The Edge Event is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

Julian Watson
Principal Analyst, IoT, Enterprise & IT at Omdia

Profile

Julian Watson is a principal analyst at Omdia, on the IoT Connectivity and Platforms team.

Mr. Watson is responsible for the IoT Devices Market Tracker, which sizes IoT device shipments and installed base by region, market sector, application and connectivity type. His additional research areas include IoT gateways, IoT edge computing, 5G and telecoms operator IoT strategies. His recent custom and webinar topics include the convergence of unified communications and IoT, and public safety applications for the IoT edge and IoT gateways. Previously, he was an analyst and managed Omdia's Telecoms Operator Research team that that covers syndicated and custom research in the areas of quad-play bundling, telecoms regulation, fixed broadband and VoIP. Mr. Watson read politics, parliamentary studies and Russian, and he holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Leeds, United Kingdom. He speaks Russian.

Agenda Sessions

  • The IoT edge

    15:20
  • IoT Edge Analyst Introduction

    14:00
  • Fireside chat – Opportunities and challenges from the influx of IoT devices to the automotive sector

    15:30