Tech Severn

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Stay ahead of the emerging technology trends which are changing the landscape of today’s health, education, care and housing agendas at Tech Severn, Shropshire’s most talked about free technology-based event.

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About this Event

On Tuesday, September 24, delegates from a wide range of industry sectors including local government, health, business, education and housing will head for Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury to discuss the future of housing, technology enabled care, education, modern methods of construction, digi-health, eco and green technology.

The following day on Wednesday, September 25, the event opens it's doors to the general public, with a busy programme of talks and events joined by Tech Safari and Ed Tech workshops at Theatre Severn and other locations around the town.

Tech Severn 2019 will focus on Shropshire Council’s Four "Centres of Excellence"; Technology Enabled Care, Digital Health, Modern Methods of Construction and Environmental Technology. The event will bring together Local Government, Business, Academia, Charities and Voluntary Organisation to explore what opportunities technology can offer.

Agendas

Business Breakfast (invitation only)

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Time: 8 - 9am

Location: The Guildhall, Shrewsbury

Doors open and registration

Session type:

Time: 9 - 10am

Location: Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury

Official welcome and grand opening

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Time: 10 - 10:40am

Location: Main Auditorium, Theatre Severn

Speakers: Cllr Peter Nutting, Clive Wright, Ryan Kennedy

Jason Bradbury

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Time: 10:40 - 11am

Location: Main Auditorium, Theatre Severn

Speaker: Jason Bradbury

Peter Gore

Session type: Talk

Time: 11:10 - 11:40am

Location: Main Auditorium, Theatre Severn

Speaker: Peter Gore

Wilmot Dixon Panel

Session type: Workshop

Time: 12 - 12:40pm

Location: Main Auditorium, Theatre Severn

Speakers: John Walsh, Paul Chatwin, Dr Noha Nasser

Purple Frog - How can Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence save the world?

Session type: Workshop

Time: 1 - 2pm

Location: Haydn Smith Room, Theatre Severn

Supplier: Purple Frog

Speaker: Alex Whittles

Steve Tyler

Session type: Talk

Time: 2:20 - 2:50pm

Location: Main Auditorum, Theatre Severn

Speaker: Steve Tyler

Andrew Boxall - What is Transformation?

Session type: Talk

Time: 2:55 - 3:15pm

Location: Main Auditorium, Theatre Severn

Speaker: Andrew Boxall

The Bridge with Andy Begley

Session type: Talk

Time: 2:55 - 3:15pm

Location: Walker Theatre, Theatre Severn

Speaker: Andrew Begley

Hollie Whittles, Fraggle Works - How can I make Social Media work for me?

Session type: Workshop

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: Haydn Smith Room, Theatre Severn

Speaker: Hollie Whittles