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IOT COMMUNITY® (INTERNET OF THINGS COMMUNITY®) ANNOUNCES FLEXERA AS AN ELITE GOLD CORPORATE MEMBER

Flexera SVP of Products – Walker White to Present Keynote at IoT Slam Live 2018 Internet of Things Conference June 21 in RTP North Carolina USA

Flexera to join multi-disciplinary panel to discuss pathway to IoT Success June 22

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The IoT Community® (Internet of Things Community®) – the world’s largest community of CxOs and IoT professionals & practitioners, announces Flexera as a Gold Corporate Member – joining other core IoT stakeholder members in advancing the evolution and uptake, whilst overcoming barriers to entry – across the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem. Flexera’s SVP of Products, Walker White, will present a Keynote address on June 21, at the Second Annual IoT Slam Live 2018 IoT Conference, taking place in the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA, and being broadcast virtually.

In the keynote, Walker will discuss the revenue potential of the IoT. He will discuss how suppliers can drive success by monetizing the full IoT stack — from the edge to the cloud, move to recurring revenue and offer pricing that’s aligned with value. Walker will also discuss how business leaders can tackle this business transformation and manage and protect their solutions, while continuously delivering value for customers.

Additionally, Cris Wendt, Flexera’s Director of Monetization Strategy, will join an elite multi-disciplinary panel of IoT Practitioners from UBER, RIoT, ChenMed, Sigfox, and RigNet on June 22, to discuss the state of the IoT landscape, the challenges, and what’s needed to enable a meaningful return on investment through leveraging IoT.

“We are delighted to welcome Flexera as an elite member of our IoT Community. Flexera sits at the leading edge of IoT innovation as companies try to assess how to profit from the IoT. We look forward to their insights and expertise across the sector,” said David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community®.

Flexera is thrilled to join the IoT Community®,” said Matthew Dunkley, Senior Director of Product Management and IoT Strategy at Flexera. We look forward to collaborating with other members and contributing to the advancement of IoT.”

Bill Mortimer, Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Spirent and IoT Community® Advisory Board Chairman, said, “We welcome Flexera to our community and look forward to their perspective on how to better manage and monetize software, enabling suppliers to succeed in their digital transformation efforts.”

Keynote Details: 
Date: June 21,
Time: 11:30 – 12:00 (US Eastern Time)
Session Link: https://iotslam.com/session/keynote-monetize-matters-capitalize-iot-opportunity/

Panel Details: 
Date: June 22
Time: 12:05 – 12:45
Session Link: https://iotslam.com/session/keynote-panel-realizing-multi-disciplinary-pathway-iot-success/

About IoT Community® – (Internet of Things Community®
The IoT Community® is the world’s largest CxO community of business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 22,500+ global members. For information about the IoT Community®, visit www.iotcommunity.net or on Twitter via @IoTChannel and / or #IoTCommunity.

About IoT Slam® Live 2018 
IoT Slam Live 2018 is the IoT Community’s second annual in-person IoT conference covering a horizontal industry perspective, across the entire spectrum of IoT. IoT Slam Live take place June 21-22, 2018 at Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Slam Live delivers best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership,Advisory and Methodology – (SLAM)™.

About Flexera 
Flexera is reimagining the way software is bought, sold, managed and secured. The company views the software industry as a supply chain, and make the business of buying and selling software and technology asset data more profitable, secure, and effective. Our Monetization and Security solutions help software sellers transform their business models, grow recurring revenues and minimize open source risk. Our Vulnerability and Software Asset Management (SAM) solutions strip waste and unpredictability out of procuring software, helping companies buy only the software and cloud services they need, manage what they have, and reduce compliance and security risk. Powering these solutions and the entire software supply chain, Flexera has built the world’s largest and most comprehensive repository of market intelligence on technology assets. In business for 30+ years, our 1200+ employees are passionate about helping our 80,000+ customers generate millions in ROI every year. Visit us at
www.flexera.com.
http://www.Flexera.com/

Contacts

IoT Community™
David Hill
Executive Director
david.hill@iotcommunity.net

INTERNET OF THINGS COMMUNITY® (IOT COMMUNITY®) ANNOUNCES RIGNET AS A BESPOKE GOLD LEVEL CORPORATE MEMBER

RigNet’s Subsidiaries, Cyphre and Intelie to Join IoT Community Also

RALEIGH, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The Internet of Things Community® (IoT Community)® , the world’s largest community of CxOs and IoT professionals & practitioners, is proud to announce that RigNet, Inc. is now a Gold Level Corporate Member of the IoT Community®. RigNet will join other core IoT stakeholder members in advancing the evolution and uptake, while overcoming barriers to entry, across the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem. RigNet’s subsidiaries, Cyphre and Intelie, will also join the IoT Community®, further adding to the domain specialty and industry expertise of knowledge at the center of the IoT Community’s rapidly growing IoT ecosystem.

RigNet is a global technology company that provides customized communications services, applications, real-time machine learning, and cybersecurity solutions. RigNet’s Cyphre division develops cybersecurity solutions that transcend current security protocols and policies by blackening data from the dynamic security threat landscape. RigNet’s Intelie division specializes in developing operational intelligence solutions that empower clients to make timely, data-driven decisions in real-time operations. Through its subsidiaries’ innovative technology and its core managed communications services, RigNet delivers comprehensive solutions designed to optimize business efficiency and ensure customers are always connected, always secure, and always learning.

