events 2019

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Everything IoT 2019 events program consist of Industry Forums leading to our Global Leadership Summit 2019. In addition we will be holding customised Corporate Briefings per request.


Our Industry Forums provide participants with an industry update, cutting edge startups innovation showcasing and industry expert panel discussions. Our forums are limited to 100 people and have been a huge success bringing together key industry players including; entrepreneurs, corporate executives, researches and government representatives.


View past forums on our YouTube channel: Data Security, Smart Cities, Agtech, Smart Cities/Transport, Agriculture/Food, Healthcare/Wellbeing, Energy/Resources.

All our 2019 Industry Forums will have the following format:


  • 5:00-5:30 Registration and Networking

  • 5:30-6:00 Introduction, industry updates and Keynotes

  • 6:00-7:00 Startup presentations and showcasing

  • 7:00-7:15 Break

  • 7:15-8:15 Startup presentations and showcasing

  • 8:15-9:00 Panel discussion and closing remarks

  • 9:00-9:30 Networking drinks and canapés

Following are the Industry Forums for the rest of 2019:



Like all our past Global Leadership Summits the 2019 summit is promised to be the Southern Hemisphere main IoT event of the year. It will feature the best and the most innovative IoT solutions presented by the most successful startups as well as world experts keynotes and discussions. Global perspective and sharing the best solutions from around the world will be a major focus.


View past summits on our YouTube channel: Summit 2015, Summit 2016, Summit 2017.



IoT is not a technology but rather a design language. It is about measuring, connecting, analysing and taking actions. As we move to a highly connected world where everything can be measured and connected to the internet, the opportunities for corporate to drive efficiency and new revenue sources are everywhere. Our Boardroom Briefings provide an updated view of the current and future application of IoT in different industries as well as strategy overview for IoT implementations. 


Speakers and Presentation

We are fortunate to have world leading though leaders and talented startup founders taking part in our events. We record all sessions and make them available to the community. All past events presentations are provided for free on our YouTube Channel. Below is a sample from our extensive video library. 

Keynote Presentations:

Circulating Connubium: lessons from anthropology for a world of data (Summit 2017)
Prof. Genevieve BellSr. Fellow and Vice President of the Corporate Strategy Office, Intel Corporation

IoT: An insight into emerging technologies (Summit 2017)
Håkan ErikssonChief Technology Officer, Telstra Corporation

How IOT can enhance the customer experience (Summit 2017)
Tony Braxton-SmithDeputy Secretary Customer Service, Transport for NSW

Machines of Loving Grace: Sharing value in the Machine-to-Machine Economy (Summit 2017)
Dilan Rajasingham, Head of Emerging Technology, Enterprise Services, Commonwealth Bank 

The developing opportunity for IOT in Asia (Summit 2017)
Lee HickinIOT Business Development Lead – APAC, Amazon Web Services

IoT – Bringing a concept to reality (Summit 2017)
Martin CreighanManaging Director & Sales Centre Vice President, Australia and New Zealand, AT&T

Everything IOT?  Cybersecurity Challenges (Summit 2017)

Prof. Isaac Ben-IsraelAuthor, Cyber security world expert, Chairman Israel Space Agency (Israel)

Cyber defence in an IoT-enabled enterprise (Summit 2017)
Ian Yip, Chief Technology Officer, Asia Pacific for McAfee

Satellites: How free data satellite connectivity will enable the next industrial revolution (Summit 2017)
Flavia Tata NardiniCo-founder and CEO, Fleet.space

The Future Travel Experience (Summit 2017)
Hanno BlankensteinFounder and CEO, Unleash Live 

Humans: Medical Robotics – Bioports to the Human Body (Summit 2017)
Prof. Jacob RosenBionics Lab Director, Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering, UCLA

Quantum Computing in the age of big data (Summit 2017)
Prof. David J. Reilly, Principal Researcher and Director of Microsoft Station Q, Sydney, Chief Investigator and Professor, University of Sydney

Upper limb Exoskeleton – Wearable Robotics for Stroke Rehabilitation (Summit 2017)
Prof. Jacob RosenBionics Lab Director, Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering, UCLA


Why the world needs an Internet of Everything (Summit 2017)
Andrew Despi, Manager Emerging Technology, Enterprise Services, Commonwealth Bank

The Internet of (Living) Things (Summit 2016)

Prof. Genevieve Bell, Intel Corporation


IoT: Fundamental Security Challenges (Summit 2016)

Prof. Jill SlayAustralian Centre for Cyber Security at UNSW Canberra @ ADFA

Monetising IoT - why the right infrastructure is important (Summit 2015)

David Mellers, Intel


Innovative new technologies enabling IoT transformation (Summit 2015)

Kevin BlochCisco


Digitally de-commoditising agriculture (Agtech Forum 2016)

Prof. Alex McBratney, Dean, Faculty of Agriculture and Environment , University of Sydney


The Future of Ag - A Regional Perspective (Agtech Forum 2016)

Dianna SomervilleDirector, RTGC Group


Cities on the Move? Key Trends from Global Cities (Smart Cities Forum 2016)

