Sébastien Ziegler

Director at Mandat International and President of the IoT Forum
Mandat International
Participates in 11 items

Sébastien Ziegler is Director General of Mandat International. He serves as President of the IoT Forum, as Vice Chair of the IEEE ComSoc Subcommittee on the IoT, and as Rapporteur on Research and Emerging Technologies at ITU SG20. He coordinated and/or took part in over 15 international research projects in the area of ICT, with a focus on Internet of Things, data protection, IPv6, multiprotocol interoperability, and cybersecurity. 

Sébastien has a PhD in Management with a specialization in Information Systems at the Faculty of Economy and Management of the University of Geneva. He graduated in International Relations at the Graduate Institute of International Studies, followed by a Master in Environment, a MBA in international administration (HEC Geneva), and complementary executive courses at Harvard Business School in Boston, Stanford University, UC Berkeley and EPFL. He is also an expert in data protection accredited for EuroPrivacy, EuroPriSe and ISO 27001 certifications. Sébastien founded several foundations, SMEs and organizations.


Sessions in which Sébastien Ziegler participates

Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Time Zone: CEST/(GMT+01:00) Paris
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
GIoTS Opening Plenary Session 15 minutes, 9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 2

Panel

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Moderator)

Antonio Skarmeta, ODIN SOLUTIONS S.L. (Moderator)

Latif Ladid, IPv6 Forum (Moderator)

2:00 PM
2:00 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 2

Keynote

Marianne Janik, Microsoft Switzerland (Participant)

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Moderator)

Jan Camenish, IBM Research (Participant)

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 18

Workshop

Martin Brynskov, Open & Agile Smart Cities (OASC) (Moderator)

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Moderator)

4:15 PM
4:15 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 4

Workshop

Martin Brynskov, Open & Agile Smart Cities (OASC) (Moderator)

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Moderator)

Bernard Gindroz, ISO - International Organization for Standarization (Participant)

Catherine Mulligan, Imperial College Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering (Participant)

Bart de Lathouwer, Open Geospatial (Participant)

Cristina Bueti, ITU - International Telecommunication Union (Participant)

Franck Boissière, European Commission (Participant)

Martin Burns, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) (Participant)

Fernando López de Aguilar, FIWARE Foundation (Participant)

Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Time Zone: CEST/(GMT+01:00) Paris
9:30 AM
9:30 AM
IoT Week 2017 Welcome Remarks 30 minutes, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 2

Panel

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Participant)

Nabil Abdennadher, HES-SO (University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland) (Participant)

Chaesub Lee, ITU - International Telecommunication Union (Participant)

Yves Leutzinger, HEPIA (Potential)

10:00 AM
10:00 AM
High Level Visions on IoT 2 hours, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 2

Keynote

Mauro Dell'Ambrogio, Federal Department of Home Affairs - SERI (Participant)

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Moderator)

Chaesub Lee, ITU - International Telecommunication Union (Participant)

Benoît Revaz, Swiss Federal Office for Energy (Participant)

Nasser Saleh Al Marzouqi, ITU-T Study Group 20 Internet of Things (IoT) and Smart Cities and Communities (SC&C) (Participant)

Robert Kahn, CNRI - Corporation for National Research Initiatives (Participant)

Ralf-Michael Wagner, Siemens Digital Industries (Participant)

6:30 PM
6:30 PM
Welcome Reception & Host Comittee Words of Welcome 2 hours 30 minutes, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Catering Area

Networking Events

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Participant)

Houlin Zhao, ITU (Participant)

Nabil Abdennadher, HES-SO (University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland) (Participant)

Srdjan Krco, DunavNET (Participant)

Nicolas Walder, Carouge (Participant)

Martin Brynskov, Open & Agile Smart Cities (OASC) (Participant)

Dimitri Konstantas, Interfaculty Computer Science Centre / Information Science Institute (ISI) of the Geneva School of Economics and Management of the University of Geneva (Participant)

Thursday 8 June, 2017

Time Zone: CEST/(GMT+01:00) Paris
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
IoT Security & Privacy 1 hour, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 3

Luca Bolognini, Istituto Italiano per la Privacy e la Valorizzazione dei Dati (Participant)

Jean Phillipe Walter, Préposé fédéral à la protection des données et à la transparence (Participant)

Nicole Jones, Google INC (Potential)

James St-Pierre, National Institute of Standards and Technology (Participant)

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Moderator)

Joe Cannataci, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (Potential)

Philippe Zimmermann, Silent Circle (Potential)

Kamran Sayrafian, NIST (Potential)

Gemma Farmer, ICO - UK (Potential)

Norberto Andrade, Facebook (Potential)

Paul Nemitz, European Commission (Participant)

Whitfield Diffie, Stanford (Potential)

1:30 PM
1:30 PM
Ubiquitous IoT Perspectives 1 hour, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 2

Keynote

Domenico Arpaia, OrbiWise SA (Participant)

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Moderator)

Andrea Onetti, STMicroelectronics (Participant)

Friday 9 June, 2017

Time Zone: CEST/(GMT+01:00) Paris
12:45 PM
12:45 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 2

Keynote

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Moderator)

Achime Malick NDIAYE, SG20 (Potential)

Guy-Michel KOUAKOU, SG20 (Potential)

Gabriel Antonio Marao, Brazilian IoT Forum (Potential)

Marimuthu Swami Palaniswami, University of Melbourne (Potential)

Chaesub Lee, ITU - International Telecommunication Union (Participant)

Antonio Hodgers, Canton of Geneva (Participant)

Bilel Jamoussi, ITU - International Telecommunication Union (Moderator)

Nasser Saleh Al Marzouqi, ITU-T Study Group 20 Internet of Things (IoT) and Smart Cities and Communities (SC&C) (Participant)

Ricardo Rivera, BNDES (Participant)

Marimuthu Swami Palaniswami, University of Melbourne (Participant)

Aliaksei Andruschevich, iHomeLab, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts / SwissIQ GmbH (Participant)

Alexandre Martin, Siemens (Participant)

Ziqin Sang, ITU-T Study Group on IoT and Smart Cities and Communities (SG20), Wuhan Research Institute of Posts and Telecommunications (Participant)

Shirin Enshaeifar, University of Surrey (Participant)

Cristina Bueti, ITU - International Telecommunication Union (Participant)

Martin Brynskov, Open & Agile Smart Cities (OASC) (Participant)

3:30 PM
3:30 PM
IoT Week 2017 Closing Remarks 30 minutes, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 2

Keynote

Bilel Jamoussi, ITU - International Telecommunication Union (Participant)

Sébastien Ziegler, Mandat International (Moderator)

Mikel Larrañaga Negro, IK4-TEKNIKER (Participant)

Kees van der Klauw, Alliance for Internet of Things Innovation (AIOTI) (Participant)

Nabil Abdennadher, HES-SO (University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland) (Participant)

Antonio Skarmeta, ODIN SOLUTIONS S.L. (Participant)