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Rutberg Summit: London Agenda Announced

SAN FRANCISCO, February 28, 2016 – Rutberg & Company today announced the final agenda for Rutberg Summit: London, which takes place April 26-28, 2016 at Claridge’s in London.

Rutberg Summit: London 2016 is a two-day, invitation-only forum for senior executives to discuss and debate the technology, ideas, and trends driving the global business of mobile, with a focus on business dynamics across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The conference program balances significant networking time with mobile ecosystem keynote sessions and closed-door, moderated breakout discussions that are deliberately structured to facilitate intensive delegate discussion. The exclusive mix of attendees draws from across the globe for exceptional networking and interaction.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

5:00pm – 5:40pm Media Industry Keynote
• Tim Davie, CEO, BBC Worldwide
• Gerhard Zeiler, President, Turner Broadcasting System International
• Kevin MacLellan, Chairman, NBCUniversal International
• Ben Keen, VP, Consumer, Media, Telecoms & Displays, IHS Technology

5:40pm – 6:05pm Fireside Chat

6:05pm – 8:00pm Welcome Reception

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
8:45am – 9:00am Opening Comments by Rajeev Chand

9:00am – 9:35am Global Telecom Keynote
• Paolo Bertoluzzo, CCO, Vodafone Group
• Roy Chestnutt, EVP, Strategy, Development & Planning, Verizon Communications
• Rajeev Chand, Managing Director and Head of Research, Rutberg & Company

9:35am – 10:10am Policy & Technology Keynote
• Keith Enright, Chief, Privacy, Google
• Matt Hancock, Paymaster General and Minister for the Cabinet Office, UK
• Wolfgang Kopf, SVP, Public and Regulatory Affairs, Deutsche Telekom
• Rajeev Chand, Managing Director and Head of Research, Rutberg & Company

10:10am – 10:45am Break and AR Experiential Demo by Osterhout Design Group

10:45am – 11:45am Boardroom Meetings

CMO Roundtable
• Lisa Caputo, CMO, The Travelers Companies
• Rob Weston, CMO, Marks & Spencer Group
• Tony Weisman, CEO, North America, Digitas
• Jason Jercinovic, President, Havas Worldwide
• Ben Legg, CEO, AdParlor
• Martin Nisenholtz, Venture Partner, FirstMark Capital

Industrial Internet of Things
• Pascal Brosset, CTO, Schneider Electric
• Albert Hitchcock, CIO, Pearson
• Eric Kuisch, CTO, Vodafone Germany

1:00pm – 1:30pm Payments CEO Keynote
• Nicolas Huss, CEO, Visa Europe
• Todd Bradley, CEO, Mozido

1:30pm – 2:10pm Consumer Brands Keynote
• Ahmet Bozer, President, International, Coca-Cola Company
• Fabian Garcia, COO, Global Innovation and Growth, Colgate-Palmolive
• John Kennedy, President, Europe, Russia & Turkey, Diageo

2:30pm – 3:30pm Boardroom Meetings:

Retail & CPG Executive Roundtable
• Thomas Nielsen, Group Product Officer, Tesco
• Adam Forde, CTO, Eurasia and Africa, Coca-Cola Company
• Marie-Eve Schroeder, SVP, International Marketing & Digital, Henkel
• Massimo Poli, VP & GM, UK & Ireland, Colgate-Palmolive
• Simon Thompson, Global Head, Digital Commerce, HSBC
• David Walmsley, Director, M&S.com, Marks & Spencer Group
• Marise Kumar, Founder, C2B Strategies

Telecom Executive Roundtable
• Dieter Trimmel, CSO, Telekom Austria Group
• Vasyl Latsanych, CMO, MTS
• Manzur Rahman, EVP & Head, Digital Services, Axiata
• Lars Torstensson, EVP, New Growth & Strategy, Tele2
• David Plumb, Director, Digital & New Business, Telefonica UK
• Renny Gleeson, Global Director, Interactive Strategies, Wieden + Kennedy

4:00pm – 5:00pm Boardroom Meetings

Connected Home Roundtable
• David Rose, CEO, Ditto and Researcher, MIT Media Lab
• Lionel Paillet, GM, Europe, Nest Labs
• Mariel Devesa, Head, Innovation, Farmers Insurance
• Ernesto Ciorra, Director, Innovation & Sustainability, Enel
• David Mercer, VP, Principal Analyst, Strategy Analytics

Travel Executive Roundtable
• Cyril Ranque, President, Lodging Partner Services, Expedia
• Robert Boyle, CSO, IAG
• Romain Roulleau, SVP, E-commerce, Accor
• Alex Luzarraga, VP, Strategy, Amadeus
• James McClure, GM, UK & Ireland, Airbnb
• Lee McCabe, Global Head, Travel Strategy, Facebook
• Antonio Hidalgo, Founder, Growthride

5:15pm – 5:40pm Fireside Chat with Kaan Terzioglu
• Kaan Terzioglu, CEO, Turkcell
• David Pringle, Independent

