IoT Networking Session: IoT Centric Cloud

7 November 2013 18:00

The cloud-computing concept has greatly matured over the last few years. It means that anything that can be hosted on the Internet is available for use, when needed for sophisticated services. In the meantime the “Internet of Things” (IoT) vision has evolved and is coming to reality with an opportunities of numerous services. The convergence of IoT/Cloud services concept aim at leading to a smart, sustainable and inclusive society and economy. In the next few decades national and local governments together SMEs, industries will make enormous investments in urban infrastructure, transforming the way cities utilize transportation, energy and resources. This networking session will explore the interdependencies, challenges, and opportunities between IoT and Cloud research/market sectors to change the face of urban living in the age of Smart Cities. This market-driven approach will include creating partnerships with the SMEs, public organization, industries, research organizations, etc.