Digital Transformation Agenda

Welcome

9:00

Registration

9:30

Francisco Veloso
Dean, Imperial College Business School

Ian Walmsey
Provost, Imperial College London

9.45

Mark Kennedy
Director of Imperial Business Analytics, Imperial College Business School

Erkko Autio
Chair in Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship, Imperial College Business School

Ying-Ying Hsieh
Assistant Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Imperial College Business School

Session 1: Opening keynotes

Setting the scene for the day, this session will look at the public policy and societal considerations raised by digital transformation.

10:00

Peter Estlin
Lord Mayor, City of London

10:10

Matthew Taylor
CEO, RSA

10:20

Q&A

10:45

Break

Session 2: Paths to transformation

A story about the implementation and management of digital transformation strategies from an award-winning Chief Marketing Officer, followed by a panel discussion illustrating different ways of achieving similar change.

11:15

Geraldine Calpin
CMO, The Madison Square Garden Company

11:45

Q & A

12:00

Bob Flint
Technology Director, BP

Mark O’Donoghue
CEO, AVADO Learning

Rashik Parmar
Technical Executive, Europe, IBM

 

Facilitated by Erkko Autio
Chair in Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship, Imperial College Business School

12:45

Lunch

Session 3: Designing transformation

We zoom in to the actual content of corporate strategies. We will hear from speakers who are not only leaders in the theory of digital transformation, but also in assisting the process within businesses.

13:45

Lucy Cooper
Managing Director, Innovation, Accenture

Daniel Rowles
CEO, Target Internet Ltd

Chris Downs
CEO, Normally

 

Facilitated by Ileana Stigliani
Associate Professor of Design and Innovation, Imperial College Business School

14:30

Break

Session 4: Sector specific stories

A discussion of what challenges executives face in different sectors, from a leading light of media and a panel of executives who have been leading and managing the process in their organisations.

15:00

Samantha Barry
Editor in Chief, Glamour

15:20

Q&A

15:30

Zaka Mian
Group Director, Transformation, Lloyds Bank

Sukand Ramachandran
Partner & Managing Director, BCG

Fabian Vogelsteller
Founder, LUKSO

Vamsi Bodepudi
Google Cloud Engineer, Google

 

Facilitated by Ying-Ying Hsieh
Assistant Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Imperial College Business School

16:15

Closing remarks

16:30

Networking drinks reception

*Please note, this agenda is subject to change.