Speakers 2012

SPEAKERS
Smart Grid World Summit 2012

Gerbrand Schalkwijk

Gerbrand Schalkwijk
Vice President, Enterprise Energy
INMARSAT

Gerbrand Schalkwijk manages direct and indirect sales for Inmarsat’s customers in the energy market. Gerbrand Schalkwijk was appointed Head of the Energy division within Inmarsat’s Enterprise Business Unit in January 2012. Based in The Hague, he is responsible…

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Kanat Emiroglu

Kanat Emiroglu
Managing Director
BRITISH GAS BUSINESS

Kanat is the Managing Director British Gas Business (BGB), a market leader in UK’s B2B electricity, gas and energy efficiency services markets with £4bn revenue, 4400 people and 2010 EBIT of £233m. Prior to BGB, Kanat was the Director of Corporate Strategy & Planning for Centrica…

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Hayley Dunlop

Hayley Dunlop
Smart Grid Director
GE ENERGY

Hayley Dunlop is a Smart Grid Director for the Digital Energy business within GE Energy Management. The Digital Energy business provides integrated hardware and software solutions and reliable power delivery systems to electric utilities as well as the oil & gas, critical infrastructure…

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Laurence Carpanini

Laurence Carpanini
Director of Smart Metering and Smart Grids
IBM, UK

Laurence Carpanini is Director Smart Metering & Smart Grids at IBM UK Limited, where he leads the strategic development and delivery of smart metering and smart grid solutions in the UK and Ireland. In this role he acts as an ambassador for IBM across the Energy…

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Jürgen Hase

Jürgen Hase
Vice President M2M Competence Center
DEUTSCHE TELEKOM AG

Jürgen Hase joined Deutsche Telekom AG in 2011 to head the M2M Competence Center. Within Deutsche Telekom he is responsible for the international M2M business. Jürgen has worked more than 20 years in the telecommunications industry and in the M2M sector…

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Dr. Mark Osborne

Dr. Mark Osborne
Smart Grid Director
NATIONAL GRID (UK)

Dr. Mark Osborne joined National Grid in 1997 and is a member of the Electricity Transmission – Future Strategy team. Key responsibilities include the Smarter Transmission strategy and SmartZone demonstration project, which aim to prepare the network for…

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Martin Dunlea

Martin Dunlea
Global Industries Lead
ORACLE

Martin Dunlea is the Global Industries lead in the Utilities Industry Business Unit Division of Oracle, with responsibility for formulating and leading strategic, technical and functional sales activity and enhancing the reputation of Oracle’s utility…

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David Socha

David Socha
Director EMEA Utilities
TERADATA

David is a Utilities business and IT professional and Fellow of the British Computer Society. He began his career as an Electrical Distribution Engineer, keeping the lights on (usually) in central Scotland. David progressed through roles in ScottishPower’s programme…

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Paul Eggleton

Paul Eggleton
Head of Smart Energy
TELEFONICA UK

A Chartered Engineer, Paul has over 10 years of experience in the Energy and Utilities sector, specifically in energy and carbon management, smart metering, and demand side management. He has previously worked for companies such as Kodak and AEA Technology, and for…

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Michael Lewis

Michael Lewis
Industry Principal
SAP

Michael has been with Utilities sector with SAP UK since 1998. His responsibilities include identifying market opportunities, shaping industry focused solutions and proving low risk, high value programmes with a rapid return on investment for our customers. Michael has…

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Bernd Gross

Bernd Gross
CEO
CUMULOCITY

Bernd is Head of Machine-to-Machine Business at Nokia Siemens Networks. He runs the M2M business area, expanding the offering of Nokia Siemens Networks to new business domains. Before this he successfully incubated the Machine-to-Machine innovation program…

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Matt Hatton

Matt Hatton
Managing Director
MACHINA RESEARCH

Matt Hatton is a widely respected wireless industry expert with 14 years experience at the cutting edge of telecoms research. His current role is as Director at Machina Research, a specialist research and consultancy firm focusing on the M2M, IoT and mobile…

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Dr. Jonathan Adey

Dr. Jonathan Adey
Head of Convergence Policy
CORWALL COUNCIL

Dr. Jonathan Adey was originally trained as a fisheries science, where he worked with fishing communities to develop sustainable fishing practices. Following this Jonathan worked in Investment Banking before returning to the environmental area. Jonathan’s…

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Bill Zujewski

Bill Zujewski
EVP, Product Strategy & Marketing
AXEDA

Bill Zujewski has over 20 years of product strategy and global marketing experience in enterprise software and business applications. He has a proven track record of defining innovative products for emerging markets and bringing leading-edge and game-changing…

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Jim Morrish

Jim Morrish
Managing Director
MACHINA RESEARCH

Jim Morrish is a respected telecommunications industry expert, with over 18 years experience of strategy consulting, operations management and telecoms research. Most recently at Analysys Mason he was responsible for launching the Mobile Content…

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Darren Koenig

Darren Koenig
Vice President Product Development & Management
NUMEREX

As the Vice President of Product Development and Management for Numerex, Koenig manages marketing communications and public relations, drives product and portfolio management strategy as well as oversees product development process and product…

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