This year’s Global Forum will offer a unique range of experiences thanks to our recent technology partnership with McLaren. Guests will hear first-hand about organising to be innovative from a panel of senior executives and experts from SAP, McLaren, NTT Innovation Institute Inc. (NTTi³) and NTT Communications. Guests will also take part in a tour of the McLaren Technology Centre, exclusively available only to McLaren’s partners. The tour will include a timeline of McLaren Racing from 1950s heritage race cars to modern day Formula One machines, including the world’s first hybrid supercar, McLaren’s P1, a backstage look into McLaren Honda race bays, pit stop practice and 24/7 carbon fibre shop.
We are delighted to confirm that Tetsuya Shoji, President and CEO of NTT Communications, Dr. Shin Miyakawa, Senior Manager, Technology Development, NTT Communications, Tsunehisa Okuno, SVP & Director, Global Business Office, NTT, Monte Davis, Managing Director, NTT Europe, Ravi Srivatsav, Chief Business Development Officer, NTT Innovation Institute Inc. (NTTi³) and Craig Charlton, Chief Information Officer, McLaren Technology Group are confirmed to speak at the event. We will also shortly announce the panellist from SAP.
The Global Forum will provide a rare opportunity for guests to network with leaders from a diverse range of industries and countries during an extended lunch and drinks reception.
Thank you for your interest in the NTT Global Forum 2017. This year the forum will focus on innovation. Our venue, the McLaren Thought Leadership Centre, is world class and we hope to reflect this in what we present to you. This is going to be inspiring.
I look forward to welcoming you to the event in July.
I am personally looking forward to seeing many of you again following our 2016 event in Wiesbaden as well as meeting some of you for the first time. We have a treat for you this year with the talks taking place in the stunning auditorium at the McLaren Thought Leadership Centre. We will be updating this website with further event details as they are revealed.
We hope you will join us for this unforgettable experience.
I very much look forward to welcoming you to the McLaren Technology Centre. McLaren Technology Group exists to win, and it is this philosophy that has driven our company to its current position as one of the world’s most illustrious high-technology brands. We’ve built on our successful racing expertise and diversified to include a global, high-performance sports car business, McLaren Automotive, and a game-changing technology and innovation business, McLaren Applied Technologies.