of industries – from financial and human resource management to production, trade and sales. From 2017 until February 2020, when he became Vice President of ADR, Mr. Oprea worked for a global software company as Interfaces Country Lead & Project Manager. His duties covered all stages of project implementation, from business analysis and user software training, to Go-live support and post-implementation support. He was involved in managing the interoperability process of the systems of a top multinational corporation in the FMCG industry, by interconnecting platforms such as ERP, CRM, EDI, etc.



Octavian Oprea' sessions:

10:00 - 10:45 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Other
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 10:00 11/10/2021 10:45 Europe/Bucharest Official Opening Ceremony - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Welcome to GoTech World 2021!

Speakers:
Octavian Oprea, President @Authority for the Digitalization of Romania
Alexandru Maxineanu, Project Manager @GoTech World
Sabin Sărmaș, Chairman of IT&C Committee of the Chamber of Deputies @Comisia pentru Tehnologia Informației și Comunicațiilor a Camerei Deputațiilor
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Official Opening Ceremony

Welcome to GoTech World 2021!


Alexandru Maxineanu
Alexandru Maxineanu
Project Manager
GoTech World
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Alexandru Maxineanu' sessions:

10:00 - 10:45 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Other
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 10:00 11/10/2021 10:45 Europe/Bucharest Official Opening Ceremony - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Welcome to GoTech World 2021!

Speakers:
Octavian Oprea, President @Authority for the Digitalization of Romania
Alexandru Maxineanu, Project Manager @GoTech World
Sabin Sărmaș, Chairman of IT&C Committee of the Chamber of Deputies @Comisia pentru Tehnologia Informației și Comunicațiilor a Camerei Deputațiilor
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Official Opening Ceremony

Welcome to GoTech World 2021!


Sabin Sărmaș
Sabin Sărmaș
Chairman of IT&C Committee of the Chamber of Deputies
Comisia pentru Tehnologia Informației și Comunicațiilor a Camerei Deputațiilor
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Mr. Sărmaș has developed his professional career in public and private organizations, always linked to the digital sector and the governance of the information and knowledge society. He is currently serving as member of the Romanian Parliament while acting as Chairman of the IT&C Commission within the Chamber of Deputies. Mr. Sabin Sărmaș has been nominated Designated President to Plenipotentiary Conference 2022 of The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) by the Government of Romania. Prior to these engagements, he was President of the National Authority for Digitalization between 2019 – 2021, being responsible for the coordination and implementation of national policies, strategies, and projects in the field of the information technology, communications, and digitalization of public services. His cross-sector activities were also linked to the private sector, as software engineer and business developer within various companies located in the city of Cluj-Napoca. Therefore, Mr. Sărmaș has acknowledged and tackled the challenges of the sector from a multi-stakeholder perspective, becoming known as transformational and visionary expert. Mr. Sabin Sărmaș graduated the Telecommunications Faculty within the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca as Diplomate Engineer, followed by academic fellowships at Vrije University of Brussels and Technical University of Cluj-Napoca (as PhD).



Sabin Sărmaș' sessions:

10:00 - 10:45 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Other
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 10:00 11/10/2021 10:45 Europe/Bucharest Official Opening Ceremony - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Welcome to GoTech World 2021!

Speakers:
Octavian Oprea, President @Authority for the Digitalization of Romania
Alexandru Maxineanu, Project Manager @GoTech World
Sabin Sărmaș, Chairman of IT&C Committee of the Chamber of Deputies @Comisia pentru Tehnologia Informației și Comunicațiilor a Camerei Deputațiilor
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Official Opening Ceremony

Welcome to GoTech World 2021!


Răzvan Sighinaș
Răzvan Sighinaș
Chief Informational Officer
ING Bank Romania
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Razvan Sighinas joined ING Bank Romania management Board in March as CIO. Răzvan is active in the IT field for more than 18 years, having started as a software engineer and moving on to operations and senior management roles in US and Europe for major players including Oracle, Vodafone and Electronic Arts. He holds an engineer’s degree from the Bucharest Polytechnic University, an MBA from HEC France and several major certifications in software and project management. Prior to his joining ING he operated as Senior Director for Electronic Arts, running an organization spanning across US, Canada, Romania, Ireland and India in charge of providing technology solutions and services such as game engines, big data and real time analytics solutions running behind all Electronic Arts’ digital offerings. For 10 years, he also headed the IT Operations for Vodafone Romania and created the IT Shared Service Center in Bucharest for Vodafone Group. Travelling, tennis and water sports are his main hobbies and he takes great pride in his two boys that share this passion for sports and technology.



