Hong Kong IoT Conference 2019 – Connected WorldConnected Business
 

The Hong Kong IoT Conference was concluded with flying colour on 14 June, 2019, gathering close to 600 delegate from a spectrum of industries. It became a high-level meeting point for industry leaders and experts to discuss and exchange ideas.

 

The trending topics covered include Industry 4.0, A.I., blockchain, data-driven retail business etc., and the conference was inaugurated by Mr. Nicholas Yang, GBS, JP, Secretary for Innovation and Technology and other distinguished guests. Representing different sectors, the guests wore an IoT-powered thumb pointing at the LED wall, igniting business connectivity and unleashing the power of IoT. 

 

Mr. Nicholas Yang also delivered an opening address that highlighed the potential of IoT, “The rapid advancement of IoT technologies is creating endless possibilities for enterprises and the Government.”

 

Mr. Andy Bien, President of Hong Kong IoT Industry Advisory Council/CIO of The Airport Authority HK delivered the welcome remarks, and emphasized the importance of companies to possess professional skills and strategy, in order to analyse the massive data collected from IoT devices.

 

Keynote and plenary speakers from Huawei Cloud, Epicor Software, OpenCertHub, Qingdao Haier Biomedical Cisco Systems, Solace Corporation, GS1 Hong Kong, etc took the stage and shared their insights, while the 3 breakout tracks – Smart Mobility, Smart Supply Chain and Consumer Journey - drew world-leading and award-winning specialists sharing their IoT applications to maximize the benefits of IoT adoption in business operation, paving the way to smarter business, better life.

 

The conference foyer saw our 3D logo floating in mid-air, provided by a 3D holographic animation company Infanity 3D, and the presence of two robots, Pepper and Nao, engaging delegates with some fun and interesting IoT facts. Other solution providers also demonstrated the newest IoT technologies with interactive showcases.

 

The one-day conference served as a valuable platform for industry leaders from public and private sectors to exchange ideas and insights, as well as sparkle new ideas. To learn more from the world-class innovators and industry leaders, download the selected presentation here by registering for free.
 

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Stepped into its 7th edition, the Hong Kong IoT Conference 2019 continues to serve as an efficient platform for industry practitioners to discover how IoT is adopted to meet different market needs and to exchange expertise. The Conference is expected to attract over 500 experts and industry practitioners and will cover a vast range of topics in Smart Mobility, Smart Supply Chain and Consumer Journey.


Programme at a Glance
 

Time

Description

8:45-9:15

Event Registration

9:15-9:20

Welcome Remarks
- Mr. Andy BIEN, President, HK Internet of Things Industry Advisory Council/CIO, The Airport Authority of HK

9:20-9:35

Opening Address by Guest of Honour
- Mr. Nicholas W. YANG, GBS, JP, Secretary for Innovation and Technology, ITB, HKSAR Government
 

Opening Ceremony Officiating Guests
- Mr. Nicholas W. YANG, GBS, JP, Secretary for Innovation and Technology, ITB, HKSAR Government
- Mr. Victor Lam, JP, Government Chief Information Officer, OGCIO, HKSAR Government
- The Hon. Charles MOK, JP, Legislative Council Member
- Mr. Andy BIEN, President, HK Internet of Things Industry Advisory Council/CIO, The Airport Authority of HK
- Mr. Peter YAN, Chief Executive Officer, Hong Kong Cyberport Management Co Ltd
- Mr. Albert WONG, Chief Executive Officer, Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation
- Ms. Anna LIN, JP, FCILT, Chief Executive, GS1 Hong Kong

9:35-10:00
 

Keynote Session : IoT, Build a Better Connected World
- Mr. Aaron WANG, VP of IoT Service Product Dept, Huawei Cloud

10:00-10:20

Plenary Session (1) : Preparing and Starting Your Industry 4.0 Journey and the Epicor Connected Enterprise
- Mr. Billy LUI, Business Solutions Director, Asia, Epicor Software

10:20-10:40

Morning Refreshment Break & Visit to the Marketplace

10:40-10:55

Plenary Session (2) : The Engine of AI Economy: Certified Professionals for Apache Projects (CPFA)
- Dr. Toa CHARM, Chairman, OpenCertHub

10:55-11:15

Plenary Session (3) : Haier IoT Solutions for Vaccine, Blood and Reagent Management
- Mr. Xueliang LIU, QC Director, Qingdao Haier Biomedical Co Ltd

11:15-11:35

Plenary Session (4) : Redefining Cities in the Age of Digital Transformation
- Ms. Zdravka PASKALEVA NEWMAN, Lead Smart and Connected Communities, APJC, Cisco Systems, Inc.

