Powerful Connected Transportation Content added to IoT Evolution Conference & Expo

By IoTEvolutionWorld News December 20, 2016

Florida event offers two full days of content dedicated to delivering next generation transportation and fleet solutions.

Trumbull, CT—December 20, 2016— TMC and Crossfire Media announced today the  Connected Transport tack at IoT Evolution Conference & Expo, being held February 7-10, 2017 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. IoT Evolution Expo has evolved to become the leading educational and networking forum for the enterprise looking to understand how to develop and implement IoT solutions that drive measurable results and business transformation. The event will feature a robust exhibit floor, powerful keynotes, case studies, live demos, unique sessions, special events, networking opportunities and much more.

Connected Transport sessions focused on how the Internet of Things is changing today’s transportation model and allowing companies and consumers to save money and time while increasing efficiencies and making lives easier. Attendees will learn how the IoT is transforming typical transportation related services such as Field Forces, Fleet Management, Insurance, and Supply Chain.

"We talk about the Internet of the Things as if things are stationary but people and things are on the move constantly.  We can think of the autonomous vehicle but the Internet is a network of transition that is helping business move forward regardless of who or what is in the driver seat,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, IoT Evolution. “Learn how IoT combines connection with transport to optimize opportunity.”

Sessions and speakers include:

  • Keynotes Include:
    • Lisa Peterson, Gogo Business Aviation
    • Dr. Richard Soley, Object Management Group & Industrial Internet Consortium
    •  Fred Yentz, Telit
    • John Horn, Ingenu
    • Marc Zionts, Numerex
    • Alex Brisbourne, KORE
    • Maciej Kranz,  Cisco
    • Mary Beth Hall,  Verizon Wireless
    • Gary Davis, Intel Security
  • IoT & Autos: What are We Looking for Assistance or Autonomy?
    • Ron Felice, IBM Watson IoT
    • Paula Hunte, NFC Forum
    • Mohamad (Mo) Nasser, Sprint
    • Jessica Sweeney, LILEE Systems
  • Enabling Smart Workers with Smart Devices
    • Jeff Liebl, Anaren
    • Sherri McDaniel, ATEK Access Technologies
    • Yukon Palmer, Field Logix
    • Kim Pearson, New Boundary Technologies
  • Driver Assisted - Insurance Reduced - Connected Cars
    • Craig Copland, Swiss Re Management (US) Corporation
    • Jessica Sweeney, LILEE Systems
    • Nino Tarantino, Octo Telematics North America
    • Doug Wilson, Verizon
  • Keeping Inventories Moving
    • Chris Chang, Alien Technology
    • Bill Sell , Advisor Communications
  • NASCAR and IoT
    • Marc Petock, Lynxspring
  • IoT and the Worldwide Supply Chain

To view the full IoT Evolution Expo agenda click here. Speakers are updated daily.

IoT Evolution Expo is supported by super sponsor Telit, diamond sponsors KORE, Numerex, platinum sponsors Eurotech, Sprint, Yokogawa, gold sponsors, Ingenu, HARMAN, Verizon, corporate sponsors, Cradlepoint, Gemalto, Tellient, Senet, Sequans and track sponsor Coris.

Registration for IoT Evolution Expo is now open. For more information, contact Frank Coppola at 203-852-6800 x131. For media registration, contact Jessica Seabrook. Companies interested in exhibiting, sponsorship or advertising packages should contact Matthew Gleeson at 203.852.6800 ext. 145.

For the latest IoT Evolution Expo news, updates and information, follow the event on Twitter at @IoTEvolution.

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About Crossfire Media

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Media and Analyst Contact:

Jessica Seabrook             

Marketing Director

203.852.6800 ext.170

Edited by Ken Briodagh
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