Programme

 
Below you will find the presentations from our speakers. We publish them as we receive them.

Wednesday 15 March
Digital Sustainability session



Welcome
Ivica Crnkovic, Professor of Software Engineering, Chalmers and Director of Area of Advance ICT
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Moderator  Anna Kelly, Implement Consulting Group


What is the Human Project for our Digital Future?
Luciano Floridi, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information at the University of Oxford
(Photo: Tim Muntinga)
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Securing the Foundations of Democracy
Peter Y A Ryan, Professor of Applied Security, University of Luxembourg
Bio and abstract >>
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Sustainable Software for a Digital Society
Patricia Lago, Professor of Software Engineering, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Bio and abstract >>
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​Diginomics - transformation at a higher speed
Anna Felländer, Digital Economist, Swedish House of Finance
Bio and abstract >>
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​Digital initiatives
Lars Nyborg, Chalmers Area of Advance Production. Presentation >>
Per-Olof Arnäs, Chalmers Area of Advance Transport. Presentation >>
Massimo Bongiorno, Chalmers Area of Advance Energy. Presentation >>
Jonathan Robinson, Chalmers Area of Advance Life Science. Presentation >>
 
 
LUNCH
Connected World session



​Stefan Bengtsson, President of Chalmers University of Technology


Speed, Data and Ecosystems: Excelling in a Software-Driven World
Jan Bosch, Professor of Software Engineering at Chalmers University of Technology
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​5G – a game changer
Sara Mazur, Head of Research, Ericsson​
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​Digital transformation a game changer for informatics as a scientific discipline
Manfred Broy, Professor of Computer Sciences, Technische Universität München,
and Founding President of the Zentrum Digitalisierung, Bayern
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​Is digitalization the solution to the grand challenges?
Charlotte Brogren, Director General of the Swedish Governmental Agency for
Innovation Systems,. VINNOVA
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​Computer Systems at Present and in the Future
Per Stenström, Professor Computer Architecture, Chalmers University of Technology
Bio and abstract >>
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Thursday 16 March
Data Driven Innovation session



Opening
Dave Sands, Professor of Information Security, Chalmers University of Technology
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The digital welfare state - different how?
Darja Isaksson, Digital advisor and entrepreneur (Photo: Joel Nilsson)
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Challenges and opportunities in industry
Fredrik Wising, Saab AB. Presentation >>
Pia Sternberg, FP Innovation AB. Presentation >>
Jan Wassén, Volvo Cars. Presentation >>
Peter Janevik, AstaZero. Presentation >>


​Blockchain – Trust for the 21st Century?
Catherine Mulligan, Co-Director of the Imperial College Centre for Cryptocurrency Research
Bio and abstract >>


​Automatic Translation for Consumers and Producers
Aarne Ranta, Professor of Computer Science at the University of Gothenburg
Bio and abstract >>
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Visual Revolution
Anders Ynnerman, Professor in Scientific Visualization, Linköping University
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LUNCH
Automated Society





​Opening
Jan Smith, Dean of IT Faculty, University of Gothenburg


Data Science in the Age of Automation
Devdatt Dubhashi, Professor Computer Science, Chalmers University of Technology
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The Democratization & Industrialization of AI
Luka Crnkovic-Friis, Co-founder, Peltarion
Bio and abstract >>
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​Digital initiatives
Anders Logg, Chalmers Area of Advance Building Futures. Presentation >>
Staffan I Lindberg, Democracy, University of Gothenburg. Presentation >>
Ioanna Constantiou, Business, Chalmers University of Technology. Presentation >>
Staffan Björk, Gaming, University of Gothenburg. Presentation >>


The New Discipline of Societal Computing
James Herbsleb, Professor of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University
Bio and abstract >>
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​Automated Society – an oxymoron waiting for its solution
Ulrich Sendler, writer & publicist
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​Closing remarks
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Ivica Crnkovic, Director of Area of Advance ICT,  Chalmers University of Technology
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The initiative seminar is a non-commercial arrangement by Chalmers Area of Advance Information and Communication Technology. The seminar is free of charge for participants.
 
 
 
 

Published: Sun 28 Aug 2016. Modified: Wed 22 Mar 2017