How Formula 1 is Supercharging Innovation & Technology

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How Formula 1 is Supercharging Innovation & Technology

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How do companies like Unilever, Jaguar Land Rover, Airbus, CITIC, Oris, BT, and many more, leverage F1 derived technologies and capabilities to drive profitable growth. 

Join us to hear from Williams Formula 1 Group CIO, Graeme Hackland, as he shares details on some of the most advanced partnerships between world leading companies.

Graeme Hackland joined Williams in 2014, and is the Williams Group IT Director, and CIO of Williams Martini Racing, serving on the company's Executive Committee and leading the IT Risk Committee. He was brought on board to drive the digital and information technology transformation programme. This is Graeme's 20th season in Formula One.

Graeme is a Fellow of BCS, a member of the IEEE and IEEE Computer Society and holds a National Diploma in Electronic Engineering (LC) from Natal Technikon, South Africa. Outside of work Graeme is a husband, father, and ultra-marathon runner. He featured in Computing UK’s Top 100 CIOs in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Member $ 300.00 HKD
Non-Member $ 450.00 HKD
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  • Please make cheques payable to: "The British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong" & send it to Room 1201 Emperor Group Centre, 288 Hennessy Road, Hong Kong

How Formula 1 is Supercharging Innovation & Technology

Wed, July 11, 2018
08:00 AM - 09:30 AM

Graeme Hackland, Chief Information Officer, Williams Formula 1 Group

PwC Experience Centre, 19/F East Town Building, 41 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai
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