Jason Shepherd

Board Chair, LF Edge, Linux Foundation

Jason Shepherd is VP of Ecosystem at ZEDEDA and the governing board chair of the Linux Foundation’s LF Edge organization. Prior to joining ZEDEDA, Jason was CTO for the Dell Technologies Edge and IoT Solutions Division. His proven track record as a thought leader in the market is evidenced through his leadership building up the award-winning Dell IoT Solutions Partner Program, establishing the open source EdgeX Foundry project to facilitate greater IoT interoperability, and leading the formation of the Linux Foundation’s Project Alvarium to foster data trust at scale. He speaks and writes regularly on technology topics such as edge computing, IoT, AI, 5G, Digital Twin and Ecosystem and was recognized as one of the Top 100 Industrial IoT influencers in both 2018 and 2019. He holds a total of 40 granted and pending US patents.

4:00 - 5:30

April 28th Conference Day One

Track B - Building the System of Systems

Moderator: Philippe Cases, CEO, Topio Networks


4.00  Understanding the Key Issues in Building a System of Systems

Adam Newman, COO, IEEE-ISTO


4.20   Panel: Building the Platform for Integrated Intelligent Infrastructure

How do we build the systems to systems to ensure the efficient deployment of universal intelligent infrastructure?

Jason ShepherdBoard Chair, LF Edge, The Linux Foundation

Said Tabet, Board Member, Automotive Edge Computing Consortium 

Nadine Alameh, CEO, Open Geospatial Consortium 

Mark Collier, COO, Open Infrastructure  Foundation

Adam Newman, COO, IEEE-ISTO