Elite IoT thought leaders and practitioners to convene in the cloud December 11th to explore opportunities in Edge, AI, and 5G and address barriers to an intelligent and connected future sharing real-world IoT use-cases and best practices at the IoT Community’s 10th IoT Slam conference
San Francisco, USA, November 1, 2019 –The Internet of Things Community® (IoT Community®), the world’s first to market, longest standing and the largest community of IoT thought leaders and practitioners, today announced the exclusive agenda for the IoT Slam X conference, on December 11th 2019. The conference marks the IoT Community’s 10th international IoT conference, and provides the global IoT ecosystem with a unique opportunity to learn from expert innovative practitioners, about the “best of the best” use-cases and best practices for enterprises designing, developing, and shaping the future of the IoT landscape.
The IoT Slam X conference features expert contributions from elite IoT practitioners at leading-edge organizations including: Amazon AWS, IBM, HERE Technologies, CertNexus, T-Systems North America, W8less, Walkabout Workplace, ClearBlade Inc, EWF International, SAS, Zebra Technologies, Capgemini, Spirent Communications and Ericsson, among other leading industry players, and IoT Practitioners from the IoT ecosystem and members of the IoT Community. They will be discussing and demonstrating business applications and thought leadership around the deployment of IoT in corporate, enterprise and industrial ecosystems at this marquee virtual IoT conference.
Delivering the event’s opening headline keynote is Dr. Tom Bradicich, VP & Hewlett Packard Fellow, Global Head, IoT and Edge CoE & Labs, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, member of the IoT Community Board of Advisors and Chairman of the Converged Edge Center of Excellence. He will present his pioneering “7 Principles of the IoT,” and how he used them to incept Hewlett Packard‘s first corporate IoT strategy, secure investment capital, and launch over 12 software and hardware products expressly designed for the IoT and intelligent edge—creating a new product category. He will discuss real-world customer deployments, use cases, and business cases, closing with his vision for the IoT future.
Co-headlining the conference, is Sandy Carter, Amazon Web Services -Vice President, Public Sector Partners and Programs, AWS Windows; who is also an IoT Community Board Member and Chair Emeritus of the Women in IoT Center of Excellence, will outline how IoT and Machine Learning are enabling the next wave of digital transformation and showcase business drivers for the IoT, critical organization factors for IoT success, and common implementation issues.
The Elite line-up of IoT Slam X Speakers include:
Umesh Chandra, Senior Director of Engineering, Location Services, HERE Technologies
Dr Matthias Schmid – Lead Researcher for Micro-Positioning at the International Center of Automotive Research (ICAR)
Megan Branch – COO, CertNexus
Jim Sabogal, Senior Director for Healthcare and Life Sciences at T-Systems North America
David Bruemmer, Founder and CEO, W8less
Christene Gonzalez Wertz, Global leader for Electronics, IBM Institute for Business Value
Toni Portmann, Co-founder and CEO, Walkabout Workplace
Eric Simone, Founder and CEO, ClearBlade Inc
Martin Kienzle, Electronics Industry Leader in IBM Research, Member IBM Academy of Industry
Jennifer Carter, President, EWF International
Juthika Khargharia, Ph.D, Global IoT Evangelist, SAS
Jeff Felice, President, CertNexus
Jason Cook, COO, Cyber Defense Labs (CDL)
Tanis Cornell, CEO,EWF International
Nancy Shemwell, COO, IoT Community
Bill Roberts, Director of the global IoT Practice, SAS
Chris Sullivan, Global Healthcare Practice Lead,Zebra Technologies and Chairman, Healthcare IoT Center of Excellence
Stu Downes, Digital Workplace Transformation Offerings Director,Capgemini
Dr. Kristof Kloeckner, Retired IBM General Manager and CTO
Leonard Lee, Managing Director, neXt Curve
Jeffrey Schmitz, SVP & CMO,Zebra Technology
Brenda Boehm, Interim Chief Innovation Security Officer, Board Advisor,Amazech Solutions
Stephen Douglas, Head of 5G Practice, Spirent Communications
Mac Devine, IBM Fellow & Member of IoT Community Advisory Board
Wayne Irwin, Vice President, Operations, Global Customer Unit, Emerging Business, Ericsson
Bill Mortimer, Chairman of IoT Community Advisory Board
The full list of speakers can be viewed here – https://iotslam.com/iot-slam-x-speakers/
IoT Slam X, features exclusive end-user focused program and luminary thought leaders, academics and legends from the IoT ecosystem and members of the IoT Community. The event will present crucial learnings and inspirational ideas around future trends and challenges across industrial, enterprise and public sector / government IoT, exploring the opportunities 5G, Edge, AI, enable in smart buildings, cities, societies and the connected home / office, healthcare and life sciences, autonomous vehicles and omni-channel retail.
“We are very pleased to deliver an event that features real-world industry use cases and meaningful takeaways that will provide actionable insights on key industry themes. Being able to have real-time or on-demand access to thought leaders and top industry experts from a broad industry spectrum makes the IoT Slam X a truly special event.” Nancy Shemwell, COO and IoT Community Advisory Board Member.
The full IoT Slam X Conference program, topics, themes, and list of speakers can be viewed at: https://iotslam.com/iot-slam-x-agenda/
David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community said, “We are thrilled to unveil another exclusive and world class line-up of IoT thought leaders and practitioners at the IoT Slam X Virtual Conference. I invite members, partners, and anyone who wants to engage to join us for free at this fascinating virtual event on December 11th, to see out the year and decade in style, where they could gain a fresh perspective on real-world industry best practice.”
“We are pleased to announce another first-class agenda for the tenth in the series of exclusive IoT Slam conferences.” said Bill Mortimer, IoT Community Advisory Board Chairman. “We are very pleased to deliver an event that features real-world industry use cases and meaningful takeaways that will provide actionable insights on key industry themes.”
1,000+ attendees from around the globe will tune in real-time, with tens of thousands of views from post event archives, represents the most innovative and instrumental minds across technology, consumer, enterprise and government, brand executives, technology leaders and top media will unite for the 10th occasion.
IoT practitioners seeking to register now for free should visit: https://iotslam.com/register/
About IoT Slam X™
The IoT Slam X is the Internet of Things Community’s tenth international conference, covering a horizontal industry perspective, across the entire spectrum of IoT. The IoT Day Slam takes place on December 11th, 2019 virtually in the cloud. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Slam delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology – (SLAM)™.
About IoT Community® – (Internet of Things Community®)
The IoT Community is the world’s largest CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 23,000+ members. The function is to focus on adoption and application of IoT in commercial environments, seeking to contribute applying technology or overcoming the variety of barriers, inhibitors, and technical and operational issues. For more information about IoT Community, visit www.iotcommunity.net. (please note the dot net domain)
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