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The Internet of Things Forum Africa 2018 will take place on 14-15 March 2018 in Johannesburg.

Avnet South Africa will showcase its IoT solutions at the second edition Internet of Things Forum Africa (#IOTFA2018). The event will tackle transformational IoT trends and explore the benefits of IoT in key industries. IOTFA 2018 will see over 500 delegates and 30 speakers made up of thought leaders, visionaries and experts, converge on 14 and 15 March 2018 at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg, to share their profound knowledge of real-world IoT trends, challenges and solutions.

IoT Forum Africa 2018 will also feature industry tracks with speakers discussing the potential impact of IoT in manufacturing, energy, finance, transportation, retail, security, mining and in government. During these sessions, there will be in-depth discussions on business growth opportunities with insights on IoT disruption and innovation in key industries.

Under the theme, “Powering a new era of operational transformation“, IOTFA2018 offers a platform for organisations to present their IoT solutions and brings together ecosystem-wide attendees, stakeholders and investors. Internet of Things Forum Africa will provide a unique opportunity to meet key players in the IoT marketplace.

About Avnet South Africa

Avnet South Africa, an Avnet Inc. company, is a South African component distributor, with its head office in Johannesburg and branches in Cape Town and Durban. All offices are linked by a real-time system with access to over US$ 1 billion inventory in the various Avnet operations worldwide. With a team of Field Application Engineers, we support our customers from concept & design all the way through to production. We have a range of supply-chain solutions including factory programming, advanced logistic services, cable assembly manufacture and consignment or buffer stocking all managed by our experienced Sales Team.

Key topics at this conference will include:

  • Why most IoT projects fail
  • IOT strategies to unlock true business value
  • The Smart Citizen’s role in creating a Smart City
  • IoT for public safety and improved quality of life
  • Realizing positive outcomes and digital transformation with IoT
  • IoT and Blockchain Convergence- Benefits and Challenges
  • The Security of Things in a Connected World
  • How AI drives IoT to the next level
  • Human-computer Interaction perspectives on IoT
  • IoT data analytics for intelligent decision making

For more information visit http://iotforumafrica.com/