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10:15 - 10:50

Morning Networking Break & Exhibition Visit

Showing of Streams
12:40 - 13:30

Networking Lunch

Showing of Streams
15:30 - 16:30

Networking Break & Transfer to TechXLR8 Headliners Stage

Showing of Streams
17:30 - 21:30

TechXLR8/London Tech Week Party!

09:15 - 10:15 60 mins
TechXLR8 Show Headliners (Free to attend)
Be a Change Maker. Challenge the Expected. Change the Future.
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TechXLR8, the anchor event of London Tech Week, showcases the role technology plays in making a tangible difference to industry, society and how we will all live in the future. From future tech to new partnerships, find out how we can change perceptions and change the way we do business.

10:15 - 10:50 35 mins
Morning Networking Break & Exhibition Visit
10:50 - 11:10 20 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
Chair’s Opening Remarks – A Dynamic Market, But Are We Making Enough Progress?
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From intentions to adoption, IoT is moving into its next phase. At this critical time, when the market is moving quicker than ever before, we’ll set the scene by looking at key IoT deployments in 2017/2018 across key industry verticals. We will explore:

  • The latest market forecasts – what to trust and where to focus your investments
  • A look at how IoT budgets are changing and why
  • Enterprise implementation challenges – integration, standards, security
  • Consolidation, verticalisation and M&A activity across the IoT ecosystem
11:10 - 11:30 20 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
Intentions to Adoption – The How of IoT
  • Devina Pasta - Chief Digitalization Officer, Siemens
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It’s clear that the early wins across the IoT market have been delivered from solutions that have a clear focus on use cases that demonstrate tangible business value. Many IoT initiatives have failed to get off the ground and deliver the impact predicted. Make sure you’re one of the winners.

  • How do you kick start your IoT journey and be confident that you will deliver the business outcomes our company is looking for?
  • From strategy to adoption - taking research and development to proof of concepts and into wide scale applications
  •  Building your business model – where are your commercial opportunities and how do you justify the investment?
11:30 - 11:50 20 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
Bridging IT and OT Worlds through Aligned IoT Objectives
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Digital transformation requires alignment of technical and organisational ‘architectures’. But, as IoT proliferates further into organisations, how do IT and operational teams work together?

  • IoT solutions that bridge both information and operational technologies
  • Integrating IT and OT technology stacks under one single domain
  • The importance for IT as a business partner in making decisions
  • Risk vs reward of operating technology becoming connected to broader networks for business gain
  • Who has the decision-making authority between IT and OT for IoT related purchased across both domains?
  • How far will information technology and operations technology converge in an IoT world?
11:50 - 12:10 20 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
A Holistic View of New Threats in our Connected Reality
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  • Mapping the risk landscape of industrial interconnected and intelligent devices
  • Device and network security
  • Managing the trade-off between security vs. functionality
12:10 - 12:40 30 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
Panel Discussion: Driving IoT as the Foundation of Digital Industrial Transformation
  • Deborah Sherry - Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, GE Digital
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The benefits of Industrial IoT are now widely documented and accepted. Proactive businesses are driving digital transformation with IoT at its heart. But others are proving slower to transform – why? This discussion session will help you understand:

