Jacob Coker

Digital Twins Strategy Lead | Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy London, United Kingdom
Jacob Coker


Currently leading UK Government's strategy on the convergence of cyber-physical systems including digital twins, IoT, AI, AR/VR and Robotics & Autonomous Systems, Jacob is experienced in public sector technology and innovation, both in strategy and procurement. Jacob has worked across UK Government including BEIS, MoD, DWP and MoJ, as well as in Thales's Innovation Hub.


Parallel Session | IOT Solutions World Congress Connected Transportation Digital Twin

UK: Enabling a National Cyber-Physical Infrastructure to Catalyse Innovation

Jacob Coker
Jacob Coker Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Digital Twins Strategy Lead Speaker
Simon Hart
Simon Hart Innovate UK Head of Digital Twins Speaker

#AI, #Digital Twin, #Industry 4.0, #Net Zero, #Robotics, #Smart Energy Grid

01-02-2023 14:00 01-02-2023 14:30 Europe/Madrid UK: Enabling a National Cyber-Physical Infrastructure to Catalyse Innovation

The UK Government will set out their vision and next steps to enabling a Cyber-Physical Infrastructure - the collective capability that increasingly interconnected cyber-physical systems including Digital Twins, IoT, AR/VR, and Robotics & Autonomous Systems, powered by AI, HPC and advance networks will realise. Their work builds upon the findings of a government consultation during 2022 and will highlight UK Government's priority areas for public and private collaboration and co-creation in realising the innovation and resilience benefits of these increasingly federated systems.

Room 2
Wed 1 14:00h - 14:30h Room 2

Pedro Mier

Pedro Mier holds a degree in Telecommunications Engineer ing from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, MBA from ESADE and PADE from IESE. He is currently President of AMETIC (Association of Electronics, Information Technology and Telecommunications Companies of Spain), Shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of TRYO Aerospace & Electronics, Board Member of the Premo Group and Committee of CTTC. member of Space Angels Network and Member of the Sc ientific Advisory