Keynote Address IoT Asia 2017 (Full Version)

08 May 2017

It was an honour to deliver the opening keynote for the third straight year with Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan, Singapore’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister-in-charge of the Smart Nation, as well as being the Conference Chair for IoT Asia 2017.

A summary of my content can be found below. If you would like to skip to that portion of the presentation, simply click on the on the time to the left of the content.

00:10 The State of IoT in Asia

01:00 Smart City Evolution – Taipei

03:05 Three Types of Collaboration are needed to drive IoT success

03:42 Internal Collaboration – engaging beyond the IT department

04:44 Collaboration Best Practice: Singapore’s Smart Nation

06:50 Vendor Collaboration – collaborating across the IoT Ecosystem

08:52 Data Collaboration – how Under Armour leveraged data to transform the customer experience

10:58 What’s Next for IoT: Top 2 emerging trends to watch in 2017

11:09 The Rise of the IoT OTT (over the top) providers – includes best practice from Demand Logic (Smart Buildings) and Falkonry (AI for Manufacturing)

13:05 The Year of the Low Power WAN (LPWAN)

14:15 Which LPWAN Path should you follow? NB-IoT, LoRa & Sigfox

14:33 What you need to know about NB-IoT, LoRa & Sigfox

16:25 The TOUGH questions we need to ask about NB-IoT, LoRa & Sigfox

17:45 LPWANs are IoT’s Tipping Point

18:08 LPWANs – where supply meets demand

18:40 LPWAN is not guaranteed to succeed – here’s the challenges (including the Race to Zero)

19:15 Now What? The three questions IoT vendors need to ask

19:25 Q1: What Problem am I trying to solve?

19:40 Q2: Who can help me reach my goals?

19:50 Q3: What is our strategic plan to drive your IoT Initiatives?