Bimhuis | Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam.
28 June 2016
NXTTCH (pronounced as Next Tech) is the first premium event in Europe that connects the corporate world to all kinds of disruptive technologies.
Many companies are reaching out to start-ups that challenge the current business models. NXTTCH visitors are innovators that want to take this to the next level.
Over the next years we will witness a struggle to find the right business cases, to find ways to successfully transform your organization and yourself into a new era where co-creation and permanent beta will be central.
We are entering a next phase of the Internet where it is about BITS in ATOMS. Our physical world will be digitized rapidly. Where the last 20 years digitisation was key for media and information, this time our other side of our economy will be digitized with high velocity. Everything.
Is our society ready for this? Is your organization ready? Are you ready? NXTTCH will challenge you. With experiences, with in-depth debates and with a focus on getting down to the business case of things.
In parallel to NXTTCH we are organizing an international VIP Conference for CIOs, IT Executives and Digital Leaders: CIO CITY, the VIP congress for more than 200 international CIOs and IT Executives at Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ in Amsterdam.
Of connecting CIOs, IT Executives and Digital Leaders to Startups.
Who will show great business cases and ideas around Disruptive Tech.
That will inspire you to transform your organization and yourself.
NXTTCH has some of the most inspiring speakers who will show great business cases and share ideas around Disruptive Tech.
Ger is Chief Technology Officer of the City of Amsterdam and initiated the Amsterdam Smart City program.
Information Manager - End-User Devices, Mobility and Unified Communications, Ministry of Defence, Netherlands
The original creator and project lead for the Drupal open source web publishing and collaboration platform. Currently CTO of Acquia, Inc.
Managing Partner and Business Development Director at mITE Systems
Ruby Hero 2013, the most notable prize within the Ruby programming community. And Digital Champion of Finland, as appointed by EU commissioner Neelie Kroes.
Director of Applications Europe at Cegeka
Professor Internet of Things at the Design Engineering department, faculty of Industrial Design Engineering - Delft University of Technology
Digital Transformation Manager and Blockchain Entrepreneur
CEO & co-founder of Magnetic.io/VAMP
Managing Director, Founder, Guest Lecturer, Fresh Mind at Innovation Booster
Founder "FUN and MOBILE” software house and “Kinetise" platform
Founder of Living in Digital Times (LIDT)
Schevernels advises corporates and startups on innovation and growth. He is the author of 'Suits & Hoodies' (mid-December 2015).
Senior Executive Vice President - Chief Information Officer, The Rabobank Group
Managing Partner 3D Makers Zone and Co-founder ASSEMBL3D
CEO at Eggsplore
Co-Founder and board member of Startupbootcamp Global, which has operations in Amsterdam, Dublin, Copenhagen, Haifa and Berlin.
Founder of 650 Labs and Milestone Group. Prior to founding both 650 Labs and Milestone Group, Mark spent nearly a decade as a strategy consultant with the CSC Index.
Richard, co-founder mITE is responsible for Business Development, introduction of new Best-of-Breed solutions and developing global alliances with market leaders on Enterprise Mobility Management and Mobile Security solutions. Richard has an international trackrecord developing new markets and organizations with companies including General Electric, Verizon and iPass.
Gerd is considered a leading voice on a wide range of topics including digital transformation and the discovery of digitally-native business models, the opportunities and challenges of an exponential society, a sustainable business and cultural ecology, social media and communications, TV / film, radio and broadcasting futures, mobile content and commerce, innovation, leadership and entrepreneurship, ‘hard-future’ consumer trends, human-machine futures and AI, the IoT, big data and automation, next-generation advertising, marketing and branding, as well as sustainability and related ‘green future’ topics. In 2006, The Wall Street Journal called Gerd ‘one of the leading Media Futurists in the World’.
Linda was selected as the 2013 Ruby Hero, the most notable prize within the Ruby programming community. She has also been awarded the title of Digital Champion of Finland, as appointed by EU commissioner Neelie Kroes. Other nominations include awards from the Finnish Institute for Children’s Literature and Fifty Most Inspiring Women in Technology in EU -award. “Hello Ruby” is the world’s most whimsical way to learn about technology, computing and coding. It is a story about a little girl with a big imagination who knows even the biggest problems are just small problems stuck together.
Harley set up his first business back in 1978 when he was just 21. A serial entrepreneur, Harley has a proven track record of working with a wide variety of businesses, in all sectors from apparel to petrochemical and from ultra-high tech and telecommunications to transport. Today, Harley is the Chairman of The Bayard Partnership; a group practice specialized in solving complex business problems via hands on project management combined with change management, coaching and consulting. Apart from being a very motivational and engaging speaker, Harley is also a blogger and the author of four books; ‘Making a Difference’, ‘Inspirational Leadership’, ‘Transition’ (and most recently) ‘The Change Manager’s Handbook’. Find out more at www.harleylovegrove.com
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