IDC Internet of Things 2016 | Events | IDC CEMA

The era of Internet of Things is here with a potential to radically transform businesses and society. With IoT, companies enhance their operations and gain real-time insights, improve efficiencies, develop new business models and deliver innovative services, among other significant benefits. However, the IoT industry is facing a number of challenges that hinder its growth, such as lack of standardization, security, privacy and a skill gap.

As the discussion about how to seize the IoT opportunity intensifies, IDC is introducing a series of events helping the ecosystem players to address existing concerns and to shape their strategies. The IoT series will discuss local, regional and global state of the industry with its progress, challenges and outlook. Keynote speakers from most innovative companies will share lessons learned from IoT deployments, technological advancements in specific domains, and future industry trends.

Roundtable discussions will provide participants a unique opportunity to meet main influencers across industry verticals: to connect with vendors, operators, regulators, government agencies and investors, and address key topics in roundtable discussions. 

The conference will provide insights on:

  • Transformative Impact of IoT
  • Security and Data Privacy and IoT
  • Role of Big Data & Analytics in IoT
  • Emerging IoT Applications
  • Role of Smart Devices in Smart Systems
  • Convergence of IT and OT
  • Public Safety and Emergency Response
  • Future of Asset Tracking and Fleet Management
  • Building the Smart Cities of the Future
  • Fueling the Connected Car Opportunity
  • Future of Manufacturing with M2M Solutions
  • Healthcare Opportunities

Featured speakers:

Alexey Fedorov

Program Manager, Cloud Lead, IDC

Garrett Johnston

Marketing and Strategy International Expert

Alexander Anufrienko

Head of Direction "Electronics. Internet-of-Things", Skolkovo Foundation

Olga Prokofyeva

Member of the Board of Directors, Energy Group of Companies

Boris Glazkov

Director of the Strategic Innovation Center, Rostelecom

Christoph F. Strnadl

CTO Central & Eastern Europe, Software AG

Sergei Karpov

Vice-President & Country Manager, EMC Corporation

Victor Polyakov

General Director, Tibbo Systems

Ara Israelyan


Who Should Attend:

  • CIOs, CTOs, IT Strategists
  • Privacy Officers, Network Security Managers, Server Application Managers
  • Heads of Digital Strategy, IT Managers, Heads of Departments
  • Purchase Managers, IT Specialists



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