Tecnalia. Inspiring Business

Tecnalia. Inspiring Business

Business event : overcoming the challenges of large IoT projects


Venue: TECNALIA, Bizkaia Science and Technology Park , Astondo Bidea, Building 700 48160-DERIO
Date: 2019.05.16
Organiser: TECNALIA
Arantxa Tejada

Come to this business meeting and get an updated view of the challenges of the large Internet of Things projects


  • To learn about the difficulties encountered by large IoT projects, the reasons for failures and how to organise a successful project.
  • To know the policy and regulatory environment proposed by the European Union for this type of projects, and the system components.
  • To show the laboratory instrumentation that allows to approach the validation and conformity assessment of these types of projects.
  • To establish a forum for reflection and debate on the challenges of major IoT projects.

You will get answers to the following:

  • Why do 70% of IoT projects fail?
  • What are the requirements of the new regulations for the equipment that makes up an IoT system?
  • How are these types of projects being approached by Public Administrations?
  • What instrumentation is necessary for the validation and conformity assessment of the components of an IoT system?
  • How can a world with so many diverse, immature solutions be managed?
  • How do telecommunication operators approach these projects?

Aimed at:

  • Public administrations and companies that are going to undertake large IoT projects
  • Manufacturers of devices and management platforms for these types of projects
  • Engineers and integrators of IoT solutions


09:15 Admission of attendees
09:30 Welcome
José Luis Elejalde, Director of Lab_services, TECNALIA
09:35 Difficulties and opportunities of IoT projects
Iñaki Del Río, Head of Digital Labs, IBERMÁTICA
10:00 European Regulatory Framework for IoT products
Diego Oteo, Head of the certification and market surveillance department of the Subdirectorate General of Inspection of Telecommunications, Ministry of Economy and Enterprise 
10:25 IoT Technologies and the Challenges of Instrumentation
Adolfo de Solar, Application Engineer, KEYSIGHT
10:50 The world of IoT from the perspective of a global telecommunications operator
Ainhoa Pérez Antolín, Head of IoT, North Region, VODAFONE
11:15 Debate
Moderated by: Ibon Arechalde, Head of Digital Labs at TECNALIA
12:00 Visit to the TECNALIA IoT laboratory
12:15 Coffee Break
13:00 End of event


Arantxa Tejada, 667 115 975

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