San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Defining The Internet of Things is actually difficult, you only need to google... And there are more acronyms for specific sectors within IOT :-
The ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) - links physical / smart objects to the Internet.
With no set standards and platform wars, companies searching for business models for IOT platforms, the growth of the ecosystem is facing a lot of challenges.
“The Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to surpass mobile phones as the largest category of connected devices in 2018"
“Out of 28 billion connected devices forecasted by 2021, 16 billion will be related to IoT” According to to Ericsson
Is it all hype and over optimistic predictions?
Maybe, however lots of companies are investing heavily in the future of IoT.
Samsung have recently announced it will be “investing $1.2 billion into the US specifically around IoT”
IoT and M2M markets are moving quickly and there are plenty of new business opportunities.
We are going to look at and discuss some of the challenges businesses, their clients and consumers face as IoT becomes further embedded in everyone’s lives and becomes mainstream.
Come and learn from our fantastic lineup of expert panelists.
Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino from Designswarm - Panel Chair
Jane Silber CEO of Canonical
Danny Wootton - Director of IOT at CGI
Gilli Coston Managing Director, Wyless Europe Plc,
Emma Wright, Commercial Technology Partner at Kemp Little
More about the event...
6:30 - Arrive , registration - Drinks and Networking
7:00 - Introductions - Panel start
8:15/8:30 -Drinks, food, networking and demo showcase
9:30/10:00 - Close
Tickets are FREE but registration is essential, numbers are limited. So don't delay register NOW!
Look forward to seeing you all.
We are able to put on this event for free with the kind support of sponsors.
About our fabulous sponsor for the evening is CGI