The Internet of Things (IoT) is here! According to Gartner, there will be a 30% increase in the number of IoT devices in 2016 compared to 6.4 billion devices in 2015. As the IoT continues to grow, more and more events are taking place throughout the world to explore the limitless possibilities of IoT applications and technologies. Here is a list of upcoming IoT events taking place during the rest of 2016. If you would like to add your event to this list, please contact us by email.Download the AP-OIP VR/AR & Iot Event Guide today!


    IoT World Forum 2016 When: 29-30 November Where: London, UK IoT WORLD FORUM, 2016 is the world’s leading Internet of Things Conference focusing on IoT applications, IoT Solutions and IoT Companies for all verticals including automotive, healthcare, asset and fleet management, manufacturing, security, retail point of sales, smart grid, smart metering, smart home and consumer electronics industry. Summit Asia When: 30 November and 1 December Where: Singapore Smart Summit is a 2 day conference and exhibition covering the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem and its impact on the digital society. With 3 in-depth event tracks and over 160 leading speakers at the London event and more than 100 in Singapore, the events cover the Smart Home, Smart Cities and Industrial Internet of Things in detail. Co-located with a joint networking exhibition, each track (summit) features more than 20 sessions giving attendees unique insights from industry leaders.


Grand Slam™ 2016 Internet of Things Conference When: 1 December Where: Online Grand Slam is the Internet of Things Community’s third international virtual IoT conference, covering Standards, Interoperability, Open Source, Integration, Security, Infrastructure, Business Models, Research, Innovation, Best Practices, Technology, Industry Implementation and Compliance, in the world of IoT. www.iotslam.comHealth Slam™ 2016, IoT for Healthcare Conference When: 2 December Where: Online Health Slam 2016 aims to provide clarity and simplicity about the game changing IoT opportunity (whilst addressing the risks) facing the Healthcare and Life science industry. Health Slam delivers exclusive, cutting edge IoT content that is catered for CxO’s, senior Healthcare IT executives and business line management in Healthcare, Hospitals, and Life Sciences industry. This is an Internet of Things Community™ event. Security Foundation Conference 2016 When: 6 December Where: London This 2nd IoT Security Foundation Conference will look at what it takes to build an Internet of Trusted Things, what is currently underway, what we can learn from the past to predict the future and the necessary duties of care providers and adopters need to ensure. The primary targeted audiences for the conference are the technology providers and the technology adopters of IoT, alongside academia, press, government and wider stakeholder groups. Annual IoT & Big Data For Utilities 2016 When: 6 - 7 December Where: Foster City, San Mateo County, California This two-day event will bring together technology and operations teams from utilities plus consultants and solution providers to discuss key challenges when implementing IoT technology. The conference will include expert presentations, interactive panel and roundtable discussion and will provide practical solutions to maintain a successful IoT strategy. Cities Summit When: December 6-7, 2016 Where: Boston, MA The 2-day Smart Cities event gives attendees the opportunity to meet stakeholders from the public and private-sector to help tomorrow’s cities face the challenges of growing urban populations through the latest IoT technology. World Forum on Internet of Things When: 12-14 December Where: Reston, VA, USA The 2016 IEEE 3rd World Forum on Internet of Things (WF-IoT) – IoT: Smart Innovation for Vibrant Ecosystems is a unique event for industry leaders, academics and decision making government officials. This event is designed to examine key critical innovations across technologies which will alter the research and application space of the future. “CESIS” 2016 When: 13-14 December Where: Berlin, Germany Key topics of this three-track international event include cross industry business models, innovative technologies as well as data handling and security. This congress offers an open exchange platform for leading IoT strategists and decision makers providing unique networking opportunities. Moreover, attendees can catch up on major business disruptors and prepare for their own Digital Transformation. www.iot-cesis.comInternet of People Event When: 15 December Where: Eindhoven, Netherlands The conference will help you think systematically about the future from the human perspective, in other words the SMART SOCIETY, while embracing the new technologies that combine to produce new capacities for productivity, connectivity and communication.