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The 4th Internet of Things Global Summit

The 2016 Internet of Things Summit took place on October 6-7 in Washington, D.C. It brought together the key policy makers and leading IoT industry stakeholders to discuss the opportunities and benefits the IoT brings. It also examined the pressing issues affecting the IoT ecosystem in the United States and globally.


Over the course of the two days there was a number of plenary sessions that included room-wide discussions, as well as a series of exciting innovations on show from the local community and beyond. The summit provided an opportunity for all stakeholders to join a meaningful discussion and be part of a wider discussion that helps to shape future decisions made in the IoT space.

Speakers include

Neil Chilson

Neil Chilson

Acting Chief Technologist


Bob Bennett

Bob Bennett

Chief Innovation Officer

City of Kansas, MO

Andreas Geiss

Andreas Geiss

Head of Unit ‘Spectrum Policy’, DG CONNECT

European Commission

Hudson Thrift

Hudson Thrift

Security Operations Lead


Ken DiPrima

Ken DiPrima

AVP New Product Development, IoT Solutions


Key Sessions Included:


- The role of the Government in fostering IoT

- IoT Connectivity

- A series of exciting ‘Tech Talks' from leading entrepreneurs

- Business model innovation 

- IoT for Global Development

- Harnessing IoT by positive security measures

- Safeguarding privacy


For more information please visit the event website here



Tue 10 October, 2017 08.30 to
Wed 11 October, 2017 17.00




The National Press Club

529 14th St NW,
Washington, DC 20045,

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