M2M WaveGuide Events – Opportunities in a Connected World

M2M Event - Opportunities in a Connected World

Join M2M leaders, Wavefront, Rogers, Sierra Wireless and T-Mobile for an engaging and interactive half day session!

The sessions will offer a deep dive into topics such as:

  • Global insights on foreign M2M markets, partnership opportunities and deploying M2M solutions
  • Available channel opportunities and revenue generating tools that enable success in this sector
  • Expertise required to transform an innovative idea into a marketable M2M solution
  • How to ensure your organization has the necessary components to accelerate an M2M solution to market
  • Learn how M2M can help close Canada’s productivity gap

Event Details:

Date: Monday, October 7, 2013
Time: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Westin Montreal
9th floor – Ville-Marie Room
270, Saint-Antoine Ouest
Montréal, QC
Eventbrite - Machine-to-Machine (M2M) - Opportunities in a Connected World (Mtl)
Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Time: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Sheraton Ottawa Hotel
O’Connor Room
150 Albert Street
Ottawa, ON
Eventbrite - Machine-to-Machine (M2M) - Opportunities in a Connected World (Ott)
Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Time: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Hart House, University of Toronto
East Common Room
7 Hart House Circle
Toronto, ON
Eventbrite - Machine-to-Machine (M2M) - Opportunities in a Connected World (Tor)
Date: Thursday, October 10, 2013
Time: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
The Metropolitan Conference Centre
Royal Room
333 – 4th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB
Eventbrite - Machine-to-Machine (M2M) - Opportunities in a Connected World (Cal)


Niclas AnderssonNiclas Andersson
Director Sales North America, M2M Competence Center, Deutsche Telekom
Niclas has 15 years experience in IT/TC solutions and has with great success been responsible for business development and partnering in hardware, communication and service solutions in International environments. For the past 5 years Niclas has in various senior positions been responsible for developing M2M solutions and relationships with a primary focus on the US market. Since May 2013 Niclas has served as Director Sales North America for Deutsche Telekom’s Machine-to-Machine Competence Center (M2M CC) where he is responsible for building and managing the sales and business development efforts within M2M Solutions for the Deutsche Telekom Group on the North American market.
Eric-SimmonsEric Simmons
General Manager, M2M, Rogers Communications
Eric Simmons is responsible for product management, product marketing, sales operations, alliance programs, resale channels, and overall go-to-market strategy for M2M and advanced business solutions. Prior to joining Rogers, Mr. Simmons held senior leadership roles at Dell where he was responsible for overall marketing strategy, thought leadership and corporate and public sector sales for the software & peripherals division for all of Canada.  Mr. Simmons also held titles at Compugen, Liberty Technology Services and Blizzard Courier Services in a sales and marketing capacity.
larry-zibrikLarry Zibrik
Vice President, Market Development, Sierra Wireless
Larry Zibrik is the Vice President of Market Development for Sierra Wireless, responsible for developing key ecosystem relationships with mobile network operators, silicon providers and solution partners. During his time at Sierra Wireless, Larry has been responsible for developing the company’s embedded modules business in both PC OEM and broadband M2M markets. Prior to joining Sierra Wireless, Larry gained extensive experience with wireless data and M2M though twelve years at Motorola Inc., where he managed the Embedded Module portfolio globally for Motorola’s Wireless Data Group.
Alan-Swain-photoAlan Swain
VP, Technologies and Operations, Wavefront
Alan brings over 25 years of intensive technical experience, to this role, having worked with some iconic innovators in the wireless world. Prior to joining Wavefront, Alan was Director of Professional Services at Sierra Wireless where he led a team of project managers and integration, RF and hardware engineers, providing technical assistance, professional services and accredited UE testing services globally to OEMs.

Sponsored by:

RogersSierra WirelessT-Mobile

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