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· Expo
Expo Hall Open
Visit our sponsors and exhibitors to discover offers and demos.
2020-11-10T09:30:00Z 2020-11-10T18:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Expo+Hall+Open https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Open Networking
Check out our Networking area and meet someone new. Accept a connection and trade contact details post event.
2020-11-10T09:30:00Z 2020-11-10T17:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Open+Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Classic Digital DNA Talks
A throw back to 2013, where it all began. Hear from Gail Power from Facebook and the late Brian Conlon, founder of First Derivatives
2020-11-10T09:30:00Z 2020-11-10T10:15:00Z Europe/Dublin Classic+Digital+DNA+Talks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
How the NI Tech sector is adapting to the current climate
Tune in to hear from NI companies in the tech space that have moved into different markets
John McGuckian Roger Johnston Gareth Macklin Ian Browne Ian Savage
2020-11-10T10:00:00Z 2020-11-10T10:45:00Z Europe/Dublin How+the+NI+Tech+sector+is+adapting+to+the+current+climate https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Welcome to Day 1
Here's what's coming up on day 1
Simon Bailie Diane  Dodds MLA
2020-11-10T10:15:00Z 2020-11-10T10:30:00Z Europe/Dublin Welcome+to+Day+1 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Starling Bank - deploying digital to reshape a traditional industry
Felim O'Donnell, COO of Starling Bank talks to Lynne Rainey about how Starling has transformed UK banking from challenger bank to the UK’s No1 Digital Bank.
Felim O'Donnell Lynne Rainey
2020-11-10T10:30:00Z 2020-11-10T10:55:00Z Europe/Dublin Starling+Bank+-+deploying+digital+to+reshape+a+traditional+industry https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Innovation – the balance between research and delivering value.
Andy O’Sullivan will discuss innovation and recent projects that found a balance, researching emerging technologies and achieving business value.
2020-11-10T10:55:00Z 2020-11-10T11:15:00Z Europe/Dublin Innovation+%E2%80%93+the+balance+between+research+and+delivering+value. https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
How VR/AR are transforming business, the economy and learning
Discover how PwC are using immersive technologies to transform business, train their people and support clients to achieve their goals.
Jennifer  Ren
2020-11-10T11:00:00Z 2020-11-10T11:45:00Z Europe/Dublin How+VR%2FAR+are+transforming+business%2C+the+economy+and+learning https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
The Value of Great: Why Digital Experience Matters More Now
Andrew & Greg will explore the importance of the digital experience, share examples and give you the tools to measure, optimise and succeed.
Andrew Gough Greg Dalrymple
2020-11-10T11:00:00Z 2020-11-10T12:00:00Z Europe/Dublin The+Value+of+Great%3A+Why+Digital+Experience+Matters+More+Now https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Were we ever really happy? Covid, Crisis and Change
Work is now an activity, not a place. Caroline Van der Feltz and Wendy Austin discuss the future of work and were we ever really happy working in offices
Wendy Austin Caroline Van der Feltz
2020-11-10T11:30:00Z 2020-11-10T12:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Were+we+ever+really+happy%3F+Covid%2C+Crisis+and+Change https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
AI for Human Performance and Corporate Wellbeing
Learn how elite sports science, behavioural data science, and cognitive neuroscience combined with cutting-edge AI is transforming the future of work agenda.
Rob McCargow Jon Pitts
2020-11-10T12:00:00Z 2020-11-10T12:45:00Z Europe/Dublin AI+for+Human+Performance+and+Corporate+Wellbeing https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Tech for Non Tech Experts: Focus on Tech Product Launch
What are the key things you need to consider when launching a tech product.
Kris Jones Tristan Neagle
