Mobile IoT Summit: The 5G Era – MWC20 Barcelona

Start: Sunday 23 February 2020 12:00 pm

End: Sunday 23 February 2020 6:15 pm

Venue: Hesperia Barcelona Tower Hotel

Location: Avinguda de la Granvia, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat Barcelona, 08907 Spain

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Top-tier mobile operators and leading global industry experts will gather at the 10th Mobile IoT Summit to discuss 5G-IoT use cases, Mobile IoT and Beyond Connectivity solutions such as Big Data, Distributed Ledgers and Edge Computing. Discover how these new technological developments are driving growth across a number of sectors.

Join the 10th Mobile IoT Summit at MWC20 Barcelona to hear:

  • How operators are incorporating Mobile IoT into new 5G solutions
  • What the future of 5G will mean for the Internet of Things
  • How IoT solutions beyond connectivity are transforming business and industries
  • Why partnering in the wider ecosystem is central to success in the IoT

Check out the 8th Mobile IoT Summit at MWC19.

The Mobile IoT Summit is free to attend, but you need to register in advance. Seats are limited so we encourage you to register early.

Platinum Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Altair

GSMA Associate Member

Altair is a global technology company that provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of product development, high performance computing (HPC) and data intelligence.

Polte

Analyst Partner

GSMA Intelligence

GSMA Intelligence is the definitive source of mobile operator data, analysis and forecasts, delivering the most accurate and complete set of industry metrics available. Relied on by a customer base of over 800 of the world's leading mobile operators, device vendors, equipment manufacturers and financial and consultancy firms, the data set is the most scrutinised in the industry. With over 26 million individual data points (updated daily), the service provides coverage of the performance of all 1,400+ operators and 1,200+ MVNOs across 4,400+ networks, 65 groups and 237 countries and territories worldwide.

Summit: 10th Mobile IoT Summit – The 5G Era
Time Agenda
12:00 – 13:00 Welcome Lunch & IoT Demo Exhibition
13:00 – 13:05 Welcome & Introduction
13:05 – 13:20 Mobile IoT in the 5G Era
13:20 – 13:55 Keynote Presentations
13:55 – 14:35 Mobile IoT – Business Opportunity & Maximising Value in the 5G Era
14:35 – 14:55 Mobile IoT – Customer Solutions & Experience in Market (i)
14:55 – 15:20 Refreshment Break & IoT Demo Exhibition
15:20 – 16:00 Mobile IoT – Customer Solutions & Experience in Market (ii)
16:00 – 17:00 Future of Mobile IoT in the 5G Era – Operator Panel
17:00 – 17:15 Q&A Wrap Up
17:15 – 18:15 Networking Reception & IoT Demo Exhibition

Expert Speakers

Amaia White

Programme Manager, Mobile IoT, GSMA

Amaia White

Amaia is the Senior Project Manager for the GSMA’s Mobile IoT Initiative, which is supporting the industry in delivering commercial LPWA solutions in licensed spectrum (Mobile IoT). Leading a team of project managers, she runs and coordinates the delivery of numerous projects and industry engagement activities within the initiative that are aimed at accelerating the commercial availability of new solutions and the accelerated growth of the wider ecosystem. Prior to this Amaia has managed a number of projects both within Mobile IoT, and the Technology and Programme Services teams at the GSMA. She holds a BA in Linguistics from Leeds University and is a Prince2 qualified Project Manager.

Avishay Shraga

Head of Security Technologies , Altair Semiconductor

Avishay Shraga

Avishay is a visionary security tech professional, who masters new technologies quickly and drives them forward into pragmatic solutions. As Head of Security Technologies, he is responsible for Altair’s strategic security initiatives. Avishay set up Altair’s Security Group and plays a key role in the development of the world’s first integrated SIM (iUICC) for IoT. He brings over 20 years of experience in delivering cutting-edge technologies in the areas of security and communication.

Avishay has held senior positions at Intel and Qualcomm, driving novel technologies into the market and creating new eco-systems.

Daniel Daoura

Founder & CEO, Pebblebee

Daniel Daoura

Daoura is Founder & CEO at Pebblebee, a leading consumer/enterprise product tracking company. With more than a decade in the electronic communications industry, Daoura founded numerous successful startups as well as working in engineering divisions for Boeing and AT&T. He holds 20 patents with another 25 patents pending.
Daoura holds a Master of Business Administration from Seattle University and a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in electrical engineering and mathematics from University of Washington.

