Inmarsat - Phil Myers VP IOT
Inmarsat are the world largest Satellite company. Hear how Inmarsat are leverage their Satellite network to power some amazing IoT Solutions. Phil Meyers is the Vice President of Inmarsats Enterprise IoT Division.
Dima Tokar - Machnation Founder and Principal Analyst
Dima is the founder and Lead Analyst for the leading IOT Analyst Company Machnation.
Machnation is probably the most respected boutique IoT Analyst Firm in the world.
Here their thoughts on the state of IoT Free...
Jesse is a regular speaker and founder of Momenta Partners and Investments Group.
2 Special Guest
Usual Format beer, pizza, chats,
Pass the Mic session,
The leading TEMs or Telecommunication Equipment Manufacturers to likes of Vodafone, Orange, T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon, China Mobile etc are NOKIA, ERICSSON and HUAWEI...With the advent of 5G / LTE-M and NB-IOT these 3 TEM companies are driving IOT and Internet of Things..
This is a unique meetup opportunity to hear first hand the IOT strategy of the leading TEM Globally - Keynote HANS- FLORIAN- GEERDES
Hans leads Nokia IOT Application and Analytics Group globally ans speaks 5 different languages and has been a leading executive with Nokia in the bay area since 2012.
IBM - Shane Kehoe
WWT - Chandler Heath
Soracom - Eugene Kawamoto
Momenta Partner - Jesee Demesa
Usual Format beer, pizza, chats,
Pass the Mic session,
IT Distributors have a significant role to play in scaling IoT Solutions. Ingram Micro is a Chinese-owned wholesaler of information technology products and services and the biggest of them all. They were acquired by China-based HNA Group for over $6 billion but remain an Irvine, CA Headquartered company. Join our event to earn how you can scale your IoT product or practice with Ingram Micro and hear first-hand accounts of how companies such as Autodesk, Samsung, and IBM have scaled their IoT Business. About our guests: Chair and Moderator: Jesse DeMesa is Strategy Partner, Momenta Partners: San Francisco A Connected Industry pioneer with over 20 years in Industrial, Automation & Data Acquisition Systems. Jesse was co-founder of IndX, a pioneer in the Manufacturing Intelligence space; has held senior leadership positions at Siemens and Wonderware, and was most recently CTO for GE Oil & Gas.
Ben Xiang is Global Head of IoT at Ingram Micro and also a Board of Director for California's Sunwest Bank. Along with previous roles at Ingram Micro, he also held director roles at Fortress Consulting and Citic Group.
Bryan Kester is Global Head of IoT, Autodesk responsible for products and services and the former CEO of SeeControl, a cloud service for creating connected products recently acquired by Autodesk (and is now known as Fusion Connect). He has worked across a range of company growth phases from seed stage through IPO and has over a decade of experience in Internet of Things and M2M markets.
Sarah Peach is Senior Director Business Development IoT, responsible for developing Industrial / Manufacturing verticals for Samsung’s ARTIK IoT platform. Prior to joining Samsung Strategy & Innovation Center, Sarah was Senior Director at Siemens Technology-to-Business in Berkeley, CA. Sarah has worked at the Office of the President, University of California system, and directed business development at two startups.
Shane Kehoe Watson IoT - Platform & Solution Business Development Executive at IBM Shane Kehoe is a Platform and Solution Business Development Executive at IBM, working with Watson IoT. He has over 20 years experience in engineering technology architectures, sales and business development, deploying new business strategies, managing account sales teams, developing strategic partnerships and driving profits. He has previously held roles at Rexel, GE, and Netformx.
The format for the evening:
-Pass the Mic
Hear IOT Strategy from Hitachi a Japanese multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Hitachi is bigger than IBM and is poised to be the 'Google' of IOT.
Hitachi Data Systems, Pentaho and Hitachi Insight Group just this Summer joined together under a new group called Hitachi Vantara specifically targetting IIOT.
In September 2017 to much hype and fanfare Hitachi released Hitachi Lumada its IIOT Platform.
About our Speaker
Hitachi IOT Senior Vice President Rich Rogers
Based in Seattle Rich is Global Hitachi IoT product & technology leader at Hitachi responsible for the Lumada portfolio. Focused on IoT solutions that combine Hitachi's industrial 'Things' with intelligent software. Solution areas include Industrial IoT, Smart Cities, & Digital Energy. Actively building start-up minded teams around the world.
Hitachi by Numbers
IOT is all about DATA... Oracle is THE data company...
Atul Mahamuni is VP IOT for Oracle and joins us to outline how Oracle is planning to win big in Industrial IOT...
(Original Speaker, Lionel Chocron, Atul's Colleague from Oracle had to go to Asia on business)
PLEASE NOTE VENUE CHANGE. THIS EVENT WILL BE IN THE LIVING ROOM @ THE PAD. 1250 Borregas Avenue, Sunnyvale.
This is going to be another amazing open session with another real IOT Leader.
Steen Graham is the General Manager of IoT Ecosystem/Channels at Intel Corp. In this role, he leads a worldwide organization responsible for growing and scaling Intel® architecture computing solutions across IoT market segments through existing and new IoT channels.
Most recently, Graham served as the director of the Asia Pacific Japan Embedded Sales Group, which encompassed the sales & marketing efforts for manufacturing, retail, transportation, storage, communications, networking, home building, and emerging IoT market segments. In this role, Graham was instrumental in establishing Intel’s leadership in the Internet of Things (IoT) and Software Defined Infrastructure (SDS, NFV) market shifts, as well as exceeding sales goals.
Prior to moving to Asia, Graham worked as the Storage Global Sales Director, driving efforts to transform storage to open & scalable solutions and leading the shift in Intel’s transformation from component memory to Solid State Drives. Before joining the Sales and Marketing Group, Graham held numerous positions providing business support to Intel’s research and development and business unit teams.
Graham holds a bachelor’s of science degree from the University of Oregon.
Hear how this Industrial IoT company just raised 75Million dollars.
Actility is a Low Power WAN company with specific focuses on LoRa and NB-IOT.
Key verticals are Remote Asset Tracking, Metering (Water, Gas, Electricity), Oil and Gas, Precision Farming and much much more......
If you are serious about real IIOT you need to be at this event.
Von Cameron VP Business Development at ACTILITY - https://www.actility.com/
Head of Dell Technologies IOT Strategy and Partnerships comes in from Dell HQ in Texas to chat about Dell IoT Strategy.
As a relative newcomer to IOT Dell is wasting no time in execution......extremely excited for this meetup it is going to be fantastic...
Jason Shepherd has over 12 patents and is one of the most respected individuals in tech and IoT today..
A fireside chat about Industrial Internet of Things with Host Brian Mc Glynn co-founder of Davra Networks and Maciej Kranz New York Times IoT Bestselling Author and CIsco IOT Corporate VP. Expect a casual environment free beers, pizza, prices and open discussions... You wont hear these REAL stories at traditional IOT Events and Tradeshows.