Leadership Keynotes

Fujitsu Forum keynote speakers are all renowned industry experts. You can catch up on the keynotes from 2018 on YouTube.

Day 1 - Wednesday 7th November

11:00 - 11:45 > Opening Keynote

Tatsuya Tanaka, President of Fujitsu, Duncan Tait, Head of EMEIA Region, Fujitsu 
Tatsuya Tanaka, President of Fujitsu, was joined by Duncan Tait, Head of EMEIA Region, Fujitsu, Fujitsu and their guests to share their vision for connected services in the digital age.

14:00 - 14:45 > The Collaboration Economy

Executives from Fujitsu global partners Microsoft, Intel and NetApp joined Fleur Copping, Head of Alliances, EMEIA, Fujitsu on stage to discuss the emergence and evolution of partner ecosystems in the digital age.

16:00 - 17:30 > Co-creation for Success with Partners

Fujitsu is working with channel partners and service providers to help them successfully ride the wave of digital transformation with their customers. This keynote explored the implications of digital transformation for this critical partner ecosystem and how it drives successful outcomes for customers. Exclusive session for Fujitsu channel partners and service providers.

Day 2 - Thursday 8th November

10:00 - 10-45 > Trust in the Digital Age

Rachel Botsman, Oxford University Said Business School
Rachel explored the fascinating and rapidly evolving relationship between digital technology and trust. Drawing on extensive research and stories from her new book “Who Can You Trust?”, she explained how the rules around how trust is built, managed, lost and repaired are rapidly changing the digital world. Rachel explored how we can be coaxed to take ‘trust leaps’ to try radically new business models and technologies, and discussed the behavioural and ethical implications of this new era of trust.

12:00 - 12:45 > Exploring Blockchain Technology

Dr. Joseph Reger, CTO EMEIA, Fujitsu
Dr Reger took a look beyond crypto-currencies to examine the wider applications for Blockchain technology.