2020-11-10T12:00:00Z 2020-11-10T13:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Tech+for+Non+Tech+Experts%3A+Focus+on+Tech+Product+Launch https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
How SME's are building a scalable future
Hear how Christies Direct will share their story of their people & customer-centricity with the use of technology being their recipe to a scalable future
Nick Harris
2020-11-10T12:00:00Z 2020-11-10T12:30:00Z Europe/Dublin How+SME%27s+are+building+a+scalable+future https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The Future of Cash - Are we heading towards a cashless society?
Our expert panel will discuss the growth of ecommerce, wider adoption of contactless payments and Improved transparency with digital banking
Fergal Downey
2020-11-10T12:30:00Z 2020-11-10T13:00:00Z Europe/Dublin The+Future+of+Cash+-+Are+we+heading+towards+a+cashless+society%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Speed Networking
Hang out in our networking area to meet someone new
2020-11-10T13:00:00Z 2020-11-10T14:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Speed+Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
AI & ML: Transforming the Insurance Value Chain
An overview of how predictive analytics, NLP & computer vision can be leveraged to add business value for insurers & tips on how to get it right.
Brendan Doherty
2020-11-10T13:00:00Z 2020-11-10T13:25:00Z Europe/Dublin AI+%26+ML%3A+Transforming+the+Insurance+Value+Chain https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Bring IT On and the Ambassadors Initiative: Inspiring new entrants to consider IT
Sara  Lyons
2020-11-10T13:25:00Z 2020-11-10T13:35:00Z Europe/Dublin Bring+IT+On+and+the+Ambassadors+Initiative%3A+Inspiring+new+entrants+to+consider+IT https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
A DDNA 2020 taster of DHD’s Online Workshops
Join us as we dip into 2 of 3 of our new online courses; our Brand Strategy Workshop and our Social Media Workshop .
David Henderson
2020-11-10T13:30:00Z 2020-11-10T14:30:00Z Europe/Dublin A+DDNA+2020+taster+of+DHD%E2%80%99s+Online+Workshops https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Transforming the Call Centre with Voice Enabled Virtual Assistants.
How Liberty created a completely server-less AI backed call centre utilising emerging technologies & quality engineering to make a difference to customers.
Susan O'Brien
2020-11-10T13:45:00Z 2020-11-10T14:15:00Z Europe/Dublin Transforming+the+Call+Centre+with+Voice+Enabled+Virtual+Assistants. https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Drone digital transformation - assurance
Faster, Cheaper Safer… walk through the state of the art and discuss what the future holds for drone digital transformation in assurance.
2020-11-10T14:00:00Z 2020-11-10T15:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Drone+digital+transformation+-+assurance https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The changing face of Cybercrime in the new normal
Our panel will discuss how criminals are exploiting online vulnerabilities including phishing scams, dark web tactics and corporate attacks.
Aidan Larkin
2020-11-10T14:15:00Z 2020-11-10T14:45:00Z Europe/Dublin The+changing+face+of+Cybercrime+in+the+new+normal https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Building technology teams remotely
Hear how some of NI’s fastest-growing technology firms have grown and navigated the challenges of working remotely
Samantha Kirk Jonathan Sinclair
2020-11-10T14:30:00Z 2020-11-10T15:50:00Z Europe/Dublin Building+technology+teams+remotely https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
How do we Solve the Startup Conundrum
Northern Ireland is one of the top places to start a startup. With the highest rate of businesses in the UK reaching £1m turnover within 3 years.
Jenny Ervine
2020-11-10T14:45:00Z 2020-11-10T15:05:00Z Europe/Dublin How+do+we+Solve+the+Startup+Conundrum https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Serverless First: an open discussion on how best to leverage the Cloud.
Liberty have applied a leading AWS Serverless First approach. It’s a paradigm shift for technology. We’ll dissect, explain and discuss in this session.
