Why You Should Attend

Microsoft is doubling down on IoT, and recently announced a $5B IoT investment that will enable you to drive more customer value and profitability to your bottom line. Attending this event will show you how you can leverage this investment and Microsoft's partner ecosystem to drive new IoT growth opportunities for your business.

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January 22, 2019
9:30AM - 6:30PM
Tokyo Conference Center Ariake
Ariake Central Tower 3F/4F, 3-7-18 Ariake Koto-ku
Tokyo 135-0063 Japan

Who Should Attend?

Business and Technical decision makers with an interest in gaining more insights into the latest topics around IoT business transformation, and innovations in IoT security, the intelligent edge, IoT cognitive services, hybrid cloud, and leveraging IoT solution accelerators to build scalable repeatable solutions. By attending, you'll gain actionable insights, deepen partnerships, and unlock the transformative potential of intelligent edge and intelligent cloud solutions. This event will also be a great opportunity to meet and collaborate with Microsoft's customer and partner ecosystem.

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Executive Keynote
Rodney Clark Vice President IoT Sales, Microsoft
Takuya Hirano Japan Country Manager
9:30 - 10:10AM

Greeting and Kick-off by Hirano-san

This session will outline what Microsoft’s $5B investment in IoT means for your IoT business vision by Rodney.

Partner PR Introduction by Hirano-san (TENTATIVE)

Intelligent Edge and Intelligent Cloud
Hiroshi Tokumasu  
Danielle Damasius  
10:10 - 11:20AM

The holy grail of IoT is the ability to easily distribute intelligence between cloud and devices (the edge). Discover how edge innovations will help you find and certify secure edge hardware, monetize edge modules, and build edge-enabled IoT solutions.

Azure IoT by C+E

Azure Sphere by Danielle

Azure Security Center & Digital Twin by C+E

IoT Case Study by guest

Morning Break
11:20 - 11:40AM
Snacks & drinks
Building Intelligent Edge Solutions with Microsoft IoT and other Technology Programs
Daisuke Nakahara  
Takehiro Hirai  
11:40AM - 12:20PM

Learn how innovations in IoT Edge technologies, Cognitve Services and Artificial Intelligence can be easily leveraged to enhance IoT solutions – from simple to complex scenarios. Learn how Distributors, Sis and OEMs can work together to design, build and deply scalable, repeatable solution.

Demo by Daisuke Nakahara

The 4 Steps of Digital Transformation
Andrew Smith Senior Director, Strategy & Operations, IoT Device Experience, Microsoft
12:20 - 1:05PM

Learn how to develop profitable, sustainable and scalable IoT business models by leveraging solution accelerators, designed to minimize the complexity of building and taking to market transformative innovations in the energy, smart building and home, healthcare, retail, security and surveillance and transport and logistics sectors.

Digital Transformation and P/L by Andrew Smith

Partner Guest by TDSL

1:05 - 2:30PM
Industry Sessions: Manufacturing, Retail, Smart Building
Optional Track 1
2:30 - 5:00PM

Manufacturing: by Industry team or PSS

Retail: by PS team or PSS

Smart Building or HoloLens: by PS team or PSS / MTC

Transforming Your Business
Optional Track 2
Tak Shobuya   Satoshi Murabayashi  
2:30 - 5:00PM

We examine different approaches to partnerships that deliver ecosystem success through the design, build and scale of repeatable IoT solutions with Microsoft.​

Building Your Intelligent Edge
Optional Track 3: Technical Session
Daisuke Nakahara   Takehiro Hirai  
2:30 - 5:00PM

We dive into recent Microsoft IoT Product innovations, from intelligent edge to intelligent cloud, and advancements in AI that create new reference architecture opportunities. Experience connecting trigger devices like buttons, lightbulbs, sound sensors, industrial wearables and an AI camera to Azure Hub and Azure Central.

Partner-Customer Matchmaking
Available throughout day

Use our online Matchmaking Tool to meet partners and customers who are looking for new partnership opportunities to design, build and deploy new IoT solutions.

Sponsor Partner Solution Showcase
Available throughout day

Explore our Partner IoT Solution Showcase that will demonstrate the strength in innovation the Microsoft IoT Partner ecosystem is driving in key verticals in collaboration with Microsoft partner ecosystem.

5:00 - 6:30PM

Catering @Expo

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