COMPLETED – Tech entrepreneurs who want to change the world
BusinessCloud looks at how technology can transform business in this half-day conference at the 2016 International Festival for Business.
Monday 20th June 2016, 2pm-4.30pm
Exhibition Centre, Kings Dock Street, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4FP
Entrepreneurs are the engine room of the UK economy – and the nation’s newest tech magazine will be hearing from some of the most tech-savvy among them on one of the main stages at IFB2016.
Young tycoons aspiring to become the next Mark Zuckerberg and more established business leaders will look at how tech can be the rocket fuel for growth on the global stage.
BusinessCloud editor Chris Maguire will chair proceedings and ask: where is business technology heading next?
The IFB is the biggest business festival in the world will host more than 70 business conferences and seminars featuring globally-renowned speakers and entrepreneurs over three weeks.
Panel (click on the pictures for biographies)
Lawrence Jones, co-founder, UKFast Richard Law, CEO, GB Group
Ian Jackson, co-founder of Imerja Paul Kenyon, joint chief executive, Avecto
Steve Oliver, co-founder, musicMagpie Luke Massie, founder, Vibe Tickets
Cathal Berragan, campaigns, Social Chain David Grimes, CEO, MPD Group
Jamil Khalil, founder, Wakelet Chris Maguire, editor, BusinessCloud (host)
Gilbert Corrales, co-founder, Leaf FM Adam Ward, chief executive, Airtime Rewards
Simon Wilkinson, chairman of RealityMine Amman Ahmed, founder, Roundwave
Josh Bolland, CEO/creative director, JB Cole
2.00-2.45pm Panel 1 discussion: ‘Meet the next Mark Zuckerberg’
2.45-3.00pm Keynote speaker 1
3.00-3.45pm Panel 2 discussion: ‘Fortune, fame and fun’
3.45-4.00pm Keynote speaker 2
4.00-4.30pm Panel 3: Q&A
Andrea Wolfendale, director of events: [email protected]; 0161 215 7142
Selected upcoming BusinessCloud events
June 20th – Tech entrepreneurs who want to change the world, Liverpool
June 29th – Tech in the legal sector
June 30th – Big data and the Internet of Things conference, Liverpool
June 30th – Tech in the Northern Powerhouse evening event, Liverpool
July 5th – Big Data and IoT conference findings roundtable, Liverpool
July 13th – Technology and retail roundtable, Manchester
July 14th – Tech Manchester roundtable, Manchester
November 9th – Digital Entrepreneur Awards, Manchester