David Anderson
2020-11-10T15:00:00Z 2020-11-10T16:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Serverless+First%3A+an+open+discussion+on+how+best+to+leverage+the+Cloud. https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Tearing up the playbook: How technology has transformed retail and commerce in the time of COVID-19
Five Signifyd team members with distinct views into Signifyd’s rapid reaction to the pandemic share their insights in conversation.
Vid Sukumar Timothy Potvin Gayathri Somanath ed whitehead Mike Cassidy
2020-11-10T15:00:00Z 2020-11-10T16:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Tearing+up+the+playbook%3A+How+technology+has+transformed+retail+and+commerce+in+the+time+of+COVID-19 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Tearing up the playbook: How technology has transformed retail and commerce in the time of COVID-19
As the leading eCommerce fraud solution, 5 team members with distinct views into Signifyd’s rapid reaction to the pandemic share their views
Trevor McCullough Vid Sukumar Timothy Potvin Gayathri Somanath ed whitehead Mike Cassidy
2020-11-10T15:00:00Z 2020-11-10T16:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Tearing+up+the+playbook%3A+How+technology+has+transformed+retail+and+commerce+in+the+time+of+COVID-19 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
A Strategy to Succeed
Hear from our expert panel on what it takes to succeed in a covid-19 world and how local companies are operating at the edge of innovation.
Conor Houston
2020-11-10T15:05:00Z 2020-11-10T15:35:00Z Europe/Dublin A+Strategy+to+Succeed https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Payments: The View of the Future
A view from the future from The Fintech Corridor
Hilary Moran Scott Wylie Mike Brady
2020-11-10T15:30:00Z 2020-11-10T16:15:00Z Europe/Dublin Payments%3A+The+View+of+the+Future https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
There’s an app for that!
Are you solving a problem or just creating a product that no-one needs? Join our panel as they explore the reasons why some apps fail and why others succeed.
Samantha Kirk Tim Proctor
2020-11-10T15:40:00Z 2020-11-10T16:00:00Z Europe/Dublin There%E2%80%99s+an+app+for+that%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
A global technology outlook, by PwC’s global head of tech
Belfast born Conall Dempsey, Global Head of Technology, will share his thoughts on the Tech landscape internationally and how Irish based companies can compete.
2020-11-10T16:00:00Z 2020-11-10T16:30:00Z Europe/Dublin A+global+technology+outlook%2C+by+PwC%E2%80%99s+global+head+of+tech https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Diversity and Inclusion Within The Technology Sector
Hear from Microsoft and Version1 on what diversity and inclusion means in their organisations and why diversity & inclusion is so important in the tech sector.
Helen Smith Honey bell Oke Jonas Cella Claire Mullen
2020-11-10T16:30:00Z 2020-11-10T17:10:00Z Europe/Dublin Diversity+and+Inclusion+Within+The+Technology+Sector https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
End of Day 1
2020-11-10T17:10:00Z 2020-11-10T17:15:00Z Europe/Dublin End+of+Day+1 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Classic Digital DNA Talks
A classic talk from 2019 - What is Digital Transformation.
2020-11-11T09:30:00Z 2020-11-11T10:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Classic+Digital+DNA+Talks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Hall Open
Visit our sponsors and exhibitors to discover offers and demos.
2020-11-11T10:00:00Z 2020-11-11T16:30:00Z Europe/Dublin Expo+Hall+Open https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Northern Ireland Public Sector Customer Forum
Version 1 - Private Roundtable
2020-11-11T10:00:00Z 2020-11-11T11:30:00Z Europe/Dublin Northern+Ireland+Public+Sector+Customer+Forum https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Bring IT On: Understanding IT apprenticeships for employers
Is an IT Apprenticeship the right pathway for your company? Find out how IT Apprenticeships work for an employer and the benefits for staff.
