Making Money on the Edge (Internet of Things Applications Europe 2019)

Mr Geoff Mulligan, CTO for IIoT
United States
Vasil Kajcovski, Senior Director - Messaging EMEA

Presentation Summary

The IoT is bringing changes and opportunities to all segments of the consumer and industrial spaces -- not the least of these are new service and data analytics. Jabil and Tibco have partnered to help companies jump into the IoT market and deploy products and services to take advantage of the IoT. This session will introduce the basic concepts and show where your company can easily start to "make money at the edge.

Speaker Biography (Geoff Mulligan)

Geoff Mulligan is the CTO for IIot Jabil and co-founder of Skylight Digital, a developer and consultant on IoT, Privacy and Security, a former White House Presidential Innovation Fellow, and US representative to the ISO Smart and Sustainable Cities project. While serving as a Presidential Innovation Fellow working on Cyber-Physical Systems / IoT he co-created and launched the SmartAmerica Challenge. Mr. Mulligan was the founding Chairman of both the LoRa Alliance, growing it to over 500 members, and the IPSO Alliance, making it the global voice for open standards for the IoT. Jabil is a $20B contract manufacturer that is turning its considerable technology and manufacturing acumen toward delivering on the possibilities and potential of the IoT.
Geoff created and lead the standardization of 6lowpan and helped create and deploy the Arpanet and IP technologies including the original design of IPv6. He helped form and found the Zigbee Alliance and has been instrumental in many key aspects of the embedded Internet - in fact Vint Cerf called Geoff the "Father of the Embedded Internet". As a serial entrepreneur he built start-ups working on email security, next generation Internet technologies, wireless systems and protocol design. He holds over 15 patents, wrote a book on combating SPAM and testified before Congress on electronic commerce and computer security.

Speaker Biography (Vasil Kajcovski)

Vasil Kajcovski is a "digitally-hungry" global entrepreneur, with more than 25 years of experience in the enterprise software industry, combined with extensive vertical industry expertise across different geographies, helping organisations improve their business on all levels, transform into next-generation digital enterprises and stay in-line with the latest business and technology trends.
Throughout his career, Vasil held a variety of senior management roles within the enterprise software industry: starting as a software engineering manager at one of the largest Dutch software houses; continued as founder, managing partner and CIO of enterprise software outsourcing start-up in The Netherlands and served several senior advisory roles, before joining TIBCO in 1997 and currently serving the role of a Senior Director - Messaging Business and Capital Markets for the EMEA region.

Company Profile (Jabil)

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Jabil provides comprehensive electronics design and manufacturing product management services to global electronics and technology companies. Offering complete product supply chain management from facilities in 28 countries, Jabil provides comprehensive, individualized-focused solutions to customers in a broad range of industries. Jabil common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol, "JBL". Further information is available on Jabil's website: External Link.
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Company Profile (TIBCO)

TIBCO fuels digital business by enabling better decisions and faster, smarter
actions through the TIBCO Connected Intelligence Cloud. From APIs and
systems to devices and people, we interconnect everything, capture data
in real time wherever it is, and augment the intelligence of your business
through analytical insights. Thousands of customers around the globe rely on
us to build compelling experiences, energize operations, and propel innovation.
Learn how TIBCO makes digital smarter at External Link.