HomeNEWSGENERALVibrant Digital Future 2018 January 31, 2018 GENERAL New Updates12:00Universal Basic Income could become a reality Paul Chong, VP at IBM, suggests that the development of AI, particularly AI that can work a job a human could, may lead to the implementation of a Universal Basic Income system, like the one that is currently being trialled in Finland. Paul Chong, VP at IBM suggests that the development of working AI could result in the implementation of a Universal Basic Income like the one that is currently being trialled in Finland #VDFSummit — iCov (@media_icov) January 31, 2018 Related 11:50New tech panel The panel are ready to go. The main focus will be on new technology and what technology is actually important. Related 11:45Ready to resume We’re almost back underway with the proceedings. Up next we have a guest panel featuring Paul Copping, Chief Innovation Officer at Digital Greenwich, Paul Chong, VP at IBM, Stephanie Itimi, Policy Advivsor at the Home Office and Kalpal S. Gude, President at Dynamic Spectrum. The panel will be chaired by Bunmi Durowoju, AI Intelligent Cloud at Microsoft. Related 11:20Intermission There will now be a brief intermission while the crew prepare for the next speaker Related 11:05Robotics can improve what humans can already do Jamie is explaining how simple it can be to initiate cybercrime. He refers to an example of a hotel room mix up which led him to discover a laptop and ID card. He explains how imperative it is to keep valuables safe and stored away Paul Newman is currently discussing the impact robots can have on humans. He suggests that robotics can improve what humans can already do, using the example of fully autonomous mines. @paul_m_newman suggests that humans can amplify and improve what humans can already do. Autonomous mines one of the prime examples #vdfsummit — iCov (@media_icov) January 31, 2018 Related 10:57Opportunistic cybercrime! Jamie is explaining how simple it can be to initiate cybercrime. He refers to an example of a hotel room mix up which led him to discover a laptop and ID card. He explains how imperative it is to keep valuables safe and stored away. Photos of @Kerry_Helby Hotel room (room given to him in error) shown by @jamie_geek to demonstrate that lots of cybercrime is opportunistic. Don't leave laptops and ID cards lying around, even in hotel rooms! #VDFSummit — Tony Brett #FBPE (@tonybrett) January 31, 2018 Related 11:00Oxbotixa founder up next Up next we have Paul Newman. Paul is the founder of Oxbotica, developing machines and robots which navagate the parts of the environment humans cannot access. Related 10:55The importance of Cyber Security Jamie is here explaining the importance of Cyber Security and how businesses can keep their data safe and secure. Fascinating talk here at the #VDFSummit with @jamie_geek who is explaining the importance of cyber-security and how to keep sensitive data as safe as you can. — iCov (@media_icov) January 31, 2018 Related 10:15First event WThe first event is about to begin. Leading the session is Jamie Woodruff, Europe’s leading ethical hacker. Jamie has hacked into the likes of Facebook and Bloomberg. His job now involves hacking into systems and improving their cybersecurity. Related 10:12 We have arrived! The iCov Team have arrived, ready and eager to start giving you the updates live at #VDFSummit. Make sure to check out our social media handles as well for updates there throughout the day! Related 8:50Vibrant Digital Future 2018 conference LIVE Good morning from all of us here at iCov. We are attending the Vibrant Digital Future conference here at the London Business Centre, one of the biggest technology conferences in the UK. The event begins at around 9:30am and we will be providing live coverage throughout the day from all of the events that are taking place. Be sure to check in for live updates and follow us over on Twitter @media_icov Related Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.