Industry forum

   Industry Forum is an IES program for Industry to engage with research in a productive manner. Industry speakers are invited to discuss industry, technology directions, and, most importantly, challenges for the companies. We want all conference attendees to engage in the Industry Forum and listen to the presentations of our industry speakers so all communities can benefit.

Session 1   Deterministic Industrial Communications

2:00 – 3:00 pm CEST, June 9, 2021

Chair:    Dr. Thomas Strasser








TSN for Industrial Automation

 Dr. René Hummen (Hirschmann Automation and Control GmbH, Germany)






OPC UA PubSub Over TSN for industrial real-time applications

Dr. Dietmar Brucker (B&R Industrial Automation GmbH, Austria)






Emerging integrated automation systems with converged network

Mr. Kenneth Lee (Schneider Electric, USA)











Session 2   Industrial Wireless

3:00 – 4:00 pm CEST, June 10, 2021

Chair:    Dr. Victor Huang








IEEE P1451.5.X Smart Transducer Interface for LPWANs

Dr. Kim Fung Tsang (Greater Bay Area 5G Industry Alliance, Hong Kong)






A Collaborative Robotic Workcell Testbed with Wireless Time Sensitive Networking

Dr. Richard Candell (National Institute of Standards and Technology – NIST, USA)






Extending Security Beyond the Edge to highly constrained endpoints in the newly connected Industrial World

Mr. Francois Lé (iotaBEAM Inc., USA)