[Tech Week 2023] Demystifying Internet of Things. How Is IoT Shaping the World?

Free
Wednesday, 15 February, 2023
11 pm – 12 am EST
Online

About This Event

General Assembly is proud to bring to you Tech Week 2023! This week-long free virtual event series explores workforce and technology trends that will shape the year ahead. This is your chance to stay ahead of the digital transformation and future-proof your career. Check out the rest of the series here.

The term Internet of Things (IoT) may sound technical and intimidating, but in actual fact, it is a simple yet important concept. IoT is all about that connection between physical devices or places in the world with the internet.

While simple to understand, it is a term that holds a lot of weight because it encompasses many possibilities for individuals and businesses looking to the future. Therefore, it’s important to understand why, and how, IoT is revolutionising the world around us. With technology being built into almost everything we do and the interconnectivity of countless everyday devices, opportunity and innovation is exploding in every sector of job industries.

For companies, IoT presents new opportunities to engage with customers and for tech teams, more spaces to develop talent with a variety of new digital skills. Join our panel of experts who will delve into what IoT is all about, its benefits and drawbacks, and how exactly it is shaping the world we live in.

Takeaways

  • Understand what the Internet of Things (IoT) is all about

  • Learn how IoT is transforming the way we live, its benefits and drawbacks

  • Learn why and how you should harness the power of IoT through case studies and applications

Preparation

Download Zoom. Zoom is the video conferencing tool we will use for this webinar.

About the Instructor

Aaron Tan Photo

Editor in Chief, APAC, TechTarget

Aaron is Editor in Chief, APAC at TechTarget, a leading B2B technology publisher and supplier of data-driven marketing services to technology vendors. He writes and edits for Computer Weekly, which is part of TechTarget's network of technology-specific websites. A seasoned media and information professional, Aaron has been involved in technology implementations in the public sector and has over a decade of experience covering a broad range of enterprise technology topics and issues.

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Computer Weekly aims to help today’s IT professionals solve problems, make better technology purchase decisions, and improve knowledge and skills to develop their careers.

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