PR Vibes

Sensors Expo & Conference 2018

San Jose McEnery Convention Center Convention Center June 26 – 28, 2018  Attendance: 6,000+ Exhibitors/sponsors: 327 Media/Analysts: 100+ At the recent Sensors Expo & Conference held in San Jose, it was the IoT part of the show floor and stage that were the busiest — a testament that sensors are indeed the heart of IoT […]

Internet of Things World 2018

Santa ClaraSanta Clara Convention CenterMay 14 – 17, 2018 Attendance: 11,089Exhibitors/sponsors: 300Media/Analysts: 132 Has the Internet of Things finally moved from what-if scenarios to deployments and case studies? That’s primarily what attendees came to find out at the Internet of Things (IoT) World that took place during May in Silicon Valley. 2018 was the fifth […]

Changes at James Brehm & Associates, IoT Institute and Threatpost

James Brehm & Associates – As a major shareholder of Crossfire Media, Carl Ford will continue to support IoT Evolution and other Crossfire projects. However, he has joined James Brehm & Associates as a full-time Community Developer.   IoT Institute – The IoT Institute has merged with IoT World News—the news arm of the Internet of Things World conference series. […]

Editorial Changes at Light Reading & FierceTelecom

Light Reading – Phil Harvey has returned to Light Reading as its news editor. He previously worked as managing editor, news, for CRN. Phil had a 12-year stint at Light Reading before leaving to work for Metaswitch Networks in 2013. He is responsible for regular industry news coverage, written and video interviews and more. Phil […]

IoT World – PR Vibes Q&A with Gavin Whitechurch, EVP Product & Strategy at KNect365 TMT, an informa business

Internet of Things World May 14 – 17, 2018 Santa Clara Convention Center, CA How has the show evolved since its launch five years ago, and are there any big changes planned for 2018?  The show has evolved with the IoT ecosystem and the IoT market. When the show was launched five years ago, the […]

Mobile World Congress 2018

Fira Gran ViaBarcelonaFebruary 26 – March 1, 2018 Attendees: 107,000Exhibitors/Sponsors: 2,400Media/Analysts: 3,500  Calysto Overview  Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 saw slightly reduced attendance numbers compared with 2017’s event. Regardless, GSMA deemed the show “hugely successful!” More than 55 percent of this year’s Mobile World Congress attendees held senior-level positions, including more than 7,700 CEOs, up […]

PR Vibes: Highlights and Takeaways for CES 2018

Highlights and Takeaways for CES 2018 Las Vegas Las Vegas Convention Center January 9 – 12, 2018 Attendance: 180,000+ Exhibitors/Sponsors: 3,900+ Media/Analysts: est. 8,000 CES 2018 provided fuel and momentum for voice assistants and self-driving car technology, but the world’s largest consumer electronics show may also be remembered for a major announcement that was scuttled […]

PR Vibes’ Media Vibes: Craig Matsumoto Joins 451 Research, Philip Solis Moves to IDC

451 Research – Craig Matsumoto tweeted that January 16, 2018 is his first day at 451 Research. As Senior Analyst, Managed Services, he will follow the convergence of CDNs, network interconnect, colocation, and the cloud. Most recently, Craig served as Editor-in-Chief at Light Reading where he was responsible for determining news coverage for Light Reading and satellite […]

The IoT M2M Council (IMC) has the Best Network of End Users in the IoT/M2M sector: A Q&A with Keith Kreisher, IMC Executive Director

Keith recently took time to discuss emerging trends in the IoT/M2M industry, buyer profiles across vertical markets and challenges ahead. What’s the mission of the IMC and how did the group come about?  Simply put, our mission is to increase deployments of IoT/M2M solutions by proving the technology business case to those that would adopt […]

Mobile World Congress Americas 2017

San FranciscoMoscone CenterSeptember 12 – 14, 2017 Attendance: 21,000+Exhibitors/sponsors: 1,000 Media/Analysts: 300+ Calysto’s Takeaways and Highlights The inaugural Mobile World Congress Americas event held in San Francisco definitely had to share the spotlight. On opening day, Apple CEO Tim Cook launched the latest iPhone in the new Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park, the company’s […]