conference

 

 

 

 

31st Aug – 1st Sep 2017

Day One – 31st Aug 2017

   

Time

Track 1

Track 2

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Registration, Welcome Remarks & Overview

9:00 AM – 9:25 AM

(Session 1)

Keynote I: How Smart CATALONIA aims to transform Catalonia into a smart region? by Hon. Jordi Puigneró I Ferrer, Secretary for Telecommunications, Cybersecurity and Digital Society, Government of Catalonia, Kingdom of Spain

 Keynote I: Translating
IoT into innovation and better services 
by Dez Blanchfield, Head of Technology & Cloud Platforms, Vault Systems

9:25 AM – 9:50 AM

(Session 2)

Keynote II: How technology will change the way local government interacts with residents? by Hon. Stephen Canning, Local Government Digital Innovation Expert

 Keynote II: Developing the vision for a smart society by Prof. Y Jay Guo, Distinguished Professor and Founding Director, Global Big Data Technologies Centre, UTS: University of Technology Sydney, Australia

9:50 AM – 10:15 AM

(Session 3)

Keynote III: Citizen Centric Smart Cities by Hon. Peter Auhl, Chief Innovation Officer (CIO), Adelaide City Council Australia

Keynote III: Automated Vehicles and IoT for future city by Professor Intelligent Transport Systems, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM

Morning Refreshments and Networking Break

10:30 AM – 11:10 AM

(Session 4)

Panel Discussion: Connected Technology as the Gateway to Improved Health Services

  • How to innovate healthcare in smart cities
  • Targeted health, well-being & social care services using citizen owned-devices
  • Using digital technology and data to minimize demand on healthcare systems

 

Panel Discussion:

How is Technology disrupting Life and Industry-Shaping the smart Society

11:10 AM – 11:35 AM

(Session 5)

Keynote IV:

1) The NBIoT Momentum – Business Case and References
2) Operators are picking NBIoT Technology in the LPWA

Keynote IV: For Future Transactions, In blockchain we trust by Dr. Hafiz Yasar Lateef, Director, Smart Cities Expo World Forum, Australia
11:35 AM – 12:00 PM

(Session 6)

 Keynote V: IoT and Future of Smart Connected Buildings by Samit Sen, Regional Manager Smart Connected Services / IEC Interface, Pacific Building Technologies, & Solutions, Johnson Controls, Australia Keynote V: Occupancy Intelligence for the Built Environment by David Whitfield, Founder-COO, IoL Technologies, Australia
12:00 PM – 1:00 PMLUNCH BREAK – BUFFET
1:00 PM – 1:25 PM

(Session 7)

Keynote VI: A blurred Smart Future: Four Disruptive Predictions that will blow your Mind by Renato De Castro, Advisor World e-Governments Organisation of Cities & Local Governments, Seoul Leading Cities, Boston. Keynote VI: Achieving significant Volumes in smart home sales by Ian McLeod, Experienced Chief Executive, Energy Thought Leader, Enzen, Australia
1:25 PM – 1:50 PM

(Session 8)

Keynote VII: The Internet of Things comes with change, innovation and value to our cities. The Nationwide IoT network is now live, covering all major & regional cities in Australia. How does such a network bring energy efficiencies, energy productivity and better sustainability solutions to benefit cities & citizens? by Renald Gallis, Vice President Ecosystem & Marketing, Thinxtra Pty Ltd Australia (SigFox Network Operator)Keynote VII: Digitising Infrastructure in a changing world. by Sarbeswar Praharaj, Coordinator – Australia-India Smart Cities Network

Manager – Smart Cities Research Cluster UNSW, Australia

1:50 PM – 2:15 PM

(Session 9)

Keynote VIII: Exploring New Revenue Streams in the Internet of Things Ecosystem by Dr. Sekhar Kondepudi, Vice Chairman, Focus Group on Smart Sustainable Cities, International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Keynote VIII: Breakthroughs for smart cities and smart health through connected, ubiquitous, photonics based air pollution sensors by Prof. Benjamin J. Eggleton, NSW Smart Sensing Network (NSSN), University of Sydney, Australia
2:15 PM – 2:40 PM

(Session 10)

Keynote IX: Intelligent digital cities are resetting their position and starting at street level by George Burciaga, CEO/Founder, CIVIQ Smartscapes, United States Keynote IX: The Connected Enterprise in action: How Industrial
IoT is delivering results today 
by 
Simon Smith, Founder, the eVestigator​, Cyber Court Appointed Expert​, Australia
2:40 PM – 3:05 PM

(Session 11)

Keynote X: Role of Telcos in the Era of IOT by Dr. Mazlan Abbas, Chief Executive Officer, FAVORIOT, MalaysiaKeynote X: How can the Internet of Things Help Build a Sustainable Energy Future?by Jeff Sharp, Group Manager, Technology and Innovation, Downer, Australia
3:05 PM – 3:30 PMRefreshments and Networking Break
3:30 PM – 3:55 PM

(Session 12)

Keynote XI: How about IoT in the Retail Industry: Exploring the Possibilities IoT Enables? by Charbel Aoun, Director of Future Cities Catapult, London, United Kingdom and Global Strategic Advisory Council, Cityzenith USA Keynote XI: IoT Security and Privacy – Architectures & Deploymentsby GLENN VASSALLO, Senior IoT Solutions Specialist, ThingWorx,, PTC Business, Australia
3:55 PM – 4:40 PM

