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Internet of Things India Congress 2019 to be held on Aug 22-23

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

India Congress, an event which will see digital leaders converge to discuss and explore business opportunities in mainstreaming (IoT), will be held in Bengaluru on August 22-23, 2019.

The 2019 will include tracks on segments such as healthcare, manufacturing, telecom, smart cities, energy, retail, cyber security, skills and development, Standards, legal and regulatory, and agriculture.

The Institution of Engineering and (IET) IoT Panel Tuesday held a conference to announce the upcoming 4th edition of the IoT

Speaking on the occasion, N Sivasailam, logistics, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, said that IoT road map should be focused on being cost effective and mass market. He also emphasised that skilling will play a major role in the development of the overall IoT ecosystem.

In addition to sessions and key notes, the two-day will host live zones and hackathons where people can touch, feel and experience IoT and solve sector-specific challenges, according to a release.

A new addition at the event 'Future Tech Spotlight', will provide a glimpse of trends in the next 5 to 10 years, it said.

"We are at an inflection point of digital transformation and every industry is set to be disrupted by the explosion of new technologies. To be able to stay ahead of technological changes, it is critical that industries come together and work collaboratively," Shekhar Sanyal, director and country head, IET India, said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, March 12 2019. 12:35 IST
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