151 Advisors to host APP-SOLUTELY IoT at Mobile World Congress Americas 2017

By Ken Briodagh September 06, 2017

151 Advisors, a global advisory and execution firm specializing in Mobility, Internet of Things (IoT), Smart Cities, security, and cloud-based technologies, is set to host its annual seminar APP-SOLUTELY IoT on Wednesday September 13 in Theater 2022 (Moscone West, Level 2) at the upcoming GSMA Mobile World Congress Americas (MWC) conference.

APP-SOLUTELY IoT is an interactive, fast-paced learning and networking event that will include presentations and panel sessions focused on the latest trends in IoT. Everything from artificial intelligence and connectivity options to actionable use cases will be discussed to guide attendees in taking advantage of IoT in their organization.

"We have an incredible lineup of global leaders that are accelerating the adoption of IoT in every vertical," said Steve Brumer, Partner, 151 Advisors. "There is no other event during MWC Americas that will provide an attendee with a 3-hour snapshot of what IoT is today and the opportunities that can be capitalized on."


2:00 PM - 2:20 PM: Keynote Address from Jeff Smith, CEO of Arago

Artificial Intelligence - Science Project or Gamechanger?

2:20 PM - 2:55 PM: Artificial Intelligence and IoT Panel

Moderator: Robin Duke-Woolley, CEO of Beecham Research

Jeff Smith, CEO of Arago

Bob Newkirk, CMO of Tourmaline Labs

Ajay Kulkarni, Cofounder & CEO of Timescale

Patrice Slupowski, VP, Digital Innovation at Orange

2:55 PM - 3:05 PM: IoT Platform Insights from Robin Duke-Woolley, CEO of Beecham Research

3:05 PM - 3:35 PM: LTE & The IoT Opportunity Panel

Moderator: Martha DeGrasse, Managing Editor of Enterprise IoT Insights

Dermot O'Shea, Cofounder / Joint CEO of Taoglas

Bill Kramer, VP, Advanced Technology Adoption at KORE

Joel Young, CTO of Digi

3:35 PM - 4:05 PM: International IoT Opportunities: IoT Beyond North America

Moderator: Steve Brumer, Partner at 151 Advisors

Per Erik Ångman, CEO of Telenabler

Angel Mercedes, Manager, Services Sales NA, IoT Acceleration Platform at Sierra Wireless

Lisa-Anne Uhrmacher, Interim Head, IoT Sales at Vodafone

4:05 PM - 4:30 PM: Ready Mobile - Using IoT to Stop Distracted Driving

Moderator: Steve Brumer, Partner at 151 Advisors

Dennis Henderson, Cofounder & CEO of Ready Mobile

Scott Tibbitts, CEO of Katasi

Deputy Edward Catich

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM: IoT Case Study: Development to Deployment

Moderator: Steve Brumer, Partner at 151 Advisors

Shelby Noakes, Director, M2M & IoT Sales at T-Mobile

Chetan Chaudhary, Head of IoT Business Unit at Twilio

Brian Garrepy, Director, Business Development at IoT Safety Solutions

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Ready Mobile Networking Reception

After APP-SOLUTELY IoT, join us for a glass of wine at the Ready Mobile Networking Reception with leaders from the wireless ecosystem.

Ken Briodagh is a writer and editor with more than a decade of experience under his belt. He is in love with technology and if he had his druthers would beta test everything from shoe phones to flying cars.

Edited by Mandi Nowitz

Editorial Director

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