Dr Tim Williams, CEO, Committee for Sydney

Prof. Isaak Ben-Israel, Founder of the Israeli National Cyber Headquarters in the PM Office (Data Security Forum 2016)

Paul Fox, Head of Technology Innovation, AGL New Energy (Data Security Forum 2016)

Jason Yu, Director of Strategy and Innovation, AT&T Australia and New Zealand (Data Security Forum 2016)



Panel Discussions:

Smart Cities & Transport Forum (Summit 2017)

Johanna Pitman, Program Director, CityConnect, Blue Chili (Chair/Moderator)
Kaye Ceille, Managing Director International, Avis Budget Group 
Hanno Blankenstein, Founder and CEO, Unleash Live 
Chirayu Wadke, Partner, SeedPlus (Singapore) 

Scott O’Brien, CEO & Cofounder, Humense
Kate Wickett, Project Director for Future Transport 2056, Transport for NSW

Agriculture & Food Technologies Forum (Summit 2017)

Andrea KochPrincipal, Andrea Koch Agtech (Chair/Moderator)
Michael Bullen, Deputy Director General, Department of Primary Industries, Agriculture (DPI)
Ros HarveyFounder and Managing Director, The Yield
Simon BlythCEO and founder, LX Group 
Sarah NoletFounder and CEO, AgThentic
Doug FitchCEO, Agworld 

Healthcare & Wellbeing Forum (Summit 2017)

Ashley BrinsonExecutive Director, The Warren Centre (Chair/Moderator)
Prof Jacob RosenBionics Lab Director, Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering, UCLA
Andrew Despi, Manager Emerging Technology, Enterprise Services, Commonwealth Bank
Dr Alan Taylor, Executive Chairman, Clarity Pharmaceuticals
Wendy Carroll, Former General Manager, New Business & Stakeholder Relations, Healthdirect Australia 

Energy & Resource Forum (Summit 2017)

Steven TraversGeneral Manager, AIIA IoT Cluster – Mining & Energy Resources  (Chair/Moderator)
Mark Sheppard, Chief Commercial Officer, Asia Pacific, GE Digital
Paul Fox, Managing Director, Corran Toohill Capital, Partner CalCEF

Dr Jonathon Ralston, Integrated Mining Team Leader, CSIRO Energy Digital Metering Case Study
Jim Kuiper, Head of Operations, Active Stream 
The state of play in the blockchain & energy industry and the role IoT
Matthew Hale, CTO/Co-Founder, Everty

The Future of Australian IoT  Innovation Roundtable (Summit 2016)

Prof Roy Green, Dean of Business School, University of Technology Sydney

Tim Harvey, GM Regional and Agribusiness Banking for NSW, Commonwealth Bank

Charnelle MondyManager, City of Sydney

Prof Jane BurnsCEO, Young and well digital 

Sebastien Eckersley-MaslinFounder and CEO, Blue Chilli

Mark Pesce, The Register (Moderator)

The Future of Agriculture Tech in Australia (Agtech Forum 2016)

Alex McBratney, Dean, Faculty of Agriculture and Environment , University of Sydney

Peter Riddles,  Board Member, CSIRO

Gavin Smith, President, Bosch Oceania

Dianna Somerville,  Director, RTGC Group

Jenianne Hall,  Director, Program Innovation, NSW Department of Primary Industries

Eitan Bienstock, Founder, Everything IoT (Moderator)

The Future of Smart Cities in Australia (Smart Cities Forum 2016)

Kevin Bloch, CTO, Cisco Australia New Zealand

Catherine Caruana-McManus, Director, Giant Ideas

Peter Runcie,  Business Leader | Future Cities, Transport and Infrastructure, DATA61 | CSIRO

Jonathon Gregory, Executive Director Business Operations, NSW Department of Primary Industries

Piers Hogarth-Scott, Director, Digital Consulting, KPMG Australia


Enabling IoT adoption in Australia (Data Security Forum 2016)

Prof. Isaak Ben-Israel, Founder of the Israeli National Cyber Headquarters in the PM Office

Michelle Price, Senior Advisor, Domestic Cyber Policy, Prime Minister and Cabinet Office

Prof. Jill Slay, Director, Australian Centre for Cyber Security at UNSW Canberra @ ADFA

Chris McLaren, Partner, National Sector Leader, Technology, Media & Telecommunications at KPMG Australia

Cameron Yuill, Founder and Managing Director, Propeller Venture Capital (San Francisco)

Eitan Bienstock, Founder, Everything IoT (Moderator)

Leading Australian IoT entrepreneurs (Summit 2015)

Deb Noller, Switch Automation

Lincoln Smith, Swyft

Andrew Rogers, Pooled Energy

Kelly Blyth, LX Group

Ian Gardiner, Amazon Web Services (Moderator)

Australian IoT Future Roundtable (Summit 2015)

Pia WaughAustralian Government Department of Finance

Hamish HawthornATP Innovations

Bill BarteeBlackbird Ventures

Ros Harvey, The Yield

Geoff Wearne, CommBank

Mark Pesce, The Register (Moderator)