The Emerging Wireless SIG Presents...
M2M Wireless Sensor Technology
From Academic Interest to Industry Reality
M2M, Machine to Machine technology, focuses on wireless connected devices that connect the virtual and physcial world around us. In the past, wireless sensor network technology was motivated and developed catering to the need of military and defense sector. From battlefield surveillance to healthcare monitoring, smart grid, equipment monitoring etc, M2M technology has evolved a long way and still continuing to gain momentum. It is expected that this sector will grow to $300B in the years ahead and IDC forecasts 15 billion devices will be communicating over the network by the year 2015. The objective of this session is to examine the strategies, technological requirements and available solutions that the ecosystem needs to capitalize on this market segment.
Hear from an excellent panel consisting of industry leaders and an eminent researcher from academia in the M2M and connected devices space as they discuss their role in the market, future opportunities and their perspectives of innovation and the future of this technology and its applications.