IoT WebTalk: Reaching New Heights – The Future Role of Mobile Networks in Aviation and Drones

IoT WebTalk: Reaching New Heights – The Future Role of Mobile Networks in Aviation and Drones

Start: Tuesday 15 December 2020 15:00

End: Tuesday 15 December 2020 16:00

Venue: Online

In the latest GSMA IoT WebTalk, senior industry speakers will outline their vision for the future of aviation and drones. We will first look at emerging drone use cases and what the benefits are. Then we will explore how mobile connectivity helps support these.

Join this webinar to:

•    Discover emerging new use cases for mobile-enabled drones
•    Learn about the significant role of the mobile industry
•    Find out how MNOs will work with key aviation and drone partners

The IoT WebTalk will include a panel session, where you will have the opportunity to submit your questions to the experts.

Speakers

Hendrik Bödecker

Founder and CFO, DRONEII

Hendrik Bödecker

Hendrik is an expert in aviation law and UAV with over 10 years of experience in the field. At Lufthansa Technik he was the single point of contact to Civil Aviation Authorities (CAA) of Germany, Middle East and Asia. He used this experience to form the backbone of regulatory expertise at Drone Industry Insights. Not only has he built up a portfolio in assisting clients in regulatory matters, but he also authors DRONEII’s yearly drone investment report.

Andreas Perotti

Chief Marketing Officer, Europe, EHang

Andreas Perotti

Andreas Perotti is Chief Marketing Officer, Europe for EHang. The Nasdaq listed company is the world’s leading autonomous aerial vehicle (AAV) technology platform company. EHang provides customers in various industries with AAV products and commercial solutions: air mobility, including passenger transportation and logistics, smart city management, and aerial media solutions. Andreas has over a decade of extensive international marketing and communications experience with senior marketing roles in the aerospace industry, government and telecom sectors, including the European Parliament, Telekom Austria Group or FACC. For more information, please visit www.ehang.com.

Daan van Dijk

Innovation Consultant, KPN

Daan van Dijk

Daan van Dijk (28 years – Rotterdam, The Netherlands) started his career with KPN in 2017 after finishing his master in Innovation Management at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. He works within KPN’s innovation department and pays specific attention to drones and aviation.

Jef Geudens

Head of Technology and Flight Ops, Skyports

Jef Geudens

Jef is Head of Deliveries at Skyports. As the technical lead for the Drone Services side of the business, Jef works together with drone manufacturers and systems suppliers to enable the BVLOS capabilities for the Skyports fleet while making sure that the aircraft also adhere to the Skyports aircraft safety requirements. At Skyports, Jef developed the company’s BVLOS Concept Of Operations which lead to Skyports becoming the first drone service provider to conduct hospital-to-hospital drone deliveries in the UK earlier this year. Jef has a background in Aerospace Engineering and worked as an aviation management consultant before joining Skyports.

Barbara Pareglio

Senior Director, IoT Technology, GSMA

Barbara Pareglio

Barbara has over 20 years of experience in the mobile industry. She has been part of the GSMA Internet of Things Programme since 2014, working on several aspects of the IoT such as the development of the Mobile IoT Technologies (LTE-M, NB-IoT), GSMA IoT Security Guidelines, GSMA Drone Interest Group and looking at a variety of emerging technologies, like machine learning/AI and edge computing, for helping the mobile industry to create trusted solutions for the IoT. Before joining the GSMA Barbara worked in R&D in several areas of telecommunications, including Intelligent Networks, IMS, Service Enabling and M2M/IoT. She also participate in and actively contributed to several standards.

The GSMA Internet of Things Programme help operators to fully realise the opportunity in the IoT, operators must deliver secure IoT networks as well as scalable value added data services for the world’s industry and machines beyond connectivity. This is to be achieved by industry collaboration, appropriate regulation, optimising networks as well as developing key enablers to support the growth of IoT.

Register

The webinar has ended. To receive a recording please contact us on drones@gsma.com.