PLENARY KEYNOTES DAY 2: WEDNESDAY MAY 13, 2020

8:45 am

Chair’s Opening Remarks

8:50 am

‘If it isn’t broken, don’t fix it’: How to Get Your Whole Business Comfortable with Becoming Software-Centric & Digital Transformation Strategies

9:25 am

Smart, Data-Driven Decision Making: Managing Your Data & Advancing Analytics

9:50 am

INDUSTRY PANEL - Getting Started with IoT Platforms: Truths vs. Hypes

10:20 am

INNOVATION PITCH

10:30 am

INNOVATION PITCH

10:40 – 11:25 am

Networking & Refreshment Break | 1-2-1 Meetings


THREE DEDICATED TRACKS OF CONTENT

HOW TO BUILD & WITH WHICH TOOLS

11:25 am

Business Strategy Track Chair’s Open

11:30 am

Building from Pilot to Premium Product
What are the steps that lead from considering the power of IoT to launching a pilot, building a project team and gaining sign off at the top? Join to hear how to build buy-in, partners and platforms for your IoT product. Challenges are inevitable and hear how this leading insurer beat those around connectivity, data and stakeholder endorsement. Absorb tried and tested tips in keeping the customer central to your plans and picking a practicable price point. Shannon Lewandowski, Innovation & Digital Team - IoT, American Modern Insurance Group

11:55 pm

‘But the PoC Worked’...Taking a Brownfield Approach to Prevent Failure
The role of DevOps, advances in OTA, Multicloud environments & more

12:20 pm

PANEL DISCUSSION
Building Edge-Telco-Enterprise Partnerships to Win in the IoT World

12:50 – 1:50 pm

Networking & Refreshment Break | 1-2-1 Meetings

PEOPLE & COLLABORATION

1:50 pm

Business Strategy Track Chair’s Open

1:55 pm

Prerequisites of Partnerships: Pushing Past a ‘No’ Culture
Processes are the backbone of an IoT project’s success, and the key to moving from pilot to product in the shortest time possible. When working with multiple partners, establishing the processes needed to effectively co-produce can be one of the most challenging steps. Join the Chief Innovation Officer of California’s capital, to learn from his extensive experience in public-private partnerships when rolling out IoT strategies. Break down obstacles presented by differences in business language and thought processes, and discover the possible gains when you achieve an operating rhythm with your IoT partner.
Louis Stewart, Chief Innovation Officer, City of Sacramento

2:30 pm

Accelerating IoT Through Start-ups: Incubating & Implementing

2:55 pm

Introducing the Complexities of IoT to Systems & Culture:
What should your technology strategy look like from a bottom up perspective? Identifying and involving the right people in your IoT products and solutions.

CLOSING PLENARY: WEDNESDAY MAY 13, 2020

3:20 pm

Reconvene in the main Salon.

3:35pm

Smart Building Spotlight: How to Build Sustainability through Smart Spaces & Architecture

3:45 pm

CLOSING KEYNOTE: Digital Twins & Role of IIoT in Energy Industry: Challenges & Future Roadmap
Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy, Technology Fellow & Chief Data Scientist, Halliburton

3:45 pm

Chair’s Closing Remarks & Announcement of the Innovation Den Winner

4:00 pm

‘FIND A POST-IT FRIEND’ + CLOSING CREPES & COCKTAILS
Day one post-its with peoples’ key learning objectives have been collected and common aims grouped together. Meeting tables are set up, so that you can come together with those that started with common aims, to swap lessons learnt over the two days or connect you with those that may be able to help further

5:00 pm

Close of IoTBuild US 2020

HOW TO BUILD & WITH WHICH TOOLS

11:25 am

Engineering Track Chair’s Open
Benjamin Wald, Co-Founder, Very

11:30 am

IoT Build Best Practice: Battling Substance Abuse with an IoT-Powered Accountability App
Benjamin Wald, Co-Founder, Very

11:55 pm

Is there a New Future in Cloud Computing?
Serverless architecture has taken resource sharing to a new level. Is the “cloud” truly the limit, now that global edge infrastructures are available to dev teams at very little cost and unlimited scale?
Ricky Brown, CTO, Conduit

12:20 pm

PANEL DISCUSSION
Agile vs. Waterfall: How to Approach IoT Software Development

12:50 – 1:50 pm

Networking & Refreshment Break | 1-2-1 Meetings

PEOPLE & COLLABORATION

1:50 pm

Engineering Track Chair’s Open

1:55 pm

FISHBOWL DISCUSSION
Mastering a Shared Mindset: Hardware & Software Engineering + IT!
How to be aware of the culture and collaboration gap?

2:30 pm

Matching the Tools, Technology & Talent
Platform, Device Management choice, and what about Containers? Exploring IoT app & device management tools.

2:55 pm

Introducing the Complexities of IoT to Systems & Culture:
What should your technology strategy look like from a bottom up perspective? Identifying and involving the right people in your IoT products and solutions.

CLOSING PLENARY: WEDNESDAY MAY 13, 2020

3:20 pm

Reconvene in the main Salon.

3:35pm

Smart Building Spotlight: How to Build Sustainability through Smart Spaces & Architecture

3:45 pm

CLOSING KEYNOTE: Digital Twins & Role of IIoT in Energy Industry: Challenges & Future Roadmap
Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy, Technology Fellow & Chief Data Scientist, Halliburton

3:45 pm

Chair’s Closing Remarks & Announcement of the Innovation Den Winner

4:00 pm

‘FIND A POST-IT FRIEND’ + CLOSING CREPES & COCKTAILS
Day one post-its with peoples’ key learning objectives have been collected and common aims grouped together. Meeting tables are set up, so that you can come together with those that started with common aims, to swap lessons learnt over the two days or connect you with those that may be able to help further

5:00 pm

Close of IoTBuild US 2020

HOW TO BUILD & WITH WHICH TOOLS

11:25 am

Design Track Chair’s Open

11:30 am

Breaking Down the Impact of Hardware, Connectivity & IoT Platform on UX Design

11:55 pm

Getting Up to Speed in Designing for Voice

12:20 pm

PANEL DISCUSSION

12:50 – 1:50 pm

Networking & Refreshment Break | 1-2-1 Meetings

PEOPLE & COLLABORATION

1:50 pm

Design Track Chair’s Open

1:55 pm

FISHBOWL DISCUSSION
How to Collaborate & Successfully Work in Unison with Business & Engineering Teams

2:30 pm

Building People-Centric Products: Marrying AI & Human Intelligence

2:55 pm

User Expectations & Optimization of Infotainment in the Automotive Industry
What should your technology strategy look like from a bottom up perspective? Identifying and involving the right people in your IoT products and solutions.
James Lee, Head of User Experience, Lucid Motors

CLOSING PLENARY: WEDNESDAY MAY 13, 2020

3:20 pm

Reconvene in the main Salon.

3:35pm

Smart Building Spotlight: How to Build Sustainability through Smart Spaces & Architecture

3:45 pm

CLOSING KEYNOTE: Digital Twins & Role of IIoT in Energy Industry: Challenges & Future Roadmap
Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy, Technology Fellow & Chief Data Scientist, Halliburton

3:45 pm

Chair’s Closing Remarks & Announcement of the Innovation Den Winner

4:00 pm

‘FIND A POST-IT FRIEND’ + CLOSING CREPES & COCKTAILS
Day one post-its with peoples’ key learning objectives have been collected and common aims grouped together. Meeting tables are set up, so that you can come together with those that started with common aims, to swap lessons learnt over the two days or connect you with those that may be able to help further

5:00 pm

Close of IoTBuild US 2020