“We are delighted to announce that the entire RigNet family has joined the IoT Community®, adding to our growing number of member organizations. We look forward to their collective insights and expertise in the IoT space,” said David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community®.

“RigNet is proud to now be a part of the IoT Community. This gives us the opportunity to collaborate with other members, share best practices, and contribute to the advancement of IoT on a larger scale,” said Steve Pickett, CEO, and President of RigNet.

Bill Mortimer, Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Spirent and IoT Community® Advisory Board Chairman, said, “We are thrilled to announce the RigNet family addition to our community, and we look forward to announcing other new members soon.”

The IoT Community® is the leading voice in the IoT industry with an individual membership north of 22,000+ CxO’s and IoT practitioners, and corporate backing from heavyweight industry leader members including IBM, Zebra, Amazon AWS, SAS, Vertiv, Spirent, amongst others, and now RigNet, Cyphre, and Intelie.

About Internet of Things Community® IoT Community®

The IoT Community is the world’s largest CxO community of business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 22,500+ global members. For information about the IoT Community, please visit www.iotcommunity.net or Twitter via #IoTCommunity

About RigNet Inc.

RigNet (NASDAQ: RNET) is a global technology company that provides customized communications services, applications, real-time machine learning, and cybersecurity solutions that enhance customer decision-making and business performance. RigNet is headquartered in Houston, Texas with operations around the world. For more information on RigNet, please visit www.rig.net. RigNet is a registered trademark of RigNet, Inc.

ENTEGRA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. JOINS THE INTERNET OF THINGS COMMUNITY (IOT COMMUNITY) AS AN ELITE SILVER LEVEL CORPORATE MEMBER

entegra CEO Nancy Shemwell Joins IoT Community™ Advisory Board; Will Keynote IoT Slam® Live 2018 June 21

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Internet of Things Community (IoT Community)™, the world’s largest community of CxOs and IoT professionals & practitioners, announces entegra technologies, inc. as a Silver Corporate Member of the IoT Community™, joining other core IoT stakeholder members in advancing the evolution and uptake while overcoming barriers to entry across the IoT ecosystem. In addition, entegra’s CEO Nancy Shemwell has joined the IoT Community Advisory Board, joining IoT luminaries from across the IoT ecosystem. Shemwell will also deliver a keynote address at the IoT Community’s Second Annual IoT Slam® Live event taking place June 21-22 in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA and broadcast virtually.

Shemwell’s keynote titled, “When the IoT Attacks”, looks at when the world exploits the value of large scale interconnectivity causing the number of entry point and possible exploitation by hackers to grow exponentially. She will attest that securing these connections is becoming of paramount importance. The keynote will describe the nature of the threat and methods for preventing the entry of hackers into the network; concentrating on a hardware centric solution to protecting connections that has been, so far, unbreakable in field deployments providing a robust solution for mission critical networks.

entegra technologies is a cybersecurity technology and managed services company, with a focus on protecting industrial control systems from increasing cyber-attacks. The rapid expansion of IoT presents a security challenge of unique proportion, and maintaining security in the IoT will be essential for the IoT to meet its potential.

David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community, said, “We are delighted to announce entegra joining the IoT Community as an elite Silver corporate member adding to our growing number of member organizations. entegra is positioned at the leading edge of security innovation within IoT security and Cloud space. We look forward to Shemwell’s insights and expertise and we are equally excited to welcome her to our IoT Community Advisory Board, sharing her expertise and knowledge in the IoT security domain.”

“entegra is thrilled to join the IoT Community as a corporate member, and I am honored to join other industry leaders in helping define the framework and best practices for IoT security across industrial and enterprise ecosystems,” said Nancy Shemwell, CEO of entegra. “We are excited to join other key stakeholders and look forward to collaborating with other members, advisory board leaders, speakers, and attendees of the IoT Community’s events, further sharing best practices and contributing to the advancement of IoT.”

Bill Mortimer, vice president of strategic marketing at Spirent and IoT Community™ advisory board chairman, said, “It is an exciting time for the IoT Community as we continue to connect the industry and provide a backbone of thought leadership to gestate, grow and drive the industry forward. We welcome entegra’s addition to our corporate member roster and look forward to announcing other new members soon.”

entegra is the latest IoT player to join the IoT Community as an elite corporate member. The IoT Community is a leading voice in the IoT industry with an individual membership of more than 22,000 IoT practitioners, and corporate backing from heavyweight industry leader members including IBM, Zebra, Amazon AWS, SAS, Vertiv, Spirent, among others, and now entegra. The IoT Community is steered by a powerhouse Advisory Board comprised of leaders shaping the IoT space.

For more information about IoT Slam Live and/or to secure a place at this not-to-be missed event, in-person or virtually, practitioners should visit http://iotslam.com/register.

About Internet of Things Community™ IoT Community

The Internet of Things Community – IoT Community is the world’s largest CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 22,000+ members. The function is to focus on adoption and application of IoT in commercial environments, seeking to understand and contribute to applying technology or overcoming the wide variety of barriers, inhibitors, and technical and operational issues. For more information about the IoT community, please visit http://iotslam.com/community. Keep up to date on Twitter by following @IoTChannel or hashtag #IoTCommunity

About IoT Slam® Live 2018

IoT Slam Live 2018 is the Internet of Things Community’s second annual in-person IoT conference and its sixth international conference overall, covering a horizontal industry perspective, across the entire spectrum of IoT. IoT Slam Live takes place June 21-22, 2018 at the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Slam Live delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology – (SLAM)™.

