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09:05 - 09:15 10 mins Free
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Chair’s Opening Remarks – Welcome to TechXLR8 2018
09:05 - 09:15 10 mins Free
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Chair’s Opening Remarks – Welcome to TechXLR8 2018
09:05 - 09:15 10 mins Free
Connected Consumer
Chair’s Opening Remarks – Welcome to TechXLR8 2018
09:05 - 09:15 10 mins Free
Developer Summit
Chair’s Opening Remarks – Welcome to TechXLR8 2018
09:05 - 09:15 10 mins Free
Futurist Summit
Chair’s Opening Remarks – Welcome to TechXLR8 2018
09:15 - 10:15 60 mins Free
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
TechXLR8 Show Headliners, in partnership with Xconomy
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The TechXLR8 Show Headliners features the leading minds in tech, helping you to identify the opportunities and trends to take back to your workplace and shape your connected future.

The Headliner Stage is open to all TechXLR8 visitors and delegates – further show headliners to be confirmed soon!

09:15 - 10:15 60 mins Free
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
TechXLR8 Show Headliners, in partnership with Xconomy
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The TechXLR8 Show Headliners features the leading minds in tech, helping you to identify the opportunities and trends to take back to your workplace and shape your connected future.

The Headliner Stage is open to all TechXLR8 visitors and delegates – further show headliners to be confirmed soon!

09:15 - 10:15 60 mins Free
Connected Consumer
TechXLR8 Show Headliners, in partnership with Xconomy
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The TechXLR8 Show Headliners features the leading minds in tech, helping you to identify the opportunities and trends to take back to your workplace and shape your connected future.

The Headliner Stage is open to all TechXLR8 visitors and delegates – further show headliners to be confirmed soon!

09:15 - 10:15 60 mins Free
Developer Summit
TechXLR8 Show Headliners, in partnership with Xconomy
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The TechXLR8 Show Headliners features the leading minds in tech, helping you to identify the opportunities and trends to take back to your workplace and shape your connected future.

The Headliner Stage is open to all TechXLR8 visitors and delegates – further show headliners to be confirmed soon!

09:15 - 10:15 60 mins Free
Futurist Summit
TechXLR8 Show Headliners, in partnership with Xconomy
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The TechXLR8 Show Headliners features the leading minds in tech, helping you to identify the opportunities and trends to take back to your workplace and shape your connected future.

The Headliner Stage is open to all TechXLR8 visitors and delegates – further show headliners to be confirmed soon!

10:15 - 10:50 35 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Networking Break & Exhibition Visit
10:15 - 10:50 35 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Networking Break & Exhibition Visit
10:15 - 16:00 345 mins Free
Exhibition
Exhibition Open!
10:50 - 11:00 10 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Chairperson's Opening Remarks
10:50 - 11:00 10 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Chairperson's Opening Remarks
11:00 - 11:30 30 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Keynote: Urban Planning: User Centric Mobility & AVs at the Core of Smart Cities
  • Speaker Toby Poston - Director of Communications & External Relations, BVRLA
  • Speaker Brian Matthews - Head of Transport Innovation, Milton Keynes Council
  • Speaker Holly Marshall - Programme Director, Meridian Mobility
  • Moderator Lukas Neckermann - Managing Director, Neckermann Strategic Advisors
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Multiple stakeholders, multiple technologies, multiple timelines – the task of creating sustainable transportation is great. A cross ecosystem panel debates how to create a collaborative mindset that fosters mobility by design.

  • Assess how city infrastructure will morph to support shared mobility automated vehicles e.g. a reduction of parking lots and an increase in drop-off zones
  • Consider the role cities now have to play in the testing and validation of autonomous vehicles. How can you get your AV onto the ultimate urban test bed?
  • Debate how the tech ecosystem needs to collaborate with urban planners, developers and municipalities to create a coherent strategy which balances environment, user, policy and financial imperatives
11:00 - 11:30 30 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Keynote: Urban Planning: User Centric Mobility & AVs at the Core of Smart Cities
  • Speaker Toby Poston - Director of Communications & External Relations, BVRLA
  • Speaker Brian Matthews - Head of Transport Innovation, Milton Keynes Council
  • Speaker Holly Marshall - Programme Director, Meridian Mobility
  • Moderator Lukas Neckermann - Managing Director, Neckermann Strategic Advisors
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Multiple stakeholders, multiple technologies, multiple timelines – the task of creating sustainable transportation is great. A cross ecosystem panel debates how to create a collaborative mindset that fosters mobility by design.

  • Assess how city infrastructure will morph to support shared mobility automated vehicles e.g. a reduction of parking lots and an increase in drop-off zones
  • Consider the role cities now have to play in the testing and validation of autonomous vehicles. How can you get your AV onto the ultimate urban test bed?
  • Debate how the tech ecosystem needs to collaborate with urban planners, developers and municipalities to create a coherent strategy which balances environment, user, policy and financial imperatives
11:30 - 11:50 20 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Keynote: Automotive: From Steel & Wheels to Silicon & Software
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To reach transportation’s digital frontier, new business models and skill-sets are required to deliver the best UX and tech. Can this be done by incumbent players? If so, what do they need change?