(Session 13)

Panel Discussion: Smart Grids, sustainable cities and innovations in energy

  • Exploring ways to make cities more effective and energy
    efficient using M2M and IOT solutions
  • Smart grids as a gateway towards a better quality of life in cities?
  • What processes need to be in place to adopt and implement innovative energy such as training of electricians and engineers?
  • Strategies for individual businesses to support the path towards becoming a more sustainable and economic city (e.g. smart buildings)
  • Discussing city partnerships with global leading companies to reach smart city goals – benefits and challenges
Panel Discussion:

Reviewing existing smart city initiatives and future
plans

4:40 PM – 5:00 PM

(Session 14)

Keynote XII: Smart is the new sustainable! But does smart city really lead to sustainable outcomes? by Tan Yigitcanlar, Associate Professor of Urban Planning and Development, Queensland University of Technology, Australia Keynote XII: Securing Big Data for Smart Cities by Junaid Chaudhry, Post-doctoral Researcher, ECU Security Research Institute, Edith Cowan University, Australia
5:05 PM – 6:00 PMPost Event Drinks
6:00 PMEnd of Day 1 – Conference Day One –31st Aug 2017
  Day Two  1st Sep 2017 
   
TimeTrack 1

Track 2

8:00 AM – 9:00 AMRegistration, Welcome Remarks & Overview 
9:00 AM – 9:25 AM

(Session 1)

Keynote I: Artificial Intelligence – A Faster And Smarter Way To Turn Big Data into Real-Time Decision-Making by Paul James, Director, Institute for Culture and Society, University of Western SydneyKeynote I: Networks, Digitalisation and Connectivity in SMART CITIES by Lorraine Longato, Director Network Value Organization for ANZ, SAP, Australia 
9:25 AM – 9:50 AM

(Session 2)

Keynote II:  Optimizing Asset Performance With Industrial Iot And AnalyticsKeynote II: Urban Entrepreneurship & Smart City 3.0 by Dr. Boyd Murray, Director, Murray Wireless

9:50 AM – 10:15 AM

(Session 3)

Keynote III: Personalised Mobile Health: Harnessing the Power of Big Data from Multimodal Signals in IoT Framework by Dr. Dian Tjondronegoro, Associate Professor, Science and Engineering Faculty, Queensland University of Technology, Australia Keynote III: Is IoT enabling the era of Precision Engagement? by Dipen Dhruv, Services Sales Director, APAC at Salesforce, Australia
10:15 AM – 10:30 AMMorning Refreshments and Networking Break 

10:30 AM – 11:10 AM

(Session 4)

Panel discussion: Standards & Metrics to Measure a City’s
‘smartness’

  •  How do you identify parameters and metrics that relate to the
    context of the city?
  •  How are objectives and KPI’s set? Who are the stakeholders
    involved in this?
  •  Is it possible to build an evaluating model?
Panel Discussion:

Managing the transition
to the smart city

11:10 AM – 11:35AM

(Session 5)

Keynote IV: For Future Transactions, In blockchain we trust by Judith Hannan, Mayor, Wollondilly Shire Council, Australia Keynote IV: Driving Digitization with Leading IoT Solutions
11:35 AM – 12:00 PM

(Session 6)

Keynote V:  Big Data VS Privacy – Maintaining the Balance Between Profit and Confidentiality by Dr. Uzman Zafar, Founder & CEO, DUC International Consulting, United Arab EmiratesKeynote V: IoT Solutions and Microservices Architecture- A
Natural Fit
12:00 PM – 1:00 PMLUNCH BREAK – BUFFET 
1:00 PM – 1:25 PM

(Session 7)

Workshop: Innovative Cyber Security and Privacy for Internet of Things:

  • Strategies
  • Technologies
  • Implementations.
 
1:50 PM – 2:15 PM

(Session 9)

Keynote VI: How to Choose an IoT Low Power Wireless Area Network by Sandy Burgoyne, CEO, Citizen Cities, Australia 

2:15 PM – 2:40 PM

(Session 10)

Keynote VII: Paradigm Shifts in Lighting by Bryan Douglas, Secretary General, Global Lighting Association, Australia 
2:40 PM – 3:05 PM

(Session 11)

Keynote VIII: How to Fund and Sustain Smart City Projects and Infrastructure? by Jacob Lindsay, Service Designer, Digital  Futures, Aurecon, Australia 
3:05 PM – 3:30 PMRefreshments and Networking Break 
3:30 PM – 3:55 PM

(Session 12)

“Awards Ceremony”  
3:55 PM – 4:40 PM

(Session 13)

Panel Discussion:

Which is best for your IoT application: Narrowband IoT or
LPWAN?

  • Which is better for your product, a Cat-o, Cat-1 or Cat-M LTE network or  LPWAN?
  • What are the effective business models for collaboration with key verticals?
  • Discussions around range vs. data rate vs power consumption for these IoT connectivity technologies.
  • The drawbacks for each network, including security and whether devices can actively initiate communication with the network
Panel Discussion:

Role
of digital in creating smart communities

5:05 PM – 6:00 PMPost Events Drinks
6:00 PMEnd of Day 2 – Conference Day Two – 1st Sep 2017