Appointment to the Illinois Technology Association’s Internet of Things Council

Today I joined the Illinois Technology Association’s Internet of Things Council. Here’s more about that work:

The mission of the ITA Internet of Things Council is to drive advancement of IoT

Midwest Internet of Things Council

technology, policy and industry, establishing Chicago and the Midwest as an epicenter of IoT

Chicago and the Midwest are in a unique position to be a leader in the Internet of Things evolution. We have a rich history of supporting industries such as manufacturing, software, big data, retail and healthcare, giving the region the experience and knowledge to foster the development of the Internet of Things. The Council is driving by the notion that by collaborating closely together, we have all the pieces are right here for the Midwest to emerge as a national leader in the advancement of the Internet of Things.

Here’s some coverage in Blue Sky:┬áITA Internet of Things Council aims to make Chicago a connectivity hub. Here’s some images:

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