About the IoT Council

The Internet of Things Council defines Europe’s involvement in the smart technology of tomorrow, its effect on everyday life and the development of a new world order

About the speaker

Mirko is Co Founder and CEO of digital worx, an IoT Software Developing Company. In 1998 he founded his first company in the technology sector. 2015 he is Co founder of the startup dimago – mental health companion an ehealth IoT solution to support the treatment of mental health diseases. Further more since 2017 he is technical lead Advisor at Blackpin Secure Communication and Lead Architect at building the Agriculture IoT Platform Large Scale Demonstrator of KATANA project under HORIZON 2020.

Since 2012 he teaches Web Engineering and mobile Software Development at Heilbronn University. Mirko is involved in public and private research activities for open standards and disruptive business models in the Internet of Things. He is member of the Internet Of Things Council, a worldwide IoT think tank. Also he contributed to AIOTI – Alliance for Internet of Things Innovation Working Group 7 in the field of Wearables and LINUX working group for interoperability at LISOG – Linux Solution Group (now Open Source Business Alliance). As part of the European Commission’s Future Internet program he supports and builds start ups in the fields of eHealth and industrial IoT. In this function Mirko is coaching SME and Startups in the European SME Instrument and FI-Business Program. Since 2017 Mirko is a member of the IoT Security Expert Group of the European Agency of Network and Information Security – ENISA. Mirko is a well-practiced international speaker and coach on the field of Open Innovation, Internet of Things, IoT Security and disruptive business modeling.