Digital Transformation in Transportation & Mobility

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New Trends in Motion

Growing urbanization combined with the need for better customer experiences are driving the need for digital transformation in transportation sector. At the same time, emerging technologies such as the Internet of Things, cloud computing, big data & analytics, social and mobile are changing the way governments and citizens interact. Public sector investments in intelligent streets and digital transport systems, combined with automakers' focus on autonomous / next-generation vehicles and smart mobility services, suggest that a "data everywhere" world is set to disrupt the transportation industry.

April 17, 2018


Join us in Brussels on April 17th for one day Executive Briefing to explore how Microsoft can help you in the Digital Transformation journey.

We will share Microsoft's point of view on the transformation in Mobility & Transport with special focus on public transportation, we will get insights from Mobility experts, we will provide an overview of our solutions portfolio and discuss the implications of security, trusted cloud and privacy for your business.

In this invitation-only Executive Briefing Microsoft will take you on a journey through:

  • The investments made by Microsoft in helping the mobility stakeholders to realize their digital future
  • Showcasing and sharing the experience of transportation and railways operators all over Europe
  • Art of the Possible workshop techniques to apply research, envision & design high impact digital scenarios
We look forward to welcoming you to the Microsoft EBC in Brussels!

›› Agenda

08:30 - 09:15 | Welcome Breakfast
09:15 - 09:30 | Welcome & Briefing Objectives
09:30 - 10:30 | Digital Transformation & Urban Mobility
10:30 - 10:45 | Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:45 | Microsoft's Research & Transportation Projects
11:45 - 12:00 | Coffee Break
12:00 - 13:00 | Trusted Data Sharing in Transport
13:00 - 13:45 | Hot Lunch
13:45 - 14:45 | Azure IoT from Edge Sensors to Analytics
14:45 - 15:00 | Coffee Break
15:00 - 16:00 | Discussion: AI & Analytics for Transportation Scenarios
16:00 - 16:15 | Coffee Break
16:15 - 17:30 | Customer & Partner Showcases
17:30 - 17:45 | Closing remarks and Wrap-Up
17:45 - 18:00 | EBC Feedback


›› Who should attend

This Executive Briefing is intended for business decision makers from Ministries of Transportation, Mobility agencies, Transportation operators (Railways and infrastructure management ype, etc.)Decision maker profiles include Ministers, Deputy Ministers, Project & Program Manager, Chief Data Officer, CIO/CTO, CISO, Innovation and Strategy DG, etc.

Please apply early, attendee numbers for each event will be strictly limited to create an environment for an exchange of thoughts and for the exploration of joint opportunities.

›› Featured speakers

Mike Geertsen
Industry Solutions Director Mobility WW

Elena Casas
Industry Solutions Director Government WE

Shital Shah
Principal Research Software Development Engineer

Abhijeet Jhala
Cloud Solution Architect

Graham Thompson
Corporate Affairs Manager

Stefan Erichsen
DSB (Danish National Railways), Manager, Head of Test Center - Collaboration & Productivity

Steve Cockerell
Bentley Systems, Industry Marketing Director

Nicolas Talpe
Bemobile, Business Unit Director

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