Don Butler, Executive Director, Connected Vehicle and Services, Ford Motor Company and Erica Klampfl, Future Mobility Manager, Ford Research & Advanced Engineering, will also host a panel discussion on 4 March, 10:00 at Fira Gran Via, Hall 3, stand #C20 (Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain) covering the discussion topic ‘Is it possible to change the way the world moves?’, attended by industry experts including IBM and Goal.com

Panel Speaker: John Gleasure
John Gleasure has been at PERFORM Group since its infancy after the merger of Inform and Premium TV where he was one of the founders of Inform. John is currently Chief Commercial Officer where he oversees all global rights management and strategic partnerships within the group. John has spent time at EMI Records, Sky Sports, Hutchison Whampoa and Sony Pictures. John attended Newcastle University.

Panel Speaker: Meg Divitto,Vice President, IBM Analytics, Internet of Things, Future Solutions and Technologies
Mrs. Meg Divitto is responsible for all aspects of IBM’s Future Solutions and Technology within the new Internet of Things Division within the Analytics Group including strategy, sales, marketing, solution and product delivery and development. Meg Divitto has over 20 years of executive and engineering experience with leadership positions at IBM, Delphi, Motorola and General Motors. Meg has three patents in the area of engine management and is a graduate of GMI Engineering and Management Institute with a bachelor degree in electrical engineering. She also has a Masters of Science and Engineering Management from The University of Michigan. In May 2014, she was one of forty women named as the Top Women in M2M by Connected World Magazine for her work in the Internet of Things for IBM.