Sheffield IoT Meetup: IoT Start-Up to Scale-Up

The theme for 2 March is hearing from Internet of Things (IoT) technology start-up to scale-up businesses about their journeys.

Location:

The meeting will be held ONLINE using Blackboard Collaborate – the link to join will be sent to those who have registered via Eventbrite in due course.

Speakers: (5-15 min talks):

Mark Davies, Ioetec - Welcome

Keynote

Dimitrios Spiliopoulos, Senior IoT Go-To-Market Manager, EMEA, Amazon Web Services – How AWS is supporting the IoT ecosystem

Start-up to scale-up stories - from early to later stage:

Mark Davies, CEO and Co-founder, Ioetec

Aleksandra Sekowska, Chief Operating Officer, Proxigroup

Mauro Arruda, Chief Executive Officer, Smartia

Furqan Alamgir, Founder and CEO, Connexin

Regional updates

Steve Jubb and Oktay Cetinkaya– The Antennas Project, Pitch-In, enabling our regional IoT capability

Andy Saunders, Head of Partnerships, IoT Tribe- Connected Places Accelerator

Ceri Batchelder, Super Connector – TEAM SY project (Tech Ecosystem Acceleration and Market-making South Yorkshire), Capital Enterprise

Time permitting, we will host an open 5 minutes towards the end for anyone wishing to shout about their relevant IoT activity / events / interests.

Timings:

• 11:20 – JOIN BLACKBOARD COLLABORATE (link will be sent in advance)

• 11:30 – WELCOME & INTRODUCTION

• 11:35 – TALKS

• 13:15 – WRAP-UP

Our aims are to:

- Create a vibrant group around IoT and cybersecurity that enables individuals and organisations to share their capability and stimulate discussion and collaboration (sales-type pitches are discouraged).

- Enable real-world IoT applications, through facilitating technology research/development and commercial progress.

- Help position Sheffield as a leading IoT centre and lay the groundwork for larger events/activities that reinforce this reputation.

We will follow Sheffield Digital’s code of conduct for meetups. If you require any further information or support, please don't hesitate to contact: pitch-in-enquiries@sheffield.ac.uk

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More details and get tickets from: www.eventbrite.co.uk

More Information

Sheffield IoT Meetup is for those interested in the Internet of Things - everyone is welcome!

Our aims are to:

- Create a vibrant group around IoT and cybersecurity that enables individuals and organisations to share their capability and stimulate discussion and collaboration (sales-type pitches are discouraged).
- Enable real-world IoT applications, through facilitating technology research/development and commercial progress.
- Help position Sheffield as a leading IoT centre and lay the groundwork for larger events/activities that reinforce this reputation.

The meetup is led by:
Ioetec: A Sheffield based IoT start-up working to improve cyber security for IoT devices

With sponsorship from:
Pitch-In: A collaborative project, led by the University of Sheffield, connecting capabilites to support IoT adoption

Additional supporters include:
Things Network Sheffield, SmartSheffield, IoT Security Foundation