Technology Scotland Annual Dinner 2018
When: 15 November 2018, 18:00 – 23:00
Where: Radisson Blu, Glasgow
Opening Address: Ivan McKee MSP, Minister for Trade, Investment and Innovation
Key Note Speaker: Mark Stevenson, best-selling author, broadcaster and futurologist
Dress Code: Lounge Suit
Kindly sponsored by Optos and NXP Semiconductors, with Corporate Sponsors, Enigma People Solutions & Scintilla IP
Technology Scotland warmly invites you to its 2018 Annual Dinner at the Radisson Blu in Glasgow!
With the sector enjoying strong growth and success over the last 12 months and Technology Scotland’s membership reaching over 100 unique organisations, the future for innovation in Scotland looks bright. Now is the time to get involved, so why not join us for an evening of networking and celebration?
We are particularly honoured welcome our speakers, Ivan McKee MSP, Minister for Trade, Investment and Innovation and Mark Stevenson, a best-selling author, broadcaster and expert on global trends and innovation.
About Ivan McKee MSP, Minister for Trade, Investment and Innovation
Ivan McKee was appointed Minister for Trade, Investment and Innovation in June 2018.
His career has involved a number of senior roles in manufacturing and business, managing companies in the UK as well as Poland, Finland, Croatia and Bosnia.
Early in his career, Ivan spent two years with VSO in Bangladesh. He is currently a trustee of the charity CEI, which supports education and health projects in Bangladesh.
Ivan has been MSP for Glasgow Provan since May 2016. Brought up in Glasgow, he studied at the University of Strathclyde and the University of Newcastle.
About Mark Stevenson
Mark Stevenson is one of the world’s most respected thinkers on the interplay of technology and society, helping a diverse mix of clients to become future literate and adapt their cultures and strategy to squarely face the questions the future is asking them.
Mark’s advisory roles include Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Earth Challenge, the policy and regulation division of the GSMA, future -literacy hub Atlas of the Future, music industry re-boot The Rattle and being resident futurist at The National Theatre of Scotland
In addition to hearing from our keynote speaker, guests will enjoy a selection of canapes, a 3 course dinner with wine, and an excellent networking opportunity in a fabulous location.
Tickets for the Technology Scotland Annual Dinner are available to purchase now!
Member tickets are £65 per person, or a table of 10 can be purchased for a discounted rate of £600. Non-members are more than welcome to attend. Tickets are priced at £85 per person.