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Summary

The 5th Annual Internet of Things Global Summit returns to Washington D.C on 10-11 October. This series of discussions, idea sharing, and networking is an opportunity to join the debate from the inside. 

 

The Global Summit features key policymakers and leading industry stakeholders addressing the opportunities and benefits IoT brings. 

 

Over the course of the two days, plenary sessions include room-wide discussions with an interactive format, and multiple networking opportunities. The summit investigates the IoT ecosystem in the United States, and globally, and how we harness it's incredible potential.

Speakers include

Neil Chilson

Neil Chilson

Acting Chief Technologist

FTC

Evelyn Remaley

Evelyn Remaley

Deputy Associate Administrator

NTIA

Bob Bennett

Bob Bennett

Chief Innovation Officer

City of Kansas, MO

Andreas Geiss

Andreas Geiss

Head of Unit ‘Spectrum Policy’, DG CONNECT

European Commission

Hudson Thrift

Hudson Thrift

Security Operations Lead

Uber

Anil Sharma

Anil Sharma

Chief Network Officer

District of Columbia

Julie Kearney

Julie Kearney

Vice President Regulatory Affairs

Consumer Technology Association

Ken DiPrima

Ken DiPrima

AVP New Product Development, IoT Solutions

AT&T

Stephen Pattison

Stephen Pattison

VP Public Affairs

ARM

Samia Melhem

Samia Melhem

Global Lead, Digital Development

World Bank

More Information

 

Hosted by Forum Global, we explore IoT tech trends and critical policy issues. We examine the effects shifting political environments in the US and beyond, may have on IoT investment and business models. Security, data innovation and ownership, connectivity, as well as the impact of IoT on the citizen are key areas of debate. 

 

Key sessions include:

  • Cyber-criminality, security and risk in an IoT world
  • Critical infrastructure and IoT
  • Unlocking the value of the Industrial Internet of Things - moving from promise to reality
  • Key policy considerations for building the cars of tomorrow - what do industry stakeholders want from policymakers?
  • How are Smart Cities being developed and leveraged for the citizen?
  • Designing future-proof business models for the evolving IoT ecosystem
  • What blockchain means for you, and for the Internet of Things
  • Meeting the short and long-term connectivity requirements of IoT - approaches and technologies
  • IoT Data-ownership and licensing - who owns the data?

 

Become Involved

 

We currently have various speaker, sponsorship and wider visibility opportunities available. To inquire about getting involved, please contact iotsummit@forum-global.com / +44 (0) 2920 783 075.

Logistics

When

Tue 10 October, 2017 08.30 to
Wed 11 October, 2017 17.00

EDT

 

Where

The National Press Club

529 14th St NW,
Washington, DC 20045,
USA

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Downloads

IoT Global Sponsorship Brochure

 

 

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