5 Top Analysts Give Real Projections and Explore the Real Value of IoT at IoT Evolution Expo

By TMC January 03, 2017

Special Panel Discussion Added to the Leading Internet of Things Event in Florida in February

Trumbull, CT—January 3, 2017—TMC and Crossfire Media announced today the special panel discussion, Analyze What IoT? at IoT Evolution Conference and 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. This special panel discussion will take place at 1:00PM on Wednesday, February 8th.

“How long is your Hockey Stick?   What’s included in your predictions?  Ever wonder how so many predictions are made about the same thing?  Analyze What IoT  is a session for the analysts to get away from the hype and get real about the who, how and why of IoT forecasts,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, IoT Evolution.  “If you are looking to understand when the demand starts to rise, these analysts will tell you if you are too late, too early or hitting the market at just the right time.”

The Analyze What IoT? Special panel discussion moderated by Carl Ford will look why there is such deviation in projections for the number of IoT devices. How do we account for the different projections for IoT solutions between 20B to 50B IoT devices deployed by 2020? Is this a problem with Hype, or the presumption that starts the count? The analysts in this session will to the real numbers, the real successes and the real world.

Panelists include: 
    •    James Brehm, Founder and Chief Technology Evangelist at James Brehm & Associates
    •    Andy Castonguay, Principal Analyst, Machina Research
    •    John Feland, CEO at Argus Insights
    •    Ryan Martin, Senior Analyst, ABI Research
    •    J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D., Principal Analyst, Mobile & Wireless  at AOTMP

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, Centri,  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
Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York.

Media and Analyst Contact: 
Jessica Seabrook    
Marketing Director
203.852.6800 ext.170
[email protected]

Edited by Ken Briodagh
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