  • As automotive moves from a hardware manufacturing society to one steeped in software development, assess how internal structures, processes and cultures need to change
  • Learn how to bring in all the elements of connectivity i.e. personalisation, prognostics, services such as in-car delivery together into a mutually beneficial single digital platform
  • Utilise data to truly understand the habits of individual drivers and create products and services tailored to them so you can build brand loyalty and deliver a better experience
11:30 - 11:50 20 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Keynote: Automotive: From Steel & Wheels to Silicon & Software
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To reach transportation’s digital frontier, new business models and skill-sets are required to deliver the best UX and tech. Can this be done by incumbent players? If so, what do they need change?

  • As automotive moves from a hardware manufacturing society to one steeped in software development, assess how internal structures, processes and cultures need to change
  • Learn how to bring in all the elements of connectivity i.e. personalisation, prognostics, services such as in-car delivery together into a mutually beneficial single digital platform
  • Utilise data to truly understand the habits of individual drivers and create products and services tailored to them so you can build brand loyalty and deliver a better experience
11:50 - 12:10 20 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Keynote: GDPR - Is Your Data Compliant?
  • Speaker Gail Gottehrer - Partner, Akerman
  • Speaker Amie Taal - CEO & Founder, Stratagem Tech Solutions
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As we move away from subscription models to the mobility ecosystem realizing the value of big data, make sure you are compliant to utilise this data as we enter the GDPR era.

  • GDPR 101: think it doesn't affect you? Think again! Get an overview of European GDPR regulations and understand how it directly impacts the future of transportation data
  • Explore the possibilities and value of IoT data, as well as the regulatory and data ownership concerns in the rapidly growing usage of user and vehicle generated data
  • Get to grips with the GDPR and how it will affect the data supply chain. How is the data flow secured and what is your exposure via each channel?
11:50 - 12:10 20 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Keynote: GDPR - Is Your Data Compliant?
  • Speaker Gail Gottehrer - Partner, Akerman
  • Speaker Amie Taal - CEO & Founder, Stratagem Tech Solutions
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As we move away from subscription models to the mobility ecosystem realizing the value of big data, make sure you are compliant to utilise this data as we enter the GDPR era.

  • GDPR 101: think it doesn't affect you? Think again! Get an overview of European GDPR regulations and understand how it directly impacts the future of transportation data
  • Explore the possibilities and value of IoT data, as well as the regulatory and data ownership concerns in the rapidly growing usage of user and vehicle generated data
  • Get to grips with the GDPR and how it will affect the data supply chain. How is the data flow secured and what is your exposure via each channel?
12:10 - 13:30 80 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Networking Lunch & Exhibition Visit
12:10 - 13:30 80 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Networking Lunch & Exhibition Visit
13:30 - 13:40 10 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Chair’s Opening Remarks
13:30 - 13:40 10 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Chair’s Opening Remarks
13:40 - 14:00 20 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Maximizing car lifetime value through IoT, Data Analytics and Voice
  • Speaker Gaurav Devdutt - Product Head & Strategy, Connected Cars, Wipro
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The rapid pace of digitization, the connected ecosystem and the new generation of tech savvy consumers are transforming the automotive industry. Cars, with their long ownership tenure and wide ecosystem of stakeholders, present an opportunity for automakers to leverage digitalization across the value chain and morph its traditional business into a service business.

The topic will cover a point of view to rethink car as a consumer and

  • Segment life cycle of car to carve out new areas for innovation
  • Use analytics, machine learning and big data to create value across the value chain
  • Use voice as a tool to elevate the next generation consumer experience
13:40 - 14:00 20 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Our Friends Electric: How Ready Are Drivers to Love EVs?
  • Speaker Roger Atkins - Founder, Electric Vehicles Outlook Ltd
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The inevitable path towards shared electric mobility is widely acknowledged. But no one yet knows how long that path is. We plot two scenarios. 1 Where adoption follows best case rates. 2 Where adoption falls behind predictions.

 

  • From infrastructure requirements to new vehicle ranges, assess the impact across the auto and energy industries if consumers embrace shared e-Mobility in the near term
  • What if consumers refuse to give up ICE to go green? Debate what the EV ecosystem needs to confront if it continues to face anxiety over making the switch from ownership to access
  • The disruptors get disrupted! Explore how tech breakthrough, incl. solid state batteries could blow the industry wide open. How do corporates plan for further disruption?
14:00 - 14:20 20 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Full vehicle testing- how to assess the attack surface of a connected car
  • Speaker Andy Davis - Transport Cyber Security Practice Director, NCC Group
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The attack surface of the connected vehicle ecosystem is large and complex, requiring a range of different techniques and methodologies to effectively provide cyber security assurance, based on the exposure to attack of the various protocols, technologies and systems.