Aidan Browne
2020-11-11T10:00:00Z 2020-11-11T11:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Bring+IT+On%3A+Understanding+IT+apprenticeships+for+employers https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Welcome to Day 2
Here's what's coming up on day 2
2020-11-11T10:05:00Z 2020-11-11T10:10:00Z Europe/Dublin Welcome+to+Day+2 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The future of Global Cybercrime in an uncertain world
Belfast born Neil Walsh, Chief of Cybercrime at the UN talks with Aidan Larkin about the future of combating cybercrime requires multi-national collaboration.
Aidan Larkin Neil  Walsh
2020-11-11T10:10:00Z 2020-11-11T10:45:00Z Europe/Dublin The+future+of+Global+Cybercrime+in+an+uncertain+world https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Open Networking
Check out our Networking area and meet someone new. Accept a connection and trade contact details post event.
2020-11-11T10:30:00Z 2020-11-11T16:30:00Z Europe/Dublin Open+Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Measuring Allstate NI’s environmental impact before, during, and after Covid
Allstate NI has a well-developed strategy for monitoring and working to reduce our environmental impact across a range of areas.
2020-11-11T10:45:00Z 2020-11-11T11:15:00Z Europe/Dublin Measuring+Allstate+NI%E2%80%99s+environmental+impact+before%2C+during%2C+and+after+Covid+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Best of Both: Tech Degrees with QUB and PwC
QUB & PwC will discuss and showcase one of the UK’s most innovative degree apprenticeships and the opportunities offered.
Sophie Ryan David Cutting
2020-11-11T11:00:00Z 2020-11-11T12:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Best+of+Both%3A+Tech+Degrees+with+QUB+and+PwC https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Recovering from a Ransomware attack
A ransomware nightmare: A real life perspective of living through a ransomware attack and emerging stronger.
2020-11-11T11:15:00Z 2020-11-11T11:50:00Z Europe/Dublin Recovering+from+a+Ransomware+attack https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Start your ML journey with AWS DeepRacer
Create your first ever DeepRacer model. You’ll learn about hyperparameters, the reward function and to assess how your training is going in real time.
Glenn  Horan
2020-11-11T11:30:00Z 2020-11-11T12:30:00Z Europe/Dublin Start+your+ML+journey+with+AWS+DeepRacer++ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Supporting the NI Tech Sector & The current Funding Landscape
Our panel of founders and investors discuss the current investment landscape during the pandemic.
Alastair Cameron Audrey Osborne
2020-11-11T11:50:00Z 2020-11-11T12:20:00Z Europe/Dublin Supporting+the+NI+Tech+Sector+%26+The+current+Funding+Landscape https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Use of technology to prevent and detect fraud
PwC's Investigative analytics team will discuss the use of analytics, visualisations and new tech to prevent and detect fraud.
Stuart McKenzie Stephen Majury Fionnuala Hart Natalie Hartin Thomas Browne
2020-11-11T12:00:00Z 2020-11-11T13:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Use+of+technology+to+prevent+and+detect+fraud https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Climate Tech: the next frontier…
Maria Kavanagh, CEO of Verv and Ben Combes from PwC discuss the importance of climate technology..
2020-11-11T12:20:00Z 2020-11-11T12:50:00Z Europe/Dublin Climate+Tech%3A+the+next+frontier%E2%80%A6 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The Build, The Buy & The Blend
Should you custom build or buy your business software in 2020?
Andrew Cuthbert
2020-11-11T12:50:00Z 2020-11-11T13:05:00Z Europe/Dublin The+Build%2C+The+Buy+%26+The+Blend https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Speed Networking
2020-11-11T13:00:00Z 2020-11-11T14:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Speed+Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Learn More About Higher Risk Startup Investment Options
How does EIS and Angel Investment fit into an Investment Portfolio
