2017 Speakers

Peter Hoffmeister

Senior Director of the IoT Technical Sales

Microsoft

12:50PM - Day 2

As an industry, oil and gas have been utilising...

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Alun Jones

Data Scientist

Konecranes

10:20AM - Day 2

Discussing the impact that integrated IoT technology from wearables...

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Derek Myers

Group Director, Channel Strategy & Development

Coca-Cola

03:10PM - Day 2

Exploring how the IoT can create a direct brand-consumer...

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Richard Browning

Oil Trader & Innovator

BP

01:50PM - Day 2

 The start-up perspective to the Internet of Things -...

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Stefan Gubi

Senior Vice President Cross Industries & IoT

T-Systems

10:50AM - Day 1

The IoT is now firmly embedded in many industrial...

View Panel: Creating a competitive edge with the IIoT

10:20AM - Day 1

To what extent do you need to redesign organisations,...

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Ralf Hagen

Engineering Manager MES/E&A

Nestlé

01:20PM - Day 1

Process Monitoring for smart factories – utilising statistical process...

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Martin Spoerri

Director IT, Head Info Foundation & Smart Analytics

Swiss Re

10:50AM - Day 2

How can connecting devices change how insurance products are...

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10:20AM - Day 2

Examples how insurance can embrace IIot and generate new...

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Dr. Christoph Döbrich

Innovation Manager

Allianz Worldwide Partners

10:50AM - Day 2

How can connecting devices change how insurance products are...

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Dave Raggett

Fellow

W3C

10:50AM - Day 2

What does the concept of standards really mean in...

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Gloria Lozano

Business Transformation Manager- Innovation

Zurich Insurance Group Ltd

10:50AM - Day 1

Identifying target-rich, high-value data that can be used to...

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Niko Hossain

Senior Project Manager / Deputy Head of Automation and Digitization

Lufthansa Cargo

11:30AM - Day 2

Discussing how the IoT is impacting logistics and fleet...

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11:00AM - Day 2

Air freight is used for global and time critical...

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Carsten Stoecker

Machine Economy Lighthouse Evangelist and Lead

Innogy

01:30PM - Day 1

How is Blockchain currently being implemented within the IoT,...

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Thomas Brenner

VP, Digital Life & Research, Development Digital Services

BMW Group

03:50PM - Day 2

A presentation exploring the innovations taking place within BMW,...

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12:00PM - Day 2

Exploring the connected vehicle ecosystem in 2017 from self-...

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Kai Gait

Senior Global Digital Director

GSK

11:30AM - Day 2

Sensors and connected medical devices can help patients and...

View Case Study: How medical device apps and connected sensors will drive a health revolution

12:00PM - Day 2

Discussing the latest IoT innovations across all aspects of...

View Panel: Innovations and opportunities in connected health

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Serdar Gürbüz

Digital Innovation Manager

Turkish Airlines

11:00AM - Day 2

How can IoT technologies such as beacons, sensors and...

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Dr. Hardy Kietzmann

Director Innovation

Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH

12:00PM - Day 2

Discussing the latest IoT innovations across all aspects of...

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Christian Walter

Applications Engineer

European Space Agency

02:30PM - Day 2

In the frame of Feasibility Studies assessing the technical...

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Jonathan Vaux

Executive Director - Innovation and Partnerships

Visa Europe

02:40PM - Day 2

A case study from Visa outlining where they see...

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03:10PM - Day 2

Exploring how the IoT can create a direct brand-consumer...

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Aurelius Wosylus

Director Sales & Partners Germany

Sigfox

02:50PM - Day 1

The increasing number of connected devices means that there...

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Bernd Cagran

Head of traffic control & street lighting

City of Graz

03:40PM - Day 2

How technologies like smart phones, NFC, RFID , beacons...

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Ulrich Fastenrath

Head of traffic information management and routing optimization

BMW

10:20AM - Day 1

Exploring the potential of IoT in the transport sector,...

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Alexander Willner

Director

IIOT Center at Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems (FOKUS)

01:40PM - Day 1

Discussing how IoT architectures need to be put in...

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Philipp Wichert

Innovation Manager

Eisenmann SE

10:50AM - Day 1

The IoT is now firmly embedded in many industrial...

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Dr Stephan Jonas

Head of Division mHealth

Department of Medical Informatics, RWTH Aachen University

12:00PM - Day 2

Discussing the latest IoT innovations across all aspects of...

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Hans Dahlberg

Vice President Telia Company - Head of Global IoT Solutions

Telia Company

10:50AM - Day 1

Landscaping the IoT ecosystem – What are growth forecasts...

