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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When:
December 18, 2018
9:00AM - 5:15PM
Where:
Futian Shangri-La, Shenzhen
4088 Yi Tian Road, Futian District
Shenzhen 518048 China
Shangri-la.com

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.

Speakers

Harry Shum
Executive Vice President, AI & Research, Microsoft
Shirley Strachan
General Manager IoT Device Experience Sales, APAC Region, Microsoft
Crystal Ju
Senior Program Manager, Industrial IoT and Strategic Engagement, Azure IoT, Microsoft
Josh Nash
Principal Product Planner, Microsoft Azure Sphere
Joe Lin
Greater China Region Lead, IoT Cloud Solutions, Microsoft
Tim Zhan
Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft
Ben Kotvis
Managing Architect, BlueMetal
Crystal Yin
Sales Director, IoT Device Experience, APAC Region, Microsoft
Alex Dai
Marketing Director of JIMI Group, Vice President of JIMI Overseas Dept., JIMI Group
Andy Lee
Product Director, Huawei Intelligent Computing Atlas, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Ken Yip
CEO, Perspicace Intelligence Technology
Cao Wenbin
CTO and Co-founder, Guangzhou Gump Come Information technology Co., Ltd.
Jianfeng Yan
Product Director, Envision Energy
Stanley Li
Senior Product Marketing Manager, Microsoft
Jie Su
Senior Program Manager, Microsoft
Fei Zhou
Senior Software Development Engineer, Microsoft
Lit Li
Principal Technical Evangelist, Microsoft
Scott Liu
Software Engineer, Microsoft
Scarlett Li
Senior Research Program Manager, Microsoft
Jacky Wu
Technical Evangelist, Microsoft
Johnson Tao
Principle Solution Specialist, Microsoft
Way Li
BD Director, YITU Technology
Zhao Li
Co-founder & CRO, Clobotics

Agenda

Title
Time
Description
Executive Welcome
Shirley Strachan General Manager IoT Device Experience Sales, APAC Region, Microsoft
9:20AM - 9:25AM

Speech by Shenzhen Government Leader
9:25AM - 9:35AM

Executive Keynote
Shirley Strachan General Manager IoT Device Experience Sales, APAC Region, Microsoft
9:35AM - 10:00AM

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

Executive Keynote
Harry Shum Executive Vice President, AI & Research, Microsoft
10:00AM - 11:00AM

Microsoft is providing Intelligent Cloud, Intelligent Edge to the world which is more and more like a computer. With Cloud service more and more deployed into real business and people’s mindset, Microsoft sees the opportunity coming with Intelligent Edge as well. 20B IoT device will be built by CY2020. Most of the Edge IoT device will be Intelligent, how Microsoft drive the tide of IoT&AI in the Silicon valley of China, Shenzhen. Harry Shum, EVP of Microsoft, lead of Microsoft research and Bing service, will share how Microsoft is enabling partners across the IoT value chain with AI, Intelligent cloud, Intelligent Edge.

Morning Break
11:00AM - 11:20AM
Intelligent Edge and Intelligent Cloud
Crystal Ju Senior Program Manager, Azure, Microsoft
11:20AM - 12:00PM

How do you accelerate IoT and optimize opportunities to grow revenue and profitability? Success in IoT requires a mindset in innovation, in business model and in partnership. Microsoft is enabling partners across the IoT value chain to design, build and scale repeatable IoT solutions from edge to cloud.

Addressing the Challenges of IoT Security with Azure Sphere
Josh Nash Principal Product Planner, Azure Sphere, Microsoft
11:20 - 12:00PM

Learn how organizations around the world are building and securing the next generation of end-to-end IoT solutions. Learn how you can simplify your IoT journey, secure your solutions from device to the cloud and take advantage of more choice and openness to create enterprise-grade IoT and edge solutions.

Building Intelligent Edge Solutions with Microsoft IoT and other Technology Programs
Joe Lin Greater China Region Lead, IoT Cloud Solutions, Microsoft
Tim Zhan Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft
Guest: Ben Kotvis Managing Architect, BlueMetal
12:00PM - 12:45PM

Learn how innovations in IoT Edge technologies, Cognitive 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 deploy scalable, repeatable solutions.

The 4 Steps of Digital Transformation
Crystal Yin Sr. Sales Manager, IoT Device Experience, Microsoft
Alex Dai VP, Jimi
12:45PM - 1:15PM

Learn about the four stages of digital transformation which companies go through as they leverage the capabilities of the Intelligent Cloud and the Intelligent Edge. Learn how to develop profitable, sustainable and scalable business models in a variety of partnership and commercial scenarios. Learn how to save money for you and your customers, and how to monetize new opportunities.

Lunch Break
1:15PM - 2:15PM
Transforming Your Business
Optional Track 1
Crystal Yin Sr. Sales Manager, IoT Device Experience, Microsoft
Johnson Tao Principle Solution Specialist, IoT Device Experience, Microsoft
Guest Speakers:  Andy Li, Intelligent Computing Atlas Product Director, Huawei+Way Li, Director of Business development, Yitu – Azure IoT Edge+AI; Ken Yip, CEO, Perspicace – Smart Home; Wenbin Cao, CTO, Gump Come – Smart Retail; Jianfeng Yan, Product Director, Envision Energy
2:15PM - 4:30PM

Building on the morning keynote, learn how other companies have approached business model transformation, and learn how the four stages of digital transformation can apply to your organization. Discuss issues and ideas with a panel of industry experts.

Building Your Intelligent Edge

Tim Zhan Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft
Jie Su Senior Program Manager, Microsoft
Tim Zhan Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft
Fei Zhou Senior Software Development Engineer, Microsoft
Tim Zhan Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft
Scott Liu Software Engineer, Microsoft
2:15PM - 5:15PM

We dive into recent Microsoft IoT Product innovations, from intelligent edge to intelligent cloud, and advancements in AI that create new reference architecture opportunities.

Azure IoT Solution Accelerators, IoT Central, IoT Hub and IoT Edge
Tim Zhan

Azure Stream Analytics
Jie Su

IoT Edge, AI & ML
Tim Zhan

Windows 10 IoT Core
Fei Zhou

Azure Stack
Tim Zhan

ESP32 in Azure IoT practice
Scott Liu

AI Deep Dive
Optional Track 3
Stanley Li Senior Product Marketing Manager
Scarlett Li Senior Program Manager, Microsoft
Lit Li Principle Technical Evangelist
Clobotics AI Solutions Zhao Li, Co-founder & CRO, Clobotics
Jacky Wu Technical Evangelist
2:15 - 5:15PM

IoT and AI – the new power couple
Stanley Li

AI Tools and Platform
Scarlett Li

New Speech Services and IoT
Lit Li

Clobotics AI Solutions
Zhao Li, Co-founder & CRO, Clobotics

Bot Services, Cognitive Services, and IoT
Jacky Wu

Partner-Customer Matchmaking
Available starting from 11am
All-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.

Sponsored Partner Solution Showcase
Available throughout day
All-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.

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