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Upcoming event | World’s Top 50 Innovators from the Industries of the Future

World’s Top 50 Innovators from the Industries of the Future

by Codex – International Business Leaders Network

Date and Time

Wed, Sep 27, 2017, 8:00 AM –Fri, Sep 29, 2017, 7:00 PM BST


BT Auditorium
81 Newgate Street


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VICTOR HUGO once famously remarked: “No power on earth can resist an idea whose time has come.”

Since the Industrial Revolution, technology has played a unique role in powering growth and transforming economies. Catalysed by the internet, the pace of technological change and scientific progress is accelerating, creating new industries of the future.

We are inviting the scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs and visionaries who are building the “Industries of the Future” in order to better understand where new wealth will be created, whilst also examining the impact of technology on economies and societies.

‘The World’s Top 50 Innovators from the Industries of the Future’ series is to be staged by Codex, at the BT Auditorium in London on 27th, 28th and 29th September 2017.

Industries of the Future will include:

Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
Genomics and Digital Health
Big Data
3D and 4D Printing
New Energy Technologies
Blockchain Technologies and Digital Money
Space Technologies
Virtual and Augmented Reality

This will be a global event with distinguished speakers from across the world.
View the full 3 day agenda and all confirmed speakers:

Confirmed speakers will include:

Dr. John M. Sankovic, Glenn Research Center, Chief Technologist, NASA
Dr. Douglas Terrier, Chief Technologist, NASA
Paul Stein, Chief Technology Officer, Rolls-Royce
Naveen Jain, Executive Chairman, Moon Express
Amir Khosrowshahi, Chief Technology Officer, Artificial Intelligence, Intel
Neha Palmer, Head of Energy Strategy and Global Infrastructure, Google
Patrick Wood, CEO, Surrey Satellite Technology
Dr Simon Thompson, Head of Practice, Big Data and Customer Experience, BT
Simon Bransfield-Garth, CEO, Azuri Technologies
Caroline Hargrove, Technical Director, McLaren Formula 1
Lawrence Orsini, CEO, LO3 Energy
Gordon Sanghera, CEO, Oxford Nanopore Technologies
Dr Graciela Chichilnisky, CEO, Global Thermostat
Sir Nigel Shadbolt, Big Data Expert, Master of Jesus College, Oxford
Rich Walker, CEO, Shadow Robot
Mikko Hypponen, Chief Research Officer, F-Secure
Nicole Egan, CEO, Darktrace
Danny Lopez,COO, Blippar
William McMaster, Head of VR, Visualise
Dr Mirko Kovac, Director, Ariel Robotics Lab, Imperial College London


A Codex Talk is a concise presentation, lasting 15 minutes (or less), in which the speaker addresses a challenging question faced by their technology or industry today and ends with a bold prediction for the future.

Codex talks are engaging, entertaining and elucidating. They give the audience something they can walk away with: valuable insights, actionable information, fresh perspectives, and renewed optimism.

Lead sponsors will include BT. Media Partners will include Harvard Business Review and Asian Lite
We look forward to welcoming you to what is shaping up to be one of the most thought-provoking technology events of 2017.

Demand for this event is high. Register today to enjoy early-bird delegate rates.