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Summary

The 6th Annual Internet of Things Global Summit returns to Washington D.C on 4 - 5 October. This series of discussions, idea sharing, and networking is an opportunity to join the debate from the inside. For the first year, this event is FREE TO ATTEND to whole interested parties from the IoT community.

 

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.

 

To visit last years event page, click here.

Speakers include

Rebecca Slaughter

Rebecca Slaughter

Commissioner

Federal Trade Commission

David J. Redl

David J. Redl

Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and Administrator

NTIA

Jeff Stewart

Jeff Stewart

Assistant Vice President, External & Legislative Affairs, Global Public Policy – Wireless

AT&T

Danielle DuMerer

Danielle DuMerer

CIO & Commissioner

Department of Innovation and Technology, City of Chicago

Dan Hushon

Dan Hushon

Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

DXC Technology

Julius  Knapp

Julius Knapp

Head of Bureau, Office of Engineering and Technology

FCC

Gerry Stegmaier

Gerry Stegmaier

Partner IP, Tech & Data Group

ReedSmith

Pearse O'Donohue

Pearse O'Donohue

Director, Future Networks, DG CONNECT

European Commission

Brian Barnard

Brian Barnard

Director of Governmental Affairs, Policy, and Strategic Planning.

NHTSA

Preston Read

Preston Read

Senior Director for Partners and Alliances

Verizon Smart Communities

Katerina Megas

Katerina Megas

Commercial Adoption Lead for the Trusted Identities Group, Program Manager for the Cybersecurity for IoT program

NIST

José Gontijo

José Gontijo

Director of the Department of Science, Technology and Digital Innovation and Deputy Secretary of ICT Secretariat

Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications, Brazil

Andy Hudson

Andy Hudson

Head of Policy

GSMA

Nitin Kumar

Nitin Kumar

Senior Managing Director

FTI Consulting

Stephen Pattison

Stephen Pattison

Vice President of Public Affairs

ARM

More Information

 

Themes at this year's event will include:

 

Day 1:

  • Visions and Goals for the Future of IoT in the USA and Globally
  • IoT for Government: Shaping the future of Government services through digitization
  • A Trusted Connected World of Things: A focus on the role of a transatlantic dialogue to set IoT privacy and security principles
  • A Focus on….Convergence of Blockchain and IoT
  • Revolutionizing a sector: Connected and Autonomous mobility
  • A Focus on….Drones in the context of Internet of Things

 

Day 2:

  • IoT security and resilience in the age of Digital Transformation - Securing the Industrial Internet and the Critical Infrastructure
  • Boosting the Intelligent IoT with the Power of Artificial Intelligence: Innovation and Accountability
  • A Focus on… the Smart City
  • Powering the IoT revolution – Connectivity and bandplans 

 

To be kept informed about this event, please click here

 

Getting Involved

 

 

We have a number of speaker, sponsorship and wider visibility opportunities available for this event. For more information, or to discuss how you can getting involved, please contact Anne-Lise Simon on iotsummit@forum-global.com / +44 (0) 2920 783 023.

Logistics

When

Thu 4 October, 2018 08.30 to
Fri 5 October, 2018 17.00

EDT

 

Where

Washington Plaza Hotel

Washington Plaza Hotel
10 Thomas Circle NW
Washington, D.C.
20005

Tel: +1 202-842-1300

info@washingtonplazahotel.com

Google location map

 

Downloads

Sponsorship brochure

 

 

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