Programme

We are busy working enthusiastically on finalising the Better Together programme. Below is the current overview of confirmed speakers. This list is being updated constantly.

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Logo Programme

Better Together Conference / 28 June 2017

09.00 - 10.30

Plenary Session welcoming Better Together Conference

  • Opening by humanoid robot Pepper
  • Hector Minto, sr. technology evangelist for accessibility at Microsoft
  • Kiran Kaja, technical program manager (search accessibility) at Google
  • Volvo Autonomous Driving

10.30 - 11.15

Coffee break - Exhibition - Posters

11.15 - 12.45

Together Today: 
Accessible content

Together Tomorrow:
Exciting technologies

  • Stephan Koopman (Canon/Océ): 3,5D printing
  • Remco Bron (iBeacon expert)
  • Dr. Gijs Huisman: Social Touch Technology - reaching each other beyond the screen

Together To be continued:
Networktables 2x 45 min.

  • Pepper humanoid robot
  • Domotica
  • Monica Halil (WIPO): project abc, tigar and Marrakesh treaty
  • Christina Mussinelli (L.I.A.)
  • More to come

12.45 - 13.45

Lunch break - Exhibition - Posters

13.45 - 15.15

Together Today: 
Accessible images

  • Brad Turner (Benetech): image description
  • Marleen Hartjes (Van Abbe Museum)
  • Eveline Ferwerda (Earcatch): picture this - online audio description

Together Tomorrow:
Sharing information

Together To be continued:
Networktables 2x 45 min.

  • Pepper humanoid robot
  • Domotica
  • Monica Halil (WIPO): project abc, tigar and Marrakesh treaty
  • Christina Mussinelli (L.I.A.)
  • More to come

15.15 - 16.00

Coffee break - Exhibition - Posters

16.00 - 17.30

Plenary Session

  • George Kerscher, chief innovations officer, Daisy consortium, senior advisor, global literacy, Benetech
  • Martijn Aslander: stand-up philosopher, creator of ideas, boardroom sparring partner and organization expert
  • Wrap up