11:35-11:55

Plenary Session (5) : Hong Kong’s Smart City Resolution -
- Mr. Clarence CHING, Director, Solutions Consultant Solace Corporation 

11:55-12:10

Plenary Session (6) : Data Intelligence Drives Smarter Business
- Dr. Stephen LAM, Chief Operating Officer, GS1 Hong Kong

12:10-12:45

Executive Panel : Connectivity is Key to Maximising IoT Business Values

Moderator:
- Dr. Carmen FUNG, Senior Manager, Electronics Cluster, Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation

Panelist:
- Mr. Aaron WANG, VP of IoT Service Product Dept, Huawei Cloud
- Mr. Billy LUI, Business Solutions Director, Asia, Epicor Software
- Dr. Toa CHARM, Chairman, OpenCertHub
- Mr. Xueliang LIU, QC Director, Qingdao Haier Biomedical Co Ltd
- Mr. Clarence CHING, Director, Solutions Consultant, Solace Corporation
- Dr. Stephen LAM, Chief Operating Officer, GS1 Hong Kong

12:45-14:00

VIP Luncheon (By Invitation only)

Breakout Session

Smart Mobility
(HKICT Awards Winner)

Smart Supply Chain

Consumer Journey

14:15-14:40 

Grand/Gold Award of Smart Logistics IoT – Augmented Airfield Service System (AS2)
Dr. Jerrel LEUNG
Chief Architect, UbiZense Ltd

AI in Supply Chain
Ms. Connie CHEUNG
Head of IBM GCG Watson Customer Engagement, IBM

The Data-driven Retail Business
Mr. Charles TSE
Principal Advisory Consultant,
Alibaba Cloud

14:40-15:05 

Gold Award of Smart Logistics StoreFriendly Go –
Smart Self-storage Service
Ir. Kelvin KO
Group Vice President and Head of Logistics Technology, BPS Global Group

Blockchain Applications in
Smart Supply Chain
Dr. Jeffrey PENG
Head of Blockchain Technology, S.F. Technology Co Ltd

How to secure your IoT Infrastructure?
Mr. Billy FUNG
IoT Business Development Director, Cisco Systems, Inc.

15:05-15:30 

Gold Award of Smart Transportation Robot System for automatic Placement and Collection of Traffic Cones
Mr. Terrie HUNG
Chief Highway Engineer, The Highways Department, HKSAR Government  
&
Dr. Lawrence POON
General Manager(Automotive and Electronic), HK Productivity Council

Smart Supply Chain for Healthcare
Mr. David MOULAND,
Vice President Logistics,
DCH Auriga (Hong Kong) Ltd

Global IOT Management with eSIM
Mr. Yan-Shun LI
Senior Business Manager, China Telecom Global Ltd

15:30-15:50

Afternoon Refreshment Break & Visit to the Marketplace

15:50-16:40

Technology Panel : How to Improve Cybersecurity in A Connected World?

Moderator:
- Ir. Eric CHAN, Chief Public Mission Officer, Hong Kong Cyberport Management Co Ltd

Panelist:

- Mr. Billy FUNG, IoT Business Development Director, Cisco Systems, Inc.
- Mr. Vivek CHUDGAR, Senior Director, Mandiant Consulting, Asia Pacific, FireEye
- Dr. Frederick YIP, Executive Director, Goldjoy Travel
- Mr. Simone RICCETTI, Global OT Security Assessment Global Lead, IBM

16:40-16:45

Lucky Draw and End of the Programme

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