TMC and Crossfire Media announced that Mary Beth Hall, Director of Product Development for IoT at Verizon, will present a keynote address at the IoT Evolution Expo, held January 25-28, 2016 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. IoT Evolution Expo explores the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem and provides thoughtful analysis and practical information on how to leverage the IoT to drive efficiencies and revenue in companies of all kinds. Through expert led conference sessions, six collocated events and a vast exhibit floor, IoT Evolution Expo has become the industry’s leading IoT conference. Hall will deliver her keynote on January 26 at 11:30 am.

Mary Beth Hall will expand on Verizon’s global strategy to simplify and lead the Internet of Things (IoT), which includes ThingSpace, a platform designed to allow developers to create applications, customers to manage devices and partners to market their services in an open environment as well as a new, dedicated network core with new connectively options for the next-generation of IoT use cases.

“At Verizon, we’re committed to making the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem as accessible as possible and will continue to innovate and provide solutions that enable customers, partners, developers and other stakeholders to leverage the IoT in a seamless, secure and successful manner,” said Mary Beth Hall, Director of Product Development for IoT at Verizon.

“Verizon’s ThingSpace presents an exciting opportunity for the future of IoT. Ms. Hall will provide us with a greater understanding of how IoT development will be supported by Verizon,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, IoT Evolution. “Together with Verizon’s participation in the breakout sessions, enterprise developers should find themselves with a great opportunity to expand their knowledge and tools to design, develop and deploy with Verizon’s network.”

Verizon is a gold sponsor of IoT Evolution Expo. Additional sponsors include Diamond Sponsors Multicopter, Telit, ThingWorx; Platinum Sponsor Eurotech; Gold Sponsors Cradlepoint, Ingenu, KORE, and Sprint; and Corporate sponsors Gemalto, Inmarsat, Red Hat, Sequans, SIMCom and Solstice Mobile.

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