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Please see below an outline conference agenda. This will be updated shortly so please do check back. For any queries in the meantime, please contact Samira Nik on SNik@cencenelec.eu / +32 2 550 08 48.

 

Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Morning

08:30 – 09:15

Registration

Welcome coffee

09:15 – 09:25

Welcome and set the scene

Exhibition area
Elena Santiago Cid, CEN and CENELEC Director General

09:25 – 09:50

Pechakucha

Hear from the innovators

09:50 – 10:00

Take a seat please!

Moving to the Copper Hall

10:00 – 10:10

Standards + Innovation

What is this event about?
Vincent Laflèche, President, CEN

10:10 – 10:30

Driving Innovation

Keynote Speech
Kirsten Dunlop, Chief Executive Officer, EIT Climate-KIC

10:30 – 10:40

Taking stock

Audience interaction

10:40 – 11:10

Standards + Myths & Facts

Boosting innovation through standards - The reality!
Christoph Winterhalter, Vice-President Policy, CEN
Scott Steedman, Director of Standards and Executive Director, BSI Group

11:10 – 11:40

Boost Break

Enjoy a cup of coffee and visit the exhibition area

11:40 – 12:10

Standards + Policy

How standardization supports European Market growth
Peter Dröll, Director for Prosperity, Directorate-General Research and Innovation, European Commission
Carmen Ianosi, Innovation and Policy Officer DG Connect - Communications Networks, Content & Technology, European Commission
Fabio Taucer, Deputy Head of Unit at the JRC Unit for Scientific Development, European Commission

12:10 – 12:40

Standards + Success

How standards helped me!
Andrea Rusconi Clerici, Co-Founder & CTO, USound

12:40 – 13:10

CEN-CENELEC Innovation Awards 2019

Launch of the CEN-CENELEC Innovation Awards
Vincent Laflèche, President, CEN

13:10 – 14:10

Lunch

Enjoy your lunch and share your thoughts with the other participants

Afternoon

14:10 – 15:00

Breakout Sessions 1-3

Delegates will have the option of attending one of the three following parallel breakout sessions:

Session I: Standards + Basics
Session II: Standards + Patents
Session III: Standards + Co-creation

14:10 – 15:00

Session I: Standards + Basics

Everything you ever wanted to know about standardization.... but were afraid to ask. 

14:10 – 15:00

Session II: Standards + Patents

How Patents and Standards support innovation from research to market
Knut Blind, Professor for Innovation Economics
Michel Neu, International Expert CEA Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Connect
Spiro Dhapi, Legal Adviser, CEN-CENELEC

14:10 – 15:00

Session III: Standards + Co-creation

Co-creating standardization interfaces and mechanisms
Karl Grün, Director Standards Development, Austrian Standards International
Pascal Poupet, Head of Department of International Affairs, Afnor Group

15:00 – 15:10

Teleportation!

Get ready for the next breakout sessions

15:10 – 16:00

Breakout Sessions 4-6

Delegates will have the option of attending one of the three following parallel breakout sessions:

Session IV: Standards + Research
Session V: Standards + Market
Session VI: Standards + Multipliers

15:10 – 16:00

Session IV: Standards + Research

How to integrate standardization in your research
Fernando Utrilla Ortega, Head of R&I department, UNE
Hermann Behrens, Head of Innovation Department, DIN

15:10 – 16:00

Session V: Standards + Market

How to deploy standardization to reach the market
Ruggero Lensi, Vice-President Technical, CEN
Eduardo Beltrán de Nanclares, Innovation and Technology Director, MONDRAGON Corporation

15:10 – 16:00

Session VI: Standards + Multipliers

Key messages for research and innovation enablers: NCPs, European Federations, ETPs and other multipliers
Andrea Höglinger, Head of Division European and International Programmes, Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)

16:00 – 16:30

Boost Break

Enjoy a cup of coffee and visit the exhibition area

16:30 – 16:50

Partners + Future

Where do we go from here?

16:50 – 17:10

Together + Today

Wrap up of the event
Elena Santiago Cid, CEN and CENELEC Director General

Logistics

When

Wednesday 13 November, 2019
08.30 to 17.00

CET

 

Where

SQUARE Brussels Meeting Centre

Mont des Arts
1000 Brussels
Belgium

Tel: +32 2 515 13 22

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