Expert Group

EXPERT GROUP

The EU-IoT Expert Group gathers top international experts in relevant technical/technological, research, business, policy, standardisation and legal aspects. It was established in 2021 as a community of specialists tasked with providing guidance to the EU-IoT project in concrete areas in order to guide its principal actions. The experts lend their experience, expertise and professional opinions to provide strategic guidance in their areas of expertise to ensure that the work undertaken by the project has a full consideration of the ongoing challenges, trends and initiatives.

Ferreira Joao

Joao Ferreira
Assistant Professor with Aggregation; head of IoT Lab, Instituto Universitario de Lisboa

Area(s) of expertise: Far Edge, Edge and Security
Representation: Academia
Country: Portugal

Alexander Willner

Alexander Willner
Director of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Center, Fraunhofer Fokus

Area(s) of expertise: Standards and interoperability and 5G
Representation: Academia
Country: Germany

Matthias Kovatsch

Matthias Kovatsch
Senior Researcher, Huawei Technologies Duesseldorf GmbH

Area(s) of expertise: IoT applications, enabling technologies, standards and interoperability, Edge, Far Edge andIIoT
Representation: Corporate
Country: Germany

Fu Xiaoming

Fu Xiaoming
Professor and Head of Computer Networks Group, Georg-August-Universität

Area(s) of expertise: IoT applications, Data processing architectures, Enabling technologies, skills and training, Far edge, Edge and AI
Representation: Academia
Country: Germany

Georgios Karamanolis

Georgios Karamanolis
Chairman of Hellenic Blockchain Hub, Hellenic Blockchain Hub

Area(s) of expertise: Enabling technologies and IoT applications
Representation: Corporate/SME
Country: Greece

Ioannis Psaras

Dr Ioannis Psaras
University Lecturer and EPSRC Fellow, Protocol Labs

Area(s) of expertise: Ethics and Privacy
Representation: Academia/Non-profit
Country: Italy

Luca Bolognini

Luca Bolognini
President, Istituto Italiano per la Privacy

Area(s) of expertise: IoT applications, enabling technologies, standards and interoperability, Edge, Far Edge andIIoT
Representation: Corporate
Country: Germany

Wael Elrifai

Wael Elrifai
Global VP, Solution Engineering

Area(s) of expertise: Enabling technologies, IoT applications and business models
Representation: Corporate
Country: Switzerland

winkler_christian

Dr. Christian Winkler
Senior Principal Expert IoT, Corporate Technology, Siemens AG

Area(s) of expertise: Edge, Business models and Far Edge
Representation: Corporate
Country: Germany

Rui A. Costa

Rui A. Costa
CEO, Ubiwhere

Area(s) of expertise: IoT applications and Green deal
Representation: Corporate
Country:
Portugal

Tiziana Ferrari

Dr. Tiziana Ferrari
Director, EGI Foundation

Area(s) of expertise: Enabbling technologies and data processing architectures
Representation: Academia/Non-profit
Country: The Netherlands

Michael Boniface

Prof. Michael Boniface
Professorial Fellow of Information Systems, Head of the IT Innovation Centre, University of Southampton

Area(s) of expertise: Data processing architectures, Enabling technologies and Policy
Representation: Academia
Country: UK

Eiko Yoneki

Eiko Yoneki
Head of Data Centric Systems Group, University of Cambridge

Area(s) of expertise: Data processing architectures, Enabling technologies and Edge
Representation: Academia
Country: UK

Rob Van Kranenburg

Rob Van Kranenburg
Director, IoT Council

Area(s) of expertise: IoT applications
Representation: Association
Country: 
Belgium

Wählisch Matthias

Matthias Wählisch
Head of Internet Technologies Research Group, Freie Universität Berlin

Area(s) of expertise: IoT applications, enabling technologies, standards and interoperability, implementation and Far Edge
Representation: Academia
Country: Germany

Ladid Latif

Ladid Latif
Founder & President, IPv6 Forum

Area(s) of expertise: Standards and interoperability and IPv6
Representation: Academia/Non-profit
Country: Luxembourg

Ott Joerg

Prof. Joerg Ott
Professor, Technische Universität München

Area(s) of expertise: IoT applications, Data processing architectures, Edge, Far Edge and AI
Representation: Academia
Country: Germany

Widmer Joerg

Joerg Widmer
Research Professor and Research Director, IMDEA Networks Institute

Area(s) of expertise:Enabling technologies, Implementation and 5G
Representation: Academia
Country: 
Spain

Fürst Jonathan

Jonathan Fürst
Research Scientist, NEC Laboratories Europe GmbH

Area(s) of expertise: IoT applications, enabling technologies, standards and interoperability, implementation and Far Edge
Representation: Academia
Country: Germany

Sheridan Charles

Charles Sheridan
EMEA Technical Director for Industrial IoT, Google Cloud, Google

Area(s) of expertise: Data processing architectures, IoT applications, Enabling Technologies, business models, Edge and AI
Representation: Corporate
Country: Ireland