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London Heathrow, UK
5-6 December 2017


Early confirmed speakers include

Michiel Huisken

Director Internet of Things, T-Mobile

Goncalo Salvador Fernandes

Vice President IoT and M2M, du

Carlos Carazo

Director IoT Platforms & Technology, Telefonica

Rami Avidan

CEO, Tele2

Guillaume Sampic

Strategy Director, IoT, BT

Esat Sonmezer

Corporate Segment Products and Services Marketing Director, Turk Telekom

Pablo Tomasi

Senior Analyst, IoT and Smart Cities, IHS Markit


Pablo Tomasi is a Senior Analyst covering Smart Cities and IoT at the research and consulting firm IHS Markit. Within the company, he is the Leading Analyst responsible for the Smart Cities IoT Intelligence Service, providing insight and analysis on the current and future state of the smart city market.

Pablo participated as a speaker and moderator in numerous events including among others, the Smart Cities Week, the IoT Tech Expo, the Smart to Future Cities Conference, the Total Telecom Congress, and the Service Innovation Summit. Some of the topics he discussed in these events include the future of urban mobility, how to justify smart city investments, monetizing IoT projects, and the long term development of smart cities.

He produced research on pivotal topics including the role and impact of smart city platforms, the strategies and investments in smart cities, the smart city and IoT ecosystem, and smart city next generation business models and future trends

Tom Rebbeck

Research Director, Enterprise and IoT, Analysys Mason

Mustafa Ergen

Chief Technology Advisor, Turk Telekom

Per Johdet

rinciple IoT Architect, Tele2

Tim Snape

Head of M2M Security, Vodafone

Gyu Myoung Lee

Reader, Liverpool John Moores University

Franz Seiser

VP Core Network and Services, Deutsche Telekom

Julian Watson

Senior Principal Analyst, IoT, IHS Markit Technology

Sergio Cozzolino

Strategy & Innovation Department Manager – eSIM Ecosystem Project, TIM

Mansoor Hanif

Director Converged Networks and Innovation, BT

Patrice Slupowski

VP Digital Innovation (Chief IoT Officer), Orange

Damian Duffy

Head of IoT, Eir

Zakaraya Al Ashek

Director Solution Marketing M2M & IoT, Etisalat

Nirlay Kundu

Distinguished Engineer/Architect, Verizon Innovation Labs

Advisory Board

Our Advisory Board includes

Lizardo hernandez

Lizardo Hernandez

Director of Innovation, Landis+Gyr

Jurgen hase

Jurgen Hase

CEO, Unlimit powered by Reliance

Timothy Maduro

Senior Business Development and Strategy Consultant, Cyient


Timothy Maduro is a senior business development and strategy consultant with Cyient based in the Netherlands with a focus on the EMEA region.

For more than twenty years Timothy Maduro has been active in consulting, architecture, implementation and integration of connectivity solutions and leading edge technologies.

Timothy has significant experience in the development and testing of LTE, WiMax and heterogeneous networks and service management processes. He is currently driving Cyient’s IoT value proposition in EMEA, and has been involved in extensive interactions with IoT forums and communities, and in advising customers on IoT solutions and technologies including 5G, Sigfox, LORA, LTE and Zigbee.

Timothy has a background in Computer Sciences and Business Strategy at Delft University and Groningen University in the Netherlands.

He is multi-lingual and fluent in English, Dutch and Spanish.

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Anand Prasad

Chief Advanced Technologist, NEC

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Ian Meakin

Global Head of Marketing, MYCOM OSI

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Nirlay Kundu

Distinguished Engineer/Architect, Verizon Innovation Labs

Douglas Ranalli

Founder and Chief Stategy Officer, NetNumber


Douglas Ranalli is the founder and Chief Strategy Officer for NetNumber, Inc.  Ranalli founded the company with the goal of simplifying the migration of SS7/C7 signaling to next-generation signaling while enabling service-providers to continue to use telephone numbers to identify subscribers.  Ranalli provides the vision for simplifying the complex service-control problem faced by all communications service providers. Finding a way to take a complex technical subject and make it easy to understand is one of his greatest strengths.

Ranalli’s ability to look at a highly complex system and identify ways to simplify the environment has led him to found several successful companies including Fax International, an international fax-over-IP service provider, and Student Life, a magazine for college students that was purchased by Time Inc in 1987.

Ranalli has been awarded multiple patents, and is the subject of several case studies developed by the Harvard Business School and incorporated into MBA programs around the world.

Ranalli holds a BS With Distinction in Industrial Engineering from Cornell University, and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.  He is the recipient of the Baker Scholar award, one of Harvard’s highest honors for business school graduates.

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Angel David Garcia Bario

SVP M2M & IoT, Globetouch (formerly with Etisalat, Telefonica and Chairman of M2M World Alliance)

Ian Stewart

Director Channel and Propositions, Arqiva

To join our exclusive panel of expert speakers, please email Luke Hill @ [email protected] or call +44 (0)20 3841 8330.