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Internet of Things – Trends and Challenges in Standardization

Geneva, Switzerland, 18  February 2014


Tuesday, 18 february 2014

– The event will incorporate exhibits from industry, government, research institutes and academia. STMicroelectronics will showcase its Smart Home concept, while the European OpenIOT project will be presented by the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL). Japan’s National Institute of Information and Communications (NICT) will display its medical body area network, with new ITU-T member SAP displaying videos highlighting some of its work in the field. In addition ORBIWISE will show its IoT platform and finally there will be an exhibit from Yokosuka Telecom Research Park (YRP).  Participants are invited to visit the exhibition during coffee breaks.

08:30 - 09:00


09:00 - 09:30

Opening Session

Welcome remarks by TSB Director: Malcolm Johnson, ITU/TSB [ Biography ]

Opening remarks by Workshop Chairman: Alain Louchez, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA  [ Biography ]

Keynote presentation: Internet of Things, Creating new Opportunities for the Enterprise: Daniel Faulk, SAP AG [ Biography | Abstract | Presentation ]

09:30​ - 10:30​

Session 1: Status of current and future ITU activities in IoT and associated domains

Session Chair: Wei Feng, Huawei, China [ Biography ]

​10:30 - 11:00
Coffee Break - supported by
11:00 - 12:30

Session 2: Worldwide perspective on IoT-related activities from other standards developing organizations

Session Chair: Marco Carugi, China Unicom, China [ Biography ]

​12:30 - 14:00


​14:00 - 15:30

​Session 3: Contribution to IoT and related standards from the open-source community

Session Chair: Jeff Evans, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA [ Biography ]

15:30 - 16:00
Coffee Break - supported by
16:00 - 17:30

Session 4: Latest developments in IoT-related technology from academia and research institutes

Session Chair: Hyoung Jun Kim, ETRI, Korea [ Biography ]

17:45 - 18:45

Conclusion Session - Workshop Highlights and Action Items

Workshop Chairman: Alain Louchez, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA) [ Biography