8:30 am to 9:00 am
Registration and Reception

Morning SESSION 1

9:00 am to 9:05 am
Introduction: Prof. Roger Woods, Analytics Engines

9:05 am to 9:30 am
Welcome from Nathan O'Reilly, EMEA Regional CTO & Technical Director of Citi Services Transformation

9:30 am to 10:00 am
The Value of Experimentation: Colin McFarland, Skyscanner

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Population Health: Austin Tanney, Analytics Engines

Coffee Break

10:30 am to 10:45 am
Coffee Break

Morning SESSION 2

10:45 am to 11:15 am
The Anatomy of a Successful Big Data Project
Microsoft, Denis Condon and Roy Wilson.

11:15 am to 11:30 am
How data is Disrupting the Insurance Industry:
Mark Dowds,, Trov

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Break out 1:
Delegates select a panel session on either GDPR in Room or Smart Cities in the Britannic Suite

  1. GDPR:  
    John Morgan, DoF
    Adrian O'Connell, Tughans;
    Rosie McAnlis, Head of Commercial Legal Team, Citi
    Simon Cole, CTO Automated Intelligence;
    Stephen McCann, CEO, P2V
    Orlagh Kelly, Founder at Briefed;

  2. Smart Cities:  
    Panel Chair: Tom Gray, Digital Catapult NI,
    Joseph Bailey, Future Cities Catapult;
    Deirdre Ferguson, Smart Cities Belfast;
    Dr Ben Greene, CTO, Analytics Engines
    Nicola Graham, Smart Dublin

Lunch and Technology Showcase

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Kazendi (Hololens), Adoreboard, CARL, Analytics Engines, Fujitsu, Our Raging Planet

Afternoon SESSION 1

1:30 pm to 1:50 pm
Belfast as a Smart City: Short, Medium and Long Term: Dr Grainne Watson, Fujitsu

1:50 pm to 2:15 pm
Bazaarvoice: Paul Hill

2:15 pm to 3:00 pm
Panel Session on Health Care
Chaired by Dr Austin Tanney, Analytics Engines;
Dr Brendan O'Brien , Consultant Clinical Informatics Specialist at Health and Social Care Board
Dr Shane McKee, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust
Dr Tim Davison - VP Bioinformatics and Biostatistics and Software Development – Almac;
Paula Kavanagh: RGN, BSc, MSc
Lyndsey McCullough: Global Marketing Manager Healthcare Informatics, Philips

Coffee Break

3:00 pm to 3:15 pm
Coffee Break


3:15 pm to 4:00 pm
Break out 2: Delegates select a panel session on either Behavioural Analytics evolving to Predictive Analytics in the Titanic Room or Data for Good in the Britannic Suite

  1. Citi Panel – Behavioural Analytics evolving to Predictive Analytics: Panel Chair: Nathan O'Reilly, Citi
    Emma Pollock, Citi
    Dean Corry, Allstate
    Martin McKay, Texthelp

  2. Data for Good :
    Panel Chair: Dr Alastair McKinley, Analytics Engines
    Cat Drew, UScreates;
    Prof Anthony McCann, Proximity;
    Dr Grainne Watson, Innovation & Strategy at Fujitsu;
    Eoin McFadden, DfE

4:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Health analytics: Dr Brendan O'Brien , HSCNI

Closing Remarks and Drinks

Closing remarks from Dr Aislinn Rice, Director at Analytics Engines, followed by drinks reception in the Andrews Suite, Titanic.