Day 2: 8th November 2017
09.10 - 10.00 Keynote Address
Emeritus Professor, Coventry University and the University of Reading.
Kevin Warwick is a world renowned scientist and engineer. His research areas are artificial intelligence, control, robotics and biomedical engineering. Kevin became the world’s first Cyborg in a ground breaking set of scientific experiments involving surgical implanting of a device into his arm to link his nervous system directly to a computer. At BCI World 2017, he will consider the implications of the potential for microchipping employees, the advantages of linking a human brain to a computer, types of implants that are being used today (known as bio-hacking) and the questions this raises for security of data and people.
10.00 - 10.30 Keynote Address
Speaker: Deon Binneman ‘the reputation guy’
11.00 - 11.50
Wars of words - prepare to win: Reinforcing reputational resilience in the digital age
Robert McAllister, Senior Consultant, Instincif
When a crisis strikes is your organization prepared to communicate under pressure in this rapidly evolving digital age? Instinctif Partners will deliver a boot camp on the latest crisis communications best practice, helping you to develop more resilient response frameworks.