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Georgios Karagiannis

Principal strategist in Standardisation and Industry Development
Huawei Technologies Duesseldorf GmbH
Participates in 2 items

dr. ir. Georgios Karagiannis holds a Ph.D. degree and a M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Twente, the Netherlands. From 1994 to 1998 he was working as a Researcher at the University of Twente. In 1998 he joined the Wireless Multimedia Research unit of Ericsson Eurolab Netherlands in Enschede, Netherlands, where he stayed until April 2003. From April 2003 to August 2014 he worked as Assistant Professor at the Design and Analysis of Communication Systems (DACS) group of the University of Twente. In September 2014 he joined Huawei Technologies Düsseldorf GmbH as Principal Strategist in Standardization and Industry Development. Currently he is participating in several SDOs and alliances, such as AIOTI, IETF, BBF, ETSI and OSGi Alliance. In particular, within (1) the AIOTI he is (i) the vice–chair of the AIOTI WG03 and (ii) leading the IoT landscape activities of the AIOTI WG03 and (2) the OSGi Alliance, where he held until October 2018 a position as alternate member of the Board of Directors.

Sessions in which Georgios Karagiannis participates

Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT+01:00) Brussels
3:15 PM
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM | 1 hour

The future technological developments will set several strategic choices related to new value networks and ecosystems, how value is created within companies and redistributed among industry players, countries and society. Intelligent connectivity is essential for the achievement of the United Nation’s (UN's) Broadband Commission agenda for 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, having set deployment targets for 2025 to underline the importance of communication systems and networks on address...

Thursday 2 September, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT+01:00) Brussels
4:00 PM
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | 1 hour

The expansion of the IoT and edge computing landscape has brought opportunities but also new challenges. Standards have an essential role in the IoT and edge computing systems. Having a roadmap of IoT standardization can enhance the technical issues that have to be addressed and resolved. The role of standardization in interoperability solutions is key, both by allowing a formalised support to various implementations, and by ensuring a consolidation of the options available so that the int...