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January Chamber Lunch

Join us on 16 January 2020 for our monthly networking lunch, being held at Beales Hotel, Hatfield. We are delighted to announce that this lunch is brought to you in partnership with the Ministry of Defence.

These events provide a great opportunity for business networking with members and non-members alike. 

Our guest speaker for this lunch will be Paul Clarke CBE, Chief Technology Officer at Ocado, the worlds largest online-only grocery retailer who will discuss future development of smart technology for cities, businesses and infrastructure.

Ocado Technology, with its 1600 software engineers and other IT specialists, is responsible for building all the software and IT infrastructure that powers Ocado's end-to-end e-commerce, fulfilment and logistics platforms.
Paul's division, the Office of the CTO, are focused on the technological future proofing of the business, including exploring opportunities to exploit Ocado's technologies and competencies to disrupt other sectors.
Paul read Physics at Oxford University before then entering the computer industry.  He has worked in software engineering, consultancy, interim management and a number of software start-ups. He sits on a number of government advisory boards including AI Council, Robotics Growth Partnership and Future Flight. He is chair of the CBI Innovation Council.
We will also be joined by Michael Nadasdy, Programme Manager – Cyber Crime, Hertfordshire County Council who will discuss the importance of being cyber aware.

Please use the link below to check our Event Terms and Conditions prior to booking a place at this event:


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Event Information

Member: £37.95 per person

Non-member: £49.95 per person

Event Date: 16 Jan 20 12:00 - 14:00

Latest Booking: 13 Jan 20 13:00

Contact: Events Team

Tel: 01707 502180


Venue: Beales Hotel Hatfield
Comet Way,
AL10 9NG

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