• June 2, 2015
  • National Press Club
    Washington D.C.


On July 25th, thought-leaders from government and industry gathered to discuss current and emerging IoT trends, the growing role of IoT as a platform for innovation in government, and key challenges and business drivers that agencies should consider. If you missed the event, you can download additional content below to learn more about this topic.

IoT Gains Traction

Organizations use IoT data to create apps, manage assets, and improve service. Part of the challenge that comes with the Internet of Things (IoT) is learning to think about problems—and solutions—in new ways. IoT’s basic value proposition is simple. Read the full summary here.

Event Agenda

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

7 AM
8 AM
9 AM
10 AM
11 AM
12 PM
1 PM
8:00 am - 8:05 am Opening Remarks
8:05 am - 8:30 am Opening Government Keynote: IoT: A Mission Perspective
  • Adrian Gardner Chief Information Officer Federal Emergency Management Agency
8:30 am - 9:00 am Opening Keynote
9:00 am - 9:30 am Government Keynote: IoT: The Reality and the Promise
  • Jeffrey Voas Computer Scientist National Institute of Standards and Technology
9:30 am - 10:20 am Government Panel: IoT: Laying the Foundation for Government Innovation
  • Brian Done Deputy Chief Technology Officer, Office of Cybersecurity & Communications Department of Homeland Security
  • Evelyn Remaley Acting Director, Digital Economy, U.S. Department of Commerce &
    Deputy Associate Administrator, Policy Analysis and Development
    National Telecommunications and Information Administration
  • Jeffrey Voas Computer Scientist National Institute of Standards and Technology
10:20 am - 10:40 am Networking Break & Demo Area
10:40 am - 11:20 am Asset Management and IoT: Changing the Way Maintenance is Conducted
10:40 am - 11:20 am Continuous Engineering: Laying a Foundation for IoT
  • Bill Shaw Program Director, Offering Management – Continuous Engineering IBM Internet of Things
11:20 am - 12:00 pm Facilities Management and IoT: Optimizing Operations through Analytics
  • John Smart Program Director, Cognitive Retail and Workplace Offerings IBM Internet of Things
11:20 am - 12:00 pm Resource Management and IoT: Improving Management through Actionable Analysis
  • Jodie Fisher Business Unit Executive, Watson IoT Insurance & Worker Safety IBM Software Group
  • Michael Sullivan Global Cognitive Solutions Leader, Water and Environmental Management IBM Software
12:00 pm - 1:05 pm Lunch & Government Keynote: Think Exponentially, Act Now: Why IoT and Machine Learning Will Transform Public Service
  • Dr. David Bray Senior Executive and Chief Information Officer Federal Communications Commission
1:05 pm - 1:10 pm Closing Remarks
1:10 pm - 2:00 pm Networking & Demo Area