Mary McKenna Jenny Ervine
2020-11-11T13:00:00Z 2020-11-11T14:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Learn+More+About+Higher+Risk+Startup+Investment+Options https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The things I wish I had known about marketing 8 years ago
In an attempt to save you 8 years of your life, Joe shares some of the key lessons that got him out of sticky mud throughout his career.
2020-11-11T13:05:00Z 2020-11-11T13:35:00Z Europe/Dublin The+things+I+wish+I+had+known+about+marketing+8+years+ago https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
The New Normal: Opening Doors or a Backward Step for Women in Tech?
Opening Doors or a Backward Step for Women in Tech?
Jill Johnston Sinead Heverin Paula Robinson
2020-11-11T13:30:00Z 2020-11-11T14:30:00Z Europe/Dublin The+New+Normal%3A+Opening+Doors+or+a+Backward+Step+for+Women+in+Tech%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The X-Tech World
A keynote from Dale Cree, CEO at 3EN Group
2020-11-11T13:50:00Z 2020-11-11T14:00:00Z Europe/Dublin The+X-Tech+World https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Horsies in the Cloud: A Serverless Journey
How a small team built a new product fully serverless, using AWS Well-architected Framework and user-centric design, with little AWS experience beforehand!
Matthew Dorrian
2020-11-11T14:00:00Z 2020-11-11T14:25:00Z Europe/Dublin Horsies+in+the+Cloud%3A+A+Serverless+Journey https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Salesforce: Getting Back to Basics
This Salesforce demo shows how to use the platform to market to and nurture more leads, close more business and provide first class service
Nick Harris
2020-11-11T14:00:00Z 2020-11-11T14:50:00Z Europe/Dublin Salesforce%3A+Getting+Back+to+Basics https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Holmes and (IBM) Watson: How Humans and Robots are Working Together to Solve Business Mysteries
Robots and AI – familiar terms but arguably still foreign concepts. Join Gerard McStravick and Christian Heath to unpack this maelstrom.
Christian Heath Gerard  McStravick
2020-11-11T14:25:00Z 2020-11-11T14:55:00Z Europe/Dublin Holmes+and+%28IBM%29+Watson%3A+How+Humans+and+Robots+are+Working+Together+to+Solve+Business+Mysteries https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Future of Work NOW
UUBS will explore the future of work with an expert panel
2020-11-11T14:30:00Z 2020-11-11T15:20:00Z Europe/Dublin The+Future+of+Work+NOW https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Engineering Excellence in Data Science
Engineering meets data science and how this helped improve the quality and delivery of a recent Liberty IT project
Victoria Moulds
2020-11-11T14:55:00Z 2020-11-11T15:10:00Z Europe/Dublin Engineering+Excellence+in+Data+Science https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Signifyd Pulse Data - Decisions that are Driving eCommerce's Explosive Growth
Signifyd's data shows why the 5-year accelerated growth from Covid-19's impact is here to stay for those retailers executing the right strategies.
2020-11-11T15:10:00Z 2020-11-11T15:30:00Z Europe/Dublin Signifyd+Pulse+Data+-+Decisions+that+are+Driving+eCommerce%27s+Explosive+Growth https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The importance of building communities for a post pandemic world
Prakash Janakiraman and Chris McClelland discuss the highs and lows of the startup world and explore the future and importance of communities post pandemic
Chris McClelland Prakash Janakiraman
2020-11-11T15:30:00Z 2020-11-11T16:00:00Z Europe/Dublin The+importance+of+building+communities+for+a+post+pandemic+world https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Embracing Disruption and Change
Derry/Londonderry born Brian McDowell discusses his career that has taken him from Banking in NI to building disruptive technology in the US as CEO of SimplyIOA
Sean Devlin
2020-11-11T16:00:00Z 2020-11-11T16:40:00Z Europe/Dublin Embracing+Disruption+and+Change https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fdigital-dna-live2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Chris McClelland

