Agenda

  • Keynotes
  • Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Bandwidth Driven
  • Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Latency Driven
  • Track B: Edge Implementation: Application Deployment & Management
  • Track B: Edge Implementation: Architecture, Security & Networking
  • Track C: Edge Developers Conference
10:00 am
The State of Web 3.0, DApps, and Decentralization
10:00 am | Decentralized Industry
Kyle Ellicott - Chief Labs Officer, Topio Networks
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10:30 am
Everything that Can be Decentralized, Will be Decentralized
10:30 am | Decentralized Industry
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11:00 am
The Unintended Consequences of Platforms
11:00 am | Decentralized Business & Venture
Matt Spoke - Founder, Aion
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11:30 am
Decentralized Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) Network
11:30 am | Decentralized Industry
Hrish Lotlikar - Advisor, SingularityNET
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12:00 pm
Networking Lunch
12:00 pm | Networking
1:30 pm
Panel Session: Will Blockchains Be The Foundation Layer of the Decentralized Stack??
1:30 pm | Decentralized Architecture
Kyle Ellicott - Chief Labs Officer, Topio Networks

Gili Ovadia - VP, Head of Global Business Development, Orbs
Cooper Kunz - Developer Evangelist, Hedera Hashgraph
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2:00 pm
Fireside: The New Standard for Digital Asset Custody
2:00 pm | Decentralized Industry
Kyle Ellicott - Chief Labs Officer, Topio Networks

Diogo Mónica - Co-Founder and President, Anchorage
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2:30 pm
Data Storage Wars In A Decentralized Future
2:30 pm | Decentralized Architecture
Saswata Basu - CEO & Founder, 0chain
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3:00 pm
Fireside Session: Are Smart Contracts The Traffic Cop for Data in a Decentralized Application World?
3:00 pm | Decentralized Architecture
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3:30 pm
The Internet as we Know It, Is Broken
3:30 pm | Decentralized Architecture
Cole Crawford - CEO & Founder, Vapor IO
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4:00 pm
Fireside Session: What Are Decentralized Driven Business Models??
4:00 pm | Decentralized Business & Venture
Joel Neidig - CEO, SIMBA Chain
Biser Dimitrov - Enterprise Blockchain Architect, Tata Consulting
Robert Mao - Founder & CTO, ArcBlock
Kent Makishima - CEO & Co-Founder, Armada Chain
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4:30 pm
Panel Session: Token Economics and Models for Applications
4:30 pm | Decentralized Architecture
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5:00 pm
Blockchains to Decentralization Applications: The Future of DApps in the Enterprise
5:00 pm | Decentralized Business & Venture
Kyle Ellicott - Chief Labs Officer, Topio Networks