Răzvan Sighinaș' sessions:

11:00 - 11:30 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 11:00 11/10/2021 11:30 Europe/Bucharest Why trust is critical in an increasingly hybrid society? - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Dealing with the trust of customers while offering a hybrid experience.

Speakers:
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Why trust is critical in an increasingly hybrid society?

Dealing with the trust of customers while offering a hybrid experience.
10:00 - 10:45 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Other
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 10:00 11/10/2021 10:45 Europe/Bucharest Official Opening Ceremony - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Welcome to GoTech World 2021!

Speakers:
Octavian Oprea, President @Authority for the Digitalization of Romania
Alexandru Maxineanu, Project Manager @GoTech World
Sabin Sărmaș, Chairman of IT&C Committee of the Chamber of Deputies @Comisia pentru Tehnologia Informației și Comunicațiilor a Camerei Deputațiilor
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Official Opening Ceremony

Welcome to GoTech World 2021!


10:45 - 11:00 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Networking Break
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 10:45 11/10/2021 11:00 Networking Break - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future In the Networking Breaks, you can visit the expo area or chat directly with representatives from our partners.

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Networking Break

10:45 - 11:00 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Networking Break
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 10:45 11/10/2021 11:00 Networking Break - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future In the Networking Breaks, you can visit the expo area or chat directly with representatives from our partners.

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In the Networking Breaks, you can visit the expo area or chat directly with representatives from our partners.
11:00 - 11:30 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 11:00 11/10/2021 11:30 Why trust is critical in an increasingly hybrid society? - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Dealing with the trust of customers while offering a hybrid experience.

Speakers:
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Why trust is critical in an increasingly hybrid society?

11:00 - 11:30 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 11:00 11/10/2021 11:30 Why trust is critical in an increasingly hybrid society? - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Dealing with the trust of customers while offering a hybrid experience.

Speakers:
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Dealing with the trust of customers while offering a hybrid experience.
Răzvan Sighinaș
Răzvan Sighinaș
Chief Informational Officer
ING Bank Romania
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Razvan Sighinas joined ING Bank Romania management Board in March as CIO. Răzvan is active in the IT field for more than 18 years, having started as a software engineer and moving on to operations and senior management roles in US and Europe for major players including Oracle, Vodafone and Electronic Arts. He holds an engineer’s degree from the Bucharest Polytechnic University, an MBA from HEC France and several major certifications in software and project management. Prior to his joining ING he operated as Senior Director for Electronic Arts, running an organization spanning across US, Canada, Romania, Ireland and India in charge of providing technology solutions and services such as game engines, big data and real time analytics solutions running behind all Electronic Arts’ digital offerings. For 10 years, he also headed the IT Operations for Vodafone Romania and created the IT Shared Service Center in Bucharest for Vodafone Group. Travelling, tennis and water sports are his main hobbies and he takes great pride in his two boys that share this passion for sports and technology.



Răzvan Sighinaș' sessions:

11:00 - 11:30 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 11:00 11/10/2021 11:30 Europe/Bucharest Why trust is critical in an increasingly hybrid society? - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Dealing with the trust of customers while offering a hybrid experience.

Speakers:
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Virtual hello@myconnector.ro aKyOfPFEVzRHclXpWmTW75232

Why trust is critical in an increasingly hybrid society?

Dealing with the trust of customers while offering a hybrid experience.
10:00 - 10:45 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Other
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 10:00 11/10/2021 10:45 Europe/Bucharest Official Opening Ceremony - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Welcome to GoTech World 2021!

Speakers:
Octavian Oprea, President @Authority for the Digitalization of Romania
Alexandru Maxineanu, Project Manager @GoTech World
Sabin Sărmaș, Chairman of IT&C Committee of the Chamber of Deputies @Comisia pentru Tehnologia Informației și Comunicațiilor a Camerei Deputațiilor
Răzvan Sighinaș, Chief Informational Officer @ING Bank Romania

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Official Opening Ceremony

Welcome to GoTech World 2021!


11:30 - 12:00 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 11:30 11/10/2021 12:00 Virtual reality and the power to change behaviours: is this ethical? - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future This session will shed light on the science behind the technology, the opportunities for leveraging it to create a more inclusive society but, also, the ethical risks that the industry faces without more research and regulation.

