Asia Pacific roadshow dedicated to enabling and managing IoT edge devices
Date: Tuesday, 10th of October, 2017
Time: 09:00 - 12:25 followed by lunch
Place: Robert Bosch Building, 11 Bishan Street 21, Singapore, 573943.
09:00 – 09:30 | Registration and welcome coffee
09:30 – 09:40 | Welcome address | Thomas Jakob, Regional President Asia Pacific, Bosch Software Innovations.
09:40 – 10:00 | The Art of Balance: How Gateways Build the Bridge Between Edge and Cloud Computing Part 1. Technology and benefits | Dr. Dimitar Valtchev, Vice President Product Group ProSyst, Bosch Software Innovations.
10:00 – 10:25 I Bosch IoT Suite – One IoT Platform for All Business Domains | Thomas Herrmann, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Bosch Software Innovations.
- Innovative Use Cases in:
- Bosch Smart Home
- Connected Manufacturing
- Connected Mobility
10:25 – 10:55 | The Art of Balance: How Gateways Build the Bridge Between Edge and Cloud Computing Part 2. Product roadmap | Dr. Dimitar Valtchev, Vice President Product Group ProSyst, Bosch Software Innovations.
10:55 – 11:15| Coffee break with demo introduction
11:15 – 12:00 | End User Perspective | Best practice shared by our users.
- Device management in agriculture | Bosch Australia.
- Device management for smart filters | MANN+HUMMEL Filter Technology Pte Ltd.
- Bosch backend software for energy management | Power Automation Pte Ltd.
12:00 – 12:30 | Introduction into OSGi | Kai Hackbarth, Evangelist, Bosch Software Innovations, and member of the Board of Directors, OSGi Alliance.
12:30 – 13:30 | Lunch
13:30 – 15:30 | Individual meetings with Bosch Software Innovations management | By prior appointment.
Dr. Dimitar Valtchev
Vice President & Head of Product Group ProSyst | Bosch Software Innovations
Dr. Dimitar Valtchev is Head of ProSyst Product Group at Bosch Software Innovations. He has a strong technical background serving as CTO of ProSyst Software GmbH for more than 15 years. His main technical interests are in the fields of embedded systems, device management and distributed computing, and he leads the development of ProSyst product portfolio. Recently, Dimitar has been involved in numerous IoT projects in Smart Home, automotive and industrial domains involving Bosch IoT Suite and its ProSyst components. He believes in the power of open systems and architectures and actively participates in standardization organizations, such as OSGi Alliance and HGI. Dimitar is a senior member of IEEE and holds MSc in Electronics, MSc in Computer Science and PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Technical University of Sofia.
Vice President of Sales & Marketing | Bosch Software Innovations
Thomas Herrmann joined the Corporate Research department of Bosch Group in 1996 as a project lead for automotive safety solutions, after receiving his Master’s degree in Sensor System Technology at Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences. For more than 13 years after that he occupied various leading positions in Bosch Automotive OEM, being responsible for sales, strategic business development, and marketing. In 2011 Thomas took over the leading role for sales, product management, marketing, and service in the new Bosch business division for renewable energy for inverters and storage systems. Following his passion for connected devices and solutions, in July 2016 Thomas joined Bosch Software Innovations and is now supervising sales and marketing of the Bosch IoT Suite, including ProSyst products.
Evangelist | Bosch Software Innovations
Kai Hackbarth joined ProSyst in 2001 (today product group of Bosch Software Innovations). Since then, he has been deeply involved in the technical standardization activities of the OSGi Alliance. Hackbarth is a member of the OSGi Alliance Board of Directors and since 2008, Co-Chair of the OSGi Residential Expert Group. His key areas are smart homes, automotive and the Internet of Things.