|29 November 2017||5:30pm - 6:30pm|
|MaGIC (Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre) View map|
Industry 4.0, the 4th industrial revolution, smart manufacturing, digital factories and data exchange in manufacturing technologies are key elements that create what has been called a “smart factory”. A design of modular structured smart factories and cyber-physical systems monitor has created a physical world which easily helps makes a decentralized decision.
The Internet of Things (IoT), a system of interrelated with computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, objects or people have unique identifiers and the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction.
This sharing session will help you understand the digital structure change and how to provide the consistent and reliable framework.
Haziq Faris is the CEO of REKA Inisiatif Sdn Bhd, and co-founder of both REKA Studios and REKA Axis. He is a self-taught techie who had formal education from Cambridge University, MIT and Universiti Malaya. His specializations are from Cyber Security to Software Development.
With over than 10 years of coding and hacking experience, Haziq used to work in Silicon Valley companies such as Google, Mozilla, Ubuntu, as well as Wmware. His experience has brought REKA into a greater milestone. REKA has successfully produced its most special product which is the self-driving car using Proton Waja, IoT Development Board, and Autonomous Car Kit. The self-driving car was the first in the Malaysia and was invented entirely in-house.
Dr. Mazlan is the co-founder and CEO of FAVORIOT Sdn Bhd. He is ranked among 50 Most Impactful Smart Cities Leaders by World CSR Congress 2017, ranked Top 10 in IoT Top 100 Influencers by Postscapes 2017, ranked No. 20th Thought Leader in IOT by 2014 Onalytics Report – “The Internet of Things – Top 100 Thought Leaders”, ranked Top 100 in Smart Cities Top Experts by Agilience Authority Index May 2016 and UTM Alumni Industry Personality 2016. He is currently one of Global Vision Board Member (2017).
Before Favoriot, he spent 2 and a half years as CEO of REDtone IOT and 8 years in MIMOS Berhad as Senior Director Wireless Communications Cluster. He also spent 13 years in CELCOM (mobile operator), handling many senior management positions. Prior to Celcom, he spent 10 years as an Assoc. Professor at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. He is currently the Adjunct Professor for Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA) and Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP).
He was also the Adjunct Professor for UTM from 2008 to 2013 and UTHM (2004-2005, 2013-2016). Dr.Mazlan is a frequent speaker in many major & established IOT, Smart Cities and telco conferences locally and globally. He sits in Industry Advisory Panel (IAP) for several local universities. He graduated from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia with a BEE (1984), University of Essex (UK) with MSc. in Telematics (1986) and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia with a PhD in Telecommunications (1993). He also received an Honorary Doctorate in Electrical Engineering from UTHM (2017).