Day 1 - 29 September 2021

09:00AM

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Senior Representative, TechEx

Associated Talks:

09:00AM - Day 2

View Enterprise Transformation: Organisers Welcome

09:00AM - Day 1

View IoT Digital Infrastructures: Organisers Welcome

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IoT Digital Infrastructures: Organisers Welcome

Opening talk – overview of sessions and key highlights.

. Senior Representative, TechEx, ,

09:10AM

(MST)

Deanna Kovar

Vice President, Production & Precision Ag Production Systems

John Deere

Associated Talks:

09:10AM - Day 1

View Smart Farms – The Connected Fields Feeding the World

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Smart Farms – The Connected Fields Feeding the World

  • How AI is leveraged for predictive maintenance and remote management to eliminate downtime of equipment on the farm and meet every field’s fullest yield potential.
  • The combination of historic and real-time data to amplify in the moment decision making and enable communication across different machines in the field.
  • The powerful combination of advanced connectivity, machine-to-machine communication, smart sensors and data analytics to predict needs of each seed or plant, enhancing efficiency and sustainability on the farm.
. Deanna Kovar, Vice President, Production & Precision Ag Production Systems, John Deere

09:30AM

(MST)

Living at the Edge for Optimum Response

  • Edge processing for optimum IoT deployments – how this resolves latency and connectivity barriers.   
  • The advantages of running on quicker response rates through a de-centralised system.  
  • Cloud analytics Vs Edge analytics – which allows for better data capture?   

10:00AM

(MST)

J. Alan Bird

Global Business Development Leader

W3C

Associated Talks:

10:00AM - Day 1

View Panel: Data on the Move – Intelligent Decision Making for Process Optimisation

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Chris Irwin

Program Manager for Transactive Energy, Communications and Interoperability in Smart Grid

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

Associated Talks:

10:00AM - Day 1

View Panel: Data on the Move – Intelligent Decision Making for Process Optimisation

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Sasha Ilyukhin

Vice President, Services and Industry 4.0 Solutions

Tetra Pak

Associated Talks:

11:20AM - Day 1

View Industry 5.0, the Next Frontier

10:00AM - Day 1

View Panel: Data on the Move – Intelligent Decision Making for Process Optimisation

11:10AM - Day 1

View Presentation: IIOT & Smart Manufacturing Delivering Triple Bottom-line

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Panel: Data on the Move – Intelligent Decision Making for Process Optimisation

  • Mass data analysis – how to make the most of your insights and contextualise the data before it goes stale. 
  • Making data interoperable to utilise insights across silos.   
  • A global shift to remote management and more predictive and pro-active solutions – how IoT is the answer.  
  • Comparing infrastructure approaches and data latency.
  • Discussing ROI and ROV (return on value) – understanding the best approach and analysing a ‘future focus’. 
. J. Alan Bird, Global Business Development Leader, W3C
. Chris Irwin, Program Manager for Transactive Energy, Communications and Interoperability in Smart Grid, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
. Sasha Ilyukhin, Vice President, Services and Industry 4.0 Solutions, Tetra Pak

10:40AM

(MST)

Daniel Isaacs

CTO

Digital Twin Consortium

Associated Talks:

10:40AM - Day 1

View Digital Twins in Practice

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Digital Twins in Practice

To follow soon ….

. Daniel Isaacs, CTO, Digital Twin Consortium

11:00AM

(MST)

Digital Twins – the Connection Between Digital and Physical

  • Are digital twins the best starting block for building an optimised product/ system?  
  • How this technology enables AI, ML and IoT to work together to build concepts into reality.  
  • Using digital twins at scale to optimise the enterprise as we move passed a single asset limitation.  
  • Understanding the results to then put optimised solutions in place.  

