Dr. Aleksander Poniewierski
Global IoT Leader
Aleksander Poniewierski is the Global IoT Leader at one of the largest international professional services organization, responsible for leading the advisory practice focused on strategy development, design, implementation, process optimization, business model innovation, security and protection for major clients in consumer and industrial IoT. He is a world-recognized expert in cybersecurity and critical infrastructure protection. Previously, Aleksander led the IoT/OT Advisory Practice for the Europe, Middle East, India & Africa region. During his career, he built the IT advisory practice in Central and Eastern Europe, where he led numerous IT and OT projects for some of the largest companies in the region.
Before joining professional service organizations, Aleksander was responsible for managing IT security at telecommunication companies.
He is an Advisory Council Member of the Center for Global Business at the University of Texas in Dallas (UDT). He has conducted numerous lectures on emerging technologies, business models and cybersecurity at many business and engineering schools including Stanford University, University of Dallas (UTD), Stockholm School of Economics and Warsaw School of Economics. He is the author of many publications and a sought-after keynote speaker at numerous conferences related to cyber security and the IoT/OT.
Aleksander graduated from the Upper Silesian University in 1997 with a master’s degree in information technology. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from Poznan University of Economics in 2008. Additionally, he has participated in many executive programs run by Harvard Business School, Carnegie Mellon University, Stanford University and IMD University.
He is a professional photographer. His work has been published in international photographic magazines. He is the laureate of a prestigious photography competition organized by National Geographic.
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