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Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2017 BRISBANE

Agenda

13:00-20:00 HITACHI SHOWCASE

Interactive exhibition of Hitachi Social Innovation technologies and solutions

  • • Mining
  • • Agriculture
  • • R&D
  • • Healthcare
  • • Public Safety
  • • Transportation
  • • Consumer Products
  • • Education
13.00-14:00 Registration

14.00-15:00
 
WELCOME ADDRESS
  • Atsushi Konishi, Managing Director, Hitachi Australia
  • KEYNOTES:
    • • Goverment keynote, TBA
    • • Guest keynote, TBA
    • • Hitachi keynote, TBA
15.00-15:15 Afternoon tea
15:15-16:30 SPEAKER SESSION 1: AGRICULTURE
Technology in Agriculture: Revolutionising Farm Management and Optimising the Complete Food Value Chain
  • • Jeff Flood, Director, SNC Agribusiness 
  • • Phil Tickle, General Manager – Product Development, FarmMap4D
  • • Ben Dwyer, Chief Operating Officer, Australian Cattle and Beef Holdings
  • • Ian Layden, Leader, Horticultural Systems (Innovation), Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
  • • Owen Keates, Associate Vice President, Supply Chain & Digital Transformation, Hitachi Consulting Australia

Facilitated by: Derrick Thompson, Senior Manager - Key Accounts and Business Development, Hitachi Australia
16.30-16:45 Afternoon tea
16:45-18:00 SPEAKER SESSION 2: MINING
Digital Transformation in Mining: Improving Safety and Reduce Costs in Large-Scale Mining
  • • Pamela Italiano, General Manager Sales, Telstra Mining Services
  • • Prof Marcello La Rosa, Information Technology and Services, Process Intelligence, Queensland University of Technology

More panelists to be announced
18:00-20:00 NETWORKING COCKTAIL RECEPTION
  • • Guest speaker, TBA