Webinar: How Mobile, IoT and Big Data are Scaling Smart Agriculture

Start: Saturday 27 January 2018 1:00 pm

End: Saturday 27 January 2018 2:00 pm

The mobile industry plays a key role in connecting IoT sensors and bringing different sources of data together. A new generation of IoT services is being created by utilising rich data sets from mobile operators and other relevant sources, helping the market to scale.

A key example of how this works today is the development of smart agriculture. Join us for this webinar on connected agriculture in practice. Mobile operators and key industry partners will present their solutions, achievements and future plans in this area. There will also be an opportunity for Q&A.

This hour-long webinar will take place at 1pm GMT / 8am ET / 5am PT

This webinar has now finished. You can access it on-demand here


Featured Speakers:

Stewart Collis



Do Kyoung (Denny) Kim
Senior Researcher
Korea Telecom

Denny Kim is a senior researcher from Korea Telecom (KT) specialising in web application technology, mobile broadband technology, and IoT and big data technology. His experience includes GSMA global IoT data standardization, KT mobile internet service development and KT convergence technology development.

Prof. John Crawford
Science Director
Rothamsted Research
Prof. John Crawford is a Science Director at Rothamsted Research and Academic Champion for the UK Government’s Industry Strategy Challenge “Transforming Agriculture” programme. John has more than 15 years’ experience in contributing to the strategic direction of UK science funding, with a major contribution in developing approaches to fostering collaborations across the life & physical sciences interface.

Christopher Pope
Senior Data Scientist
Christopher Pope is senior data scientist at the Smart Agriculture area in Telefonica R&D Chile. In 2015 he joined Telefonica R&D Chile leading the development of machine learning algorithms for smart agriculture products. He has presented two patents in precision agriculture area; one regarding irrigation recommendations and the other moth detection using deep learning for image analysis.

Aruna Srinivasan
Executive Director
Aruna Srinivasan is the Executive Director for Industry Engagement for GSMA’s Internet of Things Programme.  Ms. Srinivasan leads the Smart Cities and IoT Big Data initiatives, working together with mobile operators and ecosystem partners to develop new technology enablers and drive market development and adoption in these areas.  Ms. Srinivasan has over 15 years of strategy, technology and programme delivery experience with GSMA, Third Horizon Consulting, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Australia Gas Lighting and Arthur Andersen Consulting.