IoT Week 2017

Lea Hemetsberger

Feb 6, 2017


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Save the dates 6-9 June 2017 and join OASC in Geneva for IoT Week 2017 at the international conference centre (CICG) and the ITU. This event brings together experts, innovators and stakeholders involved in the Internet of Things. It is the place where emerging IoT technologies, strategies and policies are discussed and partnerships developed. IoT Week is co-organized by the IoT Forum, the International Telecommunication Union, the HES-SO and the Mandat International.

The 2017 conference will encompass:

  • IoT Emerging Technologies and Research reviewing the latest development in the field of IoT research and innovation, and identifying future trends;
  • IoT and Sustainable Development including adoption of the “International Declaration on IoT for Sustainable Development” with the ITU to support the 17 SDGs adopted by the UN;
  • IoT Security and Privacy, addressing inter alia cybersecurity development for the IoT and the impact of the recent evolution of personal data protection and privacy norms at the European level and across regions;
  • IoT Business, Finance, and Industry 4.0 discussing market prospectives, new financial and business models as well as the impact of IoT on the industry and factories of the future;
  • The 1st IEEE endorsed Global IoT Summit (GIoTS) presenting selected scientific articles on the most recent IoT innovations;
  • An IoT Hackathon for developers; and
  • An Exhibition Area presenting emerging IoT technologies and partners.

IoT Week 2017 also provides the opportunity to organize workshops and collocate meetings. Organizations and projects interested in organizing sessions, collocating workshops or playing an active role in the preparation of the International Declaration on IoT for Sustainable Development can submit their suggestions online. You will find more information on both the IoT Forum ( and conference ( websites.

If you have interest in submitting scientific articles, please visit the Global IoT Summit website ( The GIoTS conference will be collocated with IoT Week 2017 and GIoTS participants will have access to all the IoT Week sessions.