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Key Sessions

Lou Lutostanski

Aligning your IoT Strategy: Where to start?

Avnet

Lin Nease

Reality's Digital Twin - Putting the trends into context of where is IoT really going and why

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Alan Boehme

Uncovering the true IoT potential ... How far are we from a connected & intelligent future? How do we get there?

Coca-Cola

Sam George

Transforming Industry with IoT

Microsoft

Stuart McGuigan

The Internet of (Healthcare) Things

Johnson & Johnson

James Stansberry

The next wave of IoT – Will Gen 2 unlock a whole new level of Interoperability?

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Linda Bernardi

Looking ahead to the AI Opportunity with Danny Lange

‎StraTerra Partners LLC

Raj Rao

Accelerating Mobility Innovation through Collaboration & Interaction

Ford Smart Mobility

8:30 am 9 am (30 mins)

Main agenda

IoT Today: Where are we at and where are we heading?

9 am 9:10 am (10 mins)

Main agenda

KNect365 Welcome

9:10 am 9:20 am (10 mins)

Main agenda

City of SF Mayor Welcome Address

9:20 am 9:40 am (20 mins)

Keynotes

Aligning your IoT Strategy: Where to start?

  • Speaker Lou Lutostanski - Vice President, Internet of Things, Avnet

10 am 10:40 am (40 mins)

Keynotes

Uncovering the true IoT potential ... How far are we from a connected & intelligent future? How do we get there?

  • Why go IoT? Building your IoT business model: Where’s the commercial opportunity and what's the justification?
  • Joining Forces: To what extent does the true value from IoT lie in the sharing of data and the creation of partnerships
  • Overcoming interoperability challenges
  • Are we any closer to creating a one size fits all IoT Framework?
  • Regulation and Security: Will this hinder or enable IoT innovation?
  • Lessons on how to successfully innovate whilst keeping security and privacy at the forefront
  •  What’s coming next? AI, Drones, Robotics, AR/VR
  • Alan Boehme - Global CTO and Chief Innovation Officer, Coca-Cola
  • James Stansberry - Senior Vice President, US Head of ARTIK, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
  • Sam George - Partner, Director of Program Management - Azure IoT, Microsoft
  • Stuart McGuigan - Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Johnson & Johnson

10:40 am 11 am (20 mins)

Main agenda

Networking Break

11 am 11:30 am (30 mins)

Keynotes

Transforming Industry with IoT

  • Speaker Sam George - Partner, Director of Program Management - Azure IoT, Microsoft

11:30 am 12 pm (30 mins)

Keynotes

The Internet of (Healthcare) Things

  • Leveraging Johnson & Johnson’s role as the world’s largest healthcare company to transform health and wellness through technology
  • Showcasing how Johnson & Johnson is embracing IoT across its consumer, medical device and pharmaceutical businesses
  • Sharing Johnson & Johnson’s view of how IoT is bringing innovative solutions to consumers and patients
  • Speaker Stuart McGuigan - Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Johnson & Johnson

12 pm 1:20 pm (80 mins)

Main agenda

Executive IoT Luncheon

1:20 pm 2 pm (40 mins)

Keynotes

The New Age of Industrial IoT

  • Examining the IoT applications across manufacturing, supply chain, utilities, mining …..
  • What are the cost-saving benefits? How to ensure these outweigh the costs associated?
  • Overcoming challenges of upgrading legacy infrastructure to become connected and intelligent
  • How far are we from advanced technology for Industry, I.e. Use of Drones for remote monitoring; 3D printing in Manufacturing; robotics; AI and Machine Learning
  • Moderator Linda Bernardi - Investor; Board Member & Advisor, ‎StraTerra Partners LLC
  • Panelist Don Reeves - Chief Technology Officer, Silver Spring Networks
  • Panelist Ganesh Bell - Chief Digital Officer, GE Power
  • Panelist Kevin Brown - CTO and Senior Vice President of Innovation, Schneider Electric

2 pm 2:20 pm (20 mins)

Keynotes

The next wave of IoT – Will Gen 2 unlock a whole new level of Interoperability?

  • IoT has moved from hype to reality, but where is it heading? Over 65% of US companies are implementing IOT solutions, but the reality falls far short of the vision for a world where things connect together seamlessly, with ubiquitous interoperability and automated decision making.
  • Gen 2 IoT will address the big issues to connect siloed solutions and drive a new wave of innovation. We have the capability to get there today.
  • Speaker James Stansberry - Senior Vice President, US Head of ARTIK, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

2:20 pm 2:50 pm (30 mins)

Main agenda

Networking Break

2:50 pm 3:50 pm (60 mins)

Keynotes

Looking ahead to the AI Opportunity with Danny Lange

  • Linda Bernardi - Investor; Board Member & Advisor, ‎StraTerra Partners LLC

3:10 pm 4:10 pm (60 mins)

Keynotes

Accelerating Mobility Innovation through Collaboration & Interaction

  • Working with city leaders vs nation states: What can be done to encourage greater collaboration to leverage the true potential from this technology innovation?
  • Addressing the need for significant infrastructure monetization and public transit transformation
  • A look at the potential impacts from some of the near-term mobility advancements – including autonomous and electric vehicles, ride-sharing and ride-hailing and connected vehicles ..
  • How can these interact with urban infrastructure to create a transportation ecosystem?
  • Shaping mobility for a holistic user experience
  • Speaker Raj Rao - CEO, Ford Smart Mobility

3:30 pm 4:30 pm (60 mins)

Keynotes

Future Mobility Panel: Intelligent transportation and the new rules of the road

  • The roadmap from 2017 to 2020 for autonomous vehicles
  • Consumer education, how to build safety and confidence for futuristic technologies
  • Infrastructure and smart cities, are we ready for the next automotive revolution?
  • Assessing the standards and regulations of today and what is set for the next five years
  • What does the future hold for Car Ownership and the impact on shared mobility & economy
  • Learn how automakers, hardware and software developers are working together to these vehicles to market
  • Moderator Linda Bernardi - Investor; Board Member & Advisor, ‎StraTerra Partners LLC
  • Panelist Arthur Orduna - EVP and Chief Innovation Officer, Avis Budget Group Inc
  • Panelist Nigel Upton - Worldwide Director & General Manager, IoT/GCP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)
  • Panelist Raj Rao - CEO, Ford Smart Mobility
  • Panelist Tracey Zhen - President, ZipCar