Charles Reed Anderson, one of Asia’s leading IoT, smart cities technology innovator and Principal at Eight Inc., was invited to speak at the Cisco Meraki Client Conference in Singapore, on What’s Hot, What’s Not & What’s Next for Smart & Sustainable Spaces.
Over the past few years, the spaces where we work, live and play have leveraged the latest technology innovations like the Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence to make them smarter and more sustainable.
Smart and sustainable spaces provide more enriching experiences for citizens and employees, increase the efficiency of business operations and building management, and, most significantly, contribute to helping the world reduce its carbon emissions.
In this presentation, Charles looked at the latest trends in smart & sustainable spaces, including how technology is being leveraged to help companies achieve their sustainability targets, turn data into actionable intelligence, and transform how we work and collaborate.
In addition to discussing what companies should be doing today, Charles also shared his insights on the future technology trends that would help ensure our buildings and spaces, as well as the people who work and live in them, continue to evolve.
Charles Reed Anderson is a globally-recognized IoT industry thought leader who has presented at nearly 200 industry events over the past six years. He is renowned for his thought-provoking presentations that not only deliver insights based on the latest trends, but also provide guidance to both technical- and business-minded audiences on how to avoid the potential pitfalls of IoT solution deployment.
Charles has over 25 years’ experience in Asia, Europe and the US advising technology vendors, enterprise customers and government organizations on how to leverage emerging technologies and solutions to drive business and digital transformation initiatives.
Prior to starting his own IoT Advisory Services firm, Charles led the Telecoms, Mobility & IoT practices for IDC Asia/Pacific and has worked for leading global operators including BT, Vodafone, and O2.
Charles sits on the advisory boards of IoT start-ups, industry associations and event organizations and is a co-founder of #HeForShe Singapore.
Charles‘ speaking topics are:
- IoT Now: What’s Hot, What’s Not & What’s Next
- IoT in Asia – The Calm Before the Storm
- A Creative Approach to Digital Transformation