Agenda

Monday, May 14
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Monday, May 14, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

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Monday, May 14
9:30 AM - 9:35 AM

  • Monday, May 14, 9:30 AM - 9:35 AM
Speaker
Stephanie McCall

Show Director
IWCE
Featured Speaker

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Monday, May 14
9:35 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Monday, May 14, 9:35 AM - 10:00 AM
Whether it’s called the “Internet of Life Saving Things” or the “Internet of First Responders Things,” gain an understanding of the devices, sensors and controls being deployed as to protect the safety of first responders, people and property.
Speaker
Bill Schrier

Senior Advisor
FirstNet
Keynote

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Monday, May 14
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

  • Monday, May 14, 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
To assure that the life-saving part of IoLST is always available, your connectivity needs to be always on, always available. As we move from private, secured networks to operating over the commercially available – and very congested – Internet, the cost of dropping a call or connection is raised exponentially...
Speakers
Ben Posthuma

Senior Solutions Engineer
Kymeta Corp.
Panelist

David Craig

Co-Founder
Focused Mission Inc.
Panelist

Mr.  Dean Skidmore

Principal Consultant, IoT+LTE Consulting Group
NPSTC, Vice Chair, PS IoT Workgroup
Panelist

Mr.  Earl Lum

President
EJL Wireless Research
Moderator

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Monday, May 14
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Monday, May 14, 11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

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Monday, May 14
11:30 AM - 12:40 PM

  • Monday, May 14, 11:30 AM - 12:40 PM
The expansion of Internet of Things into the world of public safety offers opportunities but also creates challenges. Explore the sensors and devices, location services, applications and analytics, that will create the ecosystem of IoLST, and of course the way the Internet changes how they interact. Examine all the “things”...
Speakers
Ben Posthuma

Senior Solutions Engineer
Kymeta Corp.
Panelist

Kevin McGinnis MPS, EMT-P

Communications Technology Advisor
National Association of State EMS Officials
Panelist

Mr.  Ray Lehr

Senior SME
Lafayette Group
Moderator

Victoria Lee

Vice President
The Public Safety Network, LLC
Panelist

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Monday, May 14
12:40 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Monday, May 14, 12:40 PM - 1:45 PM

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Monday, May 14
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Monday, May 14, 1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
The sheer amount of data that may be created from sensors, video systems, monitors and other IoT devices could be staggering. Organizing all that data needs software, interoperability, analytics and storage. In addition, training will be necessary for the end user to interpret the data, and policies are necessary for...
Speakers
Mr.  Alan Tilles

Partner
Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker, P.A.
Moderator

Paul Troxel

9-1-1 Program Management Division Chief, CA 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Branch
California Governor's Office of Emergency Services
Panelist

Scott Edson

Executive Director
LA-RICS
Panelist

Susan Metcalfe

Partner
Duane Morris LLP
Panelist

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Monday, May 14
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Monday, May 14, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
From devices to networks, the entire run of communications needs to be secure, especially when you’re dealing with saving lives. Closed networks for public safety are not always closed, and NG911 is an all-IP network but  is it more vulnerable? Addressing eavesdropping, DDoS attacks, advanced persistent threat (APT), malware/ransomware are...
Speakers
Mr.  Alan Tilles

Partner
Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker, P.A.
Panelist

Brian Buntz

Content Director
IoT Institute
Panelist

Donny Jackson

Editor
IWCE's Urgent Communications
Moderator

Gema Howell

IT Security Engineer
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Panelist

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Monday, May 14
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Monday, May 14, 4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

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Monday, May 14
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Monday, May 14, 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
As FirstNet and NG911 continue to make strides in advancing their networks, they will likely become the backbone for the Internet of Life Saving Things. But together will all of these connected networks become the backbone for a greater smart city ecosystem? Rather than reinvent the wheel, review what the...
Speakers
Bill Schrier

Senior Advisor
FirstNet
Moderator

Corey Reynolds PMP

General Manager
BayRICS Authority
Panelist

Francella Ochillo

Director, Government & Legal Affairs
National Hispanic Media Coalition
Panelist

Michael Marusich PMP, CSM

Senior Consultant
M3 Technical Services
Panelist

Stephanie Hayden

Co-founder, Executive Director
SmartOakland.org
Panelist

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Monday, May 14
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

  • Monday, May 14, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

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