IoT Conference

Join Bosch CEO Dr. Volkmar Denner and some of the world’s most innovative and influential Internet of Things (IoT) leaders as they come together to share strategies, best practices and case studies associated with IoT empowered products, services and solutions.

Day I – Feb 21, 2018

Day I – Feb 21, 2018

09:30am – 11:00am

09:30am – 11:00am

11:00am – 11:30am | Break and Exhibition

11:00am – 11:30am

Break and Exhibition

11:30am – 1:00pm | Breakout Sessions

11:30am – 1:00pm | Breakout Sessions

1:00pm – 2:30pm | Networking Lunch and Exhibition

1:00pm – 2:30pm

Networking Lunch and Exhibition

2:30pm – 4:00pm | Breakout Sessions

4:00pm – 4:30pm | Break & Exhibition

4:00pm – 4:30pm

Break & Exhibition

04:30pm – 6:00pm

6:00pm | Networking Party

6:00pm

Networking Party

Day 1 | 9:30am - 11:00am
Keynotes

Opening Keynote

Dr. Volkmar Denner
CEO, Bosch

Dr. Dieter Zetsche
Chairman of the Board of Management, Daimler AG, Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars

Dr. Frank Appel
CEO, Deutsche Post DHL

Conference Chair and Moderator
Dirk Slama
Chief Alliance Officer, Bosch Software Innovations

Day 1 | 11:30am - 1:00pm

Breakout Session: Autonomous Driving (Stage A)

Session Keynote

Paving the Way to Automated Driving
Jumana Al Sibai
Executive VP Chassis Systems Control, Bosch

The Open Source Approach to Enabling Vehicle Autonomy, from Programming to Simulation and Back
Dr. Nate Koenig
CTO, Open Robotics

How to Build an Autonomously Driving Racecar in Less Than a Year
Annemike Unterschuetz and Tu Pham
Team Leads, Team Formula Student Driverless

Reinventing Rail: A Connected and Automated Modal Shift Solution
Geert Pauwels
CEO, Lineas
Dr. Frank Schmidt
Executive VP, Robert Bosch Engineering

Session Chair and Moderator
Charlie Degutis
Director of Product Management, Highly Automated Driving, Bosch Chassis Systems Control

Day 1 | 11:30am - 1:00pm

Breakout Session: eMobility (Stage B)

Session Keynote

What Would a Future Car Look Like?
Freeman Shen
Founder, Chairman and CEO, WM Motor

Looking Into the Future of eMobility
Prof. Guenther Schuh
RWTH Aachen, CEO, e.GO Mobile

How Connectivity Will Bring eMobility from Niche to Mass
Carolin Reichert
VP eMobility Solutions, Bosch

Enabling eMobility Lightning Talks

Session Chair and Moderator
Bernd Heinrichs
Executive VP, Chief Digital Officer Smart Mobility Solutions, Bosch

Day 1 | 11:30am - 1:00pm

Breakout Session: IoT DevOps (Stage C)

Session Keynote

IoT DevOps
Joshua Corman
CTO, PTC

Securing Modern Applications: The Data Behind DevSecOps
Derek Weeks
VP and DevOps Advocate, Sonatype

Open Source for DevOps
Marko Pascan
Senior DevOps Engineer, Bosch Software Innovations
Jim Zemlin
Executive Director, Linux Foundation

Nobody Can Do I(o)T Alone
Juan Perez
Principal Program Manager, Microsoft Azure IoT
Sofia Ilieva
Senior Consultant, Bosch Software Innovations

Session Chair and Moderator
Oliver Meili
Head of IoT Development and Operations, Bosch Software Innovations

Day 1 | 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Breakout Session: Connected Mobility Services (Stage A)

Session Keynote
The Future of Connected Mobility Services
Dr. Markus Heyn
Member of the Board of Management, Bosch
Dr. Rainer Kallenbach
CEO, Connected Mobility Services

Vehicle Data Analytics Expert Round
Alexandra Mikityuk
Blockchain Solution Architect, Telekom
Manuel Schrenk
Carano
Prof. Thomas Kropf
Senior VP Automotive Systems Integration, Bosch
Alberto Fernandez
Director Product Management, Bosch ETAS

Enabling the Connected Aftermarket across the Vehicle Life Cycle
Alexander Haid
CEO, Caruso

Panel Discussion on Advanced Connected Vehicle Services
Dr. Richard Soley
Executive Director, Industrial Internet Consortium
Prof. Hauswirth
Fraunhofer Institut
Dr. Jesse Jijun Luo
Director, Solution Management and Marketing Europe, Huawei
Olaf Kautz
IoT Portfolio Strategy & Product Management, Bosch Software Innovations
João Barros
Founder and CEO, Veniam

More speakers to be published shortly

Session Chair and Moderator
Christopher Holmes
Managing Director, IDC Insights Asia Pacific

Day 1 | 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Breakout Session: Artificial Intelligence (Stage B)

Session Keynote
Artificial Intelligence – The Next Digital Frontier?
Dr. Michael Chui
Partner, McKinsey Global Institute

Session Keynote

The Next Generation of Machine Intelligence
Nigel Toon
CEO, Graphcore

Dr. Christoph Peylo
Global Head Bosch Center for Artificial Intelligence, Bosch

Artificial Intelligence Lightning Talk Session
TerraLoupe
Merantix
Twentybn
Freiheit
Gestalt Robotics

Session Chair and Moderator
Dr. Peter Breuer
Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

Day 1 | 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Breakout Session: Connected Agriculture (Stage C)

Session Keynote

How Technology is Mastering Global Challenges
Nena Stoiljkovic
VP Blended Finance and Partnerships, IFC

Smart Farming
Tobias Menne
Global Head Digital Farming, Bayer

Agriculture Lightning Talks

IoT: Internet of Trees and Internet of Wine
Emma Nogueira 
Director Agriculture, Bosch

Disease Prediction
Ryosuke Suzuki
Project Leader Plantect, Bosch

Bigger Doesn’t Always Mean Better
Andrew Bate
Founder of SwarmFarm Robotics, Director of Bendee Farming

Session Chair and Moderator
Ros Harvey
Founder and MD, The Yield

Day 1 | 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Keynotes

Autonomous Driving: From Technology Innovation to Production Systems
Dr. Dirk Hoheisel
Member of the Board of Management, Bosch

Jack Little
Founder and CEO, MathWorks

Executive Panel
Discussion on Autonomous Driving

Dr. Dirk Hoheisel
Member of the Board of Management, Bosch
Jack Little
Founder and CEO, MathWorks
Rob Csongor
VP, NVIDIA
Dr. Nate Koenig
CTO, Open Robotics

Digitalization and Mobility for All
Johann Jungwirth
Chief Digital Officer, Volkswagen

Conference Chair and Moderator
Dirk Slama
Chief Alliance Officer, Bosch Software Innovations