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Securing Our Connected World: Security at the Intersection of 5G and IoT
12/11/2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
As future 5G wireless networks become intelligent and IoT devices become ubiquitous, there are many security questions that industry, governments and now developers must answer.
Please join us for a dynamic panel discussion featuring executive leadership from Intel, T-Mobile and OasisWorks, Stormsensor where we will discuss the opportunities, obstacles, and path forward for smart cities and a connected world. Our panelists have firsthand experience in IOT technologies, platforms, end customer understanding which is sure to provoke a collaborative discussion amongst them and attendees. Will future 5G networks truly become the platform for industry adoption of IOT products and services?
Additionally, we will discuss how blockchain is helping to solve some of the security challenges posted by off-the-shelf IoT devices, and what industries and companies are leading the charge on trialing these new products.
Naveen Doddenpuneni from Intel Capital will also share Intel’s criteria for investing in 5G and IoT today, and the best pathway for startups seeking capital.
If you’re over the hype and want to hear from people who are creating the 5G future, we’ll see you there.
Jim Brisimitzis, General Partner, 5G Open Innovation Lab (moderator)
Naveen Doddapuneni, Director Security Solutions Engineering at Intel.
Erin Rothman, CEO and Founder, StormSensor
Kevin Cramer, VP of Business Development at OasisWorks.
T-Mobile (speaker coming soon)
More to be announced.