  • How business readiness for digital transformation differs from undefined optimism
  • What transformational changes are required to close the gap between possibilities and reality of digital industrial transformation with IoT
  • Horizontal organisation of business units to drive end-to-end solutions - is showing scale the winning formula?
  • How are leading industries like manufacturing reinventing their service oriented business models in the new digital age
  • Ingraining your digital transformation plan into the core of your business
12:40 - 13:30 50 mins
Networking Lunch
13:30 - 13:35 5 mins
Track 1: Strategy & Digital Transformation
Chair’s Opening Remarks
  • Gerard Van Der Hoeven - Founding Partner, IoT Gurus
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13:30 - 13:35 5 mins
Track 2: Technology Development & Deployment
Chair’s Opening Remarks
13:30 - 13:35 5 mins
Track 3: IIoT in Action
Chair’s Opening Remarks
13:35 - 13:55 20 mins
Track 1: Strategy & Digital Transformation
Digital Transformation in Industrial Business to Win in a New Tech Game
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  • Embracing fast moving change, creating low cost tech initiatives and committing to an “always on” transformation
  • Ensuring legacy system challenges do not hold back your digital evolution
  • Developing a process orientated culture
  • Rewriting industries and business models in the new digital age
13:35 - 13:55 20 mins
Track 2: Technology Development & Deployment
Real World LPWAN Developments to Boost Mass IoT Deployment
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  • Connectivity requirements for different verticals
  • Commercialising a new era of IoT with low power networks
  • Finding the internet of hidden things
  • Monetising LPWAN by making applications developer centric
13:35 - 13:55 20 mins
Track 3: IIoT in Action
Delivering the Digital Plan of the Future
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  • Evaluating, piloting and implementing new, digitally enabled work processes
  • Reducing unscheduled downtime to drive customer efficiency
  • Automating the manufacturing process and improving visibility within the warehouse
  •  Utilising predictive analytics and maintenance to deliver operations excellence
13:55 - 14:30 35 mins
Track 1: Strategy & Digital Transformation
Panel: IT/OT Insight – Upping Your Digital Transformation Game with IoT
  • Moderator Gerard Van Der Hoeven - Founding Partner, IoT Gurus
  • Stuart Johnston - Industrial IT (OT) and Automation Manager, SIG
  • Kaveh Pourteymour - CIO & Vice President, Seadrill Offshore
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  • Getting buy in across your business for digital transformation
  • How can IT better understand the true requirements from connected technologies across the business?
  • How far should the convergence of IT/OT go?
  • Timelines, successes and failures in digital transformation
13:55 - 14:30 35 mins
Track 2: Technology Development & Deployment
Panel: IoT Connectivity – Licenced, Unlicensed or Both?
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  • Updates from NB-IoT, LTE-M and LoRa deployments worldwide
  • LPWAN vs NB-IoT vs traditional mobile networks
  • A combined licenced and unlicensed approach to LPWANs
  •  The emergence of telco operators adopting LoRa as part of their IoT connectivity service model
13:55 - 14:30 35 mins
Track 3: IIoT in Action
Panel: Identifying Core Process Efficiencies Driven by Industrial IoT
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  • Optimizing production cycles, product quality, real time stream analysis monitoring data communication across the intelligent business
  • Predictive, proactive maintenance and notification, increasing interoperability
  • Stopping problems before they happen through early warning systems, sensor notification
  • The future of industrial business models once the product is off the factory floor, who’s responsible for maintenance of the technology and services?
  •  Leveraging robotics process automation to drive service deliver transformation and productivity improvements
14:30 - 14:50 20 mins
Track 1: Strategy & Digital Transformation
Scaling R&D and POCs into Wide Scale IoT Deployments
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  • How are current R&D and early phase programs being scaled to deliver real value to enterprise?
  • Setting the expectation of realistic returns on investments
  • How does the operating environment of your business dictate the complexity of scaling POCs?
  • Can you introduce an economically feasible data flow from device to cloud at mass scale?
14:30 - 14:50 20 mins
Track 2: Technology Development & Deployment
Using the Edge to Scale IoT - What Industrial Enterprises Need from Service Providers
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  • Industrial use cases incl. autonomous transportation systems and supply chain
  • Main requirements of industrial applications of edge computing
  • Using edge analytics to convert data from the factory floor to the supply chain into business intelligence
  • Discovering patterns, trends and methods to improve efficiency, lower operational costs and boost business revenue
14:30 - 14:50 20 mins
Track 3: IIoT in Action
How to reach the Maximum Business Value of Complex IoT Supply Chains?
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  • Data driven inventory management to utilize assets and space
  • Asset utilisation – do you have the right asset pool or can you use IoT data to reduce it?
  • Trailing fast and failing small
  • How connected physical devices will alter how supply chains operates and how you access information
14:50 - 15:30 40 mins
Track 1: Strategy & Digital Transformation
Panel: Developing a Strategy for Industrial IoT - Creating a Culture that Fosters Innovation
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  • Defining your IoT Strategy - executives as IoT adoption influencers
  • Building your business case for IoT – investment buy in and ROI timelines
  • Creating systems not silos to fully benefit from partnership opportunities
  • Internal efficiencies vs external opportunities
14:50 - 15:30 40 mins
Track 2: Technology Development & Deployment
Panel: Converged IT/OT Architectures
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  • Bridging IT and OT with IoT gateways to close the gap between devices in the field and centralized business and enterprise applications
  • The tier of a successful enterprise IoT system
  • Enabling data centre level computing to occur closer to the edge
  • Role of open ecosystems and APIs
14:50 - 15:30 40 mins
Track 3: IIoT in Action
Panel: Delivering New Business Models - From Product Centric to Value Adding Services
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  • Reinventing traditional product business to thrive in the new digital age
  • Owning a bigger chunk of your customers attention through a product lifecycle
  • Monetising your IoT initiatives with intelligent data driven services
  •  Driving growth through recurring highly profitable revenue streams from innovative products generated and developed from IoT solutions
15:30 - 16:30 60 mins
Networking Break & Transfer to TechXLR8 Headliners Stage
16:30 - 17:30 60 mins
TechXLR8 Show Headliners (Free to attend)
Be a Change Maker. Challenge the Expected. Change the Future.
more

TechXLR8, the anchor event of London Tech Week, showcases the role technology plays in making a tangible difference to industry, society and how we will all live in the future. From future tech to new partnerships, find out how we can change perceptions and change the way we do business.

17:30 - 21:30 240 mins
TechXLR8/London Tech Week Party!