About entegra technologies inc.

entegra technologies inc. is a cybersecurity technology and managed services company based in Dallas, Texas. With a focus on protecting industrial control systems from increasing cyber-attacks, EntegraBLU™ is also applicable whenever security is paramount in other verticals. This unparalleled cybersecurity solution, has been proven by and evolved in the intelligence community environment. Focused on protecting the IoT and the Industrial Internet of Things, EntegraBLU is a highly scalable, simple to operate solution that is now ready to be deployed to protect critical public and private infrastructures from a broad array of increasingly destructive and costly cyber-attacks. For more information, visit www.entegrablu.com.

Contacts

Dala Communications for entegra technologies, inc.
Katie Venhaus, 972-931-7576 x356
katie@dalacommunications.com

entegra technologies, inc. Joins the Internet of Things Community (IoT Community) as an Elite Silver Level Corporate Member

Link to Official Announcement via BusinessWire – 

https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180328005916/en/entegra-technologies-Joins-Internet-Things-Community-IoT

INTERNET OF THINGS COMMUNITY™ – IOT COMMUNITY™ UNVEILS ITS MOST COMPELLING IOT SLAM® CONFERENCE AGENDA YET! – IOT SLAM LIVE 2018

Elite IoT Practitioner’s to share real-world IoT uses-cases and best practices at the IoT Community’s™ Second Annual 
IoT Slam® Live Conference, June 21 – 22, 2018; hosted in 
North Carolina USA and virtual broadcast online

The Internet of Things community™ (IoT Community™), the world’s largest network of CxOs and IoT professionals, today announced the agenda for its Second Annual IoT Slam® Live Internet of Things conference taking place June 21 – 22, 2018 at the Archie K Conference Centre, Raleigh, Durham, North Carolina, USA and broadcasting live in real-time globally online via the cloud; accessible via any desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile connected device.

The event marks the IoT Community’s 6th international IoT conference, and that provides the global IoT ecosystem with a unique opportunity to learn from experts and the best of the best IoT practitioners who are designing, developing, and shaping the future of the IoT landscape.

With expert contributions from elite IoT practitioners at leading-edge organizations including IBM, SAS, Zebra Technology, Amazon AWS, Spirent, T-Systems, SAP, Tibco, Teradata, Intel, Cisco Systems, Momenta Partners, Veta Health, D4Dt, Lunera Lighting, Simtelligent, Influx Data, DXC, Accenture, Exostar, entegra, Seek Thermal, DZee Solutions, Endpoint Security, Kiana, Rambus, Data Nexus, amongst other leading industry players from the IoT ecosystem, demonstrating first hand and real-world business use-cases and thought leadership around the application of IoT in corporate, enterprise and Industrial ecosystems, at this marquee Internet of Things Conference.

IoT Slam® Live 2018 features the most significant and important advances in a holistic sense addressing all aspects of IoT. It is a must-attend event for anyone globally seeking to learn about best practices, advances and applications of IoT.

The full IoT Slam® Live 2018 Conference program, topics, themes, and list of speakers can be viewed at: https://iotslam.com/iot-slam-live-2018-agenda/

“We are excited to announce the first-class agenda for the Second Annual IoT Slam® Live 2018 IoT Conference.” said Bill Mortimer, Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Spirent Communications, and IoT Community Advisory Board Chairman. “We have another tremendous line-up of world-class speakers and content for this next instalment of the IoT Slam® series and our second in-person gathering. We are very pleased to deliver an event that features real-world industry use cases and meaningful takeaways that will provide actionable insights on key industry themes. We look forward to welcoming and hosting our IoT Community™ consisting of enterprise & industrial IoT industry practitioners at the event in-person at Raleigh, NC. For those members who cannot attend in-person, we announced in December last year that all individual members now get free access to the real-time virtual broadcast.

The full list of elite speakers for IoT Slam® Live 2018 event can be viewed at: https://iotslam.com/iot-slam-live-2018-speakers/

Commenting on the announcement, David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community™ said, “We are excited to showcase another world class line-up of IoT thought leaders and practitioners at the second annual IoT Slam® Live event. This represents fresh perspectives, exclusive insights, and real-world industry best practices. We invite the IoT ecosystem to join us June 21 – 22 in RTP and for members around the globe, to plug into our online live broadcast. As an open, inclusive and community oriented group of smart thinkers, individual membership is free and open for all practitioners to connect with us via our various channels.

Core themes being covered at IoT Slam® Live 2018 include:

  • User applications & business use-cases for IoT
  • Vertical industry alignment (Healthcare, Retail, Automotive)
  • Security, privacy & trust
  • Analytics and big data
  • Connectivity and infrastructure (Smart Cities)
  • IoT architectures
  • Application of machine learning and AI (Artificial Intelligence)

Registration Details
IoT Practitioners seeking more information about IoT Slam® Live 2018 and to register now should visit http://iotslam.com/register/.

Collaboration / Membership / Media Opportunities

IoT solution providers seeking accession to the IoT Community™ should email info@iotcommunity.net

Media organizations interested in covering IoT Slam Live 2018 should email media@iotslam.com .

About IoT Slam® Live 2018

IoT Slam Live 2018 – The Internet of Things Community’s second annual in-person IoT conference and its sixth international conference overall, covering a horizontal industry perspective, across the entire spectrum of IoT. IoT Slam Live take place June 21-22, 2018, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. Visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Slam Live delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology – (SLAM)™.

