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Face to Face Meeting

Date: January 31, 2012

Time: 9:00 - 17:00 (UK time)

Location: IBM Hursley

The linked PDF File:Visiting IBM Hursley.pdf contains lots of good info for anyone visiting IBM Hursley

Google Map showing location of suggested hotels and restaurants, as well as IBM

NOTE: A dinner is being planned for the evening of January 30th, see below.


NOTE: Attendence is open to individuals that are members of the M2M Industry Working Group and invited guests.


  1. Mike Milinkovich, Eclipse Foundation, @mmilinkov
  2. Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation, @ianskerrett
  3. Benjamin Cabé, Sierra Wireless, @kartben
  4. Gaétan Morice, Sierra Wireless, @gmorice
  5. Brian Anderson, Sierra Wireless
  6. Jean-Yves Reynaud, Sierra Wireless
  7. Andy Piper, IBM, @andypiper @mqttorg
  8. Dave Locke, IBM, @davejlocke
  9. Peter Niblett, IBM
  10. Ian Craggs, IBM, @icraggs
  11. Nick O'Leary, IBM, @knolleary
  12. Andy Stanford-Clark, IBM, @andysc (pm only)
  13. Arlen Nipper, Eurotech, @EurotechFan
  14. Robert Andres, Eurotech
  15. Marco Carrer, Eurotech


  1. Roger Light,, @ralight
  2. Jens Wiegand, Wind River
  3. Ben Pirt, Pachube, @bjpirt
  4. Kai Hudalla, Bosch
  5. Stefan Ferber, Bosch
  6. Ken Boak, Nanode, @monsonite
  7. Nick Humfrey, MQTT community, @njh


  • Gerry Reilly, IBM (Director, WebSphere Messaging and Integration)
  • Mark Bunday, IBM (Briefing Consultant)

Invited Guests / Awaiting Confirmation

  • Scott de Deugd, IBM


Here's a link to the IWG Charter as context for the group

8:30 - 9:00 Arrival, Coffee and Light Breakfast

0900 - 10:15

  • Introduction / Welcome to Hursley (Gerry)
  • Company Introductions (15 minutes each)
    • Eurotech
    • IBM
    • Sierra Wireless
    • Bosch

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break


  • Detailed discussions and review of [M2M Roadmap] (Benjamin, Scott)
    • Project plan for M2M IWG for next 12-18 months

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

  • (between 12.30/1.30) tour of the Emerging Technologies lab (IBM ETS team)

13:30 - 14:15

  • Review of Koneki plans (Benjamin)

14:15 - 15:00

  • Review of Paho plans (Arlen, Scott)

15:00- 15:15 Break

15:15 - 15:30

  • Mosquitto Overview (Roger)

15:30 - 15:45 Developer Sandbox

15:45 - 16:30 Community Outreach and Marketing

  • Community and Marketing for M2M IWG (Ian)

16:30 - 1700 Wrap-up and Next Steps

Suggested Hotel

Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel

Group Dinner Jan 30th

We are organizing a group dinner for 6pm Monday Jan 30th at the The Wykeham Arms (British pub/18th Century coaching inn)

Reservations have been guaranteed for the following people:

  • Mike Milinkovich, Eclipse Foundation, @mmilinkov
  • Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation, @ianskerrett
  • Benjamin Cabé, Sierra Wireless, @kartben
  • Gaétan Morice, Sierra Wireless, @gmorice
  • Brian Anderson, Sierra Wireless
  • Jean-Yves Reynaud, Sierra Wireless
  • Arlen Nipper, Eurotech, @EurotechFan
  • Robert Andres, Eurotech
  • Marco Carrer, Eurotech
  • Roger Light, mosquitto

If you want to attend, please contact Ian Skerrett (

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