IP EXPO Europe Announcement

Monday 08 August 2016

Eleventh annual IP EXPO to include a host of influential speakers and will focusing on the future of the technology industry in the wake of Brexit

London 4 August 2016 – IP EXPO Europe, Europe's number one enterprise IT event has today launched its 2016 IT showcase, to take place on 5-6 October 2016 at the ExCeL in London. Following the success of last year’s event, IP EXPO Europe has announced a collection of influential speakers who will be holding keynotes over the two-day event focusing on the six themes of Cloud, Cyber Security, Networks and Infrastructure, Data Analytics, DevOps, and new for 2016, Open Source.


In the wake of an elected Brexit, this year’s IP EXPO Europe will explore how this change will impact the current demand for tech skills with a look to the demands of businesses in the future and the growth in technologies such as automation and artificial intelligence (AI). It will answer the many questions that businesses may have about the future of their companies through a series of seminars and speaker programmes as well as address the fears that many IT professionals may have regarding the future of the workplace.


With six sub-events under one roof, IP EXPO Europe 2016 is expected to attract a broad audience of enterprise IT professionals and enthusiasts to discuss how to evolve their businesses into a more technical future that embraces advancements like AI and network with other likeminded professionals in the industry.


Bradley Maule-ffinch, Director of Strategy for IP EXPO Europe, commented: “After record interest last year – 14,600 attendees across the two days – we are looking forward to a real buzz of activity at IP EXPO Europe 2016, driven by the wealth of knowledge and future-gazing our range of high profile speakers will provide, in combination with the rise and adoption of emerging technologies in the enterprise. We are also extremely excited to introduce the Open Source Europe sub-event, which is sure to create excitement among the IT leaders and professionals.”


This year, IP EXPO Europe will be collaborating with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) for the first time on a special series of seminars focused on the future of computing and exploring the importance of STEM. Throughout the two day event, HPE will discuss evolutions in the technology industry and their state-of-the-art technology in a series of seminars focused on business transform alongside demonstrations at their stand.


Building on the success of the last decade, this year’s IP EXPO Europe will encompass a number of high-profile keynoters and industry leading speakers, including:

  • Gavin Jackson – MD at Amazon Web Services
  • Mark Russinovich – CTO at Microsoft Azure
  • Miles Ward – Global Head, Solutions at Google Cloud Platform
  • Eugene Kaspersky – Founder and CEO at Kaspersky
  • James Lyne – Global Head of Security Research at Sophos


For further information and to register for free for IP EXPO Europe 2016, please visit: Get involved on Twitter using #IPEXPOEurope.


About IP EXPO Europe
IP EXPO Europe is Europe’s leading IT event, designed for those looking to find out how the latest IT innovations can drive business growth and competitiveness. Now in its 11th year, the event showcases brand new exclusive content and senior-level insights from across the industry, as well as unveiling the latest developments in IT. It covers everything you need to run a successful enterprise or organisation.


IP EXPO Europe 2016 now features a brand new theme, Open Source joining the existing Cloud, Cyber Security, Networks and Infrastructure, Data Analytics and DevOps – incorporating six events under one roof making it the most comprehensive business-enhancing experience for those across IT, industry, finance and facilities roles.


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Gemma Smith / Vicky Muxlow                                                     

020 3176 4700                                                                

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0203 841 8500


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