The Internet of Things is radically changing the way businesses operate and people interact with the physical world. As we are moving toward 2025 the way we live will fundamentally transform. The Cognitive Era offers great benefits and opportunities for living in the connected world:

  • solutions to traffic congestion issues, efficiently managing utilities such as water and electricity
  • smart buildings promoting a more efficient use of space and resources at work and at home
  • proactive protection and better quality of life for the connected consumer
  • advantages of applying weather data to almost everything you can imagine

  • IBM and Arrow Electronics invites you to join us and be inspired how the future of living will affect your industry! Half day seminar will include inspiring speeches and complimentary breakfast and lunch with networking.

    Helsinki, Finland

    Laajalahdentie 23
    00300, Helsinki


    08.30 Registration & Breakfast
    09.00 The price of not knowing - how new knowledge will shape the future of living
    Opening words: Jarkko Haapalainen, Internet of Things Leader, IBM Finland
    09.20 Smart Cities 2.0 success stories and future challenges
    Keynote: Carlos Herrando, Business Development Ecosystem Manager, Libelium
    09.50 Harnessing weather to make present and future cities smarter and safer
    Keynote: Christian Bengtson, Nordic Sales Executive, The Weather Company an IBM Business
    10.20 Coffee break
    10.35 Watson IOT Cognitive Buildings
    Keynote: Xavier Bocquet, Client Technical Professional - Watson IoT Europe, IBM
    11.10 Miten ISS muuttaa kiinteistöpalvelualaa Watson IoT:n avulla
    Keynote: Harri Nikander, Head of Service Excellence, ISS
    11.40 Closing
    11.50 Lunch & Networking