The 2020 conference played host to sessions conducted by some of the industry's leading IT thought leaders and experts.
Innovation Catalyst and Fractional Futurist
With over 30 years of identifying and tracking technology trends and business behaviours across a wide variety of industries, Andrew's colourful and engaging storytelling helps businesses to harness the current pace of change, identify the opportunities it presents and stimulate transformation. In his roles as innovation catalyst, start-up and business strategy adviser, Andrew has worked with media, technology, financial and blockchain organisations to prepare them for the future of their business success today.
Chairman, Larkspur International.
Simon Blagden has 30 years experience in the IT, Telecoms and Digital industry. In June 2019 he stepped-down as non-executive Director at Fujitsu UK having been at the company for 14 years. Simon is currently Chairman of Larkspur International, non-executive Chairman at AES Engineering Ltd and non-executive director at IMI Mobile Plc and Principle Global Ltd. He is also Industry Chairman of the Parliamentary Internet, Communications and Technology Group (All Party Parliamentary Group).
Currently a Business Manager in HPE’s Hybrid IT infrastructure team in the UKI, Julian has over 30-years’ experience working in Information Technology spanning a broad spectrum of roles from partner account management to factory production planning and business analytics. Since 2002, Julian has been instrumental in driving HPE ProLiant x86 Servers to their marketing leading position within the UKI market.
HP UKI & I Sustainability Manager
“Sustainable Impact has been a core principle of HP since its founding, and today it is at the heart of how we do business. Our efforts have earned us recognition as one of the world’s most sustainable companies.”