About Internet of Things Community™ (IoT Community™)

The Internet of Things Community™ – IoT Community™ is the world’s largest and longest standing CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 20,000+ members. 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. For more information about the Internet of Things community, or to apply for free membership, please visit http://iotcommunity.net

Keep up to date on Twitter by following @IoTChannel or using the hashtag #IoTSlam.

IoT Slam® and the IoT emblem is a USPTO and UK IPO Registered Trademark – All Rights Reserved: IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory, Methodology™.

Contacts
IoT Community
David Hill
Executive Director
david.hill@iotcommunity.net

Link to Businesswire Announcement:
https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180327005701/en/Internet-Things-Community%E2%84%A2—IoT-Community%E2%84%A2-Unveils

Internet of Things Community™ – IoT Community™ Unveils its Most Compelling IoT Slam® Conference Agenda Yet! – IoT Slam Live 2018

Internet of Things Community (IoT Community) announces its Second Annual IoT Slam Live Conference

IoT Community opens call for papers inviting the brightest minds to present customer successes and best practice use cases

Enterprise CxO’s and leading IoT authorities to convene in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina on June 21-22, 2018

San Francisco, California, December 7th, 2017 — The Internet of Things Community (IoT Community Ltd), the world’s largest community and network of CxO’s and IoT professionals announces the launch of its Second Annual IoT Slam® Live Internet of Things conference, taking place June 21 – 22, 2018 at the Archie K Davis Conference Centre, located at the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA.

The IoT Live Slam® 2018 conference builds on the hugely successful inaugural 2017 event that took place last year at the Research Triangle Park, and represents an unparalleled platform for both established and emerging IoT practitioners, business leaders and executive management across healthcare, retail, consumer product goods, finance, industrial, commercial and public sector industries, – looking for opportunities to leverage, innovate, disrupt and transform society, using IoT, machine learning and cognitive techniques – to meet and learn from the IoT elite in an open, friendly, give to give environment.

The IoT Slam® Live conference will once again host distinguished delegates and showcase innovative IoT use cases,  technologies and companies in a tried and tested hybrid conference delivery format; consisting of an in-person live conference, taking place in North Carolina June 21-22, and a real-time virtual broadcast of key proceedings to members of the Internet of Things Community – who can tune in live to the stream globally via the internet and interact with speakers and attendees.

“We are excited to announce our second annual IoT Slam Live conference, which will again bring together leading members from the Internet of Things Community.” said Bill Mortimer, Executive Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Spirent Communications, and Chairman of the IoT Slam® Conference and IoT Community. “Building on the successes of the inaugural conference, we expect to shape the IoT narrative, harvesting the very best IoT thought leadership from our IoT Community.  We look forward to welcoming and hosting members in RTP, where we will continue to provide a platform for IoT thought leaders to collaborate and partner to fulfil the promise of the IoT.”

Oliver Schabenberger, current SAS Chief Technology Officer and Chief Operating Officer as of Jan. 1, 2018, and a keynote speaker at the 2018 IoT SLAM Conference said, “Those who will attend this event already know they must be prepared for large quantities and disparate types of data in the world of IoT. A data-driven, analytic culture is key to driving value in IoT applications. Volume and velocity of IoT data requires increasing automation and machine intelligence. I am eager to participate in compelling conversations about driving value from IoT data with other business innovators.”

David Hill, Executive Director of the Internet of Things Community (IoT Community) said, “We are excited to unveil our second in-person IoT Slam Live event  that will again showcase a world class line-up of IoT thought leaders and practitioners, coming together to present customer successes and best practices. As we predicted, 2017 was a defining year for the IoT Community and we look forward to raising the bar even further in 2018. IoT Slam Live will illustrate leading-edge best practices and customer use-cases and provide a forum for business and technology leaders to meet and learn more about how the next generation of technology through the Internet of Things will enable growth and innovation. We encourage enterprises and IoT providers to submit a speaker proposal to demonstrate how they are using the Internet of Things to transform business, culture and society.”

Core themes being covered at IoT Slam Live include (not limited to):

  • User applications & business use-cases for IoT
  • Vertical industry alignment (Healthcare, Retail, Automotive)
  • Security, privacy & trust
  • Analytics and big data
  • Connectivity and infrastructure
  • IoT architectures
  • Application of machine learning and AI (Artificial Intelligence)

Call for Papers
Since its inception in 2015, IoT Slam has a no-pay-to-speak event, enabling the very best IoT minds, contributions and thought leadership to be garnered and shared amongst the broader IoT ecosystem. IoT practitioners interested in presenting a session inline to above topics at IoT Live Slam’18 either in-person or virtually have until February 28th 2018 to submit a session proposal. Visit here http://iotslam.com/submit-paper for full details on the submission process and to submit a paper.

Important Dates & Milestones:
February 28, 2018 – Call for papers Closes
March 15, 2018 – Speakers Notified of Acceptance
March 30th 2018 – Final Agenda Published
June 21-22 2018 – IoT Live Slam Commences

Free Access to Virtual Broadcast
New for 2018: Members of the IoT Community can get free access to the real-time virtual broadcast. For full registration details and to register now, visit http://www.iotslam.com/register

Corporate Membership, Collaboration and Media Opportunities
IoT solution providers seeking to explore Corporate membership to the Internet of Things Community, Event Sponsorship, and / or collaboration opportunities should email info@iotslam.com
Media organizations interested in covering the event should email media@iotslam.com

About IoT Slam Live™
IoT Slam Live 2018 is the Internet of Things Community’s second annual in-person IoT conference and its sixth international conference overall, covering a horizontal industry perspective, across the entire spectrum of IoT. IoT Slam Live take place June 21-22, 2018 at the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Slam Live delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology – (SLAM)™.

