Predictions: 2019 and Beyond

The CCS Insight team again presented its vision for artificial intelligence, Internet of things solutions, smart cities and smart home developments, 5G, the digital workplace, new consumer devices, media and the moves of major technology players such as Amazon, Facebook, Google, IBM, Microsoft and Tencent.

100%

of event attendees surveyed in 2017 rater the Predictions event as good or excellent.

95%

of those surveyed said they would recommend it to a colleague.

Time

Topic

Speaker

9:00AM

Breakfast and registration

9:15AM

Welcome and Reflection on a Decade of Predictions

Lessons learned from predictions signalling the industry’s future.

Shaun Collins

Shaun Collins

CEO

9:30AM

Keynote: A Potent Quartet of Technologies

How AI, blockchain, connectivity and IoT hold the keys to the data economy.

Geoff Blaber

Geoff Blaber

VP Research, Americas

10:15AM

Coffee Break

10:45AM

Agenda Setters: the major players driving the development of the data economy

How the major tech giants’ relationships with people and governments are changing, reshaping regulation, the technology industry and the data economy as a result. After a turbulent year involving Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal, what lies in store for these giants? How are key trends such as edge and supercomputing, machine learning, digital business and trust becoming the tech battlegrounds of the future?

Martin Garner

Martin Garner

SVP, Internet
Angela Ashenden

Angela Ashenden

Principal Analyst, Enterprise Research
Nicholas McQuire

Nicholas McQuire

VP, Enterprise Research

12:15PM

Lunch

13:45PM

The Future of Connectivity

How do operators remain relevant in the next decade?

Kester Mann

Kester Mann

Principal Analyst, Operators

14:20PM

Insight Interview: Aicha Evans, SVP, Intel

Aicha Evans

Aicha Evans

SVP, Chief Strategy Officer, Intel
Shaun Collins

Shaun Collins

CEO

14:50PM

Afternoon tea

15:20PM

Device Trends and Future Lives

New opportunities in the hardware market, people’s changing relationship with technology and future trends in retail.

Ben Wood

Ben Wood

Chief of Research
Marina Koytcheva

Marina Koytcheva

VP, Forecasting

16:20PM

Insight Interview: Patrick Spence, CEO, Sonos

Ben Wood

Ben Wood

Chief of Research
Patrick Spence

Patrick Spence

CEO, Sonos

16:50PM

Attendee Predictions and Closing Remarks

Michael Walker

Michael Walker

Chairman

17:00PM

Close

This year’s event took place at IET London: Savoy Place, WC2R 0BL.

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