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Karen Quatromoni
Industrial Internet Consortium
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The Industrial Internet Consortium Hosts Smart Factory Forum

 

NEEDHAM, MA – November 28, 2016 – The Industrial Internet Consortium® (IIC), the global, member-supported organization that promotes the accelerated growth of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), will host the Smart Factory Forum, a public forum to discuss challenges and best practices for implementing IIoT solutions within smart factories.

WHEN: December 7, 2016; 9:00am to 12:30pm
WHERE: The Loews Coronado Bay Hotel in Coronado, CA
COST: Complimentary; Pre-registration required; Register
CONTACT: [email protected]

The forum will feature keynote speakers from Bosch, Nestlé, Boeing and General Mills who will share how they are using the industrial Internet for manufacturing solutions within their own organizations. There will also be a one-hour panel session discussing how to apply the IIC’s Industrial Internet Security Framework to the unique security challenges in smart factories.

About Industrial Internet Consortium
The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) is a global, member-supported, organization that promotes the accelerated growth of the Industrial Internet of Things by coordinating ecosystem initiatives to securely connect, control and integrate assets and systems of assets with people, processes and data using common architectures, interoperability and open standards to deliver transformational business and societal outcomes across industries and public infrastructure. The Industrial Internet Consortium is managed by the Object Management Group (OMG). For more information visit www.iiconsortium.org.

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