The second week of August is seeing three major IoT events in Asia. The 9th edition of the Asia IoT Business Platform takes place in Jakarta, Indonesia, on 15 and 16 August, followed by the 10th edition on 18 and 19 August in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. These are large gatherings of Asia’s IoT and Machine to Machine (M2M) industry leaders discussing the opportunities and challenges of IoT/M2M in Asia.
The China International Internet of Things and Smart China Exhibition (IOTE) acts as an important platform for the whole industry chain of IoT/ RFID/ Smart Card technologies. Since its inception in 2009, the scale of this expo has exploded to 29,863 visitors in 2015. This year, the organisers expect more than 500 exhibitors and 60,000 visitors to come to Shenzhen, China to attend IOTE from 18 to 20 August.