Ed Chao

CEO, Polte

Ed Chao

Chao serves as Polte’s CEO and brings over 26 years of executive leadership experience in the global wireless industry to help position Polte as the premier geolocation technology provider for IoT and mobile devices.

In his former role as a senior technology executive at MetroPCS, Chao established the company as the leader in bringing affordable, unlimited wireless to the U.S. He played a key role in the merger of the company with T-Mobile U.S. As an executive at Lucent Technologies, Chao helped establish the company’s leadership in building the mobile internet by bringing 2G and 3G wireless network solutions to operators globally.

Chao also served with the US Digital Service at the White House leading top digital talent from the industry to transform the user experience of citizenship and immigration services.

Chao holds a Master of Business Administration from Columbia University, a Master of Science in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech, and a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from Rutgers University. He is a co-inventor of three patents.

George Elissaios

Director/GM Compute Services, Amazon Web Services

George Elissaios

George is responsible for the product and engineering teams involved in AWS edge computing initiatives including the latest, AWS Wavelength, which is designed to bring AWS services to the edge of 5G networks and minimize latency for mobile applications. He previously led teams in EC2 and Lightsail at AWS as well as performing quantitative data analysis for BNP Paribas. George has a PhD focusing on Signal Processing and Telecommunications from the Imperial College London as well as an MBA from the London School of Business.

Graham Trickey

Head of IoT, GSMA

Graham Trickey

Graham Trickey is Head of the Internet of Things Programme at the GSMA. He works closely with network operators and the mobile ecosystem to help accelerate the delivery of compelling and secure IoT solutions. He oversees a number of industry focused initiatives designed to support the growth of the IoT.

Graham has worked at the GSMA for 14 years. He previously led the GSMA’s Future Networks Programme that aims to create global IP based services, such as VoLTE and RCS, and assist with the evaluation and adoption of interconnected operator IP services. Prior to that he led the GSMA’s Open Network Enabler API (OneAPI) project, that defines a commonly supported set of lightweight and Web friendly APIs, enabling mobile and other network operators to expose useful network information and capabilities to web application developers.

Before joining the GSMA in 2001, Graham worked at Motorola for eight years as Director of End-to-End Solutions. He has also worked for major names like Inmos, ST Microelectronics, Texas Instruments and Intel.

Magnus Leonhardt

Director, Head of Strategy & Business Development B2B, Telia Sweden

Magnus Leonhardt

As strategy and innovations director, Magnus drives the long-term ambition, challenges the line of business, secures thought leadership and strategic proof points with customer driven innovation – leveraging Telia Company overall strategic direction.

Magnus has soon worked 3 decades within telco and IT industries with more then 20 years within Ericsson through the 90s and 00s and now the last 9 years at Telia. During this time, with the establishment of global mobile industry as a foundation, he focused on Enterprise communications solutions from one manned business to public and global organizations driving business development and strategic directions for Ericsson and Telia.

“-My absolute strength is my curiosity for what technology and new thinking can do for value creation, along with continuous challenge of status quo – especially cross large organizations”

The most recent achievements are developing 5G strategies and ecosystems implementing 5GPP programs for industries, public sector and academy cross Sweden. A new way of thinking for value creation – especially for a telco!

Marie Hogan

Head of Broadband and IoT Business Area Networks, Ericsson

Marie Hogan

Marie Hogan is in charge of strategic product management of the Mobile Broadband and IoT areas of 4G and 5G Radio Access Networks at Ericsson. Her main responsibilities include driving the evolution of 4G radio access solutions to meet the continued demands on existing LTE networks and the early deployment and optimization of 5G radio access solutions. One of Marie’s main focus areas is to enable new use cases by driving the evolution of the Cellular IoT across the Massive IoT, Broadband IoT and Critical IoT technology segments.

She has worked in many areas within Ericsson from product development to product management spanning 3G, 4G and 5G technologies. Marie has worked with both radio and core network solutions as well as transport, synchronization and security solutions. She holds an M.Sc. in Technology Management and a degree in Electronic Engineering.

