8 must-attend European IoT events in 2019

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Whether you are a small organization or an established company, harnessing the power of IoT becomes increasingly important. Since deploying IoT can be a tough nut to crack it is crucial to educate yourself and to surround yourself with knowledgeable partners. That’s why we decided to list some remarkable IoT events taking place in Europe this year.

1. IoT World Europe Summit

12-13 June | London, United Kingdom | IoT World Europe Summit

The IoT World Europe Summit is part of TechXLR8, London Tech Week’s headline exhibition. This event enables participants to connect with potential partners to develop end-to-end solutions and access enterprises ready to adopt these solutions. It is an ideal place to network with IoT experts and get in touch with tech professionals coming from various markets.

2. IoT Week

17-21 June | Aarhus, Denmark | IoT Week

Since 2011, IoT week is organized on an annual basis by the IoT forum. The last edition attracted about 850 participants specialized in the IoT domain. This 5-day conference aims to inspire companies across the world to collaborate towards a connected and sustainable future. Key topics that will be discussed are smart cities, end-user engagement, ethics, and data protection.

3. IoT Tech Expo

19-20 June | Amsterdam, Netherlands | IoT Tech Expo

This conference explores the latest innovations within the Internet of Things and looks at the impact this has on several industries including manufacturing, transport, supply chain, insurance, logistics, government, energy, and automotive. This year, about 10 000 attendees are expected, including CTO’s, Head of Innovation and Technology, IT Directors and many more.

4. Internet of Things Convention

19 June | Mechelen, Belgium | Internet of Things Convention

From this year onwards, the Internet of Things Convention Europe will host the 3iF Industry 4.0 Conference. The convention zooms in on how IoT applications will change our daily lives and what trends we should keep an eye on. All of this, based on four different tracks being smart cities, smart mobility, smart living, and smart industries.

5. IDC European IoT Executive Summit

7-8 October | Málaga, Spain | IDC European IoT Executive Summit

The location of this summit, the Gran Miramar Hotel, is definitely an eyecatcher. And so is the theme: From explorers to heroes – Deploying IoT at scale. Offering insights into the differences between organizations in the early stages of their IoT maturity and those managing to deploy IoT at scale across Europe is the goal. There are workshops, panels, case studies, and debates to determine how European organizations are delivering successful IoT implementations.

6. FT Future of Manufacturing Summit

8-9 October | London, United Kingdom | FT Future of Manufacturing Summit

Manufacturers suffer volatile times nowadays. If you want a fresh perspective on crucial issues impacting manufacturing today, this is your event. Senior business leaders and policymakers will share their insights, ideas, and expertise on topics such as collaborative models driving supply chain transformation, human-centric workforce, green manufacturing, and tech for intelligent operators.

7. Internet of Supply Chain

8-9 October | Berlin, Germany | Internet of Supply Chain

This event specifically welcomes leading supply chain and logistics professionals to give them the insights required to harness the power of IoT, automation, and data-driven innovations. This is the place to get in front of key decision makers and budget holders in manufacturing, retail, pharma, FMCG and adjacent sectors, as they decide which technologies and systems are crucial to optimize your supply chain.

8. IoT Solutions World Congress

29-31 October | Barcelona, Spain | IoT Solutions World Congress

With over 16 250 visitors from 120 different countries, this congress is the largest IoT event in the world. Since its’ first edition back in 2015, the event has grown to become the global reference for industrial IoT. Noteworthy to mention is that you can join a panel discussion with inspirational women leaders in industrial IoT representing established corporations and start-ups.

Hopefully, this list helps you on the way with choosing the IoT events you want to attend this year. If you’re curious to know where Sensolus will be present, you can contact us and we’re happy to plan a meeting with you on the event.