The Leading IoT Event for the Enterprise End User, IoT Evolution Expo Opens Call for Speakers

By TMC June 06, 2018

The Florida event seeks speakers to present case studies and practical education on the impact of IoT implementations across industries.

Trumbull, CT – June 6, 2018 – TMC and Crossfire Media today announced, the 20th iteration of IoT Evolution Conference & Expo is accepting speaking proposals through June 29th. The event will take place  January 29 – February 1, 2019 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward Country Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. IoT Evolution is squarely focused on the enterprise and how IoT solutions will impact operations, business intelligence, new product development and revenue generation.

Through certifications and collocated events, Industrial IoT Conference, IoT Evolution Health, LPWAN Expo and The Smart City Event, attendees will gain practical skills that they can take back to the office. The in-depth conference program will showcase real life case studies that delve into the growing disciplines of blockchain, Digital Twin, Smart Buildings, Data Analytics, Edge, Security, Transportation, Fleet management, SD-IoT and more.

“IoT Evolution Expo returns to Florida as a revamped experience. The 2019 program will drive user adoption with tracks that make IoT strategies for Healthcare, Industrial, LPWAN implementation and Smart Communities practical and useful,” Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, IoT Evolution. "In an effort to accommodate the wide-range of industry leaders who apply to speak, we developed an expansive list of conference topics that touch on many parts of the IoT universe. We are excited review applications and look forward to building the best IoT event yet.”

For full details and to submit a proposal, please visit the call for paper section of the website. For questions, please contact Carl Ford. Please submit your speaking request on the following topics or provide a topic of your own choosing.

General IoT Topics

  • Horizontal Platforms for Vertical Markets
  • Big Data Technologies and Applications
  • IoT and Digital Transformation
  • The Role of the Digital Twin
  • Cases Studies of Compliance, Efficiency and/or Production
  • Managing IoT between IT and OPS
  • IoT at the Edge, the Cloud or Somewhere in Between
  • Rapid IoT Deployments with Platforms and APIs
  • IoT & Artificial Intelligence beyond pattern recognition
  • Automotive IoT So Many Sensors So Much Code
  • Driver Assisted, Self-Driving and other IoT Automotive Applications


  • Hyper Ledger
  • Distributed Systems and Identity Management
  • Blockchain Basics Algorithms and Architectures
  • Blockchain and Smart Contracts
  • Blockchain Exchanges and Interoperability
  • Mining Blockchain is it the like Cryptocurrency
  • Blockchain Regulations
  • Bills of Lading and Blockchains
  • GDPR and Blockchain
  • Marrying Hardware to Blockchain
  • Industrial IoT Conference Topics

Industrial IoT Conference

  • Micro and nanoelectronics as the Drivers of Industry 4.0 Development
  • Current Challenges and Prospects for the Platform Industry 4.0
  • Key Technologies and Competence for Implementation
  • Safety Issues for the Platform Industry 4.0
  • Vision Systems for Industry 4.0
  • Industry 4.0 and Internet of things
  • Training Issues for the Implementation of Industry 4.0
  • Standardization of Industry 4.0
  • Reducing Mean Time to Repair with Analytics and IoT


  • New Markets for Industry 4.0
  • Street Lights and LPWAN Strategies
  • LPWAN and the Factory Floor
  • Network Architectures
  • Consumer Applications for LPWAN
  • Smart Cities Low Power
  • Case Studies in LPWAN Success
  • Security Strategies for LPWAN deployments
  • LPWAN Transmission Exchanges Share and Share a Like
  • Geofencing and Asset Management

IoT Evolution Healthcare

  • Patient Registration/Data collection Smarter ER
  • IoT for Life sciences and research
  • Pharma and IoT
  • Telemedicine/Remote patient monitoring
  • Geriatrics
  • Insurance: IoT for Risk Management
  • Supply Chain and Cold Chain Logistics
  • Health Regulatory concerns and compliance strategy
  • Health Device management and monitoring/Healthcare at the Edge
  • Healthcare As a Service
  • Data analytics for medical professionals
  • Finding profits through efficiencies of IoT
  • Healthcare OEM: What does an IoT Health device need
  • HIPAA/Privacy in IoT Healthcare

The Smart City Event

  • 5G and smart city rollouts
  • Managing Regulatory compliance
  • Smart Transportation, telematics and infrastructure
  • Ubiquitous networks - enabling smart city applications
  • Smart Cities - It takes a System of Systems
  • Smart City Connectivity
  • Smart Energy
  • HVAC monitoring and management
  • Agriculture and Farming applications
  • Smart Building and facility management
  • Autonomous Autos and new transportation models

Software Defined IoT

  • What is a Software Defined IoT?
  • Software Defined Perimeter for IoT Security
  • The IoT as Software Defined Network: What are the advantages/problems?
  • SD-WAN is taking over IT, And the IoT is next
  • How SD-IoT provides unprecedented visibility and control
  • The Software-defined Edge of the IoT
  • Software Defined Services and Prescriptive Maintance
  • More reliable networks at lower cost, with SD-IoT
  • Government Regulations and Compliance
  • The FCC and how the changing mission will affect IoT
  • The role of the FTC in encouraging IoT buy-in
  • NIST and standards
  • Global Privacy regulations and how a global company can navigate the waters
  • Regulations in the EU, Americas and Asia and what companies need to know
  • Security Standards and what legislation will do to the process
  • The role of associations in driving compliance
  • Liberals and Conservatives and what they want for IoT

Registration for IoT Evolution Expo 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 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

Edited by Maurice Nagle
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