Special Sessions

GHTC 2020 Special Sessions Preliminary – check back for updates

  • “Technology-enabled climb up the demand-driven energy ladder: Interoperability, Growth, All-access”

Ensuring universal, affordable and sustainable energy access is one of the biggest societal challenges of our time. Decentralized, bottom-up approaches, such as solar home systems and microgrids, have emerged as a response to shortcomings of the centralized grid approach, but affordability, scalability, path to growth and long-term sustainability remain a challenge.

  • “Swoop Aero deploying the future of healthcare through air logistics”

Swoop Aero is contributing to developing the future of healthcare delivery to accommodate the changing demands of a rapidly urban world population. The integration of air logistics, alongside traditional transportation and operated as a single network, provides the opportunity to transform the supply chain and harness the full power of data. The talk will outline how the Swoop Aero medical drone logistics solution is catalysing the development of tomorrow’s health supply chain

  • “The Origins of Silicon Valley: Lessons for Startups in Developing Nations”

Why did Silicon Valley come into being? What lessons can be learned by startups in developing countries? This talk explains why the tube, IC, SW, ML, AR/VR and AI industries are centered there.


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Key Dates

Oct 29

GHTC 2020

October 29 @ 12:00 pm - November 1 @ 12:00 pm