Agenda 2024

09:30 AM - 09:45

Industrial IoT & Industry 4.0 – Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

09:50 AM - 10:20

Keynote Address: Catalyzing Manufacturing Evolution – Unleashing Efficiency and Automation through Industrial IoT

Embark on a transformative journey through the nexus of Industry 4.0 and IIoT, where innovation converges with tradition to revolutionize manufacturing landscapes.

This keynote illuminates the pivotal role of IIoT technologies in augmenting efficiency and driving automation within industrial domains.

Delve into an exploration of compelling use cases, visionary insights, and the profound impact of IIoT in orchestrating a paradigm shift in manufacturing processes.

Join us as we navigate the forefront of industrial evolution, unlocking unprecedented potential and charting a course towards a future defined by seamless integration and optimized operations.

10:25 AM - 11:05

Panel: Navigating the Future – IoT Innovations in Industrial Settings

We delve into the transformative role of IoT in revolutionizing industrial operations with experts from diverse sectors set to explore the evolving landscape of IoT deployment in manufacturing, energy, logistics, and beyond.

the discussion will encompass key trends such as predictive maintenance, edge computing, cybersecurity, and sustainability, highlighting the opportunities and challenges presented by integrating IoT technologies.

Through insightful dialogue, the panel elucidates the importance of collaboration, innovation, and strategic implementation in harnessing the full potential of IoT to drive efficiency, security, and sustainability in industrial settings.

11:10 AM - 11:30

Presentation: Navigating the opportunities and geopolitical risks in the global chip supply chain - Do you have the traceability you need?

This presentation explores the intricate landscape of the global chip supply chain, focusing on both the abundant opportunities and the pressing geopolitical risks it entails. Emphasizing the necessity of robust traceability measures, the discussion delves into strategies for effectively navigating this complex ecosystem. From sourcing to distribution, understanding and securing the supply chain is paramount in ensuring resilience and competitiveness in the face of evolving global dynamics.

11:40 - 12:10

Networking Break

12:10 - 12:50

Panel: Elevating Manufacturing: IoT Integration in Smart Factories and Industry 4.0

We explore the IoT integration in manufacturing, homing in on the transformative landscape of smart factories and Industry 4.0.   

  • Delve into sensor networks, real-time analytics, and cyber-physical systems, unravelling the strategic methodologies driving operational efficiency and supply chain optimization. 
  • Through compelling case studies, witness the practical applications of IoT, catalysing a shift towards smarter, agile, and interconnected manufacturing processes.   

 

Join us for a concise yet comprehensive insight into the future of manufacturing with IoT at its core. 

12:55 - 01:15

Presentation: Remote Mastery – Leveraging IoT for Seamless Management Across Boundaries

Discover how IoT sensors, connectivity, and data analytics converge to facilitate real-time monitoring, decision-making, and control from afar.

Explore compelling use cases showcasing the integration of IoT into remote management workflows, spanning from asset tracking to facility automation.

Join us at the forefront of remote mastery, where IoT is the cornerstone for unlocking efficiency, agility, and innovation in a globally connected world.

01:15

Lunch & Networking Break

01:20 - 01:50

Presentation: IoT in Action – Real-world Implementations and Outcomes

Presentation showcasing successful implementations of connected healthcare devices, emphasizing improved patient outcomes and healthcare delivery.  

01:55 - 02:25

Presentation: Human-Centric IoT – Enhancing User Experiences and Accessibility

In this session, we will explore the importance of human-centric design principles in IoT applications.

in addition, we discuss how focusing on enhancing user experiences and ensuring accessibility can drive widespread adoption and positive societal impact. 

02:30 - 03:00

Networking Break

03:05 - 03:35

Presentation: Simulate and Scale Your IoT Testing for Faster Results

We will showcase successful case studies where edge computing has revolutionized IoT deployments.  

Specifically, we will discuss performance improvements, reduced latency, and enhanced decision-making at the edge. 

03:40 - 04:10

Revolutionizing IoT Data Management in the Cloud Age: Introducing a Rapid and Economical Time-series Database Solution

This presentation delves into the development of a cutting-edge distributed time-series database tailored for the contemporary cloud environment. It examines the escalating demands of IoT data management, the burgeoning landscape of cloud-native infrastructure, and the common challenges encountered in traditional approaches.

Emphasizing on the core design principles, the presentation illustrates how this solution stands as a compelling and cost-efficient alternative to established platforms like InfluxDB. Furthermore, it elucidates its viability as a robust long-term storage solution for Prometheus, demonstrating its potential to streamline operations and optimize resource utilization.

