CmdR, reboot and recover at ScotSoft2020

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Join us on 1st October for Cmd R to help you, your business and the wider economy recover and reboot.

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Digital is no longer an option.

We need to reboot and recover, and to do that digital is critical. It’s a catalyst for economic growth and is supporting the transformation of businesses across the globe.

ScotSoft is the leading tech conference in Scotland and has been running for more than 20 years. It’s an annual festival of ideas and innovation that showcases the best of the Scottish technology sector and brings you sought after speakers from far flung locations.

You'll enjoy a packed day with speakers drawn from all corners of the world, this year we've got Steve "Guggs" Guggenheimer, Corporate Vice President - AI & ISV Engagement at Microsoft Corporation, Rik Ferguson, Vice President of Security Research at Trend Micro - you can view many of our speakers below, or head over to our website to view our full agenda and speaker list.

  • Rik Ferguson, Global VP of Security Research, Trend Micro
  • Colin Cook, Digital Director, Scottish Government
  • Steve Guggenheimer, Corporate VP - AI & ISV Engagement, MicroSoft
  • Chris Heilmann, Principal Program Manager for Browser Tools, Microsoft
  • Mark Goodwin, Mozilla
  • Mike Fergusson
  • Andrew Harmel Law, Thoughtworks
  • Don Smith, SoftWorks
  • Kief Morris, Thoughtworks
  • Richard Marshal, Futurist
  • Dr Murray Collins, Space Intelligence
  • Dr Poonam Malik
  • David Dunn, Sunderland Software City
  • Ben Shorrick, techSpark
  • Alyssa Miller, hacker, security advocate, cyber security professional
  • Austen Mulinder, Zoisk
  • James McMinn, Bellrock Technology
  • Jamie Kerr, Burness Paull
  • Olivia Gambelin, AI Ethicist
  • Brian Baglow, Scottish Games Network
  • Paul Neeson, Scottish Equity Partners
  • Kathryn Strachan, Copy House
  • Andrew Williams, Fyne
  • Dr David Alexander, RICE Institute

We'll be running parallel sessions throughout the day focussing on things your business can do to recover and grow, taking a deep dive into core subjects including cloud, ai, languages and security, and also looking at how technology can help transform non-tech businesses, highlighting some of the best solutions Scotland has to offer.

Cmd R ScotSoft 2020 will be co-located with the SICSA Conference this year. We will be interlinking with SICSA throughout the day and you can also register to be part of the SICSA Conference as well as ScotSoft by registering here.

So if you're a practitioner, leader or just an interested observer, join us. We'd love to have you.

This is event is free to attend.

ScotlandIS events are intended to bring together technologists, digital practitioners and end users of technology products to come together for knowledge exchange, discussion, and networking. Events also connect buyers and sellers of technology and facilitate business engagement opportunities between organisations across the IT supply chain.

To facilitate this engagement, basic delegate details are shared with conference sponsors and exhibitors. This includes name, company, job title, city, and contact email. By signing up to attend this event you acknowledge that you consent to share this information.

Thank you to our sponsors of the event

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