5:40pm – 6:15pm Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality Keynote
• Eric Cador, President, EMEA, Lenovo
• Ambarish Mitra, CEO, Blippar
• Remi El-Ouazzane, CEO, Movidius
• Gary Shapiro, CEO, Consumer Technology Association

6:15pm – 8:00pm Evening Reception

Thursday, April 28, 2016

8:45am – 9:00am Opening Comments by Rajeev Chand

9:00am – 9:25am Fireside Chat with Khaled Biyari
• Khaled Biyari, CEO, Saudi Telecom Company

9:25am – 9:50am Fireside Chat with Hans Vestberg
• Hans Vestberg, CEO, Ericsson

9:50am – 10:20am Marketing & Technology Keynote
• Keith Weed, CMO, Unilever
• Mark Read, CEO, Wunderman and CEO, Digital, WPP
• Eileen Naughton, Managing Director, Google UK
• Simon Andrews, Founder, addictive!

10:20am – 10:50am Healthcare CEO Keynote
• Belen Garijo, CEO, Merck Healthcare
• Martin Varsavsky, CEO, Prelude
• Parker Moss, CTO, Virgin Care

11:00am – 12:00pm Boardroom Meetings

Network Technology Roundtable
• Paul Berriman, CTO, PCCW
• Bryn Jones, CTO, 3 UK
• Fotis Karonis, CTO, EE
• Alain Maloberti, SVP, Network Architecture & Technology, Orange
• Giuseppe Roberto Opilio, Head, Technology, Telecom Italia
• Tim Mashman, VP, Capgemini

Data & Digital Roundtable
• Andrew Brem, Chief Digital Officer, Aviva
• David Dunne, Chief Data Officer, TIAA-CREF
• Stephane Pere, Chief Data Officer, The Economist Group
• David del Val Latorre, CEO, I+D, Telefonica
• Jessica Federer, Head, Digital Development, Bayer
• Ian Fogg, Senior Director, Mobile & Telecom, IHS

12:30pm – 1:30pm Boardroom Meetings

Connected Car Roundtable
• Michael Würtenberger, VP, Connected Drive, BMW
• Geoff McGrath, VP, Applied Technologies, McLaren Group
• Jonas Ronnkvist, Director, Consumer Technology Platforms, Volvo
• Mike Bell, Director, Global Connected Car, Jaguar Land Rover
• Richard Candler, GM, Advanced & CCL Product Strategy, Nissan Europe
• Ariel Spivak, Global Android Partnerships, Google
• Alastair Hayfield, Senior Manager, IHS Automotive

CIO Roundtable
• Darrell Stein, CIO, Reckitts & Benckiser
• Paul Coby, CIO, John Lewis
• Brendan O’Rourke, CIO, Telefonica
• Dave Webb, CIO, Equifax
• Chris Cochrane, CIO, BT Global Services
• Paul Jones, Director, Information Strategy & Governance, Bupa
• Nicholas McQuire, VP, Enterprise Research, CCS Insight

1:45pm – 2:45pm Boardroom Meetings:

Future of Payments
• Mike Rees, Deputy Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered
• Usama Fayyad, Chief Data Officer, Barclays
• David Wheldon, CMO, RBS
• Will Graylin, Global Co-GM, Samsung Pay
• Chris Curtin, Chief Brand and Innovation Marketing Officer, Visa
• Marc Overton, Independent

Video Executive Roundtable
• Ben Pyne, President, Global Distribution, Disney Media Networks
• Brandon Berger, Worldwide Chief Digital Officer, Ogilvy
• Matthew Postgate, CTO, BBC
• Colin Bannon, CTO, BT Wholesale and Ventures
• Bruce Daisley, Managing Director, Twitter UK
• Marcel Reichart, EVP, Digital Development & Partnerships, Bertelsmann

3:00pm – 3:25pm Fireside Chat

3:25pm – 3:55pm What’s Next in Technology
• Brent Hoberman, Co-founder, Founders Factory
• Mike Lynch, Founder, Autonomy
• Pascal Cagni, Former VP, EMEA, Apple (in process)
• Rajeev Chand, Managing Director and Head of Research, Rutberg & Company

3:55pm –4:00pm Closing Comments by Rajeev Chand

4:00pm – 5:00pm Closing Reception

To request additional information about Rutberg Summit:London, send an email to rutbergsummit@rutbergco.com.

About Rutberg & Company
Rutberg & Company, LLC is a research-focused boutique investment bank founded in 2001, and is recognized as one of the preeminent thought-leaders in the mobile and wireless industry, particularly related to innovation. The Firm provides M&A advisory services to both public and private companies, and raises mid and late stage capital for leading emerging growth companies. Rutberg & Company is frequently cited in The Wall Street Journal, the Economist, Businessweek, Forbes, Fortune, Bloomberg, and Barrons. Rutberg’s conferences, including Wireless Influencers, Future:Mobile and Rutberg Summit London, are highly exclusive, by invitation-only, and attract the world’s highest profile executives in business and technology.