04:15 - 04:45

Closing Keynote Presentation: Revolutionizing Industry 4.0: Unveiling Next-Generation IoT Tools and Technologies

This presentation delves into the transformative realm of Industrial IoT (IIoT) and Industry 4.0, showcasing a spectrum of innovative tools and cutting-edge technologies that are reshaping the IoT landscape. From state-of-the-art advancements to groundbreaking explorations, we dissect the latest developments driving efficiency, productivity, and sustainability across industrial sectors. Join us as we navigate the frontier of IIoT, unlocking new possibilities and redefining the future of industrial innovation.

04:50 - 05:00

Chairperson's Closing Remarks

05:00

End of Day

09:30 AM - 09:45 AM

Intelligent IoT Solutions, Applications & Smart Cities: Chairperson’s opening remarks

10:05 - 10:45

Keynote Panel: IoT Applications Across Industries: A Comprehensive Overview

Our discussion will not only showcase how IoT has been implemented in various sectors but also emphasize its impact on fundamentally transforming core business processes.


From optimizing operational efficiency to revolutionizing customer experiences, we’ll uncover how connected devices and data-driven insights contribute to the competitive edge of businesses.


Join us for an enlightening session that promises to provide valuable insights into the pervasive influence of IoT across industry landscapes, shaping the present and future of interconnected ecosystems.

10:50 - 11:20

Presentation: IoT for Sustainability - Monitoring and Managing Environmental Conditions

Delve into a captivating discussion on how IoT plays a pivotal role in monitoring and managing environmental conditions, driving sustainability and conservation efforts.

This session will explore insightful case studies, showcasing the practical application of IoT in real-world scenarios.

From innovative solutions to the broader role of technology in environmental conservation, our conversation will illuminate the diverse ways in which IoT contributes to preserving our planet.

Join us for an engaging exploration into the synergy between IoT and environmental sustainability, promising a deeper understanding of the technological advancements shaping our commitment to conservation.

11:25 - 11:45

Networking break

12:15 - 12:35

Presentation: IoT Integration in Building Automation: Enhancing Efficiency and Comfort

This presentation explores the integration of IoT technologies into Building Automation and Management systems, emphasizing the benefits of such convergence. Real-world examples and case studies demonstrate how IoT facilitates seamless data collection, advanced analytics, and personalized control, leading to improved energy efficiency, operational cost reduction, and enhanced occupant comfort.

Challenges and best practices for IoT implementation in building management are discussed, encouraging stakeholders to adopt IoT-driven solutions for more intelligent, resilient, and sustainable built environments.

12:40 - 13:10

Complementary Convergence: How the convergence of satellite and terrestrial addresses challenges of mobile and fixed IoT use cases

IoT devices often face challenges in accessing reliable connectivity, especially in remote and underserved areas. In this context, satellite connectivity emerges as a game-changing solution. The presentation focuses on the convergence of satellite and terrestrial services in the IoT landscape and addresses the challenges and solutions of mobile and fixed asset uses cases across multiple connectivity environments:

  • In logistics: real-time tracking and efficient management of goods, elevating supply chain operations.
  • Agriculture benefits from precision farming, optimizing resource usage and yield, while maritime safety and navigation are enhanced.
  • The energy sector sees improvements in remote asset monitoring and control.
  • Fleet management gains continuous and reliable vehicle tracking and performance monitoring.
  • The convergence extends to security and emergency response systems, fortifying resilience, and responsiveness.

13:15 - 14:15

Networking break & Lunch

14:15 - 14:45

Presentation: Digital Twins: Real-world Applications and Impact on IoT Data Visualization

Exploration of digital twin applications across a range of industries, showcasing how they enhance visualization and simulation of IoT data.  

We discuss practical use cases in industries like manufacturing, healthcare, and smart cities. 

14:50 - 15:10

Presentation: Smart Cities – The IoT Revolution in Urban Infrastructure

Join us for a discussion on implementing IoT solutions to enhance urban infrastructure and services.

We will discuss smart city initiatives, challenges, and the future of connected urban environments.

15:15 - 15:45

Presentation: IoT in Logistics: Optimizing Supply Chains and Last-Mile Delivery

We delve into the intricacies of how IoT revolutionizes route optimization, elevates inventory tracking to an art form, and sets new standards for last-mile delivery efficiency.  

This isn’t just about logistics; it’s about interconnected systems working in harmony.  

