Nextweek, March 2-5, the GSMA is expecting 90,000 attendees at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, which is an increase from the 85,000 attendees in 2014. Those attendees will see 2,000 exhibiting companies filling 100,000 square meters of exhibition halls that is nearly 20 times larger than the White House. Its pretty clear: in the mobile industry, anyone who is anyone will be at Mobile World Congress next week.
In addition to hearing from CEOs from some of the worlds leading operators, like Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone, and Telefonica, attendees will also hear a lot about opportunities brought by mobile. The Internet of Things plays a huge role in that from connected medical devices for independent living to monitoring irrigation pumps for agriculture. Furthermore, GSMA Intelligence forecasts suggest that machine-to-machine connections will grow to two billion connections by 2020. Evidently, regardless of the industry you work in, there is a chance that IoT can impact your companys bottom line.
If you want to learn more about IoT at MWC, then you are in luck! There is a session just for you. Aeris CEO Marc Jones will take the stage at Mobile World Congress, discussing how to put the Internet in the Internet of Things or IoT. Jones will speak at the session called Realizing the Enterprise IoT Opportunity,scheduled for Tuesday, March 3 at 2pm in hall 4, auditorium 3.
WHO: CEO Marc Jones, Aeris Communications
WHAT: Realizing the Enterprise IoT Opportunity
WHEN: Tuesday, March 3, 2015, from 2:00 3:30pm CET
WHERE: Hall 4, Auditorium 3
The session will look at the scope of IoT market opportunities, particularly how enterprises from fleet to agriculture can benefit. As part of the panel, Jones will help examine Internet of Things market opportunities, discuss how enterprises can benefit from them and how to leverage IoT as a business advantage. Drawing on his experience leadingAeris, helping customers resolve business and connectivity challenges, and supporting the needs of applications for a wide range of industries and uses,the session will explore how your connectivity provider can make or break IoT initiatives for companies and service providers.
Interested in staying on the cusp of innovation for mobile and ready to take advantage of the opportunity of IoT thats sitting in front of you? Lets sit down and talk about it at MWC 2015. Contact us to set up a meeting.