MongoDB IoT 2014 European City Tour: LONDON

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IoT City Tour series partners:

Pentaho Cloudera Machina Research Inmation Bosch Tech Mahindra Equal Experts

The MongoDB IoT European City Tour comes to London

Tuesday, 16th September 2014

Evolving from the world of Machine to Machine (M2M), the Internet of Things (IoT) blends data from multiple devices and enterprise systems with rich, real time analytics to create new levels of operational insight, efficiency and opportunity. Telematics and mobility, retail and intelligent supply chain management, manufacturing automation, mHealth and patient monitoring, the connected home and smart utility grids are all industries and applications that are emerging from IoT advancements. Please note that the event is complimentary, and space is limited, so please register early.

Hear how MongoDB and its partners are helping organisations to:

  • Deliver operational insight and lower costs
  • Unlock new revenue streams
  • Improve customer service and support

Our speakers for London:

 Joe Morrissey, Vice President EMEA, MongoDB

Welcomes you and offers an up-to-the-minute overview of MongoDB and its specific strategic importance in this industry sector, the changes that IoT is having on society today and how MongoDB is enabling this transformation.

 Emil Berthelsen, Principal Analyst, Machina Research

Will discuss the market landscape for M2M and IoT, and the impact of these market developments on database requirements.

 Joe Drumgoole, SA Technical Director EMEA, MongoDB

Why your Dad's database won't work for IoT. IoT is the next big paradigm shift in computing. The move to super-dense sensor networks creates a completely new set of opportunities and challenges for developers, designers and end-users. In this context we need a new kind of storage medium. Joe also outlines the successful implementation of MongoDB, highlighting use-cases that will strike a chord with almost everyone on the room

 Davy Nys, Vice President EMEA APAC, Pentaho

Analysing the Internet of Things.  Drawing on Pentaho's wide experience in solving customers' big data issues, Davy Nys will position the importance of analytics in the IoT.

  • Understanding the challenges behind data integration & analytics for IoT
  • Future proofing your information architecture for IoT
  • Delivering IoT analytics, now and tomorrow
  • Real customer examples of where Pentaho can help

 Arthur Viegers, Senior Solutions Architect, MongoDB

Managing the Database Complexity. The value of the fast growing class of NoSQL databases is the ability to handle high velocity and volumes of data while enabling greater agility with dynamic schemas. MongoDB gives you those benefits while also providing a rich querying capability and a document model for developer productivity. Arthur Viegers will outline the reasons for MongoDB's popularity in IoT applications and how you can leverage the core concepts of NoSQL to build robust and highly scalable IoT applications.

 Deepak Maheshwari, Head of Digital Enterprise & IoT, Tech Mahindra - In partnership with Bosch SI

Industrial Internet, Smart Factory, Industry 4.0  – all of these concepts are promising to transform the current industrial landscape by leveraging the IoT. In this presentation, Bosch, TechMahindra and MongoDB will present a concrete example that goes from concept to implementation. Learn how advanced handheld tightening tools, user ID cards, wireless indoor localisation technology, M2M asset management and big data can be combined to form a powerful track and trace solution for advanced manufacturing requirements.

 Mark Lewis, Sr. Director of Marketing EMEA., Cloudera

Hadoop and the Future of Data Management.  As Hadoop takes the data management market by storm, organisations are evolving the role it plays in the modern data center. Explore how this disruptive technology is quickly transforming an industry and how you can leverage it today to drive meaningful change in your business.

 Martin Strotton, Equal Experts. Founder of

The IoT and the Self in 2024 - What a future of connected things will mean to you. The year is 2024 and there are 50 billion devices connected to the Internet. They talk to each other but more importantly they talk about you. What are they saying? What will it mean to you? How do you benefit from the new digital landscape? Martin Strotton will forecast what the future might hold with particular reference to how the IoT will revolutionise information about ourselves. Martin and Equal Experts are working on the open source project, 1self, which is a platform for storage, visualisation and correlation of all data about you. The 1self project has a mission to enable personal data for the good of the individual and for the benefit of humanity as a whole.


09:45 - 10:00 Welcome and introduction: Joe Morrissey, MongoDB

10:00 - 10:30 The market landscape for M2M & IoT: Emil Berthelsen, Machina Research

10:30 - 11:00 Why your Dad's database won't work for IoT: Joe Drumgoole, MongoDB

11:00 - 11:15 Coffee break & networking

11:15 - 11:45 Industrial internet, Smart Factory, Industry 4.0: Deepak Maheshwari, Tech Mahindra

11:45 - 12:15 Managing the database complexity: Arthur Viegers, MongoDB

12:15 - 13:00 Walking lunch & networking

13:00 - 13:30 Analysing the IoT: Davy Nys, Pentaho

13:30 - 14:00 Hadoop & the future of Data Management: Mark Lewis, Cloudera

14:00 - 14:15 Coffee break & Networking

14:15 - 14:45 Real time data - The source of corporate intelligence & Agility: Timo Klingenmeier, Inmation

14:45 - 15:15 The IoT & the self in 2024: Martin Strotton, Equal Experts

15:15 - 15:45 Q&A session - all presenters

15:45 - 16:45 Networking & Close


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London SE1 9BU