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June 2017
1 June
Panel Session

THE INTERNET OF THINGS: OVERCOMING OBSTACLES

15:00-16:15 Congress Centre, Conference Hall D3
In discussions about the fourth industrial revolution, a concept which is often mentioned is ‘the Internet of Things’. The Internet of Things refers to an ecosystem of objects which are interlinked by means of being connected to the Internet and which are able to collect and share information from the external environment. In the contemporary world, the Internet of Things has already become prevalent in a wide range of technological applications such as the ‘smart home’, ‘smart parking’ systems, and Apple Watch, among others, and offers consumers benefits such as simplifying workflows, ensuring a safe environment, and saving energy. However, the prevalence of data exchange inherent in such systems is raising concerns about security. What steps should be taken to determine and regulate the amount of personal information companies may collect and how they can use it? Will universal rules be developed and applied, or will regulation remain predominantly the purview of individual nations? Are there technical solutions that can ensure that the Internet of Things remains secure and could advances in blockchain provide a solution? What responsibilities do intermediaries between manufacturers and users bear in the event that the manufacturer breaches the user’s personal data rights?
In partnership with Ulmart
Moderator:
Mike Butcher, Editor-at-Large, TechCrunch Europe
Panellists:
Vladimir Cernavskis, Partner, Head of Telecom, Media and Technology Practice in Russia, McKinsey & Company
Mark Gazit, Chief Executive Officer, ThetaRay
Irmgard Glasmacher, Managing Director – Accenture Strategy, Middle East, Africa, Russia and Turkey
Dmitry Kostygin, Сhairman of the Board of Directors, Ulmart
Andrey Kuzyaev, President, Chairman of the Management Board, Member of the Board of Directors, ER-Telecom Holding
Sven Wagenknecht, Editor-in-Chief, BTC-ECHO Bitcoin & Blockchain News

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