From response to reinvention

We’re facing a health, economic and societal crisis. But instead of fearing the future we should be hopeful: Periods of intense disruption also provide powerful opportunities to shape the future we want, and the head-on response to today’s challenges is already spurring innovation.

a statue in thinking position
Tune in and discover how IoT enables a more resilient future!

How can inspiring more people and organizations to embrace digital tools such as the IoT not only create new business value, but help to shape more resilient industries, infrastructure, and communities? And as we create new digital jobs, what new approaches to education, training and reskilling should be used to foster a more inclusive, diverse workforce? We invited Barbara Humpton, Siemens CEO US and Lisa Secat De Luca, IBM Director Emerging solutions & Watson's IoT division to discuss the potential of IoT to make our industries, infrastructures, and societies more resilient.


Find us also on your favorite Podcast APP:

Apple PodcastGoogle PodcastSiemens.fmStitcherSpotify (log in to listen on desktop)

Barbara Humpton
"I love the idea of applying technology to solve real problems."

Barbara Humpton,CEO at Siemens USA

"I think it is really exciting how everything around us has started to become more intelligent and that is because of IoT."

Lisa Seacat DeLuca, Director Emerging Solutions at IBM


Oisin Lunny
Our host

Oisin Lunny is an award-winning marketer, journalist, webinar and podcast host, public speaker, and professor of UX driven business. He is a senior contributor to, where he has written about Siemens smart city and IoT initiatives, and has also written for The Guardian, IT Pro Portal, Computer Business Review, and many others. He has been the chair and moderator of IoT and IIoT-related events in the whole world.

Oisin has worked in a series of leading global technology firms over the past 20 years as Global Product Manager, U.K. Country Manager, Technical VP, Senior Market Development Manager, and Chief Evangelist.

Resilience deep dive