TECH
LEADERSHIP
CONFERENCE
MAY 12, 2016 | WATERLOO REGION

IT'S 2016

Technology is forcing society to answer big questions. Demographic shifts are dictating markets and influencing innovations.

On May 12, 2016, come to connect with the Waterloo Region tech community, explore shifts in the marketplace and see where the world is headed.

EPIC KEYNOTES

MAN AND MACHINE

RAY KURZWEIL

CO-FOUNDER & CHANCELLOR,
SINGULARITY UNIVERSITY

ABOUT RAY
THE SHARING ECONOMY

ROBIN CHASE

TRANSPORTATION ENTREPRENEUR

ABOUT ROBIN

THE FULL LINE-UP

KEY LEARNING SESSION

NIKOLAS BADMINTON

FUTURIST AND WRITER,
HUFFINGTON POST

ABOUT NIKOLAS
KEY LEARNING SESSION

KATE DARLING

RESEARCH SPECIALIST,
MIT MEDIA LAB

ABOUT KATE
KEY LEARNING SESSION

HELEN PAPAGIANNIS

AUGMENTED REALITY
SPECIALIST

ABOUT HELEN
KEY LEARNING SESSION

CHRIS ELIASMITH

PROFESSOR,
UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO

ABOUT CHRIS
HOST

SARAH PREVETTE

FOUNDER & CEO,
FUTURE DESIGN SCHOOL

ABOUT SARAH
T-MINUS 5

MICHAEL LITT

FOUNDER & CEO,
VIDYARD

ABOUT MICHAEL
T-MINUS 5

NEIL WAINWRIGHT

CEO & CO-FOUNDER,
NEXONIA

ABOUT NEIL

AGENDA

THURSDAY, MAY 12

08:00 – 09:00
Breakfast, registration and networking
09:00 – 09:15
Welcome
09:15 – 09:20
T-Minus 5: Michael Litt
09:20 – 10:30
Keynote: Ray Kurzweil - Man and Machine
10:30 – 11:00
Break
11:00 – 12:00
Key Learning Sessions
12:00 – 13:00
Lunch
13:00 – 14:00
Key Learning Sessions
14:00 – 14:30
Break
14:30 – 14:35
T-Minus 5: Neil Wainwright
14:35 – 15:40
Keynote: Robin Chase - The Sharing Economy
15:40 – 17:00
Closing reception

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