GSMA IoT at Smart IoT London

GSMA IoT at Smart IoT London

Start: Tuesday 12 March 2019

End: Wednesday 13 March 2019

Venue: Excel London

Location: Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway London, E16 1XL United Kingdom

Smart IoT 2019 will play host to hundreds of the market’s leading IoT and emerging technology suppliers. Over 100 IoT experts will present in a conference programme of over 800 speakers. Topics include: device and network security, future of connectivity, interoperability, standards, regulation, edge & fog computing and data protection.

Join the GSMA Internet of Things Programme at Smart IoT London to learn about latest developments, forecasts and use cases for Mobile IoT, as well as IoT security best practices and assessment frameworks.

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Proving You Are Secure in the Age of IoT
Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | 10:55 – 11:20
Security of Things Theatre

This session will explain how the world’s leading mobile operators are using the GSMA’s IoT security guidelines and assessment processes to deliver trusted IoT products and services to their partners and customers. The presentation will explain the commercial benefits that GSMA members are realising from following industry best practices, plus the challenges they had to overcome to implement new processes to address IoT security concerns.


Are you IoT Cyber Ready (Panel discussion)
Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | 11:55 – 12:25
Security of Things Theatre

This panel will draw on case study examples sharing the vulnerabilities in IoT – devices, networks and connections. And take the lessons learnt and see how they could be applied in organisations moving into IoT.


The Security Challenge for Smart Cities (Panel discussion)
Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | 14:20 – 14:50
Shared Cities Showcase

From cars, buildings, sensors and devices we are increasingly connected. Yet the security of these is regularly challenged and vulnerabilities are exposed. With the proliferation of connectivity, how can municipalities keep up with the security demands? What are the true consequences of failure and how can other emerging technologies help to secure Smart Cities?


Mobile IoT – Going Global
Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | 13:30 – 13:50
Transformation in Industry Theatre

This session will cover recent developments in the Mobile IoT industry, including number of network deployments globally, use cases, market forecasts and case studies.

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Ian Smith, IoT Security Lead, GSMA

Ian is currently leading the GSMA’s IoT Security project which has recently published a comprehensive set of IoT Security Guidelines. Prior to this Ian led the delivery of the GSMA IoT Connection Efficiency Guidelines and the GSMA Embedded SIM Specifications.
Before joining the GSMA, Ian has held senior technical positions within network operators including Hutchison and Orange where he oversaw the design and development of the first commercial 3G handsets and SIM cards.
Ian holds a B.Eng. with joint honours in Electronic Engineering and Computer Science from Aston University, UK.


Sylwia Kechiche, Principal Analyst, IoT, GSMA

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.