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Agenda

Day 1: Wednesday, 17 November 2021

09:30

Online Registration and Networking

Overview of the regulatory landscape

10:00

IET & Chairman’s welcome and introduction

David Mudd, Global Digital & Connected Product Certification Director, The British Standards Institution

10:05

Progress report on the National Digital Twin Programme

Samuel A Chorlton, Chair, DT Hub, Centre for Digital Built Britain

10:30

Building City Scale Digital Twins: From Zero to Cities in Minutes

David McKee, CEO at SLINGSHOT SIMULATIONS and Co-Chair, The Digital Twin Consortium

10:55

Joint Q&A

11:10

Networking break

Projects and market developments

11:30

Digital Twins - Modelling, predicting and optimising our world

Erwin Frank-Schultz, Executive IT Architect, Industry Architect, Energy, Environment and Utilities, IBM

11:55

Project updates from the Digital Twin Consortium: Unlocking value across the entire digital twin ecosystem

Dan Isaacs, Chief Technology Officer of the Digital Twin Consortium

12:20

Joint Q&A

12:25

Networking break

13:20

Case study for setting up a smart city in China and what are the lessons learned?

Steve Apps, Chief Advisor – Digital, USNC

13:45

Update on the Sharing Cities Programme – Industry impact and scaling up! 

Nathan Pierce, Head of Smart London Team and Sharing Cities Programme Director, Greater London Authority

14:10

Joint Q&A

14:25

Networking Break

14:45

End of day one

Day 2: Thursday, 18 November 2021

Trends in technologies and solutions

10:00

IET & Chairman’s welcome and introduction

10:05

Cyber security principles for connected infrastructure

Dan Patefield, Head of Programme, Cyber and National Security, TechUK

10:30

Digital Transformation of the Nuclear Industry (MMR)

Steve Apps, Chief Advisor – Digital, USNC

10:55

Joint Q&A

11:10

Networking break

Data collection and interpretation

11:30

When the shutters come down - Finding data with meaning

Lucy Knight, Data Lead, The Data Place

11:55

Leveraging on big data to create digital twins – What are the opportunities and challenges?

Tom Heath, Associate Director, Arup

12:20

Joint Q&A

12:35

Chairman’s closing remarks followed by networking break

13:00

Close of conference