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Super Connect for Good 2020 - Virtual Final

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· Stage
Welcome to Super Connect for Good
Kosta Mavroulakis (Founder & CEO of Empact Ventures & Super Connect For Good) and James Hallahan (Director for Hays IT & Hays Digital Technology)
James Hallahan Kosta Mavroulakis
2020-11-17T09:35:00Z 2020-11-17T09:50:00Z Europe/London Welcome+to+Super+Connect+for+Good Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Regional Winner - Republic of Ireland (AI / HealthTech)
Pitch Presentation: Kids Speech: The first remote, automated assessment of children's speech & language skills through interactive games
Shona D'Arcy
2020-11-17T09:50:00Z 2020-11-17T10:00:00Z Europe/London Regional+Winner+-+Republic+of+Ireland+%28AI+%2F+HealthTech%29 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regional Winner -Scotland (HealthTech / MedTech / Smart Cities / GovTech)
Pitch Presentation: NeateBox' WelcoMe system uses geo-location to trigger specific messages to venues to support a disabled person upon arrival
Gavin Neate
2020-11-17T10:00:00Z 2020-11-17T10:10:00Z Europe/London Regional+Winner+-Scotland+%28HealthTech+%2F+MedTech+%2F+Smart+Cities+%2F+GovTech%29 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regional Winner - South (AI / HealthTech / MedTech)
Pitch Presentation: My mHealth uses react native technology to deliver digital therapeutics to patients to self-manage their health conditions
Harry Thirkettle
2020-11-17T10:10:00Z 2020-11-17T10:20:00Z Europe/London Regional+Winner+-+South+%28AI+%2F+HealthTech+%2F+MedTech%29 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regional Winner - North (MedTech)
Pitch Presentation - QV Bioelectronics is pioneering an implanted electrotherapy device to treat brain tumours
Qasim Akhtar
2020-11-17T10:20:00Z 2020-11-17T10:30:00Z Europe/London Regional+Winner+-+North+%28MedTech%29 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regional Winner - East (GovTech)
Pitch Presentation-IE Hub empowers people in financial difficulty to assess & share their affordability data to establish affordable repayment plans
Kapil Madan Mark McElvanney
2020-11-17T10:30:00Z 2020-11-17T10:40:00Z Europe/London Regional+Winner+-+East+%28GovTech%29 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regional Winner - West (AI / MedTech)
Pitch Presentation: CanSense provides an affordable healthcare solution to early stage cancer detection using one simple blood sample
Adam Bryant
2020-11-17T10:40:00Z 2020-11-17T10:50:00Z Europe/London Regional+Winner+-+West+%28AI+%2F+MedTech%29 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regional Winner - Northern Ireland (HealthTech / GovTech)
Pitch Presentation: TapSOS is a smartphone app for non-verbal contact with emergency services (999)
Becca Hume
2020-11-17T10:50:00Z 2020-11-17T11:00:00Z Europe/London Regional+Winner+-+Northern+Ireland+%28HealthTech+%2F+GovTech%29 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regional Winner - London (GovTech)
Pitch Presentation: Beam is the world’s first platform to crowdfund employment training for homeless people & support them into skilled, long-term work
Chloe Moore
2020-11-17T11:00:00Z 2020-11-17T11:10:00Z Europe/London Regional+Winner+-+London+%28GovTech%29 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Tech For Good Roundtable
The importance of Tech for Good in today’s new normal in a post COVID-19, the challenges that are faced today and the trends that various verticals are bringing
Maija Palmer neil sebire James Hallahan Penny Coulthard Amali de Alwis Kosta Mavroulakis
2020-11-17T11:10:00Z 2020-11-17T11:40:00Z Europe/London Tech+For+Good+Roundtable Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Growth Roundtable - From Startup to Scale-up: The Challenges, Solutions & Roadmap to Success
Ibrahim Farook Heidi corr helen oldham Matthew Hughes Kosta Mavroulakis Vee Mapunde
2020-11-17T11:45:00Z 2020-11-17T12:15:00Z Europe/London Growth+Roundtable+-+From+Startup+to+Scale-up%3A+The+Challenges%2C+Solutions+%26+Roadmap+to+Success Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Private: Judging Session
The Judges will review the pitches and decide together who should be the Super Connect for Good 2020 National Winner
2020-11-17T11:45:00Z 2020-11-17T12:10:00Z Europe/London Private%3A+Judging+Session+ Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Competition Winners
We will be announcing the 7 Industry Winners and the Super Connect For Good 2020 National Winner
Kosta Mavroulakis James Hallahan
2020-11-17T12:15:00Z 2020-11-17T12:45:00Z Europe/London Competition+Winners Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Digital Exhibition
This section will be available throughout the event to view decks & videos. Speakers available to connect with via video or text chat between 12:45pm and 1:30pm
Kosta Mavroulakis Becca Hume Qasim Akhtar Gavin Neate Mark McElvanney Shona D'Arcy Harry Thirkettle Adam Bryant
2020-11-17T12:45:00Z 2020-11-17T13:30:00Z Europe/London Digital+Exhibition Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)


Chloe Moore

Public Sector Delivery Lead

Maija Palmer

Innovation Editor at Sifted

Kapil Madan


neil sebire

Chief Innovation Research Officer at Great Ormond Street Hospital

James Hallahan

Director – UK & Ireland, Hays & James Harvard

Adam Bryant

CEO at CanSense

Harry Thirkettle

Senior Medical Advisor at MyMHealth

Penny Coulthard

Director of Investor Relations at North Invest

Ibrahim Farook

Founder / CEO Cosimico

Shona D'Arcy

CEO Kids Speech Labs

Mark McElvanney

IE Hub's Sales Director

Gavin Neate

CEO at NeateBox

Qasim Akhtar

Business Development at QV Bioelectronics

Matthew Hughes

Editor-in-Chief at Top Business Tech

Amali de Alwis

UK MD at Microsoft for Startups

helen oldham

Founding Board Director at North Invest

Becca Hume

Founder and MD at TapSOS Regional Winner: Northern Ireland

Heidi corr

Project Executive at Dublin BIC

Kosta Mavroulakis

Founder and CEO of Empact Ventures; Your Super Connector

Vee Mapunde

Programme Director at NIHR

Alex Stephany

CEO of Beam

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