Speakers:
Charlie Pearmund , CEO @Virtual Bodyworks

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Virtual reality and the power to change behaviours: is this ethical?

11:30 - 12:00 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 11:30 11/10/2021 12:00 Virtual reality and the power to change behaviours: is this ethical? - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future This session will shed light on the science behind the technology, the opportunities for leveraging it to create a more inclusive society but, also, the ethical risks that the industry faces without more research and regulation.

Speakers:
Charlie Pearmund , CEO @Virtual Bodyworks

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This session will shed light on the science behind the technology, the opportunities for leveraging it to create a more inclusive society but, also, the ethical risks that the industry faces without more research and regulation.
Charlie Pearmund
Charlie Pearmund
CEO
Virtual Bodyworks
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Charlie has 10 years of experience in startups and Technology M&A, during which time he raised more than €1bn in funding for SMEs.

After completing his MBA, Charlie implemented the world’s first stroke rehabilitation system based on embodiment in Virtual Reality in a clinical setting and has since successfully completed projects related to Diversity and Inclusion at Google Jigsaw and the World Bank.



Charlie Pearmund ' sessions:

11:30 - 12:00 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 11:30 11/10/2021 12:00 Europe/Bucharest Virtual reality and the power to change behaviours: is this ethical? - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future This session will shed light on the science behind the technology, the opportunities for leveraging it to create a more inclusive society but, also, the ethical risks that the industry faces without more research and regulation.

Speakers:
Charlie Pearmund , CEO @Virtual Bodyworks

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Virtual reality and the power to change behaviours: is this ethical?

This session will shed light on the science behind the technology, the opportunities for leveraging it to create a more inclusive society but, also, the ethical risks that the industry faces without more research and regulation.


12:00 - 12:30 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 12:00 11/10/2021 12:30 Data and AI at Orange : Improving people daily lives - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future This session will explore Orange’s strategy for Data and AI

Speakers:
Steve Jarrett, Global Head of Data and AI @Orange

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Data and AI at Orange : Improving people daily lives

12:00 - 12:30 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 12:00 11/10/2021 12:30 Data and AI at Orange : Improving people daily lives - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future This session will explore Orange’s strategy for Data and AI

Speakers:
Steve Jarrett, Global Head of Data and AI @Orange

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This session will explore Orange’s strategy for Data and AI
Steve Jarrett
Steve Jarrett
Global Head of Data and AI
Orange
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Steve Jarrett as Senior Vice President of Data and Artificial Intelligence Steve Jarrett has taken responsibility for a new Data and AI Department defining the Group's data strategy. This new organisation consolidates key skills to help the company develop use cases, enrich services, improve processes based on data and artificial intelligence, as well as enhance the value of this data externally. Steve has been a product leader and entrepreneur in AI and mobile for over 25 years, including building one of Facebook’s first strategic machine learning programs in 2013, working with Apple on the original iPod, and product managing the first mobile browser at General Magic. He has also been founding CEO of three software companies in the US and UK.



Steve Jarrett' sessions:

12:00 - 12:30 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 12:00 11/10/2021 12:30 Europe/Bucharest Data and AI at Orange : Improving people daily lives - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future This session will explore Orange’s strategy for Data and AI

Speakers:
Steve Jarrett, Global Head of Data and AI @Orange

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Data and AI at Orange : Improving people daily lives

This session will explore Orange’s strategy for Data and AI


12:30 - 13:00 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Networking Break
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 12:30 11/10/2021 13:00 Networking Break - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future In the Networking Breaks, you can visit the expo area or chat directly with representatives from our partners.

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Networking Break

12:30 - 13:00 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Networking Break
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 12:30 11/10/2021 13:00 Networking Break - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future In the Networking Breaks, you can visit the expo area or chat directly with representatives from our partners.

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13:00 - 13:30 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 13:00 11/10/2021 13:30 Technology Trends 2021: Leaders Wanted: Masters of Change at a Moment of Truth - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Listen to Emmanuel Viale, Managing Director of Accenture Technology Innovation Europe as he takes us through the key tech trends, leaders must embrace to forge a better future.

Speakers:
Emmanuel Viale, Managing Director of the Accenture Technology Innovation organization in Europe @Accenture

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Technology Trends 2021: Leaders Wanted: Masters of Change at a Moment of Truth

13:00 - 13:30 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 13:00 11/10/2021 13:30 Technology Trends 2021: Leaders Wanted: Masters of Change at a Moment of Truth - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Listen to Emmanuel Viale, Managing Director of Accenture Technology Innovation Europe as he takes us through the key tech trends, leaders must embrace to forge a better future.

