Mark Shayler and Nell Watson have joined the BIM Show Live 2017 programme as keynote speakers for the event
Two leading experts will provide keynote speeches at the BIM Show Live, it has emerged. Mark Shayler and Nell Watson have been confirmed for the event.
BIM Show Live 2017 will take place on 1 and 2 February in Newcastle upon Tyne. The event focuses on cutting edge digital technology and the role of data in making a Digital Build Britain. Shayler and Watson will join an extensive line-up of speakers for the event.
Shayler is an innovation and environmental advisor, who has worked with multinational firms such as Nike, Samsung, Coca Cola and Amazon. With an impressive record in environmental innovation and sustainability, Shayler has saved his clients over £120m. He also increased footfall in retail by three-fold, as well as growing sales by 8000 per cent. He will deliver his presentation on Day 1 at 10:20.
Watson is a leading global expert on artificial intelligence, with an interest in combining psychology and technology. She has lectured globally on human-machine relations and founded Poikos (now QuantaCorp), a machine learning-driven platform for body scanning. This technology provides accurate 3D body scans with 2D camera hardware. Watson also founded an ethical explication engine that aims to crowdsource ethical heuristics for autonomous systems. She will give her Keynote presentation at BIM Show Live 2017 on Day 2 at 13:45.
For more information on the event visit: www.bimshowlive.co.uk