About Internet of Things Community™
The Internet of Things Community – IoT Community is the world’s largest and longest standing CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 22,000+ members. For more information about the Internet of Things community, or to apply for free individual membership, please visit http://iotslam.com/community.

Keep up to date on Twitter by following @IoTChannel or using the hashtag #IoTSlam.

Link to official release: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/internet-of-things-community-iot-community-announces-its-second-annual-iot-slam-live-conference-300568653.html

AWS RECOGNIZED AS INTERNET OF THINGS COMMUNITY ELITE PLATINUM MEMBER

AWS GM Sarah Cooper to Provide Headline Keynote at IoT Slam Live Internet of Things Conference on June 22

SAN FRANCISCO  June 19, 2017 – The Internet of Things Community (IoT Community) – the world’s largest group of CxOs and IoT professionals, announces Amazon Web Services (AWS), as a Corporate member of the IoT Community and a Platinum Partner for the inaugural IoT Slam Live Internet of Things conference; taking place June 21 – 22, 2017 at the Archie K Conference Centre, Raleigh, Durham, North Carolina – USA and broadcast globally online via the Cloud.

At the IoT Slam Live Event, Sarah Cooper, General Manager of IoT Solutions at AWS will present a Keynote address.

“We are thrilled to announce AWS has joined the IoT Community as a Corporate member and an elite Platinum partner for the inaugural IoT Slam Live event on June 21 – 22, 2017. AWS is positioned at the leading edge of innovation within the Cloud Computing space and also in the IoT space. We look forward to hearing the AWS perspective on IoT at this year’s event,” said David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community.

IoT Slam Live 2017 Registration

On-site access is now SOLD OUT. A limited number of VIP passes remain. For more information or to register to the virtual broadcast of the event, please visit http://www.iotslam.com/register

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About IoT Slam® Live
The IoT Slam® Live 2017, commences June 21-22, 2017 at the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Slam® delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology (SLAM)™.

About Internet of Things Community™
The Internet of Things Community – IoT Community is the world’s largest CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 20,000+ members. The function 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. For more information about the IoT community, please visithttp://iotslam.com/community.

Keep up to date on Twitter by following @IoTChannel or using the hashtag #IoTSlam.

IoT Slam® and the IoT emblem is a USPTO and UK IPO Registered Trademark – All Rights Reserved: IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory, Methodology.

INTERNET OF THINGS COMMUNITY (IOT COMMUNITY) WELCOMES SAS AS FIRST PLATINUM CORPORATE MEMBER

IoT experts share insights at IoT Slam Live Conference in North Carolina on June 21 and 22

Raleigh, North Carolina May 30th, 2017 –  The Internet of Things Community (IoT Community) – the world’s largest group of CxOs and IoT professionals – welcomes SAS as its first Platinum Corporate Member and Sponsor for its inaugural IoT Slam Live‘17 conference.

“As a leader in IoT analytics and data management, SAS helps enterprises extract value from data to realize transformative insights, and that’s an essential element for IoT success,” said David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community. “We are thrilled to announce they’ve joined the IoT Community as a corporate member and our first Platinum Sponsor.”

IoT Slam Live ‘17 takes place on June 21 and 22, 2017, at the Archie K. Davis Conference Center in Durham, North Carolina.

SAS speakers & sessions at the event include:

  • Push Yourself to the Edge: IoT data reveals value with edge analytics.
    SAS CMO Randy Guard discusses why a complete IoT analytics lifecycle is required to realize the promise of IoT.
  • Is the IoT Cool, Creepy, or Just Plain Wrong? Tamara Dull, SAS Director of Emerging Technologies, will present this keynote about what happens when IoT devices are hacked and personal information is stolen or shared without permission.
  • IoT at the Edge. Bill Roberts, SAS Global IoT Practice Director, will share the stage with Intel to discuss the advantages of pushing technologies like analytics directly to connected devices during this break-out session.

Roberts and Tamara Dull join other elite practitioners as members of the IoT Community Advisory Board.

IoT Slam Live 2017 Registration

For more information or to register for the event, visit http://www.iotslam.com/register  Registered attendees will also benefit from receiving a free Raspberry Pi 3, and full access to all IoT Slam 2016, and 2015 Sessions. Practitioners seeking to participate in IoT Live Slam ‘17 In-person, should secure their place now as on-site inventories are running low.

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About IoT Slam Live® ‘17
The IoT Slam Live® ’17, an IoT Slam® production, is the Internet of Things Community’s fifth international IoT conference and its inaugural live in-person event. The live in-person conference commences June 21-22, 2017 at the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Live Slam® 17 delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology (SLAM)™.

About Internet of Things Community™
The Internet of Things Community – IoT Community is the world’s largest and longest standing CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 20,000+ members. For more information about the IoT Community, or to apply for free membership, please visit http://iotslam.com/community.

Keep up to date on Twitter by following @IoTChannel or using the hashtag #IoTSlam.

IoT Slam® and the IoT emblem are Registered Trademarks in multiple jurisdictions – All Rights Reserved: IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory, Methodology.