Biser Dimitrov - Enterprise Blockchain Architect, Tata Consulting
Joel Neidig - CEO, SIMBA Chain
Robert Mao - Founder & CTO, ArcBlock
Kent Makishima - CEO & Co-Founder, Armada Chain
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5:10 pm
Panel Session: Investing in the Future of Compute and Applications (DApps)
5:10 pm | Decentralized Business & Venture
Angela Dalton - Managing Partner of Technology, Signum Global Advisors
Galen Danziger - Co-Founder & CTO, Mousebelt Accelerator
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7:45 am
Welcome Coffee & One to One Meetings
7:45 am | Networking
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Pre-Keynote Briefing : The State of the Edge
Keynotes
7:45 am
Jim Davis - Founder & Principal Analyst, Edge Research Group
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8:30 am
Welcome & Chair’s Introduction
Keynotes
8:30 am
Maribel Lopez - Founder & Principal Analyst, Lopez Research
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8:40 am
Clarifying the Edge Opportunity for the Enterprise
Keynotes
8:40 am | Use Case Perspective
Alan Boehme - CTO & IT Innovation Officer, Proctor & Gamble
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9:05 am
Autonomous Vehicles at the Edge
Keynotes
9:05 am | Use Case Perspective
Arjun Narang - Co-Founder & CTO, Gatik
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9:30 am
Edge Requirements for the Connected Vehicle
Keynotes
9:30 am | Use Case Perspective
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10:00 am
Networking Refreshment Break & One to One Meetings
10:00 am | Networking
11:00 am
Virtual Reality Requirements for Edge Computing
Keynotes
11:00 am | Use Case Perspective
Amy Peck - Senior Director of Enterprise Content, HTC Vive Studios
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11:25 am
Augmented Reality & Gaming Driving the Edge
Keynotes
11:25 am | Use Case Perspective
Phil Keslin - Chief Technology Officer and Founder, Niantic (creators of Pokemon Go)
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11:50 am
The $4.1Trillion Edge Economy
Keynotes
11:50 am | Edge Economics
Chetan Sharma - CEO & Founder, Chetan Sharma Consulting
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12:15 pm
New Compute Architectures Advancing Edge Capabilities
Keynotes
12:15 pm | Edge Economics
Steve Jurvetson - CoFounder, Future Ventures
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12:40 pm
Networking Lunch & One to One Meetings
12:40 pm | Networking
2:00 pm
Track Chairman’s Introduction
Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Latency Driven
2:00 pm | Use Case Perspective
James Staten - VP & Principal Analyst, Edge Compute, Forrester Research
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Managing Data Security at the Edge
Track B: Edge Implementation: Architecture, Security & Networking
2:00 pm | Implementation Insight
Shashi Sastry - Director of Product Management, ABB
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Developer Workshop: LF Edge Zephyr RTOS
Track C: Edge Developers Conference
2:00 pm - 15.15 | Developer Education
Balaji Ethirajulu - Chair, Marketing Committee, LF Edge (Linux Foundation)
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2:05 pm
Telcos as Edge Users – Virtualizing the Network
Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Latency Driven
2:05 pm | Use Case Perspective
Christos Kolias - Principal (Co-founder, NFV), Orange
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2:30 pm
Panel Session : Virtualizing the Telco Network – the Anchor Edge Application for Telcos?
Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Latency Driven
2:30 pm | Use Case Perspective
Joe Madden - Principal Analyst, Mobile Experts
Mark Bridges - Vice President, Future Infrastructure Group, Office of the CTO, CableLabs
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Panel Session : Security & Privacy Challenges at the Edge
Track B: Edge Implementation: Architecture, Security & Networking
2:30 pm | Implementation Insight
Vandana Mansharamani - Security Product Manager, SAP
Andreas Vogel - AI Ethic Expert, Independent
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2:50 pm
Edge Cloud: Are We There Yet?
Track B: Edge Implementation: Architecture, Security & Networking
2:50 pm | Implementation Insight
Yuval Bachar - Principal Hardware Architect - Azure Platform, Microsoft
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3:00 pm
Networking Refreshment Break & One to One Meetings
3:00 pm | Networking
4:00 pm
Case Study: Enabling the Edge for Multiplayer Gaming
Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Latency Driven
4:00 pm | Use Case Perspective
Lynn Perry - CEO, Haste
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Mesh Networking for the Edge
Track B: Edge Implementation: Architecture, Security & Networking
4:00 pm | Implementation Insight
Todd Papaioannou - COO, Edgeworx
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Developer Workshop: Eclipse Edge Tools – ioFog and Fog05
Track C: Edge Developers Conference
4:00 pm - 17:15 | Developer Education
Frédéric Desbiens - Program Manager, IoT and Edge Computing, Eclipse Foundation
Kilton Hopkins - CEO, Edgeworx
Angelo Corsaro - CTO, ADLINK
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4:30 pm
Panel Session: Autonomous Edge Control for Vehicles, Drones & Robotics
Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Latency Driven
4:30 pm | Use Case Perspective
James Staten - VP & Principal Analyst, Edge Compute, Forrester Research

Greg Belaus - Network Infrastucture, Uber Elevate
Mark Godwin - Co-Founder & CTO, Boxbot
Rich Arnold - Executive Director, Strategy and Corporate Development for Wi-Tronix LLC, Wi-Tronix (US leading provider for Autonomous Heavy Rail)
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Towards Differentiated Services in a Converged Edge Cloud with Private 5G, SD-WAN & Local Compute
Track B: Edge Implementation: Architecture, Security & Networking
4:30 pm | Implementation Insight
Ramki Krishnan - Lead Technologist, Open Source, VMware
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5:00 pm
Panel Session: Managing Diversity at the Edge: from the device to the aggregation point
Track B: Edge Implementation: Architecture, Security & Networking
5:00 pm | Implementation Insight
Balaji Ethirajulu - Chair, Marketing Committee, LF Edge (Linux Foundation)
Rags Srinivasan - Representative, Kinetic Edge Alliance
Pierre-Damien Vaujour - Co-Founder, Loft Orbital
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5:30 pm
Networking Reception
5:30 pm | Networking
7:45 am
Analyst Breakfast Briefings
7:45 am | Networking
Roy Chua - Founder & Principal, AvidThink
Joe Madden - Principal Analyst, Mobile Experts
Kyle Ellicott - Chief Labs Officer, Topio Networks
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8:30 am
Chair’s Opening
8:30 am
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8:40 am
Carrier Strategies for the Enhanced Edge
Keynotes
8:40 am | Service Provider Strategies for the Edge
Vishy Gopalakrishnan - Vice President, Ecosystem & Innovation, AT&T
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9:10 am
Reaching the Edge from the Cloud
Keynotes
9:10 am | Service Provider Strategies for the Edge
Adrian Cockcroft - VP Cloud Architecture Strategy, Amazon Web Services
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9:50 am
The New Network Innovators Driving the Edge
Keynotes
9:50 am | Service Provider Strategies for the Edge
Iyad Tarazi - President and CEO, Federated Wireless
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10:20 am
Networking Refreshment Break & One to One Meeting
10:20 am | Networking
11:20 am
Panel Session: Service Provider Strengths & Collaboration to Efficiently Serve Market Needs
Keynotes
11:20 am | Service Provider Strategies for the Edge
Paul Savill - Senior Vice President, Core Network & Technology Solutions, CenturyLink
Alex Reznik - Chairman Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC), ETSI
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11:50 am
Panel Session: The Investment Outlook for the Edge
Keynotes
11:50 am | Edge Economics
Philippe Cases - CEO, Topio Networks

