Wednesday May 9, 2012
10:45 am - 4:15 pm
Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, LA
This M2M Zone conference will brief telecom and enterprise executives on current trends revolving around the explosive growth in machine-to-machine communications (M2M). Three panel sessions will explore major current issues, including the trend towards truly international deployments, use of M2M in the public sector, and the integration of M2M with backbone IT systems.
10:45 am: Registration
Keynote Address - Current State of the M2M Ecosystem
Robin Duke-Woolley, Founder & CEO, Beecham Research
11:15 am - 12:35 pm:
Session I - Global Deployments Become Reality
Moderator: Robin Duke-Woolley, Founder & CEO, Beecham Research
Niclas Andersson, Sr Manager International Sales Development, M2M Competence Center, Deutsche Telekom AG
Jim Cairns, Vice President Business Development, Multi-Tech Systems
Brian Murphy, Head of M2M America's, Vodafone
Lars Ramfelt, CEO, Yanzi Networks AB
12:35 pm: Lunch Sponsored by ezetop
Speaker: Mark Roden, CEO, ezetop
1:15 pm – 2:35 pm:
Session II - M2M's Public Impact and Ability to Improve Society
Moderator: Sam Lucero, Practice Director, M2M Connectivity, ABI Research
David Wigglesworth, VP of Data Services, Iridium
Mike Ueland, SVP & General Manager, Telit Wireless Solutions
Jay Olearain, President-nPhase, Verizon
2:45 pm – 4:05 pm:
Session III - M2M and the IT Infrastructure
Moderator: Bill Lesieur, Senior Analyst Mobile Cloud, Maravedis Inc
Fred Yentz, CEO, ILS Technology
Alex Brisbourne, President, KORE Telematics
Brian Anderson, VP of Marketing Solutions & Services, Sierra Wireless
Geo IoT is anticipated to move well beyond simply the ability to determine proximity for commerce and various retail applications. Longer term, presence detection and location determination will be a critical aspect of IoT privacy, security, and preference management for both consumer and industrial applications.
Analysis of the DAS market, including carrier WiFi, small cells, and SON, and the leading companies in the DAS ecosystem and their solutions. The report also includes evaluation of market drivers, challenges, and provides forecasts for 2016 to 2021.
Comprehensive coverage of NGN OSS/BSS including opportunities within Big Data and IoT, analysis of the drivers and issues related to the technical and business aspects of OSS/BSS, deployments and operations issues, and quantitative analysis with forecasts for anticipated growth through 2021.