Nigel Chadwick

GM/VP Connectivity, Arm

Nigel Chadwick

Specialist in connectivity management platforms for IoT and cellular, satellite and low power radio networks, Nigel runs the IoT connectivity business within Arm. Previous entrepreneur of the year and founder of Stream Technologies, he has a passion for all things entrepreneurial, innovation and wireless technologies. He now applies this passion to helping enterprises, MNOs and device manufactures capture the potential of IoT.

Phil Skipper

Head of IoT strategy and M&A, Vodafone

Phil Skipper

Phil joined Vodafone in 2013 having amassed a wealth of experience across a broad range of industries including defence, FMCG, manufacturing and media.
A long-term exponent of telemetry, M2M and IoT and having worked within many of the world’s leading enterprises including Siemens, Landis & Gyr and Mars in the US, UK, Switzerland and New Zealand, Phil brings a highly strategic view of this rapidly changing and evolving market.

“IoT is central to the current wave of digitisation and as Head of Strategy there are few other markets where there is so much opportunity to drive value for our customers. The potential for IoT to revolutionise the way we do business but also to have a positive social impact is a really exciting prospect and I am particularly excited to play a key role in driving this future direction”

Qin Liang

CMO of Huawei Wireless Network Product Line LTE Domain, Huawei

Qin Liang

Rami Avidan

Senior Vice President, IoT, Deutsche Telekom

Rami Avidan

Rami Avidan is responsible for the IoT business at Deutsche Telekom. In his former positions Rami worked several years as CEO for international working IT companies. With his profound knowledge of the IT sector in leadership positions, he established and shaped the Internet of Things from the very beginning.

Sylwia Kechiche

Principal Analyst, IoT, GSMA Intelligence

Sylwia Kechiche

As the principal IoT analyst in GSMA Intelligence, Sylwia leads the IoT product development. Her responsibilities range from sizing the IoT opportunity, including the role of operators, to researching and analysing IoT technologies, applications and business models. Sylwia has also moderated and presented at a number of conferences. Sylwia previously worked in telecommunications, media and technology with Pyramid Research.

Toru Maruta

Administrative Officer & Head of Product Management, KDDI Corporation

Toru Maruta

Toru is the Head of Product Management of Solution Business Planning Division at KDDI. He leads the product management of enterprise customers for 5G/IoT services, fixed and mobile network services, and cloud services including edge computing services. His responsibility is to deliver new products and manage existing products for all enterprise customers of KDDI group. His goal is to help customers achieve digital transformation in their line of business, together with partners and solution providers.

Toru has served more than 25 years in the telecommunications field, and has a strong background in Internet, Content Delivery Network (CDN), Software Defined Network (SDN), and Cloud.

Toru graduated from MIT with an S.M. degree in computer science and from Tokyo University with a M. Eng. degree in electronic engineering.


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IoT Exhibition

Lead Partner Other Partners Demonstration Technology
How the integrated SIM is inspiring businesses to think again – made possible by Altair Semiconductor, ARM, MuRata and Vodafone
iSIM
LTE-M
NB-IoT

Securing the future of air cargo transportation with SIGNiT
SIGNiT ensures unprecedented use of secure SIM connectivity and blockchain-powered cryptography enabling 100% end-to-end security and integrity of the sensor data. In summary, 1. Data cannot be changed, 2. Proof of origin is recorded, 3. Proof of time is recorded, 4. No data package has been deleted, 5. No data package has been duplicated. Lufthansa Industry Solutions’ Damage Detection Sensor offers Detection-as-a-Service (DaaS), so companies can track damage where it occurred, and use that data to optimize their supply chain and prevent such damage in the future.
5G
Big Data Analytics
Blockchain
eSIM
LTE-M
NB-IoT
NB-IoT for Improved Living
NB-IoT is improving our living standards by unleashing the potential in connected devices: smart water and gas meters, smart door locks, NB-IoT smoke detectors, white goods, street lights, smart parking, connected cows… NB-IoT will continue to serve in 5G era.
NB-IoT
Home Sweet Safe Mobile Home
Mobile IoT battery-powered home security device packed with sensors and respecting privacy
eSIM
LTE-M
NB-IoT
GSMA Mobile IoT Innovators
Backed by over 90 of the leading global mobile operators and vendors, and uniting over 2600 members from more than 1700 companies, the GSMA Mobile IoT Innovators are the voice of a vibrant and fast-growing ecosystem.
LTE-M
NB-IoT

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