BARCELONA 16-18 OCTOBER 2018
CO-LOCATED EVENTS: LOGO-blockchain-solutions-worldai-cognitive-systems-forum

The aim of these workshops is to bring the necessary tools and insights to optimize the business transformation that new technologies entail for industries. Participants will receive an official certificate from the IoT Solutions World Congress and the Industrial Internet Consortium.

GENERAL INFO:

DATE & TIME: Monday, 15 October, 2018 @ 1pm-5pm
LOCATION: Fira Barcelona (Gran Via Venue)
PRICE:
395€ (A pass to the event is required)

workshop 1: deciphering ai

LOCATION: ROOM 1.1 (CC1)

TOPIC:

AI Overview

FORMAT:

Individual speakers followed by a panel of all speakers combined for discussion and Q&A 

DESCRIPTION:

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been touted as a key enabler set to transform business in ways we have not seen since the Industrial Revolution; fundamentally reinventing how businesses run, compete and thrive.The goal of this session is to help you decipher AI: from what it is, to where it has been successfully used and made a significant impact, how to get started, and what the key concerns and challenges in deploying AI.

SPEAKERS:

Edy liongosari, Chief Research Scientist (Accenture Labs)
Wael William Diab, Business and Technology Strategist (Huawei)

WORKSHOP 2: ENABLING THE IOT STARTUPS - TECHNOLOGY & BUSINESS FOUNDATIONS

LOCATION: ROOM 1.4 (CC1)

TOPIC:

Enabling IoT Start Up Session

FORMAT:

PART A: Each startup makes a 8-10 min pitch to explain what IoT problem/challenge they are trying to solve and what gaps they have in their efforts. E.g. Need for low power sensor provider to help complete the solution.

PART B: Established Technology providers will present their solutions and any innovation programs that are directed towards startup companies. E.g. innovation hubs

PART C: Venture Capital companies or the Venture arm of the large companies (e.g. GE Ventures) will provide an overview of programs available for IoT startups

PART D: Overall wrap up by Workshop Moderator

DESCRIPTION:

The success of Industrial IoT depends on the collaboration of the ecosystem. In this session, IoT startups will showcase the challenges they are tackling, established IoT technology and solution providers will provide an overview of their offerings, and the Venture side of these companies will explain what they look for in IoT startups and how best to work with them.  The goal is to allow discovery of avenues for collaborations with IoT startups.

SPEAKERS:

Co-Moderators:
Allen Billings, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, (Kinetic Growth)
Shyam Nath, Director/Enterprise Cloud Architect, (Oracle)

Panelists:
Martin Thunman, Co-Founder & CEO, (Crosser)
William Behn, President & Chief Sales Officer, (Tosibox)
Guillermo Renancio Artal, Director of IoT, (IEyT)
Ricardo Santos, Co-Founder & CEO, (Heptasense)

WORKSHOP 3: digital twin/closed loop plm

LOCATION: ROOM 5.3 (CC5)

TOPIC:

From the Factory to the Field: Digital Twin/Thread and Closing the Loop from PLM to Smart Device

FORMAT:

TBD 

DESCRIPTION:

Join this workshop to learn about the evolution of the Digital Twin Concept through a new approach called Closed Loop PLM: Connecting in-factory CAD and PLM/ALM/SLM systems through an IoT Platform to Smart Devices deployed in the field, where AR/VR techniques are applied. This includes OTA updates, product patches from the factory to devices, and information from the devices back to the factory for production-line-ready modifications.

SPEAKERS:

Calvin Smith, Director & Head of IoT Partner Engineering (Wipro)
Helena Lisachuck, Director IOT Global Lead (Deloitte)