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Webinar: Industry 4.0 Wireless Technologies: What’s New and Where to Begin

An On-Demand IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by Sierra Wireless

Date: This webinar is available on-demand.
Originally Broadcast: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 | 11:00 a.m. EDT (GMT -4, New York)
Duration: 1 Hour
Event Type: On-Demand Webinar
Cost: Free

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The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is helping companies improve productivity and safety while increasing engagement, differentiating their offering, and generating new revenue streams.  From predictive maintenance to equipment as-a-service, Industry 4.0 promises huge returns. But where do you begin and which wireless technologies should you be considering? For device manufacturers and solution developers of industrial applications and equipment, betting on the wrong one could prove a costly mistake.

Register for this webinar to understand:

  • Pros and Cons of different wireless technologies
  • Hardware considerations for designing in wireless modules
  • Data considerations for integrating industrial assets with the cloud
  • And other connectivity options if you don’t want to build it from scratch




Remy Marcotorchino, Director, Marketing and Market Strategy, Sierra Wireless

Remy Marcotorchino is Director, Marketing and Market Strategy at Sierra Wireless, with worldwide responsibilities in the industrial and security markets. Prior to joining Sierra Wireless, he held positions in Fortune 500 companies including Texas Instruments, Sanmina SCI and Alcatel. He holds an MBA from SMU in Dallas, TX and a MS EE from INPG in Grenoble, France.

Michael Buonassisi, Director, Product Line Management, Short Range Modules, Sierra Wireless

Michael Buonassisi is the Director of Product Management for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GNSS positioning modules in the OEM business unit. Michael has been on the Product Management team at Sierra Wireless for over 10 years. Prior to his current role, he managed the EM & MC Series modules and launched many successful products including the industry’s first LTE mini card. Before he joined Sierra Wireless, Michael held several technical positions at TELUS Communications. He has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering and a minor in Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia.

Nicolas Damour, Senior Manager, Business & Innovation Development, Sierra Wireless

Nicolas Damour is Senior Manager for Business and Innovation Development at Sierra Wireless, responsible for standardization activities and for innovation projects with industry partners, strengthening Sierra Wireless’ position as the global leader in fully integrated device-to-cloud solutions for the IoT. He is currently chairman of the GSMA IoT Terminal Steering Group and member of the Board of Directors at the Open Mobile Alliance.

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