Link to official announcement via PR Newswire – http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/internet-of-things-community-iot-community-welcomes-sas-as-first-platinum-corporate-member-625347113.html

IOT COMMUNITY™ UNVEILS ITS IOT SLAM® LIVE INTERNET OF THINGS CONFERENCE AGENDA

Highly acclaimed IoT Slam® series continues June 21 – 22 with its inaugural in-person event in North Carolina and virtual broadcast online.

Conference features elite speakers, exclusive topics, and world class sessions for IoT Practitioners.

IoT Community breaks through 20,000 members in its global community of elite IoT practitioners.

Raleigh, North Carolina, April 18, 2017 – The Internet of Things community™ (IoT Community™), the world’s largest network of CxOs and IoT professionals, today announced the agenda for its inaugural  IoT Slam® Live Internet of Things conferencetaking place June 21 – 22, 2017 at the Archie K Conference Centre, Raleigh, Durham, North Carolina, USA and broadcasting globally online via the cloud.

The event provides the global IoT community with a unique opportunity to learn from expert and elite IoT practitioners that are designing, developing, and shaping the future of the IoT landscape. With expert contributions from CxOs and elite IoT practitioners at IBM, SAS, Zebra Technology, Vertiv, Spirent, Microsoft, Blue Archive, Legrand, GE, Wipro, Entringa, Kollabio, Accenture, Enlighted, Inventhys, Virtual Radiologic, CA Technologies, Exosite, Covisint, Cerner, Intertrust, T M Forum, Geisel Software, Ripe.io, Riot Micro, Shadecraft, Bex UX, Gatehouse, Economic Strategy Institute, Cosourcing Partners, and Sogeti, amongst other leading lights from the IoT ecosystem, the IoT Slam® Live 2017 conference features the most significant advances in IoT and is a must-attend event for anyone seeking to learn about best practices of IoT.

The full IoT Slam® Live 2017 Conference program, topics, themes, and list of speakers can be viewed athttp://iotSlam.com/iot-Slam-live-2017-agenda/

“We are excited to announce the agenda for the inaugural IoT Slam® Live 2017 Conference. We are delighted to unveil this complete world-class program on schedule,” said Bill Mortimer, Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Spirent Communicationsand IoT Slam® Organizing Committee Chairman. “As we received great submissions, we have another tremendous line-up of world-class speakers and content for this next installment of the IoT Slam® series and our first in-person meeting. We are very pleased to deliver an event that features real-world industry use cases and meaningful take-aways that will provide actionable insights on key industry themes. We look forward to welcoming and hosting members of our IoT Community and the broader enterprise industry in-person in Raleigh, NC and, if you cannot attend in person, we encourage you to join the event in the cloud, on June 21-22, 2017.”

Confirmed Keynote Speakers include:
Chris O’Connor – General Manager of Internet of Things Offerings at IBM
Steve Blackwell – VP Engineering at Vertiv
John Gresham – VP DeviceWorks and Interoperability at Cerner
Jeff Schmitz – CMO at Zebra Technologies
Sam George – IoT Chief at Microsoft Azure (Presented Virtually)

The full list of elite speakers for IoT Slam® Live 2017 event can be viewed at: http://iotSlam.com/iot-Slam®-live-2017-speakers/

Commenting on the announcement today, David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community™ said, “We are excited to showcase another world class line up of IoT thought leaders and practitioners at the inaugural IoT Slam® Live event. Our IoT Slam Live agenda delivers the most comprehensive and cutting edge IoT education which demonstrates where the IoT Community is headed in 2017 and beyond. We invite the IoT Community to join us June 21 – 22 in RTP and for members around the globe, to plug into our online live broadcast. The launch of the Agenda coincides with our global community membership breaking through 20,000 elite IoT Practitioners. We are grateful for every member’s participation, involvement and contributions to making our community the global centre of gravity for the IoT space.”

Also commenting on the announcement, Chris Sullivan – Global Healthcare Practice Leader, Health Slam Chairman, and IoT Community Vice Chair said; Today we announce the results of the efforts from the past 2 months c.f.p. discovery period, where we invited IoT thought leaders to come forward and bring their best and brightest ideas to present to our elite community of IoT practitioners; We were humbled with the quality and calibre of submissions from our members old and new, who came forward and are now all set to speak at IoT Slam® Live – collectively advancing the IoT landscape narrative – showcasing real world best practices – to enable the secure, rapid and reliable development and operation of IoT. It is also an exciting day for the IoT Community as our Individual Membership has broken through 20,000 elite IoT practitioners. We take this opportunity to thank each and every member one and all for their continued support and participation in making us the world’s largest, vibrant and engaged community of IoT professionals and practitioners.”

Core themes being covered at IoT Slam® Live include:

  • Standards: rationalization and ratification
  • Interoperability and integration
  • Security and privacy
  • Devices and applications
  • Edge computing & Micro-services
  • IoT Platforms & DevOps
  • Blockchain
  • Cloud services and infrastructure
  • Cognitive and smart implementation in the Enterprise
  • Vertical Focus: Healthcare / Life Science industries

Registration For In-Person Event Now Open
Members seeking more information about IoT Slam® Live 2017 and to register now, should visit http://iotSlam.com/register/. Registered Attendees will also benefit from receiving full access to on-demand proceedings as well as access to all IoT Slam® 2016, and 2015 Sessions.

