Posts Tagged ‘IoT‘

IoT: Unleashing the Mother of all Infrastructures

On a January 26th Game Changers Radio show, a panel of Futurists (including Gray Scott and myself) will focus on the Internet of Things (IoT) and its world changing implications. Here are some of my thoughts in advance of that discussion. I’ll start with a

What exactly is the Internet of Things? #IoT

One of the best resources on the Internet of Things can be found on Postscapes.com. The website includes lots of information on the subject: articles, books, websites, media, organisations, events, and IoT Stack and an IoT Toolkit. Check out this excellent infographic below by postscapes and

IoT Shifts Conference, Barcelona, October 19-20

The IoT Shifts Conference is a new two-day event, organised by TFA member Rudy de Waele, in partnership with Claro Partners, bringing innovators from the startup, digital and developer communities together with the corporate world, to create and advance business opportunities within the Internet of Things (IoT), and explore

Gartner’s 2015 Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies

Gartner published its 2015 Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies report, the longest-running annual Hype Cycle, providing a cross-industry perspective on the technologies and trends that business strategists, chief innovation officers, R&D leaders, entrepreneurs, global market developers and emerging-technology teams should consider in developing emerging-technology portfolios. The

Rudy de Waele on Big Data, IoT and co-Innovation

In our series “The Futures Agency Speakers Videos“, here’s a short interview with digital transformation strategist Rudy de Waele taken at The Drum’s Disruption Day on Big Data, the Internet of Things (IoT) and co-Innovation: Rudy says the industry is still in the “early frame” of utilising big

Why The Internet of Things will drive a Knowledge Revolution

Great read by David Evans (previously Chief Futurist @ Cisco) on why the Internet of Things will drive a Knowledge Revolution. The types of things we are connecting are clearly changing rapidly – from homes to cars to livestock to wearables, and even to the pills that

IoT could be worth $11T per year

Our bottom-up analysis for the applications we size estimates that the IoT has a total potential economic impact of $3.9 trillion to $11.1 trillion a year by 2025. Read more from McKinsey & Company Also read Gerd’s blog on IoT and its unintended consequences

Shift 2020 presents the “IoT Shifts Transformation Retreat“

Designed and led by Digital Strategist Rudy de Waele, and Innovation Philosopher Humberto Schwab, the IoT Shifts Transformation Retreat, (#ISTR), will give you exclusive industry insights which shall empower you to use the IoT (Internet of Things) as a source of competitive advantage for profitable,

CHART: The Internet Will Win Over All Other Media

According to data published by ZenithOptimedia this week, people around the world now spend more than eight hours a day consuming media, with the Internet taking up an increasingly large chunk of total media consumption. Read more from Statista You will find more statistics at