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Showing of Streams
10:15 - 11:00

Networking Break & Exhibition Visit

Showing of Streams
12:40 - 13:30

Networking Lunch

Showing of Streams
15:30 - 16:00

Networking Break & Exhibition Visit

Showing of Streams
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 - 11:00 45 mins
Networking Break & Exhibition Visit
11:00 - 11:10 10 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
Chair’s Opening Remarks
11:10 - 11:30 20 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
The Emerging Importance of IoT Connectivity in Digitally Transforming Industrial Operations
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How devices are connected has become prevalent question as enterprises look for cost effective IoT solutions. The emergence of low power and unsilenced networks has turned the connectivity model for IoT on its head. But with so many options and in many cases a lack of use cases, what does the future look like?

  • What business models are telco’s forming to compete in delivering scalable IoT connectivity?
  • Fill the performance gap between wide area cellular and local area short range wireless technologies
  • A multiple network approach and how to interoperate
11:30 - 11:50 20 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
End to End IoT Solutions Built in Collaboration by a Robust Ecosystem
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More and more companies are learning that it isn’t possible to approach IoT on their own. Strong partnerships mean everything. This session will explore how robust IoT partner ecosystems are co-developing end to end solutions based on open standards.

  • Developing solutions by ecosystems of horizontal, vertical and geographic specialists
  • The growing importance of system integrators in turning solutions into industry specifics with applications and analytics software
  • How are technology leaders driving ecosystem development as the foundation of future scalable solutions?
11:50 - 12:10 20 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
A Road to ROI from IoT Investments
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Taking a leap and investing in IoT requires an ability to showcase ROI. In a world where data is the new currency, monetising IoT data comes in many forms; reducing costs, increasing output, improving customer experience or developing new business models. Everyone’s’ talking about it, but how do you do it? Exploring new business models that leading industrial businesses are employing to become true service providers

12:10 - 12:40 30 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
Putting IoT to Work – A Viewpoint from Different Operating Lines on Business Within Industrial Business
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We often think about IoT and an IT topic. Without doubt the CIO and IT function are crucial in developing adoption and integration strategies, but often the people who benefit from IoT solutions are operational functions within business. In this session, we put a spotlight on areas within businesses that IIoT is already having a huge impact.

  • How can IT better understand the true requirements from connected technologies across the business?
  • How and where is IoT enabling smarter business operations and smart decision making
  • In what ways, can IoT enable innovation and drive real business transformation and remake your industry?
  • Developing new business models and propositions to engage with the customer or consumer and collaborate with key verticals
  • IoT across the value chain
12:40 - 13:30 50 mins
Networking Lunch
13:30 - 13:35 5 mins
Track 1: Strategy & Digital Transformation
Chair’s Opening Remarks
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
Navigating Change and Guiding Your Workforce Through a Digital Transformation
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  • Should you drive a bottom up or top down engagement strategy?
  • Driving a deeper cultural understanding of a connected future at all levels of your business
  • How much organisational change is necessary to integrate IoT into day to day operations?
  • Sourcing and engaging influencers to become advocate of transformation
  • Growing an understanding of the value IoT can bring to various business units 
13:35 - 13:55 20 mins
Track 2: Technology Development & Deployment
Integrating Legacy Devices Successfully to Digital Networks for Industrial IoT
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  • Could the cost of upgrading legacy infrastructure outright the savings delivered?
  • Gaining crucial insights into potential failings of long standing infrastructure
  • Digitizing the value chain from product development to service delivery
13:35 - 13:55 20 mins
Track 3: IIoT in Action
Combining the Real and IoT World’s - The Digital Twin
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  • The critical requirement of a breakdown of organisational silos to enable to the digital twin
  • Improving profitability by analysing configurations of fleets of assets for future sales, recalls, or update opportunities
  • How equipped are legacy infrastructures across an industrial enterprise to contribute to the creation of a digital twin?
13:55 - 14:30 35 mins
Track 1: Strategy & Digital Transformation
Panel: Can Enterprises Take Control of IoT?
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The challenges and complexities of deploying IoT at enterprise scale are huge, but so is the reward. How can enterprises take a streamlined approach to deploy, manage and secure IoT, to support many potential use cases and different types of IoT infrastructure?

