Developing IoT Tech in the 5G Era: Talks by Huawei, Telit and Sierra Wirele...

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This event is supported by Mouser Electronics.

When it comes to 5G, we’re talking about more bandwidth, higher speed and 5G evolution will cover everything from smart city, autonomous car to AI. Join us on the 25th of July and discover how 5G can be a potential game-changer for the IoT directly from:

- The largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer in the world (Huawei).

- A pioneer and leader in enterprise-grade IoT products and software (Telit).

- A multinational wireless communications manufacturer who sells mobile computing and machine-to-machine communications products that work over cellular networks (Sierra Wireless).

See agenda below for full details about the speakers.

Drinks will be served throughout the night.

About the speakers

Jyoti Bhasin, Head of Products at Huawei, UK

Talk title: TBC

About the speaker: An experienced mobile technology expert, Jyoti has over 22 years’ involvement in a leading initiative that helps connect and transform the world for better. Knowledgeable on a broad range of subjects, he has contributed to many ‘firsts’ in the mobile industry - Mobile Payments, Internet of Things, use of Mobile for fraud prevention & user authentication, among many others. More recently, Jyoti has been working on Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X) which will eventually lead to Autonomous Vehicles.

About the company: Huawei provides convenient transportation and smooth logistics through digital railway, urban rail, and smart airport solutions. Using cloud computing, Big Data, the IoT, agile networking, BYOD, eLTE, and GSM-R, Huawei’s solutions increase ICT usage in the transportation industry and lead to optimal transportation services, convenient travel, efficient logistics, smooth urban traffic, and transportation safety. In this increasingly globalized and urban world, transportation has become critical. Modern society requires traffic and transportation systems that are green, safe, efficient, and smooth.
Video: Introducing the HUAWEI Mate 20 X 5G
Video: Inside Huawei And 5G - BBC Click

Adam Cousin, Sales Manager at Telit

Talk title: Evolving IoT Applications for 5G

About the speaker: Adam is currently the Regional Sales Manager for UK and Ireland at Telit. Responsible for driving demand creation and consulting on key M2M and IoT product developments across all verticals, Adam supports customer needs in the growing Internet of Things space. Prior to joining Telit, Adam started his Cellular/GNSS module application engineering career in 1999 within a specialist wireless distributor called TDC, progressing to the Senior Wireless FAE position at Avnet and later as BDM for Future Connectivity Solutions. Adam is as passionate as ever about Making Machines Talk!

About the company: Telit has earned a reputation for solving the toughest challenges in the Internet of Things (IoT) with nearly twenty years as a pioneer and leader in enterprise-grade IoT products and software. Today, they enable thousands of successful IoT solutions across the world as they continue to invest in our technology roadmap that will push the industry forward for years to come.
Video: Telit CTO Alon Segal Talks IoT & 5G Convergence
Video: Can LPWA IoT Networks Capitalize on 5G Confusion?

Thibault Cantegrel, Director, Developer Program at Sierra Wireless

Talk title: 5G LPWA for IoT: Start with an Open-source Industrial-grade Platform and Active Ecosystem!

About the speaker: As Director, Developer Program at Sierra Wireless, Thibault is in charge of supporting and growing the developer community & the ecosystem of partners around Sierra Wireless cellular IoT solutions. Sierra Wireless developer community has become the most active cellular IoT developer community worldwide.

About the company: Sierra Wireless is a multinational wireless communications equipment designer and manufacturer headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada. Sierra Wireless products and technologies are used in a variety of markets and industries, including automotive and transportation, energy, field service, healthcare, industrial and infrastructure, mobile computing and consumers, networking, sales and payment and security.

Community partners

IET - The Institution of Engineering and Technology

E&T - the IET’s award-winning monthly magazine

Electronic Specifier - Europe's premier publisher of information resources to the Global Electronics Industry.


6:15 pm - Attendee check-in, drinks and networking.

6:50 pm - Event opening.

7:00 pm - Jyoti Bhasin, Head of Products at Huawei

7:20 pm - Adam Cousin, Sales Manager at Telit

7:40 pm - Thibault Cantegrel, Director, Developer Program at Sierra Wireless

8:00 pm - Community announcements: This is the time for you to share with the rest of the room what you are working on, or make any sort of announcement you like. You have 2 minutes max. for a short shout out.

8:20 pm - Drinks and networking.

9:30 pm - Event ends.

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