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10:50AM - Day 2

Challenges for a lot of organizations to get started...

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Rainer Rodler

Project Manager for Production IT security

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

03:20PM - Day 1

Increasing usage of IT devices in the production environment...

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02:40PM - Day 1

Understanding the unique challenges of security for the IoT,...

View Keynote Panel: An E2E approach to tackling data security challenges of the IoT

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Ankit Jamwal

Director

Information Services Group Switzerland GmbH

Dr. Jukka-Pekka Salmenkaita

Head of Machine Learning

Elisa

12:40PM - Day 1

Discussing the operational transformation in manufacturing from a product...

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Martin Adler

Engagement Manager for Transportation and Logisitcs

Deutsche Bahn Systel GmbH

11:30AM - Day 2

Discussing how the IoT is impacting logistics and fleet...

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Tero Blomqvist

Smart Tampere Program Director

City of Tampere

02:30PM - Day 2

What is driving investment in smart cities? The Zero...

View Panel: Driving investment in the Connected City

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Alexandrina Scorbureanu

Head of IT & Digital Financial Management

Generali

10:50AM - Day 2

How can connecting devices change how insurance products are...

View Panel: Future directions for the IoT in insurance

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Raphael Rollier

Head of Smart City Program

SwissCom

03:40PM - Day 2

How technologies like smart phones, NFC, RFID , beacons...

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Otto Van Harmelen

Vice President, Head of Buying International Expansion at Metro Group

Metro Group

03:50PM - Day 2

Retailers are continually forced to adapt themselves towards changing...

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12:40PM - Day 2

Discussing different strategies to enable monetisation and achieve competitive...

View Panel: Monetisation – Unlocking the revenue potential

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Luca Sacchi

Head of Strategic Innovation, SVP

Piaggio Group

12:00PM - Day 2

Exploring the connected vehicle ecosystem in 2017 from self-...

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Gerard van der Hoeven

Founding Partners

IoT Gurus

Livia Rosu

HomeGrid Forum Marketing Workgroup Chair

HomeGrid Forum

03:20PM - Day 1

Exploring connectivity in the IoT in a world with...

View Panel: Discovering the world of connectivity – Unlocking the promise of the IoT

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Martin Woolley

Technical Program Manager

Bluetooth SIG

03:20PM - Day 1

Exploring connectivity in the IoT in a world with...

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Giovanni Flore

Retail Digital Signage Project Manager

Benetton Group

03:10PM - Day 2

Exploring how the IoT can create a direct brand-consumer...

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Niels Haverkorn

Vice President Connected Solutions

Volvo CE

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Said Tabet

Steering Committee Member

Industrial Internet Consortium

No talk associated with this Speaker.

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Kris Feys

CIO

TVH

03:40PM - Day 2

Moving from reactive to predictive maintenance - How easy...

View Panel: Predictive Maintenance for transforming field services and asset management

03:30PM - Day 2

Challenges to overcome when building an IoT architecture Connectivity...

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Andreas Mrozek

Global Head, Marine & Terminal Operations (OPS)

Hamburg Sud

11:30AM - Day 2

Discussing how the IoT is impacting logistics and fleet...

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Dr. Chirine Etezadzadeh

President

SmartCity.institute

10:20AM - Day 1

Exploring the potential of IoT in the transport sector,...

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Borg Exelmans

EMEA Vegetables IT Director

Monsanto

03:40PM - Day 1

What is the future for irrigation control, fertiliser management...

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Barney Smith

CEO

Bristol is Open

02:30PM - Day 2

What is driving investment in smart cities? The Zero...

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Andy Chang

Director of Product Marketing Americas

KUKA North America

12:40PM - Day 1

Discussing the operational transformation in manufacturing from a product...

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Christine Billaud

Director Business Technology - Connected Solutions

Volvo CE

03:40PM - Day 2

Moving from reactive to predictive maintenance - How easy...

View Panel: Predictive Maintenance for transforming field services and asset management

12:40PM - Day 2

Discussing different strategies to enable monetisation and achieve competitive...

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Dr. Sascha Riexinger

Senior Manager Data & Technology | Big Data & IoT Technologies | IoT & I14Y

MHP, A Porsche Company

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Dr. Sjaak Wolfert

Senior Scientist, Information Management and ICT in Agri-Food

Wageningen University & Research

03:40PM - Day 1

What is the future for irrigation control, fertiliser management...