Collaboration / Membership Opportunities
IoT solution providers seeking to discuss membership to the IoT Community and / or sponsorship opportunities should email info@iotslam.com

Media organizations interested in covering the June event in-person / or virtually should email media@iotslam.com

About IoT Slam® Live
The IoT Slam® Live, an IoT Slam® production, is the Internet of Things Community’s fifth international IoT conference and its inaugural live in-person event, covering standards, interoperability, open source, integration, security, infrastructure, business models, research, innovation, best practices, technology, industry implementation and compliance, from a horizontal enterprise industry perspective across the entire spectrum of IoT. The live in-person conference commences June 21-22, 2017 at the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Slam® delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology (Slam)™.

About Internet of Things Community™
The Internet of Things Community – IoT Community is the world’s largest and longest standing CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 20,000+ members. 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. For more information about the Internet of Things community, or to apply for free membership, please visit http://iotslam.com/community.

Keep up to date on Twitter by following @IoTChannel or using the hashtag #IoTSlam.

IoT Slam® and the IoT emblem is a USPTO and UK IPO Registered Trademark – All Rights Reserved:  IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory, Methodology.

Link to Announcement via Businesswire: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170418005171/en/IoT-Community™-Unveils-IoT-Slam®-Live-Internet

INTERNET OF THINGS COMMUNITY TO HOST IOT SLAM® LIVE CONFERENCE; JUNE 21 – 22 2017 IN R.T.P NORTH CAROLINA USA

IBM Named Headline Sponsor of Inaugural IoT Slam® Live Conference

IBM will deliver headline keynote address and co-host 2-days Enterprise IoT and Machine Learning conference and virtual broadcast


San Francisco, California, January 31st, 2017
 — The Internet of Things Community (IoT Community), the world’s largest network of CxO’s and IoT professionals announces the launch of its inaugural IoT Slam® Live, Internet of Things conference, taking place June 21 – 22, 2017 at the Archie K Davis Conference Centre, located in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA.

The IoT Slam® Live conference represents an unparalleled platform for IoT practitioners, business decision makers (CxO’s), hardware designers, software programmers, start-ups, government policy makers, regulators and investors across all industries, looking for opportunities to leverage, innovate, disrupt and transform society, using IoT and machine learning, and cognitive techniques.

The IoT Slam® Live will host distinguished delegates and showcase innovative IoT solutions,  technologies and companies in a hybrid conference delivery format, that will comprise of an in-person live conference, taking place in North Carolina, and a virtual broadcast of key proceedings to members of the Internet of Things Community who can tune in globally via the internet.

“We are excited to announce our inaugural in-person conference is to take place this June in RTP, North Carolina, where we will gather members from our Internet of Things Community to discuss IoT strategies, provide leadership, share advice and best practice methodologies.” said Bill Mortimer, Executive Vice President, Strategic Marketing at Spirent Communications, and Chairman of the IoT Slam® Conference and the Internet of Things Community Advisory Board. “We embark on what will be a defining year for the IoT and our Internet of Things Community’s role in providing a platform for IoT thought leaders to collaborate and partner to fulfil the promise of the IoT. We have delivered the innovative series of virtual IOT SLAMs since December 2015 and commit to deliver actionable insights and best practices to our nearly 20,000 members and the broader IoT industry. We look forward to hosting this first-of-its kind meeting, where we will unite the broader IoT and enterprise industry together in RTP this June and the virtual conference participants.”

David Hill, Executive Director of the Internet of Things Community said, “We are excited to introduce our first Live event that will showcase another world class line-up of IoT thought leaders and practitioners sharing their lessons learnt, and best practices. After what has been a remarkable year for the Internet of Things Community, we plan to announce further key industry initiatives in the coming weeks as we gear up to what many see will be a defining year for the IoT space. The chosen location is a hotbed for innovation and we look forward to bringing IoT Slam to North Carolina.”

Beyond the Live Slam, you can be sure to see members of our IoT Community at key industry events and gatherings and you will expect to see more high profile memberships being announced very soon. We encourage all to stay tuned and get connected via our various channels to get latest updates.

“We are excited to sponsor and co-host the first in person IoT Slam®. This event will showcase the leading technology innovators in IoT and provide a forum for business and technology leaders to learn more about how the next generation of IoT will enable growth and innovation for companies across all industries.” said Chris O’Connor, General Manager of Offerings at IBM Watson IoT. “We encourage all enterprises and IoT providers to submit a speaker proposal to demonstrate how they are using the Internet of Things to transform business.”

The IoT Slam® Live event builds on IoT Slam 2015, IoT Slam 2016, IoT Grand Slam and the Health Slam advancing the direction and adoption of IoT, highlighting key trends, real-world industry use-cases, and important advancements in the development and management of IoT.

Core themes being covered at IoT Slam Live include:

  • Standards: rationalization and ratification
  • Interoperability and integration
  • Security and privacy
  • Devices and applications
  • Edge computing & Micro-services
  • IoT Platforms
  • DevOps
  • Cloud services and infrastructure
  • Cognitive and smart implementation in the Enterprise
  • Vertical Focus: Healthcare / Life Science industries

Call for Papers
IoT practitioners and enterprise end-users interested in presenting a session at the 2017 IoT Live Slam have until March 31st2017 to submit a session proposal. Priority will be given to submissions in the order they are received, as well as the compelling factor of the submission. Visit here http://iotslam.com/submit-paper for full details on the submission process and to submit a paper.