Speakers:
Emmanuel Viale, Managing Director of the Accenture Technology Innovation organization in Europe @Accenture

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Listen to Emmanuel Viale, Managing Director of Accenture Technology Innovation Europe as he takes us through the key tech trends, leaders must embrace to forge a better future.
Emmanuel Viale
Emmanuel Viale
Managing Director of the Accenture Technology Innovation organization in Europe
Accenture
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Emmanuel Viale is the Managing Director of the Accenture Technology Innovation organization in Europe: Labs, Ventures, Technology Incubation and the Liquid Studios. He is based in Sophia Antipolis, France where He leads the different R&D activities of the Labs nodes in Europe (Dublin, Tel Aviv and Sophia Antipolis) with a particular focus on identifying, incubating, applying and delivering applications of innovative and emerging technologies. He also leads the Liquid Studios in Europe. Recent Technology areas of focus have been around: Blockchain, Extended Reality (VR, AR, MR, 3D scanning and rendering, wearable devices, etc.), Quantum Computing and Communication, smart materials, etc. where the evolutions of the technology domains are identified, partnerships with universities and startups established and first proof--of-technology and proof-of-concepts are designed, developed and tested. Emmanuel holds a degree in Signal Processing and Computer Science from the Ecole Centrale de Marseille, France. He joined Accenture in 1997 and lives in the South of France with his wife and five children.



Emmanuel Viale' sessions:

13:00 - 13:30 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 13:00 11/10/2021 13:30 Europe/Bucharest Technology Trends 2021: Leaders Wanted: Masters of Change at a Moment of Truth - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Listen to Emmanuel Viale, Managing Director of Accenture Technology Innovation Europe as he takes us through the key tech trends, leaders must embrace to forge a better future.

Speakers:
Emmanuel Viale, Managing Director of the Accenture Technology Innovation organization in Europe @Accenture

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Technology Trends 2021: Leaders Wanted: Masters of Change at a Moment of Truth

Listen to Emmanuel Viale, Managing Director of Accenture Technology Innovation Europe as he takes us through the key tech trends, leaders must embrace to forge a better future.


13:30 - 14:00 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 13:30 11/10/2021 14:00 Driving effective action to support the transformation of the food system - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future I will be sharing our net zero climate roadmap and how agriculture can be a solution to tackle the current ecosystem crisis we are in.

Speakers:
Katja Seidenschnur, Sustainability Director Europe, Middle East, North Africa @Nestlé

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Driving effective action to support the transformation of the food system

13:30 - 14:00 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 13:30 11/10/2021 14:00 Driving effective action to support the transformation of the food system - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future I will be sharing our net zero climate roadmap and how agriculture can be a solution to tackle the current ecosystem crisis we are in.

Speakers:
Katja Seidenschnur, Sustainability Director Europe, Middle East, North Africa @Nestlé

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I will be sharing our net zero climate roadmap and how agriculture can be a solution to tackle the current ecosystem crisis we are in.
Katja Seidenschnur
Katja Seidenschnur
Sustainability Director Europe, Middle East, North Africa
Nestlé
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At Nestle, Katja is heading Sustainability across the region with the objective to embed sustainability in the Business across all categories and countries to support the transformation of food systems. Katja is part of the Executive Team of Nestle Europe, Middle East and North Africa. She has substantial strategic and operational experience with more than 23 years in global, regional and national business management, marketing, business development, innovation and sales both at Nestle and Henkel, with a proven track record including Business Executive Officer/ Managing Director with P&L responsibility for regional and national business Units. Katja holds an MBA from the University of Kiel and Executive Programs from Harvard University and IMD Business School.



Katja Seidenschnur' sessions:

13:30 - 14:00 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 13:30 11/10/2021 14:00 Europe/Bucharest Driving effective action to support the transformation of the food system - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future I will be sharing our net zero climate roadmap and how agriculture can be a solution to tackle the current ecosystem crisis we are in.

Speakers:
Katja Seidenschnur, Sustainability Director Europe, Middle East, North Africa @Nestlé

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Driving effective action to support the transformation of the food system

I will be sharing our net zero climate roadmap and how agriculture can be a solution to tackle the current ecosystem crisis we are in.


