Category: Smart City

#IoT People in #London

#IoT People in #London So I’m putting this list together of some really smart people I’ve come across recently as we all work towards making the open IoT a reality. Michael Bayler, Founder and Director, understands the true impact of IoT and aids clients prepare – Independent Consultant Erik Staaf, Managing Director at IOT-as-a-Service.com, what set…


#Social #Media Key Opinion Leaders #KOL #HuaweiMWC17

What is a Key Opinion Leader? The concept of KOL’s has been around in the pharmaceutical industry for a while and Elihu Katz in answers the question, “Who is an opinion leader?” One or more of these factors make noteworthy opinion leaders: expression of values professional competence nature of their social network Opinion leaders are…


#Situational #awareness drives open #IoT #Ecosystems not #visual #interfaces

The foundation for this thinking goes back to; The Social Life of Things, Commodities in Cultural Perspective by Arjun Appadurai 1988 If things themselves exist and have a number of trajectories and states then those things also potentially have accessible and useful human touch points in the IoT. Much of the interactions we humans have become used to…


#Smart #Business is #Smarter not locating to a #SmartCity

Lets not building Smart Cities, lets Live Smart instead Just as humanity is starting to deal with business processes that should never have been digitized we might also consider the huge waste in making Smart Cities when we no longer need cities. Watching humanity evolve in retrospect it is easy to spot the errors and…