WFEO-CIC International Seminar on Internet of Things 2017

WFEO-CIC International Seminar on Internet of Things 2017

13 May 2017 | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


The WFEO Standing Technical Committee on Information and Communication (WFEO-CIC) will hold the International Seminar on Internet of Things 2017 in association with Institute of Engineers, India (IEI) and Institute of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM)

Internet of Things (IoT) is a rising topic of technical, social, and economic implication.

User products, durables, cars and trucks, industrialized and utility elements, sensors, and other routine objects are being aggregated with Internet connectivity and powerful data analytic abilities that promise to change the way we work, live, and play.

Projective impact of loT on the Internet and economy are astonishing, with some anticipated of as many as 100 billion connected IoT devices and globalize economic impact of more than $11 trillion by 2025.

loT conjures substantial challenge which can stand in the way of recognising its possible benefits. Attention-grabbing headlines about the hacking of Internet-connected devices, observing concerns, and privacy fears already have captured public attention. Technical challenges remain and new policy, legal and development challenges are emerging.

This International seminar is a powerful and inspirational event that brings together industry representatives, makers, vendors, experts,developers and others to plan, learn, network, ollaborate, strategize and more effectively tap into the immense potential of the IoT domain.

The following Key Themes will be discussed at this conference:

  • Future of IoT development

  • Operational challenges and opportunities

  • Sectors – Transport systems, Smart Cities, Water

  • Real World IoT & IoT on business solutions

WFEO-CIC holds as a duty to help lead forward Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in order for it to be applied globally, and focuses on developing countries where narrowing the gap has become essential. The ClC has the responsibility for fulfilling the tasks allocated by WFEO in accordance with the WSIS/WSSD Solutions and the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals.


For more information:

  WFEO-CIC International Seminar on Internet of Things 2017 Brochure

  Committee on Information and Communication (WFEO-CIC) Website

  The Institution of Engineers, India Website

  The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia Website



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