Digital technologies are disrupting every aspect of society as well as making us even more creative in our thinking. Some markets are not agile in meeting customer needs, paving the way for new entrants. But are the services they're making creating value?
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Accelerating tech growthJon Bradford, Managing Director, TechStars
Jon, from the world-leading tech start-up accelerator, Techstars discusses the structural changes shaping tech start ups. He’ll look at what investors expect, the rise of the corporate accelerator and where the investment dollars are heading.
11:50 - 12:05
Blockchain: The currency of the future?Dug Campbell, Head of Products, MiiCard
Dug will be discussing the evolving nature of blockchain technologies and how Bitcoin is emerging as the currency of the future. He will explore the effectiveness of blockchain use in finance, IT and other non-payment industries.
12:05 - 12:20
Evolving your business modelMarino Fresch, Head of Marketing, Eventbrite
As part of our 360Tech talk, Marino will be taking us through the steps start ups need to take to develop, evolve and monetise their platforms.
12:20 - 12:35
How data is driving servicesSharon Moore, CTO for Digital Engagement, IBM
Sharon of IBM, will be discussing how data is shaping the development of digital services within enterprise and our community.
12:35 - 13:05
360Tech Panel: Managing and funding digital product development
With the increasing market demand to create new digital products and solutions, our 360Tech panel will be sharing their thoughts about how we should manage and fund digital product development.
Our Panel Members:
Dug Campbell, MiiCard
Jon Bradford, TechStars
Sharon Moore, IBM
Frederic Laugere, PA Consulting Group
Facilitator: Prof Mark Skilton, PA Consulting Group/University of Warwick
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Professor Mark Skilton
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Insights from the London Shoreditch Session
Running over five days in the heart of London’s Tech City, Digital Shoreditch brought the creative, tech and entrepreneur communities together to discuss everything from tech start-ups to the changing digital media landscape. Get your brain buzzing in prep for the 360Tech session by reading Jim from Leith’s thoughts on the fight for firms to get noticed; the importance of collaboration between big and wee organisations; and how companies can broaden their appeal by showing a little love without breaking the bank.
Check out the 360Tech discussions and more highlights over on Interactive Scotland’s Vimeo” – https://vimeo.com/