Speakers, content and timings liable to change.

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8:15 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast session A
Simone Aplin, Technical Director, Anthesis

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Breakfast session B - Developing and implementing appropriate office systems and software – assessing your requirements, identifying and communicating expectations and milestones, planning for the future.
Sophie Walker, COO & Co-Founder, Dsposal
Tom Passmore, CEO & Co-Founder, Dsposal

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9:20 AM - 9:30 AM
9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
The drive to digitalisation, its role in the circular economy and how it plays into the Resources and Waste strategy.
Alistair Paul, Joint Team Leader, Waste Regulation and Crime, Defra

9:45 AM - 10:05 AM
Time to get your head in the cloud
Stuart Stock, Chief Information Officer, Veolia

10:05 AM - 10:20 AM
The changing requirements and expectations of waste producers
Henry Le Fleming, Assistant Director, Sustainability and Climate Change, PwC

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10:20 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Refreshments and exhibtion networking time

11:30 AM - 11:55 AM
11:55 AM - 12:15 PM
Exploring the benefits of cloud computing and blockchain systems
Craig Melsom, Programme Manager, TechUK

12:15 PM - 12:30 PM
TRACA – Creating an export passport for waste using commercialised Blockchain
Mike Jackson, Managing Director, Prismm, a Reconomy Group Company

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12:30 PM - 1:10 PM
Discussion panel - what will waste tracking systems provide? What are the issues aorund data security? Do advantages outweigh percieved risks and challenges?
Sophie Walker, COO & Co-Founder, Dsposal
Simone Aplin, Technical Director, Anthesis
Alistair Paul, Joint Team Leader, Waste Regulation and Crime, Defra

1:10 PM - 2:10 PM

2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Bright ideas forum- quick fire presentations on innovative technologies and systems
Duncan Midwood, CEO, CryptoCycle

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2:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Local authority digital developments for waste management and wider smart city objectives.
James Collingridge, Head of Environmental Partnerships, Peterborough City Council

3:10 PM - 3:40 PM
Refreshments and exhibition networking time

3:40 PM - 4:00 PM
From cart to curb: how to transform your waste and recycling operation into your smart city solution.
Michael Allegretti, Chief Strategy Officer, Rubicon Global

4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Computer vision, deep learning and artifical intelligence - how fourth generation technologies can aid greater resource capture and management.
Mikela Druckman, Founder & CEO, Greyparrot

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4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Working towards "no unused stuff" in the clothing industry, with the aid of big data, algorithms and customer rewards.
John Atcheson, CEO, Stuffstr

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4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Discussion panel – what will the waste and recycling industry look like in five years’ time? How, as an industry, do we respond to these changes?
Jacob Hayler, Executive Director, ESA, Environmental Services Association

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