Join us for a session that zooms in on the connectivity aspect, revealing how IoT transforms supply chain dynamics, creating a seamlessly connected web that redefines efficiency and delivery precision.  

Don’t miss this opportunity to witness the tangible impact of IoT in shaping the future of logistics and supply chain management. 

15:45 - 16:15

Networking break

16:15 - 16:35

Presentation: AI, Machine Learning, and IoT: Synergies and Future Directions

Explore the synergies between AI, machine learning, and IoT, focusing on collaborative applications and future directions.  

 

  • Uncover the dynamic intersections where AI, machine learning, and IoT converge to create transformative applications. 
  • Explore collaborative use cases, illustrating how these technologies work in tandem to enhance efficiency, decision-making, and overall system intelligence. 
  • Discuss the evolving landscape of intelligent IoT ecosystems, emphasizing the role of AI and machine learning in advancing connected technologies. 
  • Delve into real-world examples showcasing successful implementations, offering insights into the practical applications of this powerful trifecta. 
  • Examine future directions, discussing emerging trends and opportunities that arise from the continuous integration of AI, machine learning, and IoT. Join us for a forward-looking discussion that unveils the limitless possibilities of these interconnected technologies. 

 

16:40 - 17:00

Presentation: Scaling IoT Deployments: Lessons Learned and Strategies for Success

Join us as we share insights into scaling IoT deployments effectively. Discuss lessons learned from successful implementations, challenges encountered, and strategies to navigate scalability issues in diverse industries. 

 

17:05 - 17:25

Presentation: Smart Cities IoT Pilot for Street Parking with automated enforcement

Parking is the first point of engagement for clients with any real estate development and managing parking is a manual process generally.

Generation Park piloted new connected IoT parking meters which can monitor each street spot and do licence plate recognition, powered by solar and communicating real time over LTE. The meters enabled live availability, reserving parking, automated parking enforcement with no boots on the ground, and making premium parking more available to short-term visitors.

The talk will go into details of:

1. The meters and their capabilities
2. Automated parking management
3. How we enabled seamless park and walk for visitors
4. Automated enforcement program
5. Metrics and behaviour analysis
6. Learnings and path forward

 

17:30

End of Day

09:45 AM - 10:00 AM

Connectivity & Analytics – Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

10:00 - 10:30

Keynote Presentation: 5G and IoT Integration – Unleashing the Power of Connectivity

In this keynote address, we will deep-dive into the integration of 5G networks with IoT, highlighting the transformative capabilities and enhanced connectivity. Discuss real-world applications, challenges, and future trends. 

10:35 - 11:15

Panel: Examining the IoT Connectivity solutions that are best suited for your business

  • Examining platforms that supports both mobile and fixed communication networks 
  • How are you going to manage your connectivity?   
  • How will IoT connectivity management platforms help to achieve production targets ? 
  • Exploring the opportunities of LoRaWAN, 5G, Satellite, Zigbee, Bluetooth, Wifi 

11:20 - 11:40

Presentation: Industrial IoT: Automation and Efficiency in Manufacturing

We discuss, the application of IoT technologies in industrial settings for improved efficiency and automation. Explore use cases, Industry 4.0, and the role of IoT in transforming manufacturing processes. 

 

  • Engage in a comprehensive discussion on the practical application of IoT technologies within industrial settings, focusing on enhancing efficiency and driving automation. 

  • Explore real-world use cases illustrating the transformative impact of IIoT, from predictive maintenance to smart logistics, in optimizing industrial operations. 

  • Delve into the paradigm of Industry 4.0, dissecting how IoT plays a pivotal role in the integration of cyber-physical systems, data analytics, and automation technologies. 

  • Uncover the multifaceted role of IoT in reshaping manufacturing processes, fostering a more adaptive, connected, and efficient industrial ecosystem. Join us for a session that unveils the intricate relationship between IIoT and the evolution of Industry 4.0, promising insights into the future of industrial efficiency and automation. 

11:45 - 12:15

Networking break

12:15 - 12:35

Presentation: Standards and Interoperability - Navigating the IoT Ecosystem

To what extent has the development and adoption of standards to ensure compatibility and interoperability among IoT devices been successful?

We explore the challenges, benefits, and the role of standardization bodies. 

