Sheffield IoT Meetup #10: IoT start-up to scale-up


We were delighted to welcome our keynote from Amazon Web Services, Dimitrios Spiliopoulos, and tech entrepreneurs on their IoT start-up to scale-up journeys for our 10th Sheffield IoT Meetup.

We heard from these business leaders in the Internet of Things (IoT) field on how they are applying IoT technology solutions to challenges in healthcare, manufacturing and connectivity. Plus we featured local updates from the University of Sheffield, IoT Tribe and TEAM SY.

A recording of the presentations is available below (see timings to jump to relevant sections).

Interested in staying in touch with Pitch-In and Sheffield IoT Meetup? Get in touch via our contact page.

Video timings

Mark Davies, Ioetec – Welcome. 00:00:05

Keynote: Dimitrios Spiliopoulos, Senior IoT Go-To-Market Manager, EMEA, Amazon Web Services – How AWS is supporting the IoT ecosystem. 00:05:15

Start-up to scale-up stories – from early to later stage

Mark Davies, CEO and Co-founder, Ioetec. 00:23:41

Aleksandra Sekowska, Chief Operating Officer, Proxigroup. 00:35:41

Mauro Arruda, Chief Executive Officer, Smartia. 00:43:45

Furqan Alamgir, CEO and Co-founder, Connexin. 01:01:15

Regional updates

Steve Jubb and Oktay Cetinkaya – The Antennas Project, Pitch-In, enabling our regional IoT capability. 01:13:50

Ceri Batchelder, Super Connector – TEAM SY project (Tech Ecosystem Acceleration and Market-making South Yorkshire), Capital Enterprise. 01:27:09

Andy Saunders, Head of Partnerships, IoT Tribe – Connected Places Accelerator. 01:30:02

Wrap up. 01:31:17

Sheffield IoT Meetup is led by:

Ioetec – a Sheffield-based start-up working to improve cyber security for IoT devices.

With sponsorship from:

Pitch-In – a collaborative project, led by the University of Sheffield, connecting capabilities to support IoT adoption.