IoT Evolution Expo Explores Where the Industry is Spending Money in Special Panel

By IoTEvolutionWorld News January 05, 2017

Seven of the Industries respected analysts come together for a special discussion at the leading Internet of Things Event.

Trumbull, CT—January 5, 2017—TMC and Crossfire Media announced today the special panel discussion, IoT Money Matters 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 8:30AM on Thursday, February 9th.

“The enthusiasm for IoT is exhilarating and driving investments, acquisitions and partnerships around the globe.  We are lucky to have a panel that can gives us the complete spectrum of financial strategies for the business models associated with IoT,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, IoT Evolution. “If you are a startup looking to be unicorn and tried and true player looking catch the next wave of investment this session is for you.”

The IoT Money Matter Special panel discussion will explore the opportunities available in IoT.  First, analyst will take a look at the darlings of the press, the start-ups going through early rounds of funding. Then they will discuss the companies that are already successful and looking to find growth in acquisition. This panel will show attendees where IoT money matters.

Panelists include:

  • Pavel Cherkashin, Owner, GVA Capital
  • Michael Crawford, Partner, Q Advisors LLC
  • Scott Snyder, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer, SafeGuard Scientifics
  • Fred Thiel, President, Thiel Advisors, Inc.
  • James Turino, Managing Partner, Drake Star Partners
  • Mike Walkley, Managing Director, Senior Equity Analyst, Canaccord Genuity Research
  • James Brehm, Founder and Chief Technology Evangelist, James Brehm & Associates  (moderator)

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 [email protected].  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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