13:55 - 14:30 35 mins
Track 2: Technology Development & Deployment
Panel: Opensource for Increased Interoperability Across the Value Chain
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  • The need for an open standard approach to optimise revenues from the IoT
  • Increased cost effectiveness, improved scalability and improved confidence from a common service layer  
13:55 - 14:30 35 mins
Track 3: IIoT in Action
Panel: Practically Applying Machine Learning and AI for IoT Applications with Scale
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  • Moving beyond simple monitoring to realising the power of prescriptive analytics
  • Looking past AI as a buzzword and towards co-processing innovation, virtualisation and time sensitive networking
14:30 - 14:50 20 mins
Track 1: Strategy & Digital Transformation
Creating a Lean, Agile and Customer Centric Innovation Process
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  • What partners are required for a digital innovation ecosystem?
  • Which pain points do businesses require support in their digitalisation journey?
  • What should be included within the remit of Digital Innovation Hubs
  • What are the gaps in the digital innovation ecosystem?
14:30 - 14:50 20 mins
Track 2: Technology Development & Deployment
Finding the Right IoT Security Strategy and Methodology to Secure the IoT Network Infrastructure
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  • Taking a proactive vs reactive approach towards IoT security
  • Lacking local legal frameworks and regulation
  • An overview of potential risks in vertical markets in both consumer and enterprise
  • Using Blockchain for privacy, safety and security across IoT ecosystems
14:30 - 14:50 20 mins
Track 3: IIoT in Action
Someone Will Monetise Your IoT Data – Make Sure It’s YOU!
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  • Establishing a clear data chain to gain access to required customer data
  • Integrating operational technology, connectivity and the cloud
  • AI and Machine Learning requirements to utilise mass IoT data
14:50 - 15:30 40 mins
Track 1: Strategy & Digital Transformation
Readying an Industrial Workforce for Change
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  • Who is leading the facilitation of change?
  • Top down vs bottom up engagement strategies
  • How do you increase the understanding of how to use digital interfaces and processes?
  • Retooling and retraining
  • Hiring for the IIoT - a new age of IT skills – analytics and data science
14:50 - 15:30 40 mins
Track 2: Technology Development & Deployment
Panel: Why is Choosing the Right IoT Network Architecture More Important Than Ever?
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  • Overview of the current platform landscape and how can the right platform boost IoT success
  • Analytics, device management, enterprise integration
  • Ensuring interoperability across the entire stack
  • Provisioning/onboarding/device management
14:50 - 15:30 40 mins
Track 3: IIoT in Action
Panel: Making Connected Buildings Better & More Effective for Inhabitants Through Design, Construction & Management
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  • Delivering cost savings to habitants from energy saving and sustainable technology advances
  • Meetings regulatory requirements with automation and integration
  • Developing analytics capabilities to predict future facilities management tasks
  • Repositioning maintenance offerings for Smart Buildings to develop business models
15:30 - 16:00 30 mins
Networking Break & Exhibition Visit
16:00 - 16:30 30 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
Managing the Human Impact from IoT
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Making wide scale changes across business with new technologies can prove risky, so many keep projects small. But, to upscale companies need to overcome a cultural barrier to ensure the workforce by into your plans.

  • What is the perceived impact on your workforce from IoT? Are jobs at risk?
  • How can you position digital technologies like IoT, AI, robotics in a positive value adding tone for your workers?
  • How to find and engage IoT advocates
  • Breaking the culture barrier in IoT
16:30 - 17:00 30 mins
IoT World Europe Keynotes
Closing Panel Discussion: What Should our IoT World Look Like in 2019?
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  • The evolving connectivity landscapes
  • Quantum computing developments
  • From the cloud to the edge
  • Verticalisation of solutions