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Growing Markets for IoT Products
Ticket: The Internet of Things (IoT) market is expected to grow from USD 170 billion in 2017 to USD 560 billion by 2022. In this ever growing realm of IoT the key challenges are security and large scale scaling of connected systems and solutions. How to stay abreast with this extremely fast growth? What strategies to employ in your IoT products? What markets is it predicted to grow? Join us in november for an exciting talk and learn about IoT product strategies for growing markets from executive product leaders in the IoT space. Panelists EJ Emeagwali - After completing his Bachelors and Masters in computer science at MIT EJ moved to the Bay area to join Google as a part of their APM program, spending time on the Android and Inbox teams. He then went on to found his own startup with some friends called Laughly, creating a mobile platform for streaming comedy shows and albums. Most recently he joined the product team at Samsara, a sensor company, focusing on developing the product and growing the customer base of our SMB market segment. Jinal Dalal - Jinal is a Product lead on Android Things team, focusing on building IoT Enterprise products. Prior to Android Things, Jinal led development of Google's internal storage platform for all Google services like GMAIL, Youtube and Product Manager for Google Maps. Jinal has Masters from NC State in Computer Engineering and did his Undergrad at Nirma Institute in India. Erin Bailie - Erin Bailie is a Product Manager at Samsara. Erin discovered a passion for product design and solving users' problems through Mechanical Engineering at MIT. She began her career at Palantir Technologies in a software engineering role and worked her way to a Product Manager role there. She has been at Samsara since early 2018 and enjoys the challenges of meeting the diverse needs of enterprise customers. Daniel Elizalde - Daniel has experience managing IoT product portfolios and the complete lifecycle of end-to-end IoT solutions, including hardware, embedded software, cloud platforms, and user applications. As an IoT Coach and Advisor, Daniel has trained over 800 product professionals on how to develop a cohesive IoT product strategy. He provides training online (at, in person through his "Product Management for the Internet of Things" course at Stanford Continuing Studies, via public workshops around the world, and works directly with companies. Agenda 6:00 - 6:30 pm: Registration & AWIP Welcome 6:30 - 7:15 pm: Panel Discussion 7:15 - 7:30 pm: Q&A 7:30 - 8:00 pm: Networking & Close Special thanks to our event sponsor: Samsara Samsara has emerged as one of the fastest-growing Internet of Things (IoT) companies, and as a leader in connected operations. Samsara’s plug-and-play hardware and scalable cloud-based software are trusted by over 5,000 customers worldwide, from emerging businesses to Fortune 500 enterprises. Samsara has over 500 employees and growing, and is actively investing in new technology innovation for its customers. Source::


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