Day 1 - 29 September 2020

10:30AM

(BST)

John Birtwistle

Head of Policy – UK Bus

FirstGroup

Associated Talks:

10:30AM - Day 1

View The proactive approach; How business will react to the post Covid-19 environment & the new role of technology

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The proactive approach; How business will react to the post Covid-19 environment & the new role of technology

Session overview to follow soon ….

Pre-recorded presentation 

. John Birtwistle, Head of Policy – UK Bus, FirstGroup

10:50AM

(BST)

Elson Sutanto

Principal Analyst

Juniper Research

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Kris Kupilas

R&D Digital Transformation Lead

ArcelorMittal

Associated Talks:

10:50AM - Day 1

View Panel: IoT driving Digital Transformation – The aftermath of COVID-19

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Daniel Kustrin

IoT Strategy Lead

The De Beers Group

Associated Talks:

10:50AM - Day 1

View Panel: IoT driving Digital Transformation – The aftermath of COVID-19

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Ken Figueredo

Senior Representative

OneM2M

Associated Talks:

10:50AM - Day 1

View Panel: IoT driving Digital Transformation – The aftermath of COVID-19

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Panel: IoT driving Digital Transformation – The aftermath of COVID-19

Digital transformation is the integration of digital technology into all areas of a business, fundamentally changing how you operate and deliver value to customers. This panel will discuss further the adoption of digital transformation and how COVID-19 has disrupted enterprise progressions.

  • What role can integrating IoT play in improving service delivery, health and safety and efficiency in a post COVID world?
  • What are the next steps to enable true enterprise adoption of digital transformation initiatives?

Live webinar panel 

Moderator: . Elson Sutanto, Principal Analyst, Juniper Research
. Kris Kupilas, R&D Digital Transformation Lead, ArcelorMittal
. Daniel Kustrin, IoT Strategy Lead, The De Beers Group
. Ken Figueredo, Senior Representative, OneM2M

11:40AM

(BST)

IoT & the intelligent enterprise; what matters?

It’s not IoT technologies and platforms that drives a competitive advantage, it’s the integration to business strategy and outcomes that differentiates and creates value for the enterprise.  What are the best practices to achieve it?

Pre-recorded presentation 

12:00PM

(BST)

Ina Dimireva

Programme Manager - Digital Transformation

Arup

Associated Talks:

12:00PM - Day 1

View Digital Transformation – A Matter of Culture

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Digital Transformation – A Matter of Culture

  • Leading in an age of complexity 
  • Breaking silos – Be generous and collaborate 
  • Forming coalitions and empowering others 

Pre-recorded presentation

. Ina Dimireva, Programme Manager - Digital Transformation, Arup

12:20PM

(BST)

Gaining the competitive Edge – Connecting people and machines to data

  • The Edge is a data-rich environment with new sources of information developing every day; an example of this in practice.
  • Connections between people, machines, and the organisations that transform data is vital but how do you action this information?
  • How to extract business value from this data-rich environment.

Pre-recorded presentation/ Fireside chat

12:40PM

(BST)

Kevin White

Head of Application Development and Systems - Process Control & Automation

Tata Steel

Associated Talks:

12:40PM - Day 1

View From steel to sustainability – a look at digital data in manufacturing

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From steel to sustainability – a look at digital data in manufacturing

  • How disruptive technologies are allowing Tata Steel to reach ROI in a high-fixed cost industry, from IIoT to Edge Computing and the Cloud.
  • True efficiency though embedding technology in improved business process.
  • Living in the age of Industry 4.0 – How predictive maintenance and data integration have changed optimisation.

Pre-recorded presentation 

. Kevin White, Head of Application Development and Systems - Process Control & Automation, Tata Steel

(BST)

Virtual Conference Agenda

02:00PM

(BST)

Keynote: Future Progressions – A look at the IoT Connectivity space

  • How has 5G disrupted and evolved the connectivity of Iot devices?
  • What will be the next disruption in the IoT connectivity landscape? WiFi 6?
  • The IoT has come a long way in the last 10 years, what are the predictions for the next 10 years?

Live presentation 

02:55PM

(BST)

5G & IoT Evolution

  • 5G networks are live in many countries of the world including the UK, a closer look here at this deployment phase.
  • What does this mean for the IoT?
  • Where do we progress from here?

Pre-recorded presentation 

03:15PM

(BST)

Staying ahead of the threat – security in the IoT eco-system

  • What are the most important considerations for an IoT device manufacturer when it comes to security?  
  • How to manage the minefields opolicies and standards 
  • Is transparency between users and manufacturers the key to a truly secure ecosystem? 
  • What are some best practice recommendations as we navigate the IoT era? 

Pre-recorded presentation 

03:35PM

(BST)

Barriers to adoption – what are the biggest challenges?

  • What are the current challenges across the IoT space including, granular data, data protection, security and legacy equipment? 
  • What technologies are enabling operators to adapt and overcome these challenges? 
  • How industries are adapting to new business models and thriving from IoT enabled processes. 

Pre-recorded presentation 

03:55PM

(BST)

Testing & Standards

  • How to ensure your products are creditable for market. 
  • Standards for IoT in the industrial space. 
  • Collaborations across industries to create best-practice standards. 

Pre-recorded presentation 

04:15PM

(BST)

Karen Welsh

Smart Building Project Manager - Google Account

CBRE

Associated Talks:

04:15PM - Day 1

View The future of the smart sustainable living; cities, stadiums & beyond

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The future of the smart sustainable living; cities, stadiums & beyond

  • The latest trends and technologies making connected living advancements, from smart utilities to connected workplaces
  • Ideas on where to start – What needs to be implemented early on and how to evaluate what will work bets for your needs?
  • As 5G allows for heightened connectivity and efficiency speeds, how will this impact the adoption of the network for smart environments?
  • What partnerships are key to building inter-connectivity between devices? Does it all need to be the same or is variety in technology, hardware and software the way forward? Are Cloud and Mesh Systems the vital components?
  • How to understand the data and glean insights

Pre-recorded presentation 

. Karen Welsh, Smart Building Project Manager - Google Account, CBRE

04:35PM

End of IoT Tech Virtual Expo