12:40 - 13:10

Panel: Environmental IoT: Sustaining the Future Through Connected Solutions

  • Embark on an immersive journey with us as we delve into the multifaceted applications of IoT in environmental monitoring and conservation efforts.   
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  • Discover how interconnected sensor networks, data analytics, and IoT technologies contribute to real-time environmental insights and proactive conservation measures.  
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  • Through vivid examples and in-depth discussions, gain a profound understanding of the pivotal role IoT plays in safeguarding our ecosystems.   
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  • Join this session to explore the synergy between technology and environmental stewardship, uncovering the transformative potential of IoT for a sustainable and resilient planet. 

13:15 - 14:15

Networking break & Lunch

14:15 - 14:45

Healthcare IoT in Action: Real-world Implementations and Outcomes

Presentation showcasing successful implementations of connected healthcare devices, emphasizing improved patient outcomes and healthcare delivery. 

14:50 - 15:10

Presentation: Connected Agriculture: IoT Applications for Sustainable Farming

Engage in a focused discussion on the precise applications of IoT in agriculture, emphasizing sustainable and efficient farming practices.  

Explore how sensor technologies, data analytics, and automation contribute to resource optimization, precision farming, and environmentally conscious agricultural processes.  

Through practical insights and illustrative examples, we uncover the tangible impact of IoT in transforming traditional farming methods. 

15:15 - 15:35

Presentation: IoT Connectivity and Analytics in Logistics - Revolutionizing Supply Chains and Last-Mile Delivery

We explore the transformative power of IoT connectivity and analytics in optimizing supply chains and enhancing last-mile delivery efficiency. In this session, we delve into the intricate ways IoT revolutionizes route optimization, elevates inventory tracking to an art form, and sets new standards for delivery precision.

This isn’t just about logistics; it’s about seamlessly interconnected systems working in harmony to redefine efficiency and precision in supply chain management.

Join us for a deep dive into IoT connectivity, uncovering how it transforms supply chain dynamics, creating a seamlessly connected web that enhances efficiency and delivery precision.

03:40

End of Day

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Chairperson's Opening Remarks

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Presentation: The current state of IoT security in 2024: What’s around the corner for your organisation?

  • Further minimum requirements have been imposed for the security of IoT products in 2024, such as more emphasis on strong passwords, vulnerability testing, safeguarding of data, consumer data rights, and software updates.

 

  • Why is it important to adhere to such rules, and what are the potential consequences if we don’t?

10:50 AM - 11:20 AM

Presentation: Designing cybersecurity into your IoT devices

  • Cybersecurity in IoT devices starts with design and run through the product’s end of life; it doesn’t end when the device ships

 

  • IoT OEMs are experts in their field but may not be experts in cybersecurity

 

  • Leveraging certificates and code signing to protect product doesn’t have to be complicated, especially when experts have already laid out the process for you

11:20 AM - 11:40 AM

Networking Break

11:40 AM - 12:20 PM

Panel: Safeguarding your organisation: Mitigating IoT privacy and security risks across industries

  • How do we ensure that our team has a common understanding of the current situation in terms of threats, technologies, data, and devices, so that the most relevant security measures can be carried out?

 

  • Addressing concerns in relation to CCPA, privacy by design, cybersecurity by design, and other guidelines which are designed to protect your organisation from IoT related privacy and security threats.

 

  • Use-case studies around connected and embedded devices; the implications of weak solutions and ecosystems.

12:25 PM - 12:45 PM

Presentation: Applying a Zero Trust approach through your solutions

  • This session will enable you to better assess your current zero trust maturity, device health, and Identity and Access Management (IAM) controls, by discussing the solutions most relevant for specific IoT environments.

12:50 PM - 1:00 PM

Presentation: Securing the supply chain: Risk assessment and analysis

  • Understanding how to define your software supply chain, and how to strengthen your information security practices to best avoid attacks.

 

  • Analysing risk assessment, threat intelligence, compliance management, vendor risk management, continuous monitoring and more factors to consider.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Lunch Networking Break

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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Fireside Chat: US Cyber Trust Mark

  • TBC

2:35 PM - 2:55 PM

IT and OT collaboration to prevent cyber attacks

  • Securing your Information Technology (IT) systems, Operational Technology (OT) devices and industrial control systems (ICS) efficiently; connecting the digital and the physical.

 

  • Industry-specific examples of IT and OT convergence to accelerate security measures, therefore creating stronger barriers for cybercriminals to target.
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Presentation: IoE vs IoT: The next phase we need to prepare for

  • We will learn more about the future of connectivity, and how IoT is evolving into the networked connection of people, process, data, and things.

 

  • Exploring how we can use IoE in our organisation to cut costs, improve business posture, and tighten existing infrastructures.