14:00 - 14:30 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Networking Break
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 14:00 11/10/2021 14:30 Networking Break - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future In the Networking Breaks, you can visit the expo area or chat directly with representatives from our partners.

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Networking Break

14:00 - 14:30 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Networking Break
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 14:00 11/10/2021 14:30 Networking Break - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future In the Networking Breaks, you can visit the expo area or chat directly with representatives from our partners.

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14:30 - 15:00 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 14:30 11/10/2021 15:00 The future of the brain - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future This talk will explore the untapped powers of the brain and the future of neurotech.

Speakers:
Newton Howard, Professor of Computional Neuroscience @Oxford University

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The future of the brain

14:30 - 15:00 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 14:30 11/10/2021 15:00 The future of the brain - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future This talk will explore the untapped powers of the brain and the future of neurotech.

Speakers:
Newton Howard, Professor of Computional Neuroscience @Oxford University

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This talk will explore the untapped powers of the brain and the future of neurotech.
Newton Howard
Newton Howard
Professor of Computional Neuroscience
Oxford University
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Dr. Newton Howard is the founder of ni2o, Inc., a biotechnology company developing a novel, artificial-intelligence driven brain-computer interface to treat a wide range of debilitating neurological disorders and to improve cognitive and athletic performance. His career spans academia, the U.S. military and the private sector. A prolific scientific author and inventor, he is highly skilled in moving research from the lab to military and commercial applications, including technology you may use daily such as wireless hot spots, Google Earth and Google Translate. Dr. Howard holds advanced degrees in Mathematics (Oxford), Cognitive Informatics (Sorbonne), Neurosurgery (Oxford), and psychiatry (Sorbonne). He has made significant contributions to the fields of neuroscience, linguistics and national defense, including the Physics of Cognition (a mathematical framework for modeling complex medical, economic and security equilibriums), Intention Awareness (a theory for predictive modeling of naturalistic systems), Mood State Indicators (an algorithm to model mental processes involved in human speech to predict emotional states), ADAMA (a method of autonomously identifying and contextually understanding metaphors in language), the Functional Code Unit (a method for translating neurological signaling t logical data structures) and most recently, the Brain Code (a multivariate analytical model designed to extract emergent properties of the brain’s neuronal system).

Dr. Howard is a professor at Oxford University and Georgetown. He currently directs the Computational Neurosciences Lab at Oxford and is the former director of the MIT Mind Machine Project and the MIT Synthetic Intelligence Lab. He founded and sits on the Board of two nonprofits: the Howard Brain Sciences Foundation, which funds innovative research initiatives to improve our understanding of the human brain and advance the diagnosis and treatment of neurological conditions; and C4ADS, which is dedicated to providing data-driven analysis and evidence-based reporting on global conflict and transnational security issues.



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14:30 - 15:00 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 14:30 11/10/2021 15:00 Europe/Bucharest The future of the brain - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future This talk will explore the untapped powers of the brain and the future of neurotech.

Speakers:
Newton Howard, Professor of Computional Neuroscience @Oxford University

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The future of the brain

This talk will explore the untapped powers of the brain and the future of neurotech.


15:00 - 15:30 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 15:00 11/10/2021 15:30 To grow crops on Mars and the Moon - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future When humans are going to settle on Mars or the Moon, one of the challenges will be to grow their own food. Without food security by growing their own crops a longer stay will be almost impossible, especially on Mars giving its long distance from Earth.

Speakers:
Wieger Wamelink, Ecologist and spacefarmer @Wageningen University & Research (WUR)

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To grow crops on Mars and the Moon

15:00 - 15:30 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
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Add to calendar 11/10/2021 15:00 11/10/2021 15:30 To grow crops on Mars and the Moon - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future When humans are going to settle on Mars or the Moon, one of the challenges will be to grow their own food. Without food security by growing their own crops a longer stay will be almost impossible, especially on Mars giving its long distance from Earth.