Michael Dolbec - Executive Managing Director, GE Ventures
Maryanna Saenko - Co-Founder, Future Ventures
Andile Ngcaba - Chairman & Founder, Convergence Partners
Todd H Poole - Associate Director, HPE Pathfinder
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12:30 pm
Edge Woman of the Year Award Presentation
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12:30 pm | Networking
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12:40 pm
Networking Lunch Break & One to One Meetings
12:40 pm | Networking
2:00 pm
Panel Session : Running AI at the Edge
Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Bandwidth Driven
2:00 pm | Use Case Perspective
Param Singh - Head of Platforms and Partnerships, IoT BU, Cisco

Brian Chambers - Lead Enterprise Architect and Chief Technologist, Chick-fil-A
Asif Khan - Engineering Lead, Alexa AI, Amazon
John Burkey - CEO, Brighten Ai
Richard Newman - Co-Founder & CTO, Reliant Solutions
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Panel Session: Silicon & Hardware Advances Driving Capabilities at the Edge
Track B: Edge Implementation: Application Deployment & Management
2:00 pm | Implementation Insight
Jon Gelsey - CEO, Xnor.ai
Nader Salessi - Founder & CEO, NGD Systems
Gilles Hamou - CEO & Co-Founder, UPMEM
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Developer Workshop : AWS Outposts
Track C: Edge Developers Conference
2:00 pm - 15.15 | Developer Education
Meena Gowdar - Senior Product Manager, Amazon Web Services
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2:30 pm
Serverless for the Edge
Track B: Edge Implementation: Application Deployment & Management
2:30 pm | Implementation Insight
Chetan Venkatesh - CEO & Co-Founder, Macrometa
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2:55 pm
Building IoT Apps with Serverless Edge Computing
Track B: Edge Implementation: Application Deployment & Management
2:55 pm | Implementation Insight
James Thomason - CTO & Co-Founder, EDJX
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3:20 pm
Networking Refreshment Break & One to One Meeting
3:20 pm | Networking
4:00 pm
The Edge Enabling the Smart City
Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Bandwidth Driven
4:00 pm | Use Case Perspective
Tony Batalla - Chief Technology Officer, City of San Leandro
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Case Study: Deploying at the Edge with Kubernetes
Track B: Edge Implementation: Application Deployment & Management
4:00 pm | Implementation Insight
Brian Chambers - Lead Enterprise Architect and Chief Technologist, Chick-fil-A
Alex Crane - Cloud Architect, Chick-fil-A
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Developer Workshop: Get Started with LF Edge’s Project EVE and EdgeX Foundry 
Track C: Edge Developers Conference
4:00 pm - 17:15 | Developer Education
Roman Shaposhnik - Governing Board Member and leader of Project EVE, LF Edge; Co-founder, VP Product and Strategy, ZEDEDA Inc
Aaron Williams - Developer Relations and Communities Lead, ZEDEDA
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4:30 pm
Edge Processing in Video Surveillance
Track A: Edge Application Requirements - Bandwidth Driven
4:30 pm | Use Case Perspective
Jumbi Edulbehram - VP Global Cloud Services, Avigilon
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Panel Session: Deploying & Managing Applications at the Edge
Track B: Edge Implementation: Application Deployment & Management
4:30 pm | Implementation Insight
Jason Andersen - Vice President, Strategy and Business Line Management, Stratus Technologies
Mark Thiele - Executive Director, Edge Cloud, Edge Gravity by Ericsson
Simon Crosby - CTO, Swim.ai
Bill Pugh - Founder & Managing Parter, Smart Connections
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8:00 am
About This Workshop (Please Read)
8:00 am | Edge Economics
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8:30 am
Introduction
8:30 am | Edge Economics
Jean Marc Frangos - Advisor, Fujitsu Open Innovation Gateway
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8:40 am
Edge Economic Models : Model 1
8:40 am | Edge Economics
Joe Madden - Principal Analyst, Mobile Experts
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9:10 am
Edge Economic Models: Model 2
9:10 am | Edge Economics
Frank Rayal - Founding Partner, Xona Partners
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9:40 am
Edge Economic Models: Model 3
9:40 am | Edge Economics
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10:10 am
Open Discussion Session
10:10 am | Edge Economics
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10:30 am
Refreshment Break
10:30 am | Networking
11:00 am
Interactive Moderated Discussion
11:00 am | Edge Economics
Jean Marc Frangos - Advisor, Fujitsu Open Innovation Gateway
Joe Madden - Principal Analyst, Mobile Experts
Frank Rayal - Founding Partner, Xona Partners
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12:30 pm
Lunch & Discussion
12:30 pm | Networking
1:30 pm
Close & Depart
1:30 pm
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