2nd Annual Ecosystem Conference

Welcome to ESCON, an ecosystem conference

for smart security stakeholders.

 

December 2, 2021

3 to 6 PM CET

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About ESCON 2021

Ecosystem conference with companies shaping the future of Artificial Intelligence and IoT technologies in the security and safety industry.

Logo Azena
Noema logo
Novaira logo
Milestone Logo
Omdia Logo
Ossa Logo
Prosegur Logo
Sensormatic logo
Siemens Logo
Studio automated logo
Vivotek Logo
Waterview logo

Agenda

Main Session

Main Session

Inspiring presentations with actionable insights from your industry peers

Join for an Azena year in review of 2021 and get leading industry analysts' perspective on the video surveillance market and how it is expected to develop in the months ahead.

Get exclusive insights from industry leaders and learn about exciting new innovations.

15:00

Welcome to ESCON 2021

Hartmut Schaper
Chief Executive Officer, Azena

15:05

Azena 2021 - A Year in Review

A look back at the key milestones for Azena throughout the year and the current status quo.

Fabio Marti
Vice President Marketing, Azena

15:15

The Current State and Future of Video Surveillance Analytics

Insights into a shifting market and the trends shaping it for both, customers and suppliers.

Oliver Philippou
Research Manager - Physical Security, OMDIA

15:30

Capitalizing on the Video Revolution

How to combine best of breed hardware with an open platform approach to maximize value for customers.

Steve Ma
Vice President Open Platform Business Division, VIVOTEK
Vice President and Chairman of Strategy Committee, OSSA

15:45

App Challenge 2021 Award Ceremony

Helena Felixberger
Moderator

App Challenge Winners
WaterView
Noema
Studio Automated

App developers breakout session

Breakout Session 1

Application Development and Sales

If you are developing applications for the Azena Application Store, are planning to do so, or are simply interested in AI video analytics in general, this is the right break out session for you.

Hear how our partners use latest developments in AI and computer vision to create cutting edge video analytics apps for the Azena platform. Learn how Azena and its platform support in creating and marketing these solutions and hear first hand of developers that have taken video analytics to the next level.

16:00

Azena Platform Update

A run down of new features and capabilities supporting development and sales of apps on the Azena Application Store. 

Sina Isabell Springer
Business Development Manager, Azena

Alexander Harlass
Head of Solution Consulting, Azena

16:15

A Collaborative Approach to Innovation

How Azena works with developers in identifying business opportunities and developing solutions. 

Adam Wynne
Director Innovation Accelerator, Azena

16:25

Best Practices for Custom Solution Development

Creating custom solutions and going beyond security with Azena’s help.

Alexander Harlass
Head of Solution Consulting, Azena

16:34

App Challenge 2021 Winner Presentations

A detailed look at the winning apps from the 2021 Azena App Challenge.

Matteo Ferrabone
Chief Technology Officer, WaterView

Roman Lavlinskii
Chief Executive Officer, Noema

Elle De Jonge
Strategic Advisor, Studio Automated

integrators breakout session

Breakout Session 2

Planning and Implementing Projects

If you are planning and implementing video systems for yourself or for customers or if you are simply looking for groundbreaking innovation in surveillance cameras and AI video analytics, this is the right break out session for you.

Learn from leading integrators how you can generate added value by creating AI video solutions on the basis of the Azena platform. Hear about new and emerging use cases that leverage the latest advancements in AI video analytics.

16:00

Azena Platform Update

A run down of new features and capabilities supporting development and sales of apps on the Azena Application Store.

Madhav Varma
Vice President Product, Azena

16:10

Combining AI and Humans To Provide Best in Class Security

How to build a world class security offering by increasing security operators’ efficiency through AIoT solutions.

José Daniel García Espinel
Global Innovation Director, Prosegur

16:25

Boosting Retail With Artificial Intelligence

How AI Video Analytics support retailers in improving both store performance and shopper experience.

Lukas Adt
Business Development Manager, Sensormatic

16:40

Today and Tomorrow

Current case studies and brief outlook on "beyond video".

Werner Braun
Head of Portfolio Management Physical Security, Siemens

Harald Krasnitzky
Project Manager, Siemens

16:55

Going Beyond Security

Real life case examples of innovative video analytics projects outside of the ordinary.