11:20AM

(MST)

Sasha Ilyukhin

Vice President, Services and Industry 4.0 Solutions

Tetra Pak

Associated Talks:

11:20AM - Day 1

View Industry 5.0, the Next Frontier

10:00AM - Day 1

View Panel: Data on the Move – Intelligent Decision Making for Process Optimisation

11:10AM - Day 1

View Presentation: IIOT & Smart Manufacturing Delivering Triple Bottom-line

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Industry 5.0, the Next Frontier

  • Evolving from Industry 4.0 and the shift to a more sustainable and human-centric approach 
  • Cultural change – enabling the human workforce and machines to work in tandem for the digital age. 
  • It is imperative industries evolve to this new way of thinking and manufacturing, but where do you begin?  
. Sasha Ilyukhin, Vice President, Services and Industry 4.0 Solutions, Tetra Pak

11:40AM

(MST)

Covering the Range – Securing & Scaling IoT Device Connectivity

  • What IoT networks can provide the level of device connectivity you need?    
  • Sensor integration: how these vary and what barriers are present?  
  • The necessary steps that need to be taken to help secure the network – is this where Mobile Private Networks step-in?    
  • Is the latency of 5G Networks an enabler or a hinderance here? 

12:00PM

(MST)

Kazuyuki Ashimura

Web of Things, Media & Entertainment Project Specialist

W3C

Associated Talks:

12:00PM - Day 1

View Panel: Unlimited Connectivity – IoT for Smart Infrastructures

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Paul Hoekstra

Smart City and Transit Strategy Execution Consultant

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA)

Associated Talks:

02:10PM - Day 1

View Applying Sensors for a Smart San Francisco

12:00PM - Day 1

View Panel: Unlimited Connectivity – IoT for Smart Infrastructures

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Panel: Unlimited Connectivity – IoT for Smart Infrastructures

  • How are IoT and wireless solutions enabling greater connectivity for enterprise infrastructures?
  • As 5G allows for heightened connectivity and efficiency speeds, how is the adoption of this disrupting smart infrastructures?
  • Ideas on where to start – what needs to be implemented early on in the process of digitising infrastructures?
  • How to understand the data and glean insights through IoT and AI.
  • IoT’s role in building sustainable infrastructures.
. Kazuyuki Ashimura, Web of Things, Media & Entertainment Project Specialist, W3C
. Paul Hoekstra, Smart City and Transit Strategy Execution Consultant, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA)

12:40PM

(MST)

Digital Technologies for Better Air – a look at Load Shedding

To follow soon ….

01:00PM

(MST)

Mass Connectivity through Cellular Networks – a Look Across Industries

  • What are the wireless technology trends enabling connected environments?  
  • Advantages and disadvantages of using WLAN or cellular technologies for industrial production, including Private LTE & 5G solutions.   
  • Where is your money best spent? Wired Vs wireless interface cost implication.  

01:20PM

(MST)

LoRaWAN Ambassador, LoRa Alliance

Associated Talks:

01:20PM - Day 1

View Panel: Integrating IoT Connectivity

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Panel: Integrating IoT Connectivity

  • How interoperable are current network services?
  • Standardisation – securing the full line of connectivity and where to start.
  • Can intelligent-switching options be the solution for multiple location IoT deployments working in real-time? Is this where eSIM’s help create a holistic connection?
  • Using AI, Edge and other disruptive technologies to optimise products and services.
  • Looking at long-term strategies for deployments – knowing what connectivity you will need in the future and not just for the short-term.
. LoRaWAN Ambassador, LoRa Alliance, ,

02:00PM

(MST)

The Solutions of the eSIM

  • What eSIM offers that other solutions don’t – the interoperability capabilities.  
  • Mass device connectivity through cellular networks.  
  • Is a change in the telecom business models still needed for wider adoption of the technology? 

02:10PM

(MST)

Paul Hoekstra

Smart City and Transit Strategy Execution Consultant

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA)

Associated Talks:

02:10PM - Day 1

View Applying Sensors for a Smart San Francisco

12:00PM - Day 1

View Panel: Unlimited Connectivity – IoT for Smart Infrastructures

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Applying Sensors for a Smart San Francisco

  • Utilising edge and datacentre processing to dynamically set traffic signals.
  • Optimizing traffic flow based on prioritization of the various modes.
  • How this is a fundamentally different approach relying on the digital twin.
  • San Francisco’s Transportation Agency use-case.
. Paul Hoekstra, Smart City and Transit Strategy Execution Consultant, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA)

02:30PM

(MST)

End of Day 1

Click to view the agenda for: Day 2 Enterprise Transformation track 

Topics include: Digital Transformation | Digitisation | Cultural Change | Disruptive Technologies | Enterprise Sustainability | Smart Cities