iot cloud platforms: connect, collect, analyse
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iot cloud platforms connect, collect, analyse
Talks by IBM, Microsoft and ThingWorx
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Date and time
Thu 6 April 2017, 18:30 - 21:30

Location
Cocoon Networks, 4 Cristopher St, London EC2A 2BS
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Guest speakers
IBM, Microsoft and ThingWorx

Limited to
200 participants
We are thrilled to have with us three leading companies in the IoT cloud sector who will share invaluable insights and exceptional advices. Join us on the 6th of April to learn from:

- The multinational technology company who developed the question answering computer Watson and the cloud platform Bluemix (IBM).
- The corporation behind one of the leading IoT cloud platforms on the market today, Azure IoT Suite (Microsoft).
- The company who develops the only enterprise-ready technology platform that enables innovators to rapidly develop and deploy smart, connected solutions for the Internet of Things (ThingWorx).

See agenda below for full info about the speakers.


Drinks will be served throughout the night.
Guest Speakers
Ben Einstein
Founder & General Partner of Bolt

Talk title: Guide to hardware product development

Ben is a product vision and prototyping expert and is instrumental in bringing many products to market ranging from consumer electronics to clean energy for everything from Fortune 500 companies to small startups.
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Bolt is a seed-stage fund that invests capital, personnel, equipment and expertise in hardware startups. They are leading the way in de-risking manufacturing and are a go to for hardware startups looking to get product to market.

Marc Barros
Co-Founder of Moment

Talk title: Why Brand Wins


Marc is an entrepreneur, a creator and is passionate about amazing product experiences and building great companies. His love for great photography and business lead him to co-found his own photography startup. He is also a mentor at Highway1 and TechStars.
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Moment is a collection of the highest quality lenses to empower mobile picture takers everywhere to capture incredible images with their phones. After having a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign Moment have gone on to be one of the dominant hardware startups in mobile photography.

Raph Crouan
MD at Startupbootcamp IoT

Talk title: Hardware Fundraising: Myths & Reality

Raph is a strategic and analytical Senior Marketing & Sales Director having worked for about 12 years at Apple. He is now the Managing Director of the Startupbootcamp IoT Program and a passionate investor in the hardware startup space during his spare time.  
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Startupbootcamp helps take startups global by giving them direct access to an international network of the most relevant partners, investors and mentors in their sector. Their programs are based around the world from Amsterdam to Singapore.

Guest Speakers
IBM
Ross Cruickshank
Cloud Solutions Architect
Microsoft
Alex Montgomery
IoT, AI & Advanced Analytics Lead
thingworx
John Chambers
Partner Director EMEA
Guest Speakers
BOLT
Ben Einstein
Founder & General Partner
BOLT
Ben Einstein
Founder & General Partner
BOLT
Ben Einstein
Founder & General Partner
BOLT
Ben Einstein
Founder & General Partner
Agenda
19:00 - 19:20  Check in + beers and pizza
19:20 - 19:30  Event opening
19:30 - 19:50  Ben Einstein, Founder & General Partner of Bolt
19:50 - 20:10  Marc Barros, Co-Founder of Moment
20:10 - 20:30  Raph Crouan, Managing Director at Startupbootcamp IoT
20:30 - 20:50  Demos + community announcements
This is your time. If you would like to share what you are working on with the community or make any sort of announcement. You have 2 minutes max for a short shoutout.
20:50 - 22:00  Drinks and networking
LOCATION         U+I PLC - 7a Howick Place, Victoria, London, SW1P 1BB
Speaker 1: Ross Cruickshank - Cloud Solutions Architect at IBM

Talk Title: TBC
About the speaker: 
About the company: IBM is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States, with operations in over 170 countries. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware, middleware and software, and offers hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. Inventions by IBM include the automated teller machine (ATM), the floppy disk, the hard disk drive, the magnetic stripe card, the relational database, the SQL programming language, the UPC barcode, and dynamic random-access memory (DRAM).
IBM Launches new global HQ for Watson IoT - Video
IBM Insights for a Connected World for Electronics - Video

Speaker 2: Alex Montgomery - IoT, AI & Advanced Analytics Lead at Microsoft

Talk Title: Data-driven Systems of Intelligence
About the speaker: Monty has spent more than 18 years in the technology industry, the last 7 of which have been at Microsoft in a number of product, sales and strategy roles. He has a background in business applications and has a passion for helping customers drive transformational outcomes through the use of technology. In his current role, Monty holds accountability for product strategy across Microsoft’s IoT offerings and cloud based analytics capabilities- which include the Cortana Intelligence Suite and cognitive data services.
About the company: Microsoft is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Redmond, Washington, that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics and personal computers and services. On October 2008 Microsoft announced Azure, a cloud computing service for building, deploying, and managing applications and services through a global network of Microsoft-managed data centres.
Tap into the Internet of Your Things with Azure IoT Suite - Video
Azure IoT Developer Overview - Video

Speaker 3: John Chambers - Partner Director EMEA at ThingWorx

Talk Title: Connecting the dots with Partners in the IoT Ecosystem
About the speaker: Psychologist turned Sales Guy/Tech enthusiast. Working for one of the leading Industrial IoT Platform having worked in Telco and IoT Roles for 10 years. Personally interested in how technology can support physical health outcomes through behaviour change but my day job is working with our Major Partners who use ThingWorx to build IoT Solutions.
About the company: ThingWorx, a PTC Technology, provides the leading Internet of Things (IoT) application platform and development tools with the most advanced cloud-based service and software for managing connected products and machines.
Vital Herd and ThingWorx Powering an IoT Ecosystem - Video
Why ThingWorx Was Founded - Video

Agenda
6:30pm
Arrival and registration.
6:40pm
Networking and drinks.
6:50pm
Event opening.
7:00pm
Talk and Q&A: TBC
Ross Cruickshank - Cloud Solutions Architect at IBM
7:20pm
Talk and Q&A: Data-driven Systems of Intelligence
Alex Montgomery - IoT, AI & Advanced Analytics Lead at Microsoft
7:40pm
Talk and Q&A: Connecting the dots with Partners in the IoT Ecosystem
John Chambers - Partner Director EMEA at ThingWorx
8:00pm
Community announcements and demos: This is your time. If you would like to share what you are working on with the community or make any sort of announcement. You have 2 minutes max for a short shoutout.
8:20pm
Drinks and networking.
9:30pm
Event ends.
Agenda
19:00 - 19:20
Check in + beers and pizza

19:20 - 19:30
Event opening

19:30 - 19:50
Ben Einstein, Founder & General Partner of Bolt

19:50 - 20:10
Marc Barros, Co-Founder of Moment

20:10 - 20:30
Raph Crouan, Managing Director at Startupbootcamp IoT

20:30 - 20:50
Community announcements
This is your time if you would like to share what you are working on with the community or make any sort of announcement. You have 2 minutes max for a short shoutout.

20:50 - 22:00
Drinks and networking

LOCATION 
CRL - 7a Howick Place, Victoria, London SW1P 1DZ
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