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Charles Joel
Global IoT and Advanced Analytics Director at Gardner Denver


Charles has been developing and delivering IoT / digital enabled technology programmes (IoT, M2M, RFiD et al), for nearly 20 years, and been involved in fast paced high value engineering practices since 1992. He is a renowned evangelist and expert in IoT, Industry 4.0 and new strategic technology change programmes. Since 1999 Charles has developed and executed IoT (internet of things) I.T business strategy and delivery, CIO, CTO, CEO engagements, business leadership sessions, digital business strategy, engineering systems management and Industry 4.0 related technologies.

Charles background combines the rarity of Operational Technology (Military & Civilian) and Information technology (IT) skills which enables him to develop not only the technology but the people involved in the significant harmonisation of this next generation technology implementation.

This also includes the development of VAR / Reseller channels into vertical IoT / m2m marketplaces.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel Discussion: IoT as A Service – Leveraging and Implementing New IoT-Enabled Business Models

  • Scaling Success – Capitalising on Existing IoT Investments to Grow IoT Offering