National IoT Practice Leader
Piers Hogarth-Scott is the National Internet of Things Practice Leader at KPMG Australia, with a focus on Smart Cities including connected transport and infrastructure, Smart Universities, Smart Utilities and Smart Food and Fibre. Piers works with clients to tap into the $120 billion uplift in annual economic impact that is forecast to be derived from IoT to the Australian economy by 2025.
Piers draws on KPMG's deep industry, technology, policy and analytics insights to assist clients better deliver safe and effective IoT solutions. The IoT Practice helps clients with strategy and implementation, security, data analytics, vendor selection, programme management, local and international policy, growth plans and more.
Piers has been recognised by Business Age as one of the Top 50 Entrepreneurs in the UK to have made the most significant contribution to the Internet, innovation and wealth creation. Piers is a member of the Executive Committee of the IoT Alliance Australia (IoTAA), and is a board advisor to Hypercat, a standard for secure and interoperable IoT.
BA (Hons), Humanities specialising in media, University of Greenwich, London