Agenda for 2018 Forum

                                                                           AGENDA

9:00 Registration and coffee
10:00 Welcome and Introduction by Hitachi and CEPS
10:20

Keynote Speech

  • Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society (video message)
  • Patrik Sjostedt, Chief Commercial Officer, Social Innovation Business Division, EMEA-CIS, Hitachi Europe
  • Matthew Caine, Sales Director EMEA - Smart Spaces and Video Intelligence, Hitachi Vantara
11:00

Panel discussion: Discussion moderated by Andrea Renda, Senior Research Fellow, CEPS

  • Welcome and Introduction by Andrea Renda, Senior Research Fellow and Head of Regulatory Policy Unit, CEPS and Yukiko Araki, Corporate Officer, Executive GM for CSR and Environmental Strategy Division, Hitachi Ltd.
  • Silvia Ganzerla, Policy Director EUROCITIES
  • Patrik Sjostedt, Chief Commercial Officer, Social Innovation Business Division, EMEA-CIS, Hitachi Europe
  • Loretta Anania, Programme Officer, DG CONNECT, European Commission
  • Radoslaw Olszewski, DG HOME – Terrorism and Radicalisation unit/Protection sector, European Commission
12:20 Closing Speech by Norihiro Suzaki, General Manager & Senior Representative, Hitachi Corporate Office Europe
12:30  Lunch