Agenda BlueTech Forum 2017

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Day 1 - Wednesday, 6th June 2018

Optional: Walking tour of Vancouver
Welcome Networking Event

Details will follow shortly.

Day 2 - Thursday, 8th June 2018

Networking Breakfast Meetings

Connecting people is a value-add that BlueTech Forum can deliver through our extensive network of water industry contacts. Our team will also be available throughout the day to help facilitate introductions and meetings.

Welcome Address

Paul O’Callaghan, CEO, BlueTech Research

KeyNote Address 1
Water Technology Market Opportunities

Moderators will provide five-minute introductory primers on the topic after which there will be a facilitated discussion. These bite-size interactive briefings will provide intelligence in an easy-to-digest format, setting the stage for informed discussions throughout the day and allowing you to interact with fellow delegates.


Roundtable Topics will include:

1. Impact of AI on membrane markets

2. Biosolids - Threats, crises and market drivers

3. Sensors

4. Infrastructure

5. Oil & Gas

6. Regulations & Policy - understanding the impact of regulations on driving the market

7. Managing cybersecurity in an IoT world

Networking Coffee Break
Innovation Showcase Technology Company Pitches & Roundtable Sessions. 4 rotations
The 12 Innovation Showcase companies will deliver a 1 minute pitch to help you decide which technology companies to focus on connecting with during the Innovation Showcase Roundtables.
Networking Lunch
Fireside Chat Interview
Keynote Address 2
End User Innovation Needs Session

BlueTech will lead a session focused around the A-List Companies. This session will be in an interactive roundtable format meeting where industrial and utility end users will be invited to identify key innovation challenges in their businesses, the challenges they have and solutions required.

Corporate companies will outline the industrial needs and challenges they face. This session will also detail their experience of working with technology companies and provide example case studies.

Afternoon Networking Coffee Break
Keynote Address 3
Closing Keynote Address
BlueTech Innovation Awards Ceremony

Companies taking part in the Innovation Showcase will receive nominations and votes from the Technology Assessment Group (TAG)  to win one of two BlueTech Awards.

Closing Networking Drinks Reception