GSMA IoT Webinar Series: SIM-ply Secure – Leveraging the SIM to Create a Trusted IoT

GSMA IoT Webinar Series: SIM-ply Secure – Leveraging the SIM to Create a Trusted IoT

Start: Wednesday 23 January 2019 15:00

End: Wednesday 23 January 2019 16:00

The SIM is the only common component across all types of cellular IoT devices, providing a trusted and standardised foundation for the Internet of Things. Being hardware security certified, the SIM offers a robust layer of security to any cellular connected device or solution.

Join leading industry experts as they discuss the latest developments in IoT security and find out how IoT companies can leverage the capabilities of the SIM to enhance the security of their connected devices and solutions.

This webinar will be broadcast at 10am ET / 3PM GMT


Antonio Delgado, Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Antonio is passionate about technology, security and digital transformation. He has been helping clients in positions such as Systems Director, CTO, or Senior Solutions Architect for more than 20 years ranging from telecom to pure play internet companies. The last 8 years he has been focusing at Amazon on helping customers making the best out of the AWS platform.


Senthil Ramakrishnan, Lead Member of Technical Staff, AT&T

Senthil Ramakrishnan serves as Lead Member of Technical Staff in AT&T’s Internet of Things organization. In this role, he is the IoT lead for security for all AT&T IoT products.
He leads the technical design and deployment of IoT Security solutions on the AT&T network primarily for the connected car, smart cities, industrial and manufacturing verticals. He has led the implementation of several connected IoT security solutions for AT&T and has worked with OEMs from across the globe. In addition to IoT security, Senthil also has responsibility for Connected Car and Smart City architecture. He has led the deployment of over 25 Connected Car OEMs globally. Senthil has also led Smart City deployments for Miami-Dade County and the City of San Diego. He joined AT&T in 2012 from Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT) where he was a Senior Hardware Engineer working on the Snapdragon chipsets.
Senthil has received his undergraduate degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the University of Madras in India. He then received his master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Ohio State University.


Remy Cricco, Chairman of the Board, SIMalliance

Remy Cricco has been with IDEMIA since 2006. Within his current role as Director of Technical Marketing and Standardization, Telecom, Remy actively contributes to the definition of the product and service strategy, understanding the technology trends and movements of the telecom ecosystem to build a matching portfolio.

Prior to this, Remy headed the Business Line for Embedded Products and Solutions, bringing flexible connectivity and secure IoT services to mobile network operators, service providers and OEMs.

Before joining IDEMIA, Remy held various Technical and Business positions across the Telecom and Semiconductor industries, including roles at key players such as ST Microelectronics, GFI, Gemplus (now Gemalto) and Atmel (Now Microchip). Remy holds an engineering degree in software and electronics from Polytech Marseille, France (1997).


Miguel Ángel Recio, IoT Security Product Manager, ElevenPaths and Telefónica

Miguel Ángel has more than 20 years of experience in Telco and IT business. Internet of Things (IoT) specialist, supported complex solution projects for public and private sectors in international ICT projects. Currently, Miguel Ángel is member of the IoT Security lab, a Telefónica initiative aiming at developing and delivering a compelling end to end value proposition in IoT Security; combining Telefónica´s core assets and capabilities, in-house products and partners’ products.

Miguel Ángel holds a Master of Science in Telecommunication Engineering and a Executive Master in Business Administration. He is an Associate Professor of “Master in Internet of Things” at University of Alcalá.


Ian Smith, IoT Security Lead, GSMA

Ian is a technologist working for the GSMA, which represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, uniting nearly 800 operators with more than 300 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem, and produces industry-leading events such as Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
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.