Kai Bisgwa
Vice President Sales, Azena

escon 2021 - get live answers to your questions

Wrap-up

Outlook for 2022 and beyond

Let's take a look at what is awaiting us in the months ahead.

Tune in for a live discussion between analysts and leading professionals on market shifts and trends that will shape our industry.

Hear also what you can expect from Azena in 2022 and ask your questions in our Q&A.

17:00

The Role of Software Defined Video Surveillance in an Evolving Market

What role will software defined video surveillance play in the evolution of the video surveillance market and the associated systems integration business.

Josh Woodhouse
Lead Analyst and Founder, Novaira

17:15

Edge as a Service

Learn how “Edge as a Service” complements and completes cloud computing. Be the first to accelerate the future of security systems integration and play a key role in building an intelligent security enterprise.

Keven Marier
Vice President Technology Partners, Milestone

17:25

Outlook to 2022 and Beyond

A look at what lies ahead for Azena and the partner ecosystem.

Felicitas Geiss
Vice President Strategy and Venture Architecture, Azena

17:35

Q&A

17:55

Goodbye and see you next year!

Speakers

We have assembled an awesome roster of distinguished speakers.

Lukas Adt

Lukas Adt

Business Development Manager, Sensormatic

Kai Bisgwa

Kai Bisgwa

VP Sales, Azena

Werner Braun

Werner Braun

Head of Portfolio Management Physical Security, Siemens

Elle De Jonge

Elle De Jonge

Strategic Advisor, Studio Automated

Jose Daniel Garcia Espinel

José Daniel García Espinel

Global Innovation Director, Prosegur

Helena Felixberger

Helena Felixberger

Moderator

Matteo Ferrabone

Matteo Ferrabone

CTO, WaterView

Felicitas

Felicitas Geiss

VP Strategy and Venture Architecture, Azena

Alexander Harlass

Alexander Harlass

Head of Solution Consulting, Azena

Harald Krasnitzky

Harald Krasnitzky

Project Manager, Siemens

Roman Lavlinski Noema

Roman Lavlinskii

CEO, Noema

Steve Ma

Steve Ma

VP Open Platform Business Division, VIVOTEK
VP and Chairman of Strategy Committee, OSSA

Keven Marier

Keven Marier

VP Technology Partners, Milestone

Fabio

Fabio Marti

VP Marketing, Azena

Oliver Philippou

Oliver Philippou

Research Manager - Physical Security, OMDIA

Hartmut

Hartmut Schaper

CEO, Azena

Sina

Sina Isabell Springer

Business Development Manager, Azena

Madhav

Madhav Varma

VP Product, Azena

Josh Woodhouse

Josh Woodhouse

Lead Analyst and Founder, Novaira

Adam Wynne

Adam Wynne

Director Innovation Accelerator, Azena

Registration Closed

Registration is now closed for ESCON 2021.

Check back for the on-demand video in a few days.

FAQ

We hope these frequently asked questions and answers are helpful. If you still have any questions regarding ESCON 2021, please reach out to our event coordinator Nicole Skrzydel.

This conference is tailored to our platform partners and everyone interested in the newest updates on video analytics solutions on the market. In 2020 our first annual digital Azena Ecosystem Conference went live and attracted hundreds of integrators, camera manufacturers, and app developers in the security industry. 

Many experts from the security industry will speak about the newest trends and challenges everyone is currently facing. We invite you to join our breakout sessions to dive deeper into more complex topics and learn something new.

Additionally you will learn about what happened at Azena in 2021 and which exciting projects are in the works.

This year we are hosting escon 2021 at the BMW Welt in Munich, with great speakers joining us live on stage and remotely. We expect a lively exchange of knowledge and insights, and you are invited to participate in it!

The interactive tools on our live streaming site will allow you to ask questions to specific speakers, join the Q&A session, interact and chat with all other participants, and participate in our live polls. Although you cannot join us in person, we will make this event an excellent experience for everyone!

To use the streaming portal on event day, you only need an end device with Internet access and an up-to-date browser. So your can access the live stream on your PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone via this link and do not need to download an app.

The live stream link will be available soon and you will receive information about logging in to the event per email after registering.

We offer security and data protection for the live event: The Streaming Portal is hosted on German servers. The data handling complies with European data protection guidelines. The data of all participants is therefore safe! Data security and the protection of personal data is our highest priority.

For all ecosystem stakeholders.