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Standardisation and Innovation in ICT - Six Online-Panels

  • 1.  Standardisation and Innovation in ICT - Six Online-Panels

    Posted 08-06-2020 01:16
    ***With apologies for cross-posting***

    Dear All,

    Six online-panel
    discussions on current topics from the field of ICT standardisation will be held on 2-3 September, as replacement for this year's SIIT (Standardisation and Innovation in IT) conference. The panels will feature a number of well-known experts (see below); access will be free of charge. Further details (including timing and how to take part) will be announced in due course (see also the conference web site at


    The panels:

    The Role of ICT Standardisation in combatting Covid-19
    Organiser: Jochen Friedrich, IBM, DE
    Panellists: TBA

    Big Data and AI Standards as a contributor to UN SDGs
    Organiser: Ray Walshe, DCU, IE
    Panellists: TBA

    Can API Standardisation Ensure Fair Competition with the Tech Giants?
    Organiser: Ken Krechmer, Isology, US
    Kalle Lyytinen, Case Western Reserve U., US

    The Future of Intellectual Property and Standards - What Do the Data Tell Us?
    Organiser: Jorge Contreras, U. of Utah, US
    Justus Baron, Northwestern U., US
    Rudi Bekkers, TU Eindhoven, NL
    Tim Pohlmann, IPlytics, DE
    Tim Simcoe, Boston U., US

    Standards and Global Trade: TBT vs. Digital Trade Barriers?
    Organiser: Donggeun Choi, KSA, KR
    Heejin Lee, Yonsai U., KR,
    Devin McDaniels, WTO, CH
    Gloria Pasadilla, Leadership Design Ltd., SG

    Re-designing standardisation for inclusivity
    Organiser: Carl Cargill, US (now semi-retired)
    Panellists: TBA

    Kai Jakobs
    CoSc Dept.
    RWTH Aachen University
    Aachen, Germany