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october, 2020

01octAll DayCmd R, reboot and recoverbrought to you by ScotSoft

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Digital is no longer an option.

We need to reboot and recover, and to do that digital is critical. It’s a catalyst for economic growth and is supporting the transformation of businesses across the globe.

ScotSoft is the leading tech conference in Scotland and has been running for more than 20 years. It’s an annual festival of ideas and innovation that showcases the best of the Scottish technology sector and brings you sought after speakers from far flung locations.

You’ll enjoy a packed day with speakers drawn from all corners of the world, this year we’ve got Steve “Guggs” Guggenheimer, Corporate Vice President – AI & ISV Engagement at Microsoft Corporation, Rik Ferguson, Vice President of Security Research at Trend Micro – see below for a full list of those already confirmed to speak.

• Steve Guggenheimer, Microsoft

• Rik Ferguson, Trend Micro

• Dr Nneka Abulokwe OBE, tech and digital governance entrepreneur

• Keif Morris, Thoughtworks

• Mark Goodwin, Mozilla

• Dr David Alexander, RICE

• Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies

• Richard Marshall, Futurist

• Olivia Gambelin, AI Ethicist

• James McMinn, Bellrock Technology Ltd

• Kathryn Strachan, CopyHouse

• Joseph Crispell, Data Scientist, Data Science Campus

• Jamie Kerr, Burness Paull LLP

• Dr Murray Collins, Space Intelligence

• Jane Morrison-Ross, ScotlandIS

• David Dunn, Sunderland Software City

• Ben Shorrock, techSpark

• …and more to be announced

We’ll be running parallel sessions throughout the day focussing on things your business can do to recover and grow, taking a deep dive into core subjects including cloud, ai, languages and security, and also looking at how technology can help transform non-tech businesses, highlighting some of the best solutions Scotland has to offer.

So if you’re a practitioner, leader or just an interested observer, join us. We’d love to have you.

This is event is free to attend.

ScotlandIS events are intended to bring together technologists, digital practitioners and end users of technology products to come together for knowledge exchange, discussion, and networking. Events also connect buyers and sellers of technology and facilitate business engagement opportunities between organisations across the IT supply chain.

To facilitate this engagement, basic delegate details are shared with conference sponsors and exhibitors. This includes name, company, job title, city, and contact email. By signing up to attend this event you acknowledge that you consent to share this information.


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