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Acuity Brands Joins IoT Evolution Expo 2019 as a Corporate Sponsor

By IoTEvolutionWorld News January 10, 2019

Leading IoT company provides insight to attendees at Fort Lauderdale, Florida Event

Trumbull, CT – January 10, 2019 – TMC and Crossfire media today announced Acuity Brands has signed on as a corporate sponsor for IoT Evolution Conference and Expo which is held January 29 – February 1, 2019 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Country Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Greg Carter, Senior Vice President, Connected Buildings Software at Acuity Brands, Inc., will lead a session on January 31, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. He will present inherent opportunities for IoT ecosystems and for creating value streams for businesses in “Why your Connected Building is a Digital Asset.”  

 “Technology is undergoing a rapid state of evolution, and the resulting products are reducing in size yet increasing in capabilities. In an ironic twist, your most valuable computing asset can be created from your largest asset – the building,” said Greg Carter.  “The breadth and scope of affordable IoT devices has created the ideal soil for the emergence of the connected building. The connected building operates like a system in which sensors and controllable devices work together to mine and parse available data generated real-time from the environment. That data can then be used by employees, guests, patients, shoppers and passengers to optimize and individualize their experiences.”

IoT Evolution is the leading event for education on the technologies, solutions and impact that the IoT will have on the enterprise, smart cities, healthcare and manufacturing. The conference program will take a deep dive into the emerging and growing disciplines of blockchain and edge computing and the impact these technologies will have on advancing AI, industrial and vertical market IoT applications, autonomous vehicles and more. New to this year’s event, each attendee who goes to every session within a single track will receive a 2019 Certification of Specialization.

About Acuity Brands
Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) is the North American market leader and one of the world's leading providers of lighting and building management solutions. With fiscal year 2018 net sales of $3.7 billion, Acuity Brands currently employs approximately 13,000 associates and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. The Company's products and solutions are sold under various brands, including Lithonia Lighting®, Holophane®, Aculux®, American Electric Lighting®, Antique Street Lamps™, Atrius™, DGLogik™, Distech Controls®, DTL®, eldoLED®, Gotham®, Healthcare Lighting®, Hydrel®, Indy™, IOTA®, Juno®, Lucid®, Mark Architectural Lighting™, nLight®, Peerless®, RELOC® Wiring, ROAM®, Sensor Switch®, Sunoptics® and Winona® Lighting. Visit us at http://www.acuitybrands.com.

Analyst Relations and Media Contact:
Monica Sanchez
770-860-2948
monica.sanchez@acuitybrands.com
View keynotes, speakers, special events, exhibitors and the entire IoT Evolution Expo conference program here. Sign up for IoT Evolution’s newsletter to receive updates on the event and industry news.

IoT Evolution expo is also supported by diamond sponsor, Cradlepoint, gold sponsor, SIMCom, silver sponsors, aizoOn, Breadware, Dimonoff, Pulse Electronics, Underground Refuse Systems, startup sponsors Choice Business Connection

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.

About TMC
Through education, industry news, live events and social influence, global buyers rely on TMC's content-driven marketplaces to make purchase decisions and navigate markets. As a result, leading technology vendors turn to TMC for unparalleled branding, thought leadership and lead generation opportunities. Our in-person and online events deliver unmatched visibility and sales prospects for all participants. Through our custom lead generation programs, we provide clients with an ongoing stream of leads that turn into sales opportunities and build databases. Additionally, we bolster brand reputations with the millions of impressions from display advertising on our news sites and newsletters. Making TMC a 360-degree marketing solution, we offer comprehensive event and road show management services and custom content creation with expertly ghost-crafted blogs, press releases, articles and marketing collateral to help with SEO, branding, and overall marketing efforts. For more information about TMC and to learn how we can help you reach your marketing goals, please visit www.tmcnet.com and follow us on FacebookLinkedIn and Twitter@tmcnet .

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
jseabrook@tmcnet.com




Edited by Ken Briodagh
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