Thursday 28 November 19
Spinks have partnered with Computer Weekly to launch the annual UKtech50 event – the 10th anniversary of our search for a definitive list of the movers and shakers in UK technology. The event recognises the CIOs, industry executives, public servants and business leaders who are driving forward the digital agenda in the UK economy.
Join us at Skills Matter on Thursday 28th November from 13:00, to hear lightning talks by Tech leaders who have made a difference in their organisations. You'll also be able join in panel discussions, network with senior Tech professionals and gain insights and best practices on innovation and leadership in the industry.
We'll also announce who has been voted as the UKtech50 award winner. Who will succeed last year’s winner, Jacky Wright, chief digital and information officer at HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)?
We're pleased to be sponsored by Skills Matter and NashTech.
Aidan Hancock, CIO, Network Rail
How Network Rail is building a digital factory to improve the service it provides
Mittu Sridhara, CTO, Careem (part of Uber)
How to lead IT at a fast-growing startup and how to prepare for acquisition by a huge player
Celia Pronto, CCIO, Casual Dining Group
How to use IT to enhance the customer experience
Craig Civil, Head of Innovation, Lloyds of London
How Lloyds is changing its insurance offerings and culture based on data innovation
Innovation Panel discussion – panellists to be announced soon
Nadine Thomson, CTO, Mediacom
Leading geographically dispersed teams
Declan Hunt, CIO, Macmillan Cancer Support
How to lead IT towards a real "purpose"
John Seglias, CIO, National Grid Electricity Transmission
Leadership lessons from leading the government IT dept most affected by Brexit (Defra)
Beatriz Copelli, CIO, Middle East, British American Tobacco
How international leaders can contribute to the overall result of an IT organisation
Sarah Winmill, CTO, British Transport Police
The importance of diversity in the workforce
Leadership Panel discussion – panellists to be announced soon
Please register now to confirm your attendance.
Please note: This event is for Tech leaders only and we reserve the right to decline bookings for attendees who do not meet this criteria. Thank you.