GSMA IoT at GSMA Thrive North America

GSMA IoT at GSMA Thrive North America

Start: Tuesday 27 October 2020 09:00

End: Thursday 29 October 2020 16:30

Venue: Online

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Data and Disruption in the 5G Era

GSMA Thrive North America is a virtual event platform brought to you by the people behind MWC. Join us as we explore the potential of data in the realms of 5G, AI, IoT and in the future of disruptive innovation and experience:

  • Conferences sessions from GSMA, CTIA and industry partners
  • Video Shorts and Video-on-Demand
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Roundtables
  • Virtual Exhibition

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Amazon Web Services

IoT Theme Sponsor

Telit

5G Mobility Summit Sponsor

Amazon Web Services

IoT Event Agenda

Time
(Pacific Daylight Time PDT: GMT-7)
Session
Tuesday 27 October
09:00 – 10:00 Keynote: Opening
12:00 – 12:30 Virtual Networking Roundtables
Shorts Released
14:00 – 15:00 5G Logistics, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Summit
15:15 – 16:15 5G Mobility Summit
15:30 – 16:30 Virtual Networking Roundtables
Wednesday 28 October
12:15 – 13:15 IoT Theme Session
13:00 – 13:45 Virtual Networking Roundtables
Shorts Released
13:45 – 14:45 ‘The Year of the Massive IoT Revolution’ by Telit
15:30 – 16:30 Virtual Networking Roundtables
Thursday 29 October
12:30 – 13:30 Virtual Networking Roundtables
Shorts Released
15:30 – 16:30 Virtual Networking Roundtables

For full event agenda, please visit: https://www.gsmathrive.com/northamerica/agenda/

Speakers

Alan Minney

Global Lead Strategic Ventures & Partnerships - Industrials Business Development, Ericsson

Alan Minney

Chris Penrose

SVP Portfolio Integration & Partner Solutions, AT&T

Chris Penrose

Dennis Kish

COO, Taoglas

Dennis Kish

Henrik Kenani Dahlgren

Head of IoT Ecosystem & Partnerships at Business Unit Technology and Emerging Business, Ericsson

Henrik Kenani Dahlgren

Jeff Clemow

Vice President Strategic and Channel Sales NA, Telit

Jeff Clemow

Jeff Miller

Interim CEO & Chief Commercial Officer, Synchronoss

Jeff Miller

Jim Kilmer

Group VP, Manufacturing, Automotive, Energy & Utility Vertical, Verizon

Jim Kilmer

John Keever

CTO, Telit IoT Platforms Business Unit, Telit

John Keever

Mark Thirman

CEO & Chair, dotIoT LLC & MIT Connected Things Conference

Mark Thirman

Mike Calabrese

SVP Americas, Nokia

Mike Calabrese

Nisarg Modi

Head of WW Business Development, Connected & Autonomous Vehicle, Amazon Web Services

Nisarg Modi

Sameer Vuyyuru

Director, Global Business Development, Telecom, Amazon Web Services

Sameer Vuyyuru

Sanjeet Pandit

Senior Director & Head of Global Smart Cities, Qualcomm

Sanjeet Pandit

Spencer Rosen

Vice President of Global Business Development, Savari Inc.

Spencer Rosen

Umer Chaudhary

Principal Partner Development 5G, Telco, Amazon Web Services

Umer Chaudhary

Aruna Srinivasan

Executive Director, IoT, GSMA

Aruna Srinivasan

Aruna Srinivasan is the Executive Director of IoT Capabilities at the GSMA. Ms. Srinivasan directs the IoT Big Data, Edge Computing and 5G IoT Manufacturing initiatives, working with mobile operators and ecosystem partners to develop new technology enablers and drive market adoption. Ms. Srinivasan has over 18 years of strategy, technology and programme delivery experience with the GSMA, Third Horizon Consulting, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Australia Gas Lighting and Arthur Andersen Consulting. She holds Bachelor of Software Engineering and Master of Commerce degrees from the University of New South Wales, Australia.