Managing Director at Ignite NI

Aidan Browne

Senior Lecturer at Belfast Metropolitan College

Sophie Ryan

Student Recruitment Manager at PwC

Brendan Doherty

Machine Learning Engineer at Allstate NI

Tristan Neagle

Lead Technical Consultant at Data Truth

Kris Jones

CTO at Secure Broadcast

David Cutting

Lecturer at Queens University

Ian Savage

CEO at SureCert

Ian Browne

COO at Ignite NI

Gareth Macklin

Founder & MD of OBBI Solutions

Roger Johnston

CEO at axial3D

John McGuckian

Partner at Tughans Solicitors

Andy O'Sullivan

Technologist, Incubator team at Liberty IT

Thomas Browne

Business Associate - Forensic Technology Solutions at PwC

Natalie Hartin

Data Analyst - Forensic Technology Solutions at PwC

Fionnuala Hart

Technical Analyst at PwC

Stephen Majury

Manager, Investigative Analytics, at PwC

Craig Roberts

Drones Technical Lead at PwC Drones Industry Action Group (DIAG)

Jennifer Ren

Emerging Tchnology at PwC

David Anderson

Director of Technology at Liberty IT

Sara Lyons

Business Development Executive at Belfast Metropolitan College

Helen Smith

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Fergal Downey

VP of Engineering at Rakuten Blockchain

Nick Harris

Senior Sales Manager at Salesforce

Wendy Austin

Journalist & Broadcaster

Lynne Rainey

Partner at PwC

Felim O'Donnell

COO at Starling Bank

Trevor McCullough

Director of Engineering at Signifyd

Greg Dalrymple

Head of Design at GCD Technologies

Andrew Gough

Managing Director at GCD Technologies

Andrew Cuthbert

Technical Director at GCD Technologies

Simon Bailie

CEO at Digital DNA

Mike Cassidy

Lead Storyteller at Signifyd

ed whitehead

Managing Director, EMEA at Signifyd

Gayathri Somanath

Senior Director of Product Management at Signifyd

Timothy Potvin

Head of Customer Success at Signifyd

Diane Dodds MLA

Minister for the Economy at Northern Ireland Executive

Vid Sukumar

Senior Director of Partnerships at Signifyd

Jill Johnston

Manager - IT Contracts at MCS Group

Prakash Janakiraman

Co-founder, Chief Architect, Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging at Nextdoor

Aidan Larkin

Partner at Asset Reality

Stuart McKenzie

Manager - Data Analytics at PwC

Sam Hutchison

Senior Associate at PwC

Jon Pitts

Founder of IHP Analytics

Glenn Horan

Senior Software Engineer at Liberty IT

Victoria Moulds

Principal Software Engineer at Liberty IT

Susan O'Brien

Principal Software Engineer at Liberty IT

Audrey Osborne

Techstart Ventures Investment Team

Alastair Cameron

Startup and tech community champion

Claire Mullen

Account Manager at Version 1

Jonas Cella

Oracle Consultant at Version 1

Honey bell Oke

Technical Consultant at Version 1

Caroline Van der Feltz

HR Director at Danske Bank UK

Neil Walsh

Chief of Cybercrime at United Nations

Matthew Dorrian

Solutions Engineer at Liberty IT

Tim Proctor

Managing Director at Scaffold Digital

Jonathan Sinclair

VP Engineering & Site Lead at HighRoads

Samantha Kirk

VP of Engineering and Site Lead, Europe at Dynamic Signal

Gerard McStravick

Head of Digitisation and Data Analytics at Danske Bank

Christian Heath

Fintech Hub Lead at Danske Bank

David Henderson

Creative Director at DHD

Shirley Davey

Business Engagement, Lecturing in Innovation & Management Development at Ulster University Business School

Rob McCargow

Director of AI at PwC

Mike Brady

Sales Director at Fondy

Scott Wylie

Co-founder at Payhere

Hilary Moran

Programme Manager at The Fintech Corridor

Sean Devlin

Associate Director at MCS Group

Paula Robinson

Senior Business Analyst at ESO

Sinead Heverin

Puppet Labs

Conor Houston

Houston Solutions

Jenny Ervine

Raise Ventures

Mary McKenna

Angel Investor

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Rapid7

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