IoT Evolution's IoT Week Kicks Off with Insight on Smart Cities and IIoT from Industry Leaders like the Department of Homeland Security, Cisco, Microsoft, the City of Atlanta and Many Others


The Smart City Event and the Industrial IoT Conference provide unmatched education through case studies, interactive panels and live product demos.

Trumbull, CT – May 3, 2018 – TMC and Crossfire Media today announced, a full week of education provided by IoT Evolution at the The Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia.  The week begins with the Smart City Event  on June 4-5, 2018 and ends with Industrial IoT Conference taking on June 6-7, 2018.  At both events, industry leaders will highlight best practices, provide unparalleled insight and feature live product demonstrations.

“The Smart City and Industrial IoT are the homes for the most critical IoT networks and devices,” said Ken Briodagh, editorial director, IoT Evolution. “These events will show attendees how to get into the heart of the IoT, enable business growth and drive digital transformation.”

The Smart City Event will focus on providing a roadmap for creating sustainable, secure and efficient cities communities and enterprises. Speakers will discuss case studies showing successful implementations as well as practical approaches to building and enabling today’s smart cities. View the complete conference program.

"Municipalities are catching the wave of IoT solutions that improve the life of citizens, the efficiency of their services and the revenue from economic development,” said Carl Ford, Co-Producer of the Smart City Event.  “If you are looking for how to map the future with a strong foundation and a well-planned strategy, you will find what you need here at the Smart City Event.

The Industrial IoT Conference will highlight the IoT technologies and solutions increasing the productivity and efficiency of manufacturing and production processes. During this two day event speakers will provide insight and knowledge to reaping the rewards presented by the Industrial Internet of Things. View the complete conference program.

"The Fourth stage of the Industrial Revolution is here. Prior revolutions have been about power. This revolution is about intelligence.  To be a smart industry, companies must adapt and adopt the process of gathering information from sensors and solutions that report performance and anomalies requiring attention." Carl Ford, Co-Producer of Industrial IoT Event went on to say, "the days of running blind are finally departing as digital transformation with IoT has made the business transparent.  Our speakers were early adopters who now share their experience to guide your future."

Speakers for both events include:

  • Steve Brumer, Partner, 151 Advisors
  • Greg Najjar, Director of Business Development at Advanced RF Technologies, ADRF
  • Tom Gilheany, Portfolio Manager of Security Training and Certification, Cisco
  • Keith Robinson, Deputy Director Mayor’s Office of Innovation and Performance, City of Atlanta
  • Kenneth Schlather, Executive Director, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County
  • Ted Smith, CEO and President, Corvex Connected Safety
  • Ken Hosac, VP Business Development, Cradlepoint
  • Sean Priddy, Business Development Director - Design, Creation Technologies
  • Ernest Chrappah, Chairman, Department of For-Hire Vehicles
  • Scott Tousley, Deputy Director of the Cyber Security Division, Department of Homeland Security
  • Jessica Morris, Director of Application Engineering, Digital Lumens
  • Richard Peal, VP, EastBanc Technologies
  • Dr. Michelle Lynch, Director, Enabled Future Limited
  • Dr. Claudio Lima, Co Chair Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Energy/Utility/Oil & Gas, IIC Industrial Internet Consortium
  • Steve Hanna, Senior Principal, Infineon and Trusted Computing Group
  • Jim Frazer, Senior Executive – Intelligent Transportation Systems, Illumination and the Smart City, Gridaptive Technologies
  • Frank Bradshaw, CEO, Ho'ike Technologies
  • Kim Lundgren, CEO, Kim Lundgren Associates
  • Murray Gordon, Regional Cloud Sales Director, Microsoft
  • Brandon Dalida, Regional Sales Manager, MultiTech
  • Wil Florentino, Sr. Mgr. Industrial Automation Segment, Renesas Electronics
  • Bill Brown, Innovative Technology Leader, Rheem Manufacturing
  • Mark Modzelewski, VP Operations Manager, Treeline Interactive
  • Laila Partridge, CEO, WegoWise
  • Ken Briodagh, Editorial Director, IoT Evolution World and IoT Evolution Health
  • Carl Ford, CEO, Director of Content, Crossfire Media

Registration for the Smart City Event and Industrial IoT Conference is open. Save $300 on a single pass with code SAVE300 or attend both events for the price of one with code ALLSESSIONS

For the latest news, updates and information, sign up for the IoT Evolution newsletter here and follow the events on twitter @IoTEvolution, @smartcityevent and @IIoTEvolution.

About TMC

Through education, industry news, live events and social influence, global buyers rely on TMC’s content-driven marketplaces to make purchase decisions and navigate markets. As a result, leading technology vendors turn to TMC for unparalleled branding, thought leadership and lead generation opportunities. Our in-person and online events deliver unmatched visibility and sales prospects for all percipients. Through our custom lead generation programs, we provide clients with an ongoing stream of leads that turn into sales opportunities and build databases. Additionally, we bolster brand reputations with the millions of impressions from display advertising on our news sites and newsletters. Making TMC a 360 degree marketing solution, we offer comprehensive event and road show management services and custom content creation with expertly ghost-crafted blogs, press releases, articles and marketing collateral to help with SEO, branding, and overall marketing efforts. For more information about TMC and to learn how we can help you reach your marketing goals, please visit and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, @tmcnet .

About Crossfire Media

Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York.

Media and Analyst Contact:

Jessica Seabrook             

Marketing Director

203.852.6800 ext.170

[email protected]

Edited by Ken Briodagh
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