Rob Tiffany is Vice President and Head of IoT Strategy at Ericsson where he drives strategy and execution at the intersection of 5G, Edge computing and the Internet of Things.He joined Ericsson in 2018 from Enterprise IoT, where was he was Founder and CEO. There he created an Edge computing system powered by Digital Twins that targeted enterprises and industrials. As CTO and Global Product Manager at Hitachi, he received the Presidential “Product of the Year” award for designing the Lumada Industrial IoT platform that landed in Gartner’s “Visionary Quadrant.” Spending most of his career at Microsoft, Rob was the Global Technology Lead for IoT where he incubated the Azure IoT cloud platform and co-authored its reference architecture. Prior to Microsoft, Rob was the Co-Founder of NetPerceptor where he developed one of the industry’s earliest Mobile Device Management (MDM/EMM) platforms for smartphones.A bestselling author and frequent keynote speaker, Rob serves on the boards of SmartCitiesWorld, the Washington State IoT Council & Kapios Health. He’s the Executive Director of the Moab Foundation focused on global sustainability and is routinely ranked as one of the top IoT experts and influencers in the world by Inc Magazine, Onalytica and others.View the profile
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It all starts with connecting people, machines, and environmental systems to facilitate communication and the sharing of knowledge. I believe thoughtfully capturing data about the world around us will make the invisible, visible. The unknown will become known. The remote, local. Our ability to digitize and analyze the planet and its ecosystems will help us solve the world’s most challenging problems and achieve many of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Alright everyone. Welcome to iot slam 20. We're all doing this from home here. So today I'm going to talk to you about tackling the United Nations sustainable development goals with internet of things and analytics and you know connectivity digital Technologies. My name is Rob Tiffany. So Imma Be. Erickson I'm head of kind of our iot data strategy also on the side, you know, I'm kind of Ibis non-profit charity. It's called the moab's foundation where I focus on things like what I'm going to be
talking about today how you can use this technology for good, you know, so little different from focusing on business outcomes, like we normally do and we think it by OT or especially industrial iot. We're going to put a different spin on this and show you how we can use the same Technologies to really make a difference in the world and society and their environment and things like that. So without further Ado. Yeah, let's let's go ahead and dive in here. So what do I want you to learn about in the session today, you know for starters. I'm going to
give you a brief overview of the United Nations sustainable development goals for 17 of them in case you've never heard of this. We don't know much about him. I'm going to kind of walk you through those to give you a brief overview. So you can know what they are most of them and show you how we could use some of these familiar iot and analytics Technologies took to make an impact on those goals are kind of wrap up with some of the challenges that will need to overcome in order to make this a reality and then you know in the end I'm hoping you'll
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