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Time & Location

Wednesday: 11.00 to 12.00, Stage 4

Digital Catapult-curated discussion session

Rukmini PrasadProduct and Partnerships Manager, Digital Catapult

About this Session

Digital Catapult, the UK authority on advanced digital technologies, and special guests present this session aiming to demystify the potential for technology innovation within highly regulated industries. Joined by experts from across the UK’s industrial sector, we’ll help businesses understand how to tackle common challenges post-pandemic, innovate more easily and rapidly by harnessing the power of the UK’s tech startup ecosystem, and deliver ROI, reduced costs, lower emissions and increased productivity. We’ll also share top tips for any businesses at the start of their innovation journey, and discuss the major technology trends you need to know now. (98 words)

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Contributing session sPeakers to be announced soon

Operating at the interface of advanced digital technologies and the UK manufacturing ecosystem, Rukmini’s role is to drive the adoption of internet of things (IoT) in industry, building real-world solutions with cutting-edge technologies. Rukmini brings together startups and industry to develop acceleration programmes, supporting medium and large enterprises through proposition and product creation, prototyping, go-to-market roadmaps and broad strategy. Prior to joining Digital Catapult, Rukmini worked at Google in Product Marketing and drove Chromebook sales through major retailers like Currys PC World and John Lewis. Rukmini started her career at Vodafone, working across a number of marketing and strategy roles and then in the IoT Global sales team, building up a new International Public Sector customer vertical that included multilateral institutions like the ECB and global NGOs like Oxfam.

She holds a 1st Class degree from the University of Cambridge in Philosophy.