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Connexion 2012 Agenda

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Agenda Overview:

Monday, June 4th: Pre-Conference Tutorials
Tuesday, June 5th: Main Conference Day One

Wednesday, June 6th: Main Conference Day Two
Thursday, June 7th: Post Conference Training

Business Track - This track, designed for line-of-business managers, decision makers, project managers, and executives, showcases best practices for building and delivering smart service and connected product solutions. These sessions include case studies and solution demonstrations from some of the world's leading product manufacturers and enterprises.

Applications Track - This track is ideal for service and support managers, administrators, and end users. These sessions provide attendees with an in-depth view of technology solutions for driving successful implementations and industry best practices.

Developer Track - Suited for developers, this track focuses on the challenges facing a developer today in creating M2M applications for connected products. The sessions will include live demonstrations, tips and tricks, tutorials, code examples, and much more.       Speaker Bio'sWayne WardChris HillEric GoodnessDale CalderBusiness TrackService and Support TrackDeveloper Track

Full Agenda:

Pre-Conference: Monday, June 4th

Axeda Platform Basics and Discovery Agent Demo; User Management; Policy Server EnhancementsTraining: Developing M2M Solutions: End-to-End Deep Dive
Extending the Axeda UI (Extended UI and Custom Apps); Ten Things You Didn't Know About the Axeda PlatformThe Axeda Scripting Engine, Inside and Out
6:00pmTutorials End
6:30pmWelcome Reception - Sponsored by AT&T

Main Conference Day One: Tuesday, June 5th

7:30amBreakfast, Registration & Partner Pavilion
8:30amOpening Keynotes:

Getting Serious About M2M: The Growing Strategic Importance of Connected Products
Jack Sweeney, CEO, Axeda & Bill Zujewski, EVP, Product Strategy & Marketing, Axeda

Chatter: How the Explosion in Conversations with Things Will Define the 21st-Century Company
Emily Nagle Green, Chairman Emeritus, Yankee Group

10:15amMorning Break & Partner Pavilion
10:45amKeynote Presentations:

M2M Opportunities…Getting it Done
Chris Hill, VP Advanced Mobility Solutions, AT&T, the Social Enterprise, and the Social Machine
Charlie Isaacs, VP Of Service Cloud Strategy,

1:00pmFrom DVD Kiosks to ATMs - A Case Study in Broad Connectivity SuccessM2Mize – Integrate Axeda with Business Systems Extended UI Modules & Other 2012 Features
2:00pmExtending the Value of Connected Product Data M2M Wireless Communication: Theory and PracticeThe Axeda M2M Cloud Service
3:00pmAfternoon Break
3:30pmM2M Project Readiness - Business Case and Operational Best PracticesLeveraging Java Embedded in an M2M World The Mobile & Internet’s Next Act: The Connected Industries Decade 
4:30pmAdoption Nirvana – Secrets to Igniting Wildfire AdoptionCreating & Managing Axeda RulesIdentity Management in the M2M Cloud
5:30pmBirds of a Feather
6:30pmM2Mē Awards Reception  - Sponsored by AT&T

Main Conference Day Two: Wednesday, June 6th 

7:30amBreakfast & Partner Pavilion
8:30amKeynote Presentations:

Rise of the Machines
Mike Wendell, VP Industry Business Solutions, SAP

Industry Leaders Panel
Moderator Robin Duke-Woolley, CEO, Beecham Research

10:30amMorning Break & Partner Pavilion
11:00amA Case Study in Innovation – Delivering Indispensable Connected Products to Your CustomersThe Groovy Way Implementing Wireless Solutions: Presented by AT&T and Axeda
1:30pmTransforming the Customer Experience through Connected ProductsWeb Services in an M2M World Creating New Business Value from Your Connected Products
2:30pmGaining Remote Insight and Achieving Automation with Enterprise IntegrationExtending the Axeda Platform & Data Model Best Practices for Operating & Managing Axeda
3:30pmAfternoon Break & Partner Pavilion
4:00pmWhat's Next? Innovative Connected Product StrategiesUnderstanding All Aspects of M2M Solution Development Sneak Preview: Connected Configuration & Connected Content
5:00pmFenway Park Excursion: Red Sox. vs. Baltimore Orioles (Optional: advanced ticket purchase required) Sponsored by AT&T

 Post Conference Training: Thursday, June 7th

8:30amTraining: Axeda Agents; Expression Rules; Data Management Best PracticesTraining: Developing M2M Solutions: End to End Deep Dive
1:30pm Training: Axeda Policy Server; Axeda AgentsM2M Hackathon
4:00pmTraining Concludes