Important Dates:
January 31 2017 – Call for Papers opens
March 31, 2017 – Call for Papers closes
April 10, 2017 – Speakers Notified of Acceptance
April 17th 2017 – Final Agenda Published
April 17th 2017 – Standard Registration Opens
June 21-22 2017 – IoT Live Slam in RTP, North Carolina

Registration to Live Event (In-Person):
Registration to attend the exclusive in-person event on June 21 – 22 in North Carolina USA, is priced with affordability in mind and starts at £299 ($350 USD), and provides unrestricted access to the entire event on-site, as well as full catering, drinks, refreshments and access to CxO and elite IoT Practitioner networking drinks reception on June 21. Additionally, delegates will be provided with a Raspberry Pi3 that contains the entire IoT Slam portfolio of sessions to date (over 100 exclusive sessions) providing a comprehensive deliverable as a complete take away.

Early Bird Virtual Pass Registration Ends March 15th 2017
Early bird virtual registration fee starts at £50 ($60 USD), and provides access to the exclusive Pay Per View Virtual broadcast of the IoT Slam Live event in real time, as well as access to on-demand proceedings for 3-months post event. Early-bird pricing is only available until March 15th 2017 thereafter Standard virtual registration pricing will initiate – Register Now to Save Big! For full registration details and to register now, visit http://www.iotslam.com/register

Collaboration / Membership Opportunities
IoT solution providers seeking membership to the Internet of Things Community and / or collaboration opportunities should email info@iotslam.com.
Media organizations / journalists interested in covering the June event in-person or via the internet – can request a media pass by emailing media@iotslam.com.

About IoT Slam® Live
The IoT Slam® Live, an IoT Slam® production, is the Internet of Things Community’s fifth international IoT conference and its inaugural live in-person event, covering standards, interoperability, open source, integration, security, infrastructure, business models, research, innovation, best practices, technology, industry implementation and compliance, from a horizontal enterprise industry perspective across the entire spectrum of IoT. The live in-person conference commences June 21-22, 2017 at the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Slam® delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology (SLAM)™.

About Internet of Things Community™
The Internet of Things Community – IoT Community is the world’s largest and longest standing CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 19,100+ members. 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. For more information about the Internet of Things community, or to apply for free membership, please visit http://iotslam.com/community.

Keep up to date on Twitter by following @IoTChannel or using the hashtag #IoTSlam.

IoT Slam® and the IoT emblem is a USPTO and UK IPO Registered Trademark – All Rights Reserved:  IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory, Methodology.

Link to the official announcement via Businesswire http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170131005752/en/Internet-Community-host-IoT-Slam%C2%AE-Live-Conference

ENTERPRISE IOT LEADERS TO MEET IN THE CLOUD FOR IOT COMMUNITY’S IOT GRAND SLAM VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

Highly acclaimed IoT Slam® series commences virtually online, December 1, 2016 – featuring elite speakers, exclusive topics, and world class sessions

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The IoT Community, the world’s largest network of CxO’s and IoT professionals, announced the final line-up of elite speakers and the exclusive agenda for its IoT Grand Slam 2016, Enterprise IoT Virtual conference taking place December 1st on-line in the Cloud.

The full IoT Grand Slam 2016 Conference program, topics, themes, and list of speakers can be viewed via http://iotslam.com/grand-slam-2016-agenda/.

“We are excited to announce this first class line-up of speakers and sessions for the IoT Grand Slam 2016 Conference,” said Bill Mortimer, Executive Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Spirent Communications, and Chairman of the IoT Slam® Conference and IoT Community. “Now on our third virtual event extravaganza, we have continuously delivered actionable insights and best practices, that IoT Community members have been able to use. We look forward to welcoming and hosting members of our IoT Community and the broader IoT and enterprise industry in the cloud on December 1, 2016.”

David Hill, Executive Director of the IoTC – IoT Community said, “We are excited to showcase another world class line-up of IoT thought leaders and practitioners during the IoT Grand Slam event. Combined with the IoT Health Slam event taking place on December 2nd, we are sure to deliver the most comprehensive and cutting edge IoT material around. This exemplifies where the IoTC (IoT Community) is headed in 2017 and beyond.”

Special Offer: Register for the IoT Grand Slam and get access to Health Slam on December 2nd, and a free Raspberry Pi delivered. For more information about IoT Slam 2016 and to register now, please visit http://iotslam.com/register/. Registered attendees will also benefit from receiving full access to on-demand proceedings as well as access to all IoT Slam sessions from both 2016 and 2015.

About IoT Grand Slam™

The IoT Grand Slam – an IoT Slam® production, is the Internet of Things Community’s third international virtual IoT conference, covering standards, interoperability, open source, integration, security, infrastructure, business models, research, innovation, best practices, technology, industry implementation and compliance, from a horizontal industry perspective in the world of IoT. The online conference will take place December 1, 2016. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. Grand Slam delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology – (SLAM)™.

About Internet of Things Community™

The IoT Community is the world’s largest CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 18,400+ members. 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. For more information about the Internet of Things community, or to apply for free membership, please visit http://iotslam.com/community.

Keep up to date on Twitter by following @IoTChannel or using the hashtag #IoTSlam.

IoT Slam® and the IoT emblem is a USPTO and UK IPO Registered Trademark – All Rights Reserved: IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory, Methodology.

Contacts

IoT Community
David Hill, Executive Director
david.hill@iotslam.com

Link to Businesswire Announcement – http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20161130005379/en/Enterprise-IoT-Leaders-Meet-Cloud-IoTC–