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Below please find the third in a series of IIT Real-Time Communications Conference mailings that describe the content of this year’s conference tracks.  There are various registration discounts available to members of the academic community, and to members of sponsoring organizations.  Please check the website, ,  for more detail.   


Internet of Things

After the Mobile revolution, the Internet of Things (aka Internet of Everything) is becoming the next leap forward in the current technological revolution. Every segment of IT technology development, whether it is Silicon, Communication, Devices & Systems, Software, Solutions, System Integration & Services is being affected by this new paradigm.

IoT requires the confluence of technologies and standards, such as, Sensors & Actuators, Wearable Computing, Communications & Protocols, Network, Storage & Compute Infrastructure, Big Data and Analytics, Middleware, Security, Visualization & Control and finally immersive applications. Currently, various industry alliances and consortia are being formed to address various challenging aspects of IoT namely interoperability, consumption & business models, privacy & trust, management etc.

In this track, diverse industry experts will share their vision and thought leadership, technology and business acumen, and practical experiences, in the form of keynote addresses, technical presentations, as well as interactive panels. Please join us in this exciting track to learn about both the “hype” and the reality.


Highlights of the Internet of Things track include:


      Why IoT Could Be Harder Than We Think -- And More Valuable – Keynote

Christopher Rezendez, INEX Advisors

      Connected Consumer Products with Apple HomeKit and Google Brillo

Bruce Wiatrak, First Alert

      Transformative Applications of the Industrial Internet of Things

Stan Schneider, Real-Time Innovations, Inc.

      Cybersecurity in the Internet of Things Era

Jeff Kosseff, U.S. Naval Academy

      The Impact of IoT connectivity on the Consumer Durables Business Model

Mark Karasek, Chamberlain Group

      The Connected Workplace – Dodging Privacy & Security Landmines

Peter Gillespie and Scott Fanning, Fisher & Phillips LLP


Please use the Registration link to ensure your place at the conference.  There is a discounted block of rooms at The Chicago South Loop Hotel available through September 10 for participants as well. The Travel/Hotel page of the Conference website provides additional details.


The IIT RTC Conference is a globally recognized collaborative event, where industry and academia connect. Leveraging its unique academic setting, this annual conference brings together technical professionals and business executives from the data and telecommunications industry, standards bodies, policy and regulatory institutions, and academic educators and researchers to promote an open exchange of ideas to lead future development in the rapidly changing field of real-time communications.


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Carol Davids
Professor &  Director RTC Lab
Illinois Institute of Technology
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