Speakers:
Wieger Wamelink, Ecologist and spacefarmer @Wageningen University & Research (WUR)

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When humans are going to settle on Mars or the Moon, one of the challenges will be to grow their own food. Without food security by growing their own crops a longer stay will be almost impossible, especially on Mars giving its long distance from Earth.
Wieger Wamelink
Wieger Wamelink
Ecologist and spacefarmer
Wageningen University & Research (WUR)
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Dr. Wieger Wamelink works as ecologist at Wageningen University & Research (WUR) in the Netherlands. As senior researcher he works on the effects of nitrogen deposition and climate change on biodiversity, especially on plant species. He is also one of the caretakers of the nature gardens on the Wageningen campus and as campus ecologist responsible for the management of the green areas on the campus. In 2013 Wieger started Food For Mars and Moon with as goal to crow crops on Mars and the moon applying the regoliths present at the planets. The research includes the effects of heavy metals present in the regoliths on the growth, effect of cosmic radiation on the plant growth, the application of human faeces as manure and the need to bring worms, bacteria and pollinators to create a sustainable closed agricultural ecosystem. To boldly grow where no plant has grown before.



Wieger Wamelink' sessions:

15:00 - 15:30 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 15:00 11/10/2021 15:30 Europe/Bucharest To grow crops on Mars and the Moon - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future When humans are going to settle on Mars or the Moon, one of the challenges will be to grow their own food. Without food security by growing their own crops a longer stay will be almost impossible, especially on Mars giving its long distance from Earth.

Speakers:
Wieger Wamelink, Ecologist and spacefarmer @Wageningen University & Research (WUR)

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To grow crops on Mars and the Moon

When humans are going to settle on Mars or the Moon, one of the challenges will be to grow their own food. Without food security by growing their own crops a longer stay will be almost impossible, especially on Mars giving its long distance from Earth.


15:30 - 15:45 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Networking Break
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Networking Break

15:30 - 15:45 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
Networking Break
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 15:30 11/10/2021 15:45 Networking Break - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future In the Networking Breaks, you can visit the expo area or chat directly with representatives from our partners.

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16:45 - 17:15 (GMT+02:00)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 16:45 11/10/2021 17:15 Using Technology to Build a Better World - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Haiyan Zhang, Chief of Staff for Xbox (Microsoft Gaming), discusses how new interactive technologies can bring people together, build communities and help people in need.

Speakers:
Haiyan Zhang, Chief of Staff, Xbox (Microsoft Gaming) @Xbox

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Using Technology to Build a Better World

16:45 - 17:15 (GMT+02:00)
November 10, 2021
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Add to calendar 11/10/2021 16:45 11/10/2021 17:15 Using Technology to Build a Better World - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Haiyan Zhang, Chief of Staff for Xbox (Microsoft Gaming), discusses how new interactive technologies can bring people together, build communities and help people in need.

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Haiyan Zhang, Chief of Staff, Xbox (Microsoft Gaming) @Xbox

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Haiyan Zhang, Chief of Staff for Xbox (Microsoft Gaming), discusses how new interactive technologies can bring people together, build communities and help people in need.
Haiyan Zhang
Haiyan Zhang
Chief of Staff, Xbox (Microsoft Gaming)
Xbox
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Haiyan Zhang is a designer, engineer and maker of things. Haiyan is Chief of Staff for Xbox, Microsoft’s Gaming division. She was formerly Senior Director of Innovation at Microsoft Research Cambridge. She has also served as an inventor and TV host on the BBC series, Big Life Fix, inventing cutting-edge technology in support of people and communities in need. Previous roles include Innovation Director at Xbox Games Studio and Co-Founder, Design & Development Lead for the SaaS platform, OpenIDEO. Working at the design consultancy IDEO, Haiyan created innovative tech experiences for clients including Mattel, Electronic Arts, HBO, Citibank, France Telecom, Alcatel, Cisco, and AT&T. Haiyan holds a Masters degree with Distinction in Interaction Design from the Interaction Design Institute in Ivrea and a Bachelor of Computer Science (1st-Class Honours) from Monash University, Australia. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a member of the British Academy of Film & Television Arts.



Haiyan Zhang' sessions:

16:45 - 17:15 (GMT)
Nov 10, 2021
Keynote
Add to calendar 11/10/2021 16:45 11/10/2021 17:15 Europe/Bucharest Using Technology to Build a Better World - GoTech World 2021: Revive. Rise. Accelerate the future Haiyan Zhang, Chief of Staff for Xbox (Microsoft Gaming), discusses how new interactive technologies can bring people together, build communities and help people in need.

Speakers:
Haiyan Zhang, Chief of Staff, Xbox (Microsoft Gaming) @Xbox

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Using Technology to Build a Better World

Haiyan Zhang, Chief of Staff for Xbox (Microsoft Gaming), discusses how new interactive technologies can bring people together, build communities and help people in need.