Welcome to The IoT Community

Proud to serve as the world’s largest and longest standing global, independent IoT Community representing the best interest for the advancement, evolution and uptake of the Internet of Things.

The IoT Community® – (Internet of Things Community®) is a privately held UK based and registered corporation, serving as the world’s largest and longest standing CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners comprising 22,000+ members globally. Conceived in 2015, and founded in 2016, the function of the community is to focus on the adoption and application of IoT in commercial environments, seeking to understand and contribute to applying the technology or overcoming the wide variety of barriers, inhibitors, and technical and operational issues.

Our IoT Community Charter:

Who we are:

We are an open community of practioners developing, deploying and operating Internet of Things (IoT) devices, networks & applications from around the world.

What is our scope:

  • Our primary focus is on the adoption & application of IoT in commercial  environments.
  • We will seek to understand & contribute to applying technology or overcoming barriers, inhibitors, and technical & operational issues such that companies and their customers can realize the benefits enabled by IoT.
  • We will contribute to different vertical applications. For examples, our interests include (but are not limited to) these segments: connected car, intelligent transport, industrial, connected homes, consumer electronics, healthcare, and smart cities.
  • We will focus on the implementation, operational and economics of IoT such that IoT systems and applications can be developed & managed and the benefits of IoT can be realized. We will identify issues that inhibit IoT adoption and contribute to resolving these issues.
  • We will focus on sharing best practices & experiences to educate and enable others to apply these practices.
    Our areas of primary interest are captured in our “Areas of Interest”.
  • We are open to work on other issues and opportunities that affect IoT adoption.

What we plan to do:

  • We will engage in vibrant discussions and share information & insights among the community members through our LinkedIn Group.
  • We will create and maintain an information reference source accessible to everyone, with a focus on examples of success, best practices & case studies.
  • We will organize virtual and in-person events providing forums to share viewpoints and to learn from the best minds in the industry.
  • We will identify issues & work collaboratively to find effective solutions among our members and with standards groups, industry forums, development communities, suppliers or other organizations.
  • We will regularly survey and solicit advice from our IoT Community members’ to best serve their interests and priorities.

 

How are we different:

  • We will focus on the adoption & application of IoT in commercial  environments.
  • We will leverage the social networking environment to solicit and share best practices, information and insights.
  • We expect “to leave our badges at the door”. We want to work collaborative and in the best interests of the IoT community to enable and encourage the widespread adoption of IoT systems & networks.
  • We will attract a wide variety of practioners with deep experience and different perspectives. We seek to be the community with the deepest experience and widest diversity of expertise covering the entire IoT ecosystem and from the variety of different application segments.

What do we plan to achieve & contribute to the industry?

  • We aim to be the place to be or place to come for IoT information and insights on implementation & operation of IoT systems and applications.
  • We aim to accelerate the adoption and  implementation of  IoT systems and applications easier, wide-spread and secure.

IoT Community Executive Management & Advisory Board Members

The IoT Community is managed by in-house IoT experts and we have access to limitless resources via our well established channels. We have assembled a world class and elite advisory board who’s function is to shape the direction and focus of the organization strategy and go to market activities. In their role, our Advisory Board provides input and guidance to the overall vision, strategy and execution that is helping to shape the current and future direction for IoT Slam, our IoT Community on LinkedIn, as well as the broader IoT industry.
David Hill Executive Director of IoT Community

DAVID HILL

Executive Director of IoT Community
Bill Mortimer IoT Community

BILL MORTIMER

Advisor: VP Strategic Marketing at Spirent (Chairman of IoT Community Advisory Board)
Nancy Shemwell

NANCY SHEMWELL

COO of IoT Community
SARAH COOPER GM IoT at AWS & Internet of Things Community Vice-Chair

SARAH COOPER

Advisor: Vice Chair of the Internet of Things Community and General Manager IoT at AWS (Amazon Web Services)
Chris Sullivan IoT Community

CHRIS SULLIVAN

Advisor: Global Healthcare Practice Lead at Zebra Technologies and Health Slam Advisory Board Chairman
IoT Slam 2016 Internet of Things Conference Chris O'Connor IBM

CHRIS O’CONNOR

Advisor: General Manager, Internet of Things, IBM
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference - Sam George

SAM GEORGE

Advisor: Partner, Director – Azure IoT & Service Fabric, Microsoft
IoT Slam Internet of Things Conference Pam O'Neal

PAM O’NEAL

Advisor: Senior Vice President of Marketing at Absolute Software
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference Mac Devine_

MAC DEVINE

Advisor: IBM Fellow and VP SDN Cloud Services and CTO, IBM Cloud Services Division,
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference Steve Hassell

STEVE HASSELL

Advisor: Former President, Data Center Solutions at Emerson Network Power
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference Marc Wilkinson

MARC WILKINSON

Advisor: CTO ( Mobility + Workplace) DXC Technology
IoT Community Sandy Carter

SANDY CARTER

Advisor: VP EC2 Windows & Enterprise Workloads at Amazon AWS
IoT Community Sandy Carter

RAHUL VIJAY

Advisor: Head of Global Telecom Sourcing | Uber
IoT Community Bill Roberts

BILL ROBERTS

Advisor: Director of the global IoT Practice at SAS
Scott Amyx IoT Community

SCOTT AMYX

Advisor: CEO, Amyx+
Wayne Irwin IoT Community

WAYNE IRWIN

Advisor: Director Intel IoTG
Tamara Dull IoT Community

TAMARA DULL

Advisor: Director of Emerging Technologies at SAS Institute
Steve Blackwell IoT Community

STEVE BLACKWELL

Advisor: Former Vice President of Engineering at Vertiv
Jeff Schmitz IoT Community

JEFF SCHMITZ

Advisor: CMO at Zebra Technologies
Jim Clark IoT Community

JIM CLARK

Advisor: Lecturer University of Southern Mississippi
Ian Gertler IoT Community

IAN GERTLER

Advisor: IoT Evangelist and Futurist
IoT Community Olaf Herr

OLAF HERR

Advisor: Head of Product Management at Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference Nitin

NITIN NARKHEDE

Advisor: General Manager of Emerging Technologies and Innovation, Wipro Technologies
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference Andrew Standke

ANUJ JAIN

Advisor: Vice President at Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions (BCDS)
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference Sergio Farache

SERGIO FARACHE

Advisor: Senior VP & GM Latin America & Caribean at Avnet Technology Solutions
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference David_Floyer

DAVID FLOYER

Advisor: Co-Founder and CTO, Wikibon
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference Phil Morris

PHILLIP MORRIS

Advisor: Phillip Morris – Head of Regional Architects – Asia Pacific at Dimension Data
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference Daniel Steeves

DANIEL STEEVES

Advisor: Technology and Digital Transformation Leader, CEO of Beyond Solutions
RAY O. JOHNSON

RAY O. JOHNSON

Advisor: Former SVP and CTO Lockheed Martin
IoT Slam Virtual Internet of Things Conference DIPTO CHAKRAVARTY

DIPTO CHAKRAVARTY

Advisor: CTO at Exostar and Former SVP of Engineering, Security business unit CA Technologies
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference - Tim Foley

TIM FOLEY

Advisor: CEO Healthcare Executives Network
IoT Slam 2015 Virtual Internet of Things Conference Dr Pankaj Gupta

DR PANKAJ GUPTA

Advisor: Founder Taurus Glocal Consulting