Schedule

360D Schedule

  • 08:30 - 09:10 Registration & Networking

    Registration & Networking

    TECH POP-UP ZONE

    Our Tech Pop-Up zone will run throughout the day, showcasing some of the latest tech products in an impressive spread of top-notch companies and Scottish universities so be sure to pop-in !

    Find out more here

    Location:

    Hall 1
  • 09:15 - 09:25 Welcome

    Welcome

    Mark Bell, Interactive Scotland/PA Consulting

    Welcome to 360D – Make it Local.  Take it Global.

    Major conferences are the places to identify the “weak signals of change” that help inform digital strategies.  360D brings global insight and shares with the digital community.

    Location:

    Main Stage, Hall 2
  • 360D Host: Shereen Nanjiani

    360D Host: Shereen Nanjiani

    Location:

  • 09:25 - 09:45 Keynote:

    Keynote: "Future Worlds"

    David Pugh-Jones, Director, Brand Strategy Europe, Buzzfeed

    CREATING A BUZZ WITH DIGITAL

    Social has come a long way.  Social media platforms are increasingly becoming the channel of choice – a place to share news, lifestyle and LOL content.  David Pugh Jones from BuzzFeed shares his unique insight into what people do on social channels, why they do it, and how video is rapidly emerging as a dominant channel.

    Location:

    Main stage, Hall 2
  • 09:45 - 10:05 Keynote:

    Keynote: "Make it Digital"

    Jessica Cecil, Controller, Make it Digital, BBC

    DIGITAL CREATIVITY FOR THE NEW GENERATION

    Jessica will be discussing digital creativity and how we can inspire new audiences to learn, contribute and take their journey of digital discovery to the next level.

    Location:

    Main Stage, Hall 2
  • 10:05 - 10:35 An Audience With....

    An Audience With....

    Steve Perry, Founder & CEO, Visa Europe Collab

    A FRICTIONLESS FUTURE: MAKING PAYMENTS EASY

    Steve will discuss the future of digital payments and how this will impact retailers, consumers and the math men. He’ll also be sharing Visa’s vision and approach to partnership and innovation

     

    Facilitator: Edward Donald, UKTI

     

     

    Location:

    Main Stage, Hall 2
  • 10:35 - 11:05 Panel Session

    Panel Session

    Ripe for Disruption?

    Digital has caused commotion in markets – from finance to hospitality to transport – over recent years. We ask our panel: what’s next? And how will this affect the flow of investment dollars?

    Our Panel Members:

    Jon Bradford,TechStars
    Marino Fresch, Eventbrite
    Steve Perry, Founder & CEO, Visa Europe Collab
    Thomas Tamblyn, Technology Editor, Huffington Post

    Facilitator: Mark Skilton, PA Consulting Group

    Location:

    Main Stage, Hall 2
  • 11:05 - 11:35 Coffee Break: Networking & Tech Pop-Up Zone

    Coffee Break: Networking & Tech Pop-Up Zone

    Location:

    Hall 1
  • 11:35 - 13:05 360Insights: Sessions: Mobile, Games, Media & Tech

    360Insights: Sessions: Mobile, Games, Media & Tech

    And of course there are our brain-achingly brilliant 360Insight sessions, where we bring you the latest thinking from the mobile, games, media and tech sectors. Click here for more information

    Location:

    Insight Session Areas, Hall 2
  • 13:05 - 14:05 Lunch, Networking & Tech Pop-up Zone

    Lunch, Networking & Tech Pop-up Zone

    Location:

    Hall 1
  • 14:05 - 14:35 Panel Session

    Panel Session

    Big Digital, Wee Digital

    Does start-up mean nimble, free and creative?  Does big mean scalable, secure and kudos?  We explore the creative cultures in Big and Wee organisations and ask what they can learn from one another.

     

    Our Panel Members:

    Robin Cramp, BBC Connected Studio

    Richard Scott, Axis Animation

    Gareth Capon, Grabyo

    Dr Jo Twist, UKIE

    Alistair Brown, STV

     

    Facilitator: Edward Donald, UKTI

     

     

     

    Location:

    Main Stage, Hall 2
  • 14:35 - 15:35 Soapbox

    Soapbox

    Clear Returns; deltaDNA; Made Brave ; Mallzee; Screen Media ; SwarmOnline

    6 inspirational Scottish tech companies invited to take part in our 360 Soapbox to share their insight and experiences running a successful business from Caledonia!

     

    Facilitator: Robin Cramp, BBC Connected

     

    Our Judges:

    Thomas Tamblyn, Huffington Post; Heather Kane, Communicorp UK; David Pugh-Jones, Buzzfeed; BBC Journalist

    Find out more about them here.

    Location:

    Main Stage, Hall 2
  • 15:35 - 15:50 Break: Networking & Tech Pop-Up Zone

    Break: Networking & Tech Pop-Up Zone

    Location:

    Hall 1
  • 15:50 - 16:20 Fireside Chat with...

    Fireside Chat with...

    Nigel Eccles

    Making it Local.  Taking it Global

    Nigel will be talking us through the various stages of FanDuel’s journey from tech start-up to a top player in the newly-coined ‘Unicorn’ league.

     

    Facilitator: Shereen Nanjiani

    Location:

    Main Stage, Hall 2
  • 16:20 - 16:30 Closing comments & final reflections

    Closing comments & final reflections

    Shereen Nanjiani & Jon Bradford

    Location:

    Main Stage, Hall 2
  • 16:30 - 18:00 Networking Buffet Dinner & Drinks

    Networking Buffet Dinner & Drinks

    Location:

    Hall 1