View Panel: Agriculture in IoT – the future of the smart farm

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Juergen Hase

CEO

Unlimit by Reliance

12:40PM - Day 2

Discussing different strategies to enable monetisation and achieve competitive...

View Panel: Monetisation – Unlocking the revenue potential

10:50AM - Day 1

Landscaping the IoT ecosystem – What are growth forecasts...

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Dr Simon Rice

Head of Technology

Information Commissioner's Office

03:50PM - Day 1

How the sheer number of devices involved within the...

View Panel: The role of hackers in innovating within IoT security?

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Joachim Dressler

Board Member, Treasurer

M2M Alliance

Elisabeth Bitsch-Christensen

Loyalty Systems Manager

Scandic Hotels

Karine Gosse

Chief Digital Officer

Fives Group

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Steven Hancock

COO and Co-founder

MelodyVR

01:00PM - Day 1

A presentation from a leading IoT innovator in the...

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Jesus Ruiz

Industry 4.0 (Industrial IoT)

Banco Santander Group Innovation Area

01:30PM - Day 1

How is Blockchain currently being implemented within the IoT,...

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Sudhi Sinha

Vice President, Product Development, Building Technology & Services

Johnson Controls

10:20AM - Day 1

What are the newest innovations within IoT software, hardware...

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Jean-Luc Guisset

Secretary of Transport Special Interest Group

NFC Forum

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Christian Tordo

Deputy Mayor, Economic Development, Employment, Industry and Digital Innovation

City of Nice

03:10PM - Day 2

Exploring technologies, ecosystems and toolkits available for open and...

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02:30PM - Day 2

What is driving investment in smart cities? The Zero...

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Christian Mastrodonato

Chief Technologist

Konica Minolta

10:20AM - Day 2

Discussing the impact that integrated IoT technology from wearables...

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Bernd Hacker

Europe Director of Business Development and Marketing

Advantech

03:20PM - Day 1

Exploring connectivity in the IoT in a world with...

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James Nesfield

CTO

Chirp

01:50PM - Day 1

Discussions around the diversity of IIoT applications and their...

View Panel: Connectivity for M2M devices

01:20PM - Day 2

Hear from an IoT start up about their journey...

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Kari Terho

Director, Smart Factory Management

Elisa

02:00PM - Day 2

Today production plants can be controlled in real time...

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Dr José Alberto Laporte Uribe

Animal Scientist

GEA Farm Technologies

03:40PM - Day 1

What is the future for irrigation control, fertiliser management...

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Stefan Hoppe

Vice President

OPC Foundation

10:30AM - Day 2

Interoperability in the World: Industrie4.0, IIC, China2025, Korea Manufacturing...

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Laurianne Krid

Policy Director, FIA Region I office

FIA (Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile)

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Maximilian Waldmann

Founder and CEO

conichiwa

10:50AM - Day 1

A presentation from a leading IoT innovator in the...

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Sacha Meckler

Principal

Analysys Mason

Peter Barbara

National Coordinator

City of Valletta (Transport Malta)

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Otto Birnbaum

Principal

Partech Ventures

01:50PM - Day 2

 The start-up perspective to the Internet of Things -...

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Anton Meßmer

Vice President Mobile Radio Tester

Rohde & Schwarz

01:00PM - Day 1

What new approaches need to be taken when testing...

View Panel: Testing in the IoT ecosystem

12:30PM - Day 1

Connecting things could be quite difficult due to high...

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Max Verteletskyi

Co-founder & CEO

Spaceti

11:50AM - Day 1

A presentation from a leading IoT innovator in Smart...

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Alex Maniatopoulos

CEO

Yodiwo

01:40PM - Day 1

A presentation from a leading IoT innovator Yodiwo, a...

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Knud Lasse Lueth

CEO

IoT Analytics

Julie Delahaye

Research Engineer in Nanotechnologies

Engie

01:20PM - Day 2

Discussion of how enterprises across all sectors, from industrial...

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Jim Morrish

Founder & Chief Research Officer

Independent

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Dweep Chanana

Principal Partner, Zurich

Momenta Partners

Uday Davuluru

Standardization Manager - IoT

Lemonbeat GmBH

11:30AM - Day 2

 Discussing the vital importance of interoperability in IoT How...

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Sumeet Puri

Senior Vice President, Global Head of Systems Engineering

Solace Inc

10:10AM - Day 2

How important is it for industry players to be...

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Jorik Rombouts

CEO

Rombit

11:10AM - Day 1

 There still are far too many incidents in industrial...

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Michael Wieser

Partner

Helvetia Venture Fund

01:50PM - Day 2

 The start-up perspective to the Internet of Things -...