Dr Shane Rooney

Executive Director IoT Networks, GSMA

Dr Shane Rooney

Shane Rooney is an Executive Director at the GSMA on the IoT Programme, bringing together strategies and synergies across the M2M verticals and the wider IoT ecosystems. Shane had previously led the GSMA’s initiative in developing mobile solutions in Smart Cities and collaborating with cities like Barcelona, Dubai and Shanghai. His team has developed a wider range of Smart City Indicators, Case Studies and Business Cases demonstrating the importance of mobile technology. His team also have developed enablers in IoT Security and embedded SIM. He has led the launch of the Cellular LPWA Networks Technology (LTE-M and NB-IoT) initiative globally and is now promoting Cellular V2X technology. Previously he has been a Group Vice President with Etisalat, developing solutions for Energy, Security and Transport IoT solutions for Middle East, Africa and Asia. Before that he has worked with other Mobile Operators, Vodafone, Hutchison and 3 UK as well as launching and divesting of his own M2M company. Shane pioneered early telematics and connected car solutions for Ford Motor Company in the USA and Europe. He has extensive Global experience. He holds a PhD in Communications Systems specialising in Location Based Services and studied Business Marketing at IMD Switzerland.

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.

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Resources

IoT Beyond Connectivity Case Study: TELUS’ Vehicle Tracking Improves Urban Life

Document

Wednesday 27 May 2020 | Asset Tracking | Automotive & Mobility | Internet of Things – general | LTE-M | MIoT Technology | MIoT Technology LTE-M | North America | Resources | Telematics |

TELUS' End-to-end IoT solution is helping Canadian cities deliver services faster and more efficiently

IoT Beyond Connectivity Case Study by Telefónica: Improving Urban Life In Argentina

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Friday 20 Mar 2020 | Internet of Things – general | North America | Resources | Smart Cities | Smart Cities Resources |

Seeking to transform itself into a smart city, San Nicolas de los Arroyos, in the Buenos Aires district of Argentina, has deployed IoT solutions from Telefónica to enhance the quality of life of its inhabitants and the urban environment.

CES 2020: IoT Shines; 5G and Content Disappoint

Document

Friday 17 Jan 2020 | North America | Resources |

[GSMA Intelligence] CES has slowly but steadily evolved from a consumer electronics show into a wider technology event, showcasing a range of new products and services for smart homes, connected cars, enterprise applications and digital entertainment...

Presentation Decks: Mobile IoT Breakfast Briefing at CES2020

Presentations

Tuesday 14 Jan 2020 | Both Technologies | MIoT Technology | North America | Resources |

There has been a huge amount of hype about 5G and the opportunities it will create – but what will it mean for the mobile industry and the Internet of Things? Leading IoT operators have continued to launch new services such as low power wide area (LPWA)...

Connected Honeybees on Mobile IoT for the Sustainable World – NimbeLink

Video

Tuesday 26 Mar 2019 | Europe | LTE-M | MIoT Technology | North America | Resources |

David Houghton, GM of Asset Tracking Solutions at NimbeLink talks about the usage of IoT asset trackers deployed on Mobile IoT networks in non-power devices like honeybee hives for monitoring the health of beehive – temperature, ...

Mobile IoT Enables Water Pipeline Management & Monitoring – BeWhere Inc.

Video

Tuesday 26 Mar 2019 | LTE-M | MIoT Technology | North America | Resources | Smart Cities Utilities |

Chris Panczuk, Co-Founder & COO at BeWhere Inc. explains how Mobile IoT low-cost, low-power sensors are used in Toronto for water pressure monitoring. [button ...

LTE-M Commercialisation Case Study: How AT&T and Telstra Connect Million More IoT Devices

Document

Wednesday 16 Jan 2019 | Asia-Pacific | LTE-M | MIoT Technology | North America | Resources | Smart Cities Commerce | Smart Cities Transport |

This paper outlines how two of the world’s leading mobile operators – AT&T and Telstra – are using LTE-M technology to roll out innovative new services. In Australia, Telstra is using LTE-M to support a solar-powered asset location tracking solution that..

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Industry News

Mobile IoT Reaches Across National Borders in Europe and North America

Helping the IoT work across borders will be essential to its growth.  Just as complications in mobile phone use during international travel are now largely a thing of the past, so must we prevent communication between devices from becoming a siloed affair: the IoT’s most ...

Smart Trash Cans are Quietly Supporting the Rise of the Smart City

Discussions around smart cities tend, perhaps naturally, to focus on the more exciting side of life: the intelligent home which can be personalised in a thousand different ways, say, or the prospect of browsing multimedia in autonomous vehicles.  As important as just about ...

MWC19 Los Angeles: as the IoT Grows, the Mobile Industry’s Role Grows with it

The global market driving growth in the Internet of Things (IoT) is quickly moving from the nascent  and theoretical to the ubiquitous and the very real – with commercial returns looking far more likely and of greater yield than just this time last year.  In this pivotal ...

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