Agenda 2024

09:45 AM - 10:00 AM

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

  • Chairpersons welcome and opening remarks

10:05 AM - 11:05 AM

Panel: Optimizing Edge Capabilities for Data Driven Era

  • Understand how organizations are intelligently processing data locally to improve overall system performance
  • What are the key challenges being faced across industries that need to be addressed?
  • What are the potential applications when incorporating tools such as ML, AI, and DL?

11:10 AM - 11:40 AM


  • TBC

11:40 AM - 12:10 PM

Networking break

12:10 PM - 12:40 PM

The Role of Edge Computing in a Sustainable Future

  • How is Edge Computing enabling organizations to make more sustainable decisions?
  • How are organizations combatting excessive energy consumption at data centers?
  • How can organizations effectively implement edge computing and ensure meaningful contributions to SDG achievements?

12:45 AM - 13:15 PM

Exploring the Promise of Edge AI Applications

  • Identifying and addressing key hurdles in Edge AI implementation
  • Discover the transformative impact of Edge AI on streamlined data processing and real-time decision making capabilities
  • Unveil the diverse applications of Edge AI across sectors such as healthcare, industrial, transportation and smart cities

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM


2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

Case Study: On the Edge of Your Seat: How Computing Changed Competitive E-Sports

  • Discover how edge computing accelerated the development of real-world gaming.

3:05 PM - 3:35 PM

1,2,3, All Eyes on Me: Monitoring Network Performance Management

  • How is the approach to network monitoring adapting with next-generation infrastructure and digital transformation?


  • How can ML-powered network performance management deliver a more effective view of network activity?


  • What challenges are organizations faced with and what strategies and solutions are they adopting to for better network and application visibility?

3:40 PM - 4:10 PM

Networking Break

4:10 PM - 4:25 PM

Edge Intelligence, Cloud Wisdom: Strategies for a Connected Future

  • Explore the essential features of a comprehensive edge-cloud platform


  • Combining the benefits of edge & cloud to leverage strengths and mitigate limitations


  • Discover leveraging cloud resources for maximum impact


  • Understand the transformative possibilities and expanded capabilities that arise from integrating edge and cloud

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Panel: The Future of Edge: Shaping Tomorrow

  • Exploring future innovations and anticipate the next wave of advancements in edge computing


  • What are the potential applications to be seen from Edge AI and what strategies are organizations using to leverage its potential effectively?


  • Is 6G within reach? What can we expect from 6G deployment, its impact and the potential timeline?

5:00 PM

Chair's Closing Remarks

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Chairperson's Opening Remarks

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Panel: Key Infrastructure Requirements to Enable Edge Computing

  • Elaborate on the requirements to ensure a smooth edge enabled infrastructure


  • Establishing scope and purpose of your edge computing needs


  • Ensuring a robust network infrastructure for edge and minimize latency for efficient data transfer

11:10 AM - 11:40 AM

App-centric Connectivity: Bridging Silos with Hybrid Cloud Mesh

Discover the IBM Hybrid Cloud Mesh platform, design to achieve instant connectivity across clouds and deliver on-demand application-centric connectivity.

11:40 AM - 12:10 AM

Networking Break

12:10 PM - 12:40 PM

Case Study: Edge in Healthcare: Advancements in Healthcare Analytics

  • Examine healthcare digital revolution and gain insight in the transformative impact of edge computing


  • Understand how edge computing technologies have driven improvements in efficiency, cost reduction and patient care quality


  • Delve into the adaptive strategies employed to optimize collection, storage and analysis of data

12:45 PM - 1:15 PM

New Kids on the Block: The Evolving Market of Start Ups in Edge Computing

  • Meet the companies behind the latest technologies and solutions emerging from edge computing start ups


  • Showcase cutting-edge technologies and unique offerings developed by edge computing start ups

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Lunch Networking Break

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

The Next Generation of Smart Cities

  • Understand how edge computing is empowering cognitive cities


  • Discover the practical applications of edge computing in an increasingly connected city


  • Uncover how cities are leveraging edge and harnessing the data

3:05 PM - 3:20 PM

Shielding the Edge: Protecting Complicated Environments from Next-Level Threats and Vulnerabilities

  • Explore the latest frontiers In cybersecurity and the cutting-edge advancements shaping the cybersecurity landscape
  • Identify emerging ransomware trends and evolving tactics employed by perpetrators