IoT Evolution Expo Announces a Four-Day Educational Conference Program Focused on Giving End Users Practical Skills and Knowledge

By TMC July 12, 2018

Leading IoT event explores Smart Cities, IoT Health, Industrial IoT, LPWAN, Blockchain, Digital Twin, Edge, Security and so much more.

Trumbull, CT – July 12, 2018 – TMC and Crossfire Media today announced the conference program for the 20th IoT Evolution Conference and Expo being held January 29 – February 1, 2019 at the Greater Fort 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.

“The next stage of IoT deployments takes us beyond proof of concept and into scalable applications and solutions. We are happy to educate and support companies, developers and integrators in learning and sharing their experiences in actual deployments,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, IoT Evolution. “Each track, general session and keynote at IoT Evolution will enable attendees to be prepared for their own needs as IoT expands into every market.”

The Conference Program Includes

Keynote Presentation by Aknowledge Partners: IoT – What's Next for Enterprises?

Special Panel Discussions

  • Analyze This
  • The IoT & Healthcare: How the IoT Enhances the Standard of Care, Lowers Costs and Increases Revenues
  • Money Matters
  • Controlling the Horizontal and the Vertical: Why it's Important for LPWAN to have its Fingers in Every Pie
  • Follow the Leaders: Smart Cities, Counties and States
  • What's Next for Industrial 4.0
  • Security Hype, Hysteria & Hope
  • SDWAN - IoT: The Session on the Session Layer
  • Keeping Connected: From 5G to Zigbee

IoT Evolution

  • Introductions - IoT Opportunities and Opinions
  • Functional Decomposition of IoT
  • IoT Security
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Smart Cities
  • Digital Transformation
  • Show Me the Money
  • Analytics
  • Industrial
  • Autonomous Vehicles

IoT Evolution Health

  • Introductions + Conceptual Overview RE: Patient "Betty"
  • At the PCP Office: Referrals, EMR, Data Management, Data sharing
  • Fast and Firewalled: Connectivity for Medical Facilities
  • Just a Few Forms: Privacy, Security & HIPAA
  • IoT-enabled Patient Experience: Examinations with AR, Sensors, MRI, CT
  • Let's Get Personal: Analytics for Patient Evaluation
  • Anesthesia Time: Pharmaceuticals, Supply Chain, Inventory Control
  • Medical/Surgical Devices: Robotics, Virtualized Vision, Patient Monitors
  • Post-OP: Remote Patientcare, Communications, In-home Recovery

Industrial IoT Conference

  • Introductions: Industrial Controls At the Heart of Industry 4.0
  • The Broad Picture on Industrial Controls
  • Industrial IoT and the Arts
  • Bridging the OT/IT Gap With A Real-Time IIoT Gateway
  • Analytics in Action
  • Smart Buildings and Smart Energy; IoT's Impact on HVAC
  • More About Industrial Analytics
  • IoT, Machines & AI
  • The IoT imperative Supply Chain Strategies


  • Introductions + Conceptual Overview RE: LPWAN for Operational Efficiency/Use Case BP
  • Smart Trash: Monitoring, Collection, and Disposal when it's Needed, Not when it's Scheduled
  • Tanks: Oil and Water don't Mix, but They do Need to be Carefully Measured
  • Next Generation Agriculture: Networks of Sensors and Meters Can Turn a Farm into an Enterprise
  • Making the Dumb Smarter: How LPWAN is a Simple Fix to a Complex Problem of Aftermarket Connectivity
  • Small-Town LPWAN: Deploying LoRaWAN to Enable Infrastructure Efficiencies in Municipalities
  • LPWAN + Location Solutions: Making the Physical more Digital through Low-Power Device Identification
  • Suped-up Startup: How LPWAN is Ideally Suited for Startups and SMB, Especially in Developing Countries
  • LPWAN in Space: Think You Can't Get Ubiquity in Those Hard to Reach Terrains? Think Again.

The Smart City Event

  • Introductions+ Smart Cities Ecosystems and Sustainability
  • Lessons from the Greater City of Atlanta
  • Around the Nation Looking at Success in Sustainability
  • Smart City and Smart Lighting: It's more than a Pole Tax
  • Smart Strategies for Rural and Regional Areas
  • Solving Smart Metering for Most of America
  • Intelligent Transportation for Smart Cities
  • AgTech IoT: Environmental Monitoring for Sustainable Yields
  • Referring to RFPs; Who Provides the Services

To receive updates on Certification courses, additional keynotes, new speakers, special events and more sign up for the IoT Evolution newsletter here.

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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