Proving the Business Case for the Internet of Things

Connected Leadership Committee


Kevin Lewis
Product Manager, Automated People Mover (APM)

Kevin Lewis is currently Product Manager of the Automated People Mover (APM) product family for Bombardier Transportation. He has almost 25 years experience in the transit industry, primarily in the design and application of Automated People Movers, but also commuter and urban rail vehicles and locomotives. Kevin has been involved in almost all aspects of system and vehicle design, including project and functional engineering management; he has also been a project manager. His most recent previous position was Project Engineering Manager for development of the INNOVIA APM 300 vehicle, Bombardier Transportation’s current-generation APM.


Patricia Brett
Sr. Principal Engineer, Honeywell Process Solutions

Patricia Brett has been with Honeywell since the 1980s where she has held roles in all aspects of the software lifecycle.  Her involvement with IoTM2M represents a commitment to promote business value by helping manufacturers adopt and rapidly deploy IoT technologies.  Ms. Brett is actively involved in USA national and international standardization activities related to industrial automation communication and interoperability aspects. She holds appointments to two U.S. Technical Advisory groups of the International Electrotechnical Commission, which is one of the three principal organizations under the World Trade Organization framework. 


Nick Hyner
Director of Operations RSC Europe, SunEdison

Customer and Quality focused executive with vast experience leading product and service operations infrastructure worldwide, across the whole supply chain, in both emerging and mature markets.
Specialties: Business Re-engineering, International Supply Chain, Sales & Operations, Outsourced services, IT integration, 3PL, 4PL management, Value Chain integration


Alberto Schwend Goreux
GM & Partner, ASGI SPa

Solid background in evaluation and direction of projects, as well as sales and marketing of equipments and solutions to the Energy and Industrial sectors. Has led teams in the structuring of solutions, negotiations (with customers, partners and subcontractors) and execution of projects as supplier, consultant and on the owners side. Experienced in several cultural approaches having worked as member or leader of multinational teams. At SIEMENS reported to Germany, USA and Brazil. Has participated and led generation projects (hydro, thermal, co-generation and renewables) as well as high voltage solutions since 1990. Electrical Engineer Universidad de Chile and MBA studies UGM. Fluent business and technical English and German (Spanish is mother language).


David Moss
Business Intelligence Big Data & Analytics Consultant, Wottabyte

David Moss is the Business Intelligence Big Data & Analytics Consultant at Wottabyte in London, UK.
He is currently responsible for the design of the Smarterkey IoT m2m real time architecture of smart buildings in smart cities with front end data visualisations connecting Power BI to their Big Data streams & Data Lakes.


Sriram Bharadwaj (Sri)
Director, Information Systems, University of California, Irvine, Healthcare (UCI Health)

Sri has over 25 years of Information Management Systems experience in multiple industries including healthcare. He has been at the forefront of design and development of mobility applications for use in healthcare for both the clinical providers and consumers. Sri consulted with Integrated Delivery Network (IDNs) such as Geisinger Health Systems, University of Vermont Health Systems around ACO, HIE, Clinical integration and Patient Engagement. Sri has expertise in Applications Development, Enterprise-wide IT Infrastructure and Operations. Sri has been an entrepreneur since 2006 and has expertise building products for customers through his earlier involvement with SAP AG (an ERP vendor).


Jack Beszczak
Program Manager, Corindus Vascular Robotics

A seasoned program management and quality professional with an applied toolkit of best practices that can build strategic alliances and bring your programs in on time and on budget. I have led multiple programs and have been accountable to executive sponsors, stakeholders, and customers, driving schedules, controlling budgets, managing risks, and reporting program status. As a person who set up quality and program management offices, I also understand the importance of integrating quality into business life cycle process.


Massimo Cesaro
CTO, MeterLinq

Massimo is the designer of MeterNet, an Advanced Metering Infrastructure for gas and water smart metering, including data concentration devices and wireless gateways. He has also designed libUNICosem, open source library implementing UNI TS 11291-11-2 data transport for wireless and battery operated smart meters. In addition, Massimo is the designer and developer of Erlang based open source key management and distribution server for the gas smart metering industry.


Terrie Hellman
President, Healthcare Consulting

Terrie is an accomplished, motivated and visionary leader, with strong anticipatory thinking and planning skills, she assumes the responsibility of identifying key market trends both current and forecasted, then initiating applicable research to conceptualize and analyze the value proposition to the corporation. Her leadership style is completely based on mentoring and empowering so the entire team remains focused on the corporate strategic vision and direction in which the foundations are built.


David Ethan Blank
MBA present lead for GSS ERP implementation at SMI

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