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Fflur Lawton

Head of Policy and Communications Wales

Smart Energy GB

01:20PM - Day 2

Discussion of how enterprises across all sectors, from industrial...

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Simon Binar

Head of Product Management

Telic AG

01:20PM - Day 1

The challenges associated with creating power-efficient wireless devices. Discussion...

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Paige Leuschner

Research Analyst

Navigant Research

Francisco Maroto

Founder and CEO

OIES Consulting

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Steffen Frenck

Board Member

SIMalliance

02:40PM - Day 1

Understanding the unique challenges of security for the IoT,...

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Alexander Pilz

Head of Passenger Information

VBB Verkehrsverbund Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH (VBB)

11:30AM - Day 1

A public transport association between the poles of being...

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10:20AM - Day 1

Exploring the potential of IoT in the transport sector,...

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Robert Heerekop

Senior IoT Consultant

IOTC360

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Wael Elrifai

Director of Enterprise Solutions

Pentaho

03:10PM - Day 1

A presentation from leading innovators Pentaho.

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10:50AM - Day 1

Identifying target-rich, high-value data that can be used to...

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Padmakumar Subramani

OMA Device Management Working Group Chairman

Open Mobile Alliance (OMA)

10:50AM - Day 2

What does the concept of standards really mean in...

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Perry Krol

Sales Engineer

Solace Inc.

11:30AM - Day 1

Discussing how to get buy in from your organisation...

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Dr. Dirk Lange

Technical Director

ARTIS GmbH

12:40PM - Day 1

Discussing the operational transformation in manufacturing from a product...

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Sebastian Hans

Board Member and Chair of the Internet of Things Task Force

GlobalPlatform

02:40PM - Day 1

Understanding the unique challenges of security for the IoT,...

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Michael Loger

Senior Sales Engineer, DACH

Thales e-Security

11:30AM - Day 1

As all commercial IoT solutions store a lot of...

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Mark Begbie

Business Development Director

CENSIS

03:20PM - Day 1

Exploring connectivity in the IoT in a world with...

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Stefan Graunke

Co-Founder and Managing Director

ubirch

01:30PM - Day 1

How is Blockchain currently being implemented within the IoT,...

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Malik Saadi

Managing Director and Vice President, Strategic Technology

ABI Research

Professor Maarten Weyn

Associate Professor

University of Antwerp/DASH7 Alliance

01:50PM - Day 1

Discussions around the diversity of IIoT applications and their...

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John Madden

Senior Representative/Chief Technologist, Advanced Applications Business

MESA/Schneider Electric

01:50PM - Day 1

Discussions around the diversity of IIoT applications and their...

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Henri Troillet

Senior Manager Investor Consulting

Germany Trade & Invest

10:50AM - Day 1

The IoT is now firmly embedded in many industrial...

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Abraham Joseph

Founder and Editorial Director

Iot Insights

Carsten Rossenhövel

Senior Representative

F-Interop

01:00PM - Day 1

What new approaches need to be taken when testing...

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Vincent Hervo

Product Manager

IDnomic

12:00PM - Day 2

Exploring the connected vehicle ecosystem in 2017 from self-...

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Christer Larsson

VP EMEA

OSGi Alliance

10:50AM - Day 2

What does the concept of standards really mean in...

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Amit Shah

Venture Advisor - Germany

Momenta Partners

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Ratna Sita

Research Manager - Western Europe

Euromonitor International

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Wolfgang Schoch

Senior Manager in the Service Unit Big Data & IoT Technologies

MHP - A Porsche Company

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Florian Brunner

Deputy Lead of the ICS Security Working Group

Cyber Security Austria

03:50PM - Day 1

How the sheer number of devices involved within the...

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Dr. Josef J. Blanz

Senior Representative

One M2M

10:50AM - Day 1

Landscaping the IoT ecosystem – What are growth forecasts...

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Senior Representative, ROTEC

03:40PM - Day 2

Moving from reactive to predictive maintenance - How easy...

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John Devlin

Principal Analyst and Founder

P.A.ID Strategies

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Pilgrim Beart

Founder

DevicePilot

01:40PM - Day 2

A presentation from a leading innovative start up on...

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Biliana K. Voden Aboutaam

2Play+

12:40PM - Day 1

The presentation will showcase a performance, which will layout...

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Alex Davies

Founding Editor

ReThink IoT

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Michael Wolf

CEO & Co-Founder

wingu AG

03:10PM - Day 2

Exploring how the IoT can create a direct brand-consumer...

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