Industry Forum, August 27, 2021 - 2021 International Conference on Technology and Entrepreneurship

27th of August, 2021

9:00 – 13:00 and 15:00 – 20:00 EEST TIME ZONE

Industry Forum as a signature event for the IEEE-TEMS conference series around the world will be hosted by the 2021 IEEE ICTE Conference “Leading Digital Transformation in Business and Society“.

The forum invites speakers from industry leaders worldwide to speak on technology and engineering directions along with digital transformation management. This brings the needs of industry into the conference and opens doors for researchers to engage with industry.

Inspiration to enhancing digital transformation for participants will be delivered through keynote speeches, panel discussions, a start-up pitch session, and business digital transformation living lab sessions focusing on the sustainability in digital entrepreneurship, circular economy, digital healthcare, digital transformation in the industry, sustainable consumption, digitalization of entrepreneurial ecosystems and digital transformation in the financial sector.

Keynote speeches and contributions will be delivered by world-renowned speakers, Henry Chesbrough, Adjunct Professor and Faculty Director at Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation, Berkeley, Sangeet Paul Choudary, Founder of Platformation Labs, Singapore, Ulli Waltinger, Founder & Technology Head of Siemens AI Lab, Germany, Deepa Gautam-Nigge, Senior Director at Global Lead SAP Next-Gen Ecosystem, Marc Schlichtner, Portfolio Manager in the Digital Health unit at Siemens Healthineers, Germany, Frank Kanopka, Principal Key Expert for Digital Business Model Generation at Siemens Healthineers, Germany, Romualda Stragiene CEO at BIOK LAB, Lithuania, Martynas Osauskas, the Director of Teltonika Telemedic, Lithuania, Algirdas Stonys, CEO & Founder of TeleSoftas, Lithuania and others. Speeches will invite participants to think about the need of leveraging the industry by transforming the business with platform strategy and will provide insights on how to get business results from open innovation.

Business digital transformation Living lab will be an exceptional opportunity to network with strong industry leaders, scholars, and international IEEE TEMS community members. Common efforts, devoted to solving real-life industry challenges might spark new fruitful collaborations.

Digital Entrepreneurship Space will demonstrate the performance of Start-ups and will provide perfect examples of the successful idea to market stories.

Why participate?

| Real-life digital transformation cases presented by Business Leaders’;

| Interactive exchange of experience in circular economy, digital healthcare, manufacturing and fintech sectors. Learn more about digital entrepreneurship, sustainable consumption, digital society and innovation ecosystem;

| Expand your organizations’ network through IEEE TEMS;

| Learn how other businesses operate and tackle digitalization challenges;

| Find fresh perspectives on old ways of working.