  • Threat modelling is used to identify the wired, wireless and application entry points and the associated threats with each entry point, which in turn informs and refines the test plan
  •  Specialist tools are used to identify security vulnerabilities in vehicle components and technologies
  •  Exploits for the identified vulnerabilities are chained together to demonstrate real world impact and effective advice and guidance is provided to mitigate the attacks
14:00 - 14:20 20 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Becoming Smart: E-Mobility & the Grid
  • Speaker Tom Pakenham - Director of Electric Vehicles, OVO Energy
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EVs are rolling off the production line but is power grid ready to support it? Identify what the future grid needs to look like for a tipping point of EVs to be reached. Re

  • Syncing Vehicles & the Grid. Examine the communication protocols and charging tech required to enable bi-directional charging between cars and the network
  • Intelligent grid management. Assess business models, i.e. variable pricing plans. Incentivise charging at times of off-peak grid usage and maximum renewable energy supplies
  • Explore the role of utilities. Understand how vehicles are set to become a key power storage asset in the future of the smart grid
14:20 - 14:50 30 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Blockchain & Mobility: Demystifying the Next Great Disruptor
  • Speaker Irfon Watkins - CEO and Founder, DOVU
  • Speaker Matthew Jones - Senior Managing Consultant & Blockchain Leader, IBM
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The headlines are in and they predict that blockchain is going to change the face of MaaS. Get beyond the hype to discuss actual use cases for this potentially game changing technology.

  • Breakdown the philosophy behind blockchain to assess whether it presents the most secure and cost effective platform for creating trust, openness and immutable data across the ecosystem 
  • From car-sharing inventory to a billing platform and supply chain parts tracking, identify the first wave of real world applications for blockchain tech across the MaaS ecosystem
  • With a roll out that could take years, forecast the development of this key tech to understand when you need to be investing R&D resources
14:20 - 14:50 30 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
Charging Tech: Electrifying the Infrastructure
  • Speaker Lois Warner - Manager - Market Development, HUBJECT
  • Speaker Marcus Groll - COO, IONITY
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Level 1, 2, DC Fast, Inductive? Assess the development of charging infrastructure to deploy a consumer friendly EV network across Europe.

  • Is Faster Better? With it estimated that drivers only require fast charging 8-10x annually, evaluate the role of DC fast charging as part of the charging mix
  • Location, Location, Location. Plot the optimal charging station network Assess the necessary mix of public & private sites, plus leveraging existing ICE vehicle filling stations 
  • Standardization of charging tech. Is this solved? Explore the need for industry collaboration to create an interoperable user friendly charging network
14:50 - 15:20 30 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Taking Data Analytics to Another Level
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AI and are ML continuing to take data analytics to the next level. Get the latest on how to maximise the ROI for investment in connectivity and data analytics.

  • Understand how AI and machine learning models can utilize a combination of edge computing, the cloud, and in-car technology for maximum data efficiency
  • Quality over quantity. Evaluate the most valuable data sets for your business in order to find the optimal balance between collection, storage and analytics
  • Utilize the data exchange model to aggregate data from the OEMs, TSPs and other providers to streamline operations and efficiency whilst giving access to greater volumes of anonymised data
14:50 - 15:20 30 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
The Battery Tech Battle: Lithium vs. Hydrogen vs Solid State?
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With most automakers placing bets on lithium-ion, is the battle already over, or are their alternative power sources for the EV revolution?

  • Take a closer look at updates in lithium-ion batteries. Gauge how quickly we are set to see significant improvements in battery range
  • Hydrogen: Overcome challenges with storage and volatility to identify the transportation use cases where hydrogen proves the best option, i.e. ports, buses, etc.
  • Future battery tech. With faster charging, increased energy density and cycle life, low leakage - assess the future for all solid state batteries
15:20 - 15:50 30 mins
Connected Cars & Data Analytics
Delivering The Hyper-Personalised UX
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Vehicle interiors have never been more complicated, from balancing the needs for elegant user experiences while minimising distractions, to pulling data through sensor fusion technologies to the cloud.


  • Debate the importance of an in-house, proprietary platform and operating system vs. an open source base platform as we move towards shared, integrated vehicles
  • Partner across industries to deliver the experience that consumers expect from next gen vehicles, such as connection to home, enabling brought in devices, and high personalisation
  • Get a glimpse of the new technologies in infotainment, incl. occupant authentication, personal profile audio & cognitive infotainment
15:20 - 16:20 60 mins
E-Mobility & Electric Vehicles
The Electric Vehicle Market Outlook
  • Speaker Roger Lanctot - Associate Director, Strategy Analytics
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2017 proved to be a watershed moment in the evolution of the electric vehicle, with Europe leading the way. After a wave of vehicle launches and press releases evaluate where the industry stands and is heading next.

· Assess the impact of regulation and investment across Europe to debate what government involvement is required/ appropriate to stimulate the marketplace

· Who are the EV pioneers? From tech savvy Tesla evangelists to eco-conscious Leaf drivers. Create key buyer profiles to understand who is buying EVs and how to drive sales in these demographics

· Tackle the contentious issue of sourcing lithium-ion. Can the existing supply chains support a boom in EV battery production?