MapQuest, Oracle, SAP and Many Others to Speak at Industrial IoT Conference in Florida

By IoTEvolutionWorld News November 15, 2017

Industry leaders join February conference to shed insight into IoT Solutions for Smart Manufacturing and Production.

Trumbull, CT – November 15, 2017 – TMC and Crossfire Media today announced the latest round of companies to speak at the Industrial IoT Conference being held January 22-25, 2018 at Disney’s Contemporary Orlando, Florida. The event will focus on the IoT technologies and solutions increasing the productivity and efficiency of manufacturing and production processes. The Industrial IoT Conference is collocated with IoT Evolution Expo which in its 19th iteration is the leading education and networking forum for the enterprise looking to understand how to develop and implement IoT Solutions.

“It’s no secret, innovation in the industrial industry is being fueled by IoT and the opportunities for businesses to benefit are seemingly endless,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, IoT Evolution. “This first group of speakers to be announced for the Industrial IoT Conference represents a unique set of thought leaders who can provide attendees with insight and practical skills for integrating IoT solutions into their manufacturing processes.”

Industrial IoT Speakers and Panelists include:

  • Scott Allen, CMO, FreeWave Technologies
  • Abhishek Joshi, Strategist, Accenture
  • Pushkar Ranjan, Internet of Things Evangelist, SAP
  • Mary Beth Borgwing, Executive Entrepreneur, MACH 37
  • Dennis Hamann, CEO, Mobelisk
  • Nina Tucker, Co-Founder, Twin Oaks Computing
  • Ciaran Bradley, Chief Technical Officer, AdaptiveMobile
  • Travis Russell, Director, Network Security, Technical Product Management, Oracle
  • Douglas Tait, Director, Oracle
  • Alex Glaser, Vice President, Harbor Research
  • Sudarshan Krishnamurthi, Head of business strategy for education services, Cisco
  • Hiep Pham, Vice President of R&D, Virtium Solid State Storage and Memory
  • Christian Legare, Director, IoT OS Platform, Silicon Labs
  • Bernhard Mehl, CEO, Kisi
  • Perry Lea, Director of Technology, Cradlepoint
  • Ryan Martin, Senior Analyst, ABI Research
  • Arun Rajasekaran, Director of Engineering, Plantronics
  • Felix Zhao, CEO, Cassia Networks
  •  Andy Ellicott, Chief Product Officer,
  • Roger  Rea, Product Manager, IBM
  • Samantha Radocchia, Co-Founder and CPO, Chronicled

Keynotes include:

  • George Mulhern, CEO, Cradlepoint
  • Mary Beth Hall, Director Global IoT Product and Development, Verizon Wireless
  • Dipti Vachani, VP Internet of Things Group, Intel
  • Gary Davis, Chief Consumer Security Evangelist, McAfee
  • Rhonda Dirvin, Director, IoT and Embedded, Arm
  • Veeru Ramaswamy, Vice President, Watson IoT Platform, IBM

General Session Panelists include:

  • James Brehm, Founder and Chief Technology Evangelist, James Brehm & Associates
  • Steve Brumer, Partner, 151 Advisors
  • Carl Ford, CEO, Director of Content, Crossfire Media
  • Alex Glaser, Vice President, Harbor Research
  • Ryan Martin, Senior Analyst, ABI Research
  • Michael Lenoce. Managing Director, MVP Capital
  • Greg Mischou, Senior Partner & Managing Director, Woodside Capital Partners
  • Fred Thiel, President, Thiel Advisors, Inc.
  • James Turino, Managing Partner, Drake Star Partners
  • Mike Walkley, Managing Director, Canaccord Genuity
  • Lynne Canavan, Vice President of Marketing, OpenFog Consortium
  • Bobbie Carlton, Founder, Innovation Women
  • Mary Beth Hall, Director Global IoT Product and Development, Verizon Wireless
  • Elise Neel, GM, MapQuest
  • Heidi Wilson, IoT & Complex Solutions, Telus

Keynotes, speakers, special events, exhibitors and more details are updated here daily. Sign up for IoT Evolution’s Industrial IoT newsletter for more information.

Registration for the Industrial IoT Conference is now open. For more information, contact Scott Kargman. For media registration, contact Jessica Seabrook. Companies interested in exhibiting, sponsorship or advertising packages should contact Dave Rodriguez at 203.852.6800 ext. 146 or Maureen Gambino 203-852-6800 x 109.

For the latest Industrial IoT Conference news, updates and information, follow the event on Twitter at @IIoTEvolution.

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Edited by Ken Briodagh
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