AGENDA

Join the vibrant debate and get to the heart of everyday tech by attending our amazing talks! As always, the MCE conference is divided into two tracks: engineering and design. Our speakers will give you both practical solutions and thought-provoking examples to feel inspired by and—most of all—to learn!

The talks will consist of thematic sessions, workouts, discussion panels and typical presentations. MCE attendees will also have a chance to see some amazing tech performances. You can’t miss it!

  • DESIGN
  • ENGINEERING
  • Tuesday, 5th June
  • Wednesday, 6th June

STAGE 1

STAGE 2

STAGE 3

10:00-11:00

Don’t do things better, do better things

Keynote

Pete Trainor

Co-Founder and Director of Human Focused Technology

Us Ai

11:00-11:15
BREAK
11:15-12:45

STAGE 1

to be announced

STAGE 2

Good to Great UI Animation

Workout

Pablo Stanley

Designer and Cofounder

Carbon Health

STAGE 3

How AI Redefines The Way We Live

Thematic Session
MODERATOR: Fernando Cejas

DeepMind Health – on the verge of AI-aid healthcare

Joanna Chwastowska

Engineering Coach / Growth Manager

DeepMind Health

Self-driving cars

Antonio Gulli

Engineering Director for Google Cloud Platform

Google

12:45-14:30
LUNCH
14:30-15:15

STAGE 1

Democratizing Data

Talk

Kathryn Parkes

UX/Product Design Consultant

Freelance

STAGE 2

Building Smart Applications with Amazon AI

Talk

Julien Simon

Principal AI/ML Evangelist, EMEA

AWS

STAGE 3

How we design for VR

Talk

Mike Alger

VR Designer

Google

15:15-15:30
BREAK
15:30-16:15

STAGE 1

to be announced

STAGE 2

Social aspects of AI

Panel discussion

Joanna Chwastowska

Engineering Coach / Growth Manager

DeepMind Health

Austin Beer

Experience Design Lead

Elephant

STAGE 3

There is no good Tech Lead

Talk

Pierre-Yves Ricau

Android Tech Lead

Square Inc.

16:15-16:30
BREAK
16:30-17:15

STAGE 1

When UX takes a daytrip to Paris

Talk

Natalie Moser

UX Manager across digital channels

Eurostar International

STAGE 2

to be announced

STAGE 3

Design + Blockchain

Talk

Sarah Mills

Product Design Director

ConsenSys

STAGE 1

STAGE 2

STAGE 3

10:00-11:30

STAGE 1

Inclusion

Thematic session

Technology as the great enabler of people across physical ability, age, cognition and culture

Peter Ziegler

Principle UX Designer

Katerra

Hans Jørgen Wiberg

Inventor and Founder

Be My Eyes

Anti-social effects of filter bubbles

Jasson Schrock

Director and Head of Experience Design

BCG Digital Ventures

STAGE 2

to be announced

STAGE 3

How to design words for digital products if you’re “not a writer”

Talk

Ryan Cordell

Senior UX Writer

Zone, A Cognizant Digital Business

Ruben Baart

11:30-11:45
BREAK
11:45-13:15

STAGE 1

Closing Open Questions about the Open/Closed Principle

Talk

Graham Lee

Head of Architecture

Wealth Wizards

STAGE 2

Designing for AI

Workout

Austin Beer

Experience Design Lead

Elephant

STAGE 3

Redefining Android development

Talk

Wojtek Kaliciński

Developer Advocate

Google

13:15-14:30
LUNCH
14:30-15:15

STAGE 1

Paying Bills with SiriKit

Talk

Liz Levosinski

iOS Developer

Detroit Labs

STAGE 2

UX Career Path

Panel discussion

Dave Hoffer

Head of Design, New Ventures

McKinsey and Company

Jasson Schrock

Director and Head of Experience Design

BCG Digital Ventures

STAGE 3

What Mom Never Told You About Multi-threading

Talk

Fernando Cejas

Developer Advocate

IBM

15:15-15:30
BREAK
15:30-16:15

STAGE 1

Scaling Design Language Systems

Talk

Hayley Hughes

Design Language Lead

IBM

STAGE 2

The Journey to Holodeck: How Nvidia Enables the VR/AR Ecosystem

Talk

Dominic Eskofier

Head of Virtual Reality, EMEAI

Nvidia

STAGE 3

Hairy Arms, Painting Ducks, and Design Decisions

Talk

Tom Greever

Director of User Experience

Bitovi

16:15-16:30
BREAK
16:30-17:15

STAGE 1

It's bigger on the inside: mind-bending scrolling in Flutter

Talk

Eugenio Marletti

Lead Android Engineer

Clue

Sebastiano Poggi

Android, Flutter and Identity GDE

Novoda

STAGE 2

Design is free

Talk

Dave Hoffer

Head of Design, New Ventures

McKinsey and Company

STAGE 3

to be announced

  • Tuesday, 5th June
  • Wednesday, 6th June