22-24 MAY 2018
MADRID - IFEMA

DES2018 - Global Program


10:00 - 11:00 (23/05/2018)

Masterminds

 Main Auditorium

Keynote: AI Present and Future

I will explain current developments and trends in AI, their applications, opportunities for industry in the near and medium term, and likely benefits. Looking further ahead: I will ask whether human-level AI is achievable, and, if so, what are the likely impacts on society. Will there be a golden ag... + info

11:00 - 11:30 (23/05/2018)

Masterminds

 Main Auditorium

Digital Titan: Artificial Intelligence: Let's put Smart to Work

There's nothing artificial about intelligence. Although machines can help, it's about making the individual smarter in order to make better decisions. At the core, AI is the ability to discover and provide visualization of relevant data at the right time and in context quickly, to find faster, more... + info

12:00 - 13:00 (23/05/2018)

Energy & Utilities

 Room 1

The governance of the new customer digital management energy

The long-standing business models of the energy & utilities market are challenged by a two-fold reality: innovating wihile economizing. It is crucial to satisfy new customers demands, to adopt digital tools to increase efficiency and to do it in more environmentally sustainable ways. In this debate... + info

12:00 - 13:00 (23/05/2018)

Pharma & Life Sciences

 Room 2

The new era of the Health Economy

Nowadays health is becoming predictive and preventive thanks to the vast amount of data generated by patients and health devices. No doubt that with the exploitation of health data, medicine will very shortly predict before preventing, being capable of addressing specific needs as well as achieving ... + info

12:00 - 13:00 (23/05/2018)

Urban Mobility

 Room 3

Orchestrating the mobility of the future

The convergence of industry changing forces and trends is fostering a debate about the evolution of mobility and transportation. At DES we will learn how we are making mobility more sustainable and more efficient. Which new options are arising leveraging on the platform economy, Apps and renewed dem... + info

13:00 - 13:20 (23/05/2018)

Energy & Utilities

 Room 1

Importance of Location in Advanced Electric Distribution Systems: best practices and use cases

How to use “The Science of Where” to grow positive customer experience and support regulatory compliance, employee safety, as well as key common workflows. ACCESS ONLY WITH PREMIUM VIP PASS... + info

13:00 - 13:20 (23/05/2018)

Pharma & Life Sciences

 Room 2

5p ehealth medicine

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13:00 - 13:20 (23/05/2018)

Urban Mobility

 Room 3

Chances and Challenges of Micro-Mobility Concepts in European Cities

New urban mobility concepts are taking over in European cities and lead to different challenges. The right mix of innovative technology, on-the-ground experience, and collaborative approach to government is essential to be successful in implementing a successful concept for micro-mobility solutions.... + info

13:20 - 13:40 (23/05/2018)

Energy & Utilities

 Room 1

Spain´s electric utility plugs into the digital age

Disruptive technologies. Changing customer expectations. Aggressive new competitors. With changes exploding all around them, Viesgo is transforming its entire organization. Robotics are redefining workflow, analytics on hourly power usage are shared with customers, and a `Digital Culture´ plan is u... + info

13:20 - 13:40 (23/05/2018)

Pharma & Life Sciences

 Room 2

Prescriptive Maintenance with Machine Learning. Freeze Dryer PoC

Is Machine Learning ready for prescriptive maintenance and what is the effort to make it real in a manufacturing life-science facility? Pfizer was wondering this – whether to start now or wait some years until the technology was deployed in other industries. Following Pfizer program: Dare to Try! ... + info

13:20 - 13:40 (23/05/2018)

Urban Mobility

 Room 3

Cutting-edge In-Car experience in a shared economy

Who said shared economy cannot be premium? Seamless Integration: Hazzle-free usage and seamless integration. Your life just continues in car - at the very first moment you enter the car it will feel like yours. Be it work, entertainment, communication or relaxation, e.g. continue watching movie... + info

13:40 - 14:00 (23/05/2018)

Energy & Utilities

 Room 1

Why are Corporations and Startups teaming up to accelerate innovation in the Energy Industry?

In the current competitive scenario, large corporations must go faster and further to stay one step ahead of the race. Meanwhile, startups brimming with fresh and explosive ideas need resources, deep expertise of the industry and market access, to launch. This sets the stage for a rich cooperative ... + info

13:40 - 14:00 (23/05/2018)

Pharma & Life Sciences

 Room 2

How AI is Transforming The Future Of Healthcare

Artificial intelligence is defined as the ability of a machine to perform cognitive functions we associate with human minds: such as reasoning, perceiving, learning and interacting with the environment. Some examples of technologies that enable AI are robotics, autonomous vehicles, computer vision, ... + info

13:40 - 14:00 (23/05/2018)

Urban Mobility

 Room 3

Changing the rules of Urban Mobility

Urban congestion is a growing problem that will be exacerbated with future population growth. Contrary to the belief that new technologies will eliminate congestion, the growth of TaaS companies is increasing congestion, and will worsen once CAVs spread. Urban congestion will need to be addressed co... + info

15:30 - 16:15 (23/05/2018)

Masterminds

 Main Auditorium

TOP Talk: ¡El Tsunami tecnológico y cómo surfearlo!

Estamos viviendo la mayor revolución económica y social de la historia, gracias a la irrupción de las tecnologías disruptivas como el 3D print, la robótica, la Nano tecnología, Inteligencia Artificial, etc…. En esta sesión repasaremos el impacto de estas tecnologías en las próximas décad... + info

15:30 - 16:15 (23/05/2018)

Pharma & Life Sciences

 Room 2

Pharma & Life Sciences Shapers

Big Pharma and Life Sciences companies are not the only ones that will feel the impact of new technologies transforming R+D and productions systems. They are also game changers for relatively small companies (including startups) because the barriers to entry and the operating costs fall significantl... + info

15:30 - 16:15 (23/05/2018)

Urban Mobility

 Room 3

Urban Mobility Shapers

Cars, once synonymous with freedom and ease of mobility, have become a victim of their own success. Congestions are undermining mobility and forcing cities to re-invent their urban mobility strategy; the digital-age demands a new transportation systems. The problem that confronts transportation ... + info

16:15 - 16:45 (23/05/2018)

Masterminds

 Main Auditorium

Digital Titan: When Antropology meets Technology

An approach to the technological revolution from a different perspective. Reflections on a new society and its impact: designing the "circular economy". ACCESS ONLY WITH PREMIUM VIP PASS... + info

16:45 - 17:15 (23/05/2018)

Masterminds

 Main Auditorium

Digital Titan: Security & Privacy: Compliance vs Experience

There has been a lot of talk and speculation about the huge impact GDPR will have on how business is conducted in a world increasingly dependent on big data and its insights. The overwhelming majority of that talk is centred on the requirements of GDPR and how to achieve compliance to avoid the ser... + info

17:15 - 17:45 (23/05/2018)

Masterminds

 Main Auditorium

Digital Titan: Intelligence enterprise: What is human and what is work in a superhuman future

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