- Daylong summit on June18 for actionable insights into IoT
- Microsoft partners to showcase successful IoT use cases
Mumbai, June 11, 2019: Microsoft India has announced its first edition of IoT in Action conference in India. This daylong “Solution Builder Conference’ is part of a worldwide series aimed at exploring the tremendous possibilities with IoT technologies to enable a rich set of platforms, intelligent apps, services and experiences to accelerate economic growth, empower people and drive real impact. The series has covered 7 countries, 8 cities over the last 18 months with over 4,000 attendees and 70+ partner showcases. The India edition will host 600 participants, including data scientists, students, developers, government elites, start-ups, and Microsoft experts, who will share new insights and showcase powerful IoT solutions that are driving transformation across industries and communities in India and worldwide.
The event will give actionable insights into high value IoT topics. This includes business transformation through new IoT business models, IoT security, the hybrid cloud, building on the intelligent edge, and leveraging cognitive services to enable innovative IoT solutions. Additionally, it will include discussions on how to use industry-aligned solution accelerators to build scalable repeatable solutions that get your IoT solution to market faster.
A Partner Solution Expo will showcase solutions in Industrial IoT, Smart Building, Intelligent Edge and Azure Sphere. IoT in Action is also a platform for companies and developers to meet through its onsite Partner-Customer Matchmaking program.
To read more about how Microsoft is empowering its partner ecosystem to transformation with IoT, read this blog by Shirley Strachan, General Manager, IoT Device Experience, Microsoft APAC Region.
About Microsoft India
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Microsoft set up its India operations in 1990. Today, Microsoft entities in India have over 9,000 employees, engaged in sales and marketing, research, development and customer services and support, across 11 Indian cities – Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, New Delhi, Gurugram, Noida, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. Microsoft offers its global cloud services from local data centers to accelerate digital transformation across Indian start-ups, businesses, and government organizations. In 2016, Microsoft opened one of its eight Cybersecurity Engagement Centers in the country, to address security needs of both public and private sectors.