Disruptive Technology

The Inside Track exploring world-changing ideas, technologies and future trends that will infuence and shape the way we live and work.

25 27 June 2013

The Inside Track exploring world-changing ideas, technologies and future trends that will infuence and shape the way we live and work.

35 speakers

  • Michele Weslander Quaid Michele is Chief Technology Officer (Federal) and an innovation evangelist for Google.
  • Harold ‘Sonny ’ White A pioneer in warp drive research for Nasa, Harold ‘Sonny’ White has dedicated his career to the pursuit of human space flight.
  • Seth Copen Goldstein Seth, a Professor of computer science at CMU, is working to realise claytronics a unique form of programmable matter with stunning capabilities.
  • Sir Chris Evans Sir Christopher Evans is a leading international medical science entrepreneur and VC and has advised five British governments over the last quarter-century.
  • Randal Koene Randal Koene is a Dutch neuroscientist and neuroengineer and co-founder of carboncopies.org, the organisation for advancing Substrate-Independent Minds (SIM).
  • Professor Kevin Warwick Known as ‘Captain Cyborg’ Kevin Warwick is a cybernetics professor who has already started to turn himself into part-man, part robot.
  • Hermann Hauser Serial Entrepreneur Hermann Hauser, co-founder of the iconic Acorn Computers, has wide experience in financing companies in the information technology sector.
  • Warren East Warren East is Chief Executive Officer of hugely successful global superchip company ARM
  • Sherry Coutu @scoutu In 2011, Sherry Coutu was voted by Wired magazine as one the top 25 'most influential people in the wired world'.
  • Mike Lynch Mike Lynch has been described by the Financial Times as “the doyen of European software” and by the Sunday Times as “Britain’s Bill Gates”.
  • Paul Hilder Paul Hilder is Vice-President of Global Campaigns at Change.org, the leading petition platform.
  • Andrew Blake Andrew Blake is a Microsoft Distinguished Scientist and the Laboratory Director of Microsoft Research Cambridge, England.
  • Brian Meece Brian Meece plays a mean ukulele and is the CEO of RocketHub, one of the world's top crowdfunding platforms.
  • Dr Darrin Disley Darrin Disley is CEO of Horizon Discovery, a translational genomics company and one of the fastest growing Biotech companies in Europe.
  • Geoff McGrath Geoff McGrath is Managing Director of McLaren Applied Technologies (MAT) – one of McLaren Group’s most diverse and fast-moving businesses.
  • Andy Hopper Professor Hopper is one of the world’s most successful ‘Dontrepreneurs’ - an academic with a track record of steering technology companies to success.
  • Indro Mukerjee Mukerjee is renowned as a builder of international businesses and is now steering the fortunes of Russian-UK plastronics pioneer Plastic Logic.
  • Ray Anderson Mobile billing company Bango is a global powering service for Google, Facebook and Amazon.
  • John M Dolan Dr Dolan has been a member of the research faculty at Carnegie Mellon University’s Robotics Institute since 1991.
  • Matthew Bailey Matthew is a creative thinker with a passion for change and transformation where technology is used to have a high impact both socially and economically.
  • Professor Jim Heath Jim Heath is a genuine pioneer of disruptive nanoscience in the field of cancer treatment.
  • Ariel Eckstein @eckie67 Managing Director of LinkedIn EMEA
  • Ross King Professor of Machine Intelligence at the University of Manchester, UK.
  • Tim Minshall @Camtechpole A senior lecturer in technology management at the University of Cambridge Department of Engineering.

33 sessions

Day 1 from 7:30am to 5:30pm Tuesday 25th June 2013

Day 2 from 7:30am to 5:30pm Wednesday 26th June 2013

Day 3 from 7:30am to 5:30pm Thursday 27th June 2013

5 known attendees

  • Paul-Jervis Heath
  • Sherry Coutu
  • Ariel Eckstein
  • Tim Minshall
  • Robyn Scott

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  • Mark Cheverton
  • Babu Mohanan
  • Dan Frost
  • Berislav Lopac

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