26 February - 1 March 2018

Press Zone Exhibitor Zone


IoT Security And Drones – Creating A Connected And Secure Future

GSMA Seminars

Date & Time

Wednesday, 28 Feb

12:00 - 14:00


CC1 Room 1.5


Session 1: Securing a Better Future
With 30 billion connected devices by 2026, the risk of cybersecurity breaches, leaked customer data, destroyed reputations and costly remediation is increasing exponentially. Without security, the Internet of Things will cease to exist. IoT companies must avoid short cuts to guarantee end-to-end security and allow the IoT market to scale to create a connected, secure, intelligent and sustainable future.
Join leading industry experts to discover:
·        Live hack: witness how easily devices can be compromised if not secured properly
·        IoT security best practices and assessment frameworks
·        IoT security certification and recent regulatory developments in the EU and US

Session 2: Creating a Better Future with Drones
Catering to numerous industries and use cases, drones are a rapidly emerging sector within the IoT. Their versatile application range and access to real-time data will make them valued additions to modern life, helping to make cities smarter and improve quality of life for citizens.
Join leading industry experts to discover:
·        Use cases
·        New challenges for the drone industry and how to address them
·        Network coverage and secure communication enabled by mobile operators
·        SIM card capabilities to enhance safety and security

Session 1
Ian Smith, IoT Security Lead, GSMA
Francisco José Ramírez Vicente, Security Researcher, ElevenPaths, Telefonica
Carlos Carazo, CTO Internet of Things, Telefónica
Apostolos Malatras, Network and Information Security Expert, ENISA
Katerina Megas, Program Manager Cybersecurity for the IoT Program, Commercial Adoption Lead for the Trusted Identities Group, NIST

Session 2
Joerg Brinkmeyer, CEO, Globe UAV
Matt Fanelli, Director of Strategy, Skyward, a Verizon Company
Graham Trickey, Head of Internet of Things, GSMA 
Lars Wemme, Head of Product Line Mobile Security, Infineon