Challenges and Opportunities in The Internet of Things (IoT): Moving Towards a Connected World
When: March 18, 2015 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Freidenrich Conference Center, JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA 94303
Google's recent acquisition of Nest Labs for $3.2 billion the first major acquisition in the field of home automation, one of the fastest growing segments of the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem. IDC estimates that the number of connected devices will grow to 212 billion by 2020, with about 30 billion devices smart enough to operate without human control.
This workshop will focus on new challenges and opportunities related to technology development, intellectual property and monetization in the IoT ecosystem. The panel includes legal, academic and technology experts representing various aspects of the IoT value chain, from technology infrastructure, through big data analytics and smart devices.
The discussion will focus on the following topics:
• Major technology trends the IoT ecosystem
• Value creation opportunities and emerging business and revenue models
• Major challenges and enabling technology critical to IoT growth
• Communication standards and IP licensing issues
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Registration, Networking and Lunch
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Program
Early, by Friday, March 13, 2015, 9 PM
LES Members: $45
After Friday, March 13, 2015, 9 PM
LES Members: $50
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If you experience any problems with the online registration process, please contact James House at firstname.lastname@example.org
Online Registration Deadline: Monday, March 16, 2015, 9:00 PM
After March 16, 2015, 9:00 PM, contact James House at email@example.com
No refunds after Friday, March 13, 2015
Substitutions are permitted
This event qualifies for 1.5 hours of MCLE credit.