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In this podcast, we sit down and have a chat with key IoT industry leaders to get insights into their IoT journey.

What makes them excited about IoT, what challenges have there been and what does the future look like? 

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Our latest episodes

Episode #10 – Kristofer Ågren, Telia

February 19, 2020

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Channeling data for good

In our latest episode of Talking IoT, we meet Kristofer Ågren who heads up data monetization at Telia, the biggest telecom operator in the Nordics. With vast amounts of data being generated every day, Kristofer explains how Telia is channeling this information to help build better business. How can you build data-driven cities and sustainable public transport, for example? And how can we use data in a way that truly aligns with security, integrity and privacy?  

Episode #9 – Victoria Van Camp, SKF

February 5, 2020

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The future of production

Today, we meet Victoria Van Camp, CTO of SKF, the world’s largest bearing manufacturing company, founded in 1907. Victoria is responsible for bringing this historic company into an industrial IoT arena. She discusses how the company is transforming its traditional business model to a service-orientated ‘reliable rotation’ approach using data, AI and connectivity for capabilities like predictive maintenance.

IoT podcast guest Kent Eriksson, PTC

Episode #8 – Kent Eriksson, PTC

January 16, 2020

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Transforming industries

In episode 8, we welcome Kent Eriksson to the table, Senior Advisor at PTC, a Boston-based software company that’s driving innovation adoption across industries. He discusses digital transformation in industries such as manufacturing, and how AR, AI and automation could transform operational efficiency and output through balanced human-machine cooperation.

IoT podcast guest Dr. Henning Löser from Audi talking to Ericsson's Behdad Banian

Episode #7 – Dr. Henning Löser, Audi

October 31, 2019

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The ultimate playground

In our latest episode, we visit the German manufacturing giant, Audi, to talk to Dr. Henning Löser, Head of the Audi production lab. Here, he discusses his role in exploring new technology for smart manufacturing and what the factory of the future might look like. He touches on the market’s search for real-time communication for automation and the opportunities for operators as 5G establishes itself.

IoT podcast guest Marie Sandå from Telia

Episode #6 – Marie Sandå, Telia

September 24, 2019

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Tackling connectivity and complexity

In this episode of Talking IoT, we meet Marie Sandå, Head of Commercial Product Management for IoT Connectivity at Telia, the dominant communications service provider in the Nordics. Marie discusses the role of the operator in the flourishing IoT business area, particularly the importance of reducing complexity and making it simple for enterprises to grow and scale. She touches on developing new IoT ecosystems and how operators can learn from each other as new use cases and business models develop.

IoT podcast guest Nishant Batra from Veoneer

Episode #5 – Nishant Batra, Veoneer

August 30, 2019

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Under The Hood

Featuring Nishant Batra from Veoneer, the Swedish automotive technology company that's on a mission to create trust in mobility. With his role as EVP and CTO, Nishant provides us with a unique look into the autonomous vehicle industry and the underlying technologies that are increasing vehicular safety. He also gives us insights into where we are today in autonomous vehicle evolution, as well as what the future will look like.

IoT podcast guest Staffan Dahlström from HMS

Episode #4 – Staffan Dahlström, HMS

July 10, 2019

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Mobile Machines & Marathons

Introducing Staffan Dahlström, CEO and co-founder of HMS (Hardware Meets Software), the leading independent supplier of solutions for industrial communication and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Staffan gives us a deeper look at combining OT with IT, shares the key to finding where the true value lies in IIoT, and tells us what he thinks the future looks like for the industry in five years.

IoT podcast guest Henrik Norström from Brighter

Episode #3 - Henrik Norström, Brighter

July 1, 2019

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Building Brighter Healthcare

We welcome to the studio Henrik Norström, CEO at Brighter, a Swedish health-tech company tackling the global diabetes epidemic through data-driven technology, innovation and IoT. Their vision is an everyday life where managing chronic diseases is no longer a struggle. Henrik discusses the challenges and opportunities that IoT brings to healthcare, and the important role that operators have in building better digital ecosystems with impact-driven companies like Brighter.

IoT podcast guest Fredrik Östbye from Grundfos

Episode #2 – Fredrik Östbye, Grundfos

June 14, 2019

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Born Digital

In Episode Two, we speak with Fredrik Östbye, Vice President and Head of Digital Transformation at Grundfos. In his role, Fredrik is tasked with taking digitalization to the next level in the business offerings of the world’s largest pump manufacturer. Fredrik shares how global water infrastructure - and its players - are benefiting from digitalization, and what Grundfos’ role is in this digital ecosystem.

IoT podcast guest Ivo Rook from Sprint

Episode #1- Ivo Rook, Sprint

May 6, 2019

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The Machine Whisperer

To kick off the series, we speak to Ivo Rook, Senior Vice President of IoT at Sprint. To his kids, he’s known as ’The Machine Whisperer.’ To Sprint, he’s known as the man responsible for delivering technologies that ‘change the way people live, the way businesses operate, and the way society evolves.’ Behdad Banian talks to him about monetizing and scaling IoT business, and how Sprint managed to launch a new IoT network from idea to nationwide launch in just eight months.

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