The recentIOT Solutions World Congress (IOTSWC) has been one of the technological events of 2023 that has generated the most expectations. Stay with us to discover all the news that this meeting has brought with it.
Everything you need to know about the IOT Solutions World Congress 2023
The IOT Solutions World Congress took place between January 31 and February 2, 2023 at the Barcelona Fair. In it we were able to get to know in depth the most recent technological developments that are called to make possible the so-called Industry 5.0.
This meeting constitutes the 9th edition of IOTSWC, which has been held since 2015. In particular, if we compare it with last year, the figures show that it has been a resounding success. Not in vain, he has managed to attract more than 15,500 visitors from a hundred countries (30% more than in 2022).
Organized by Fira de Barcelona and the Industry IOT Consortium (ICC™), the IOTSWC23 featured 330 exhibitors and 172 conferences. It is worth noting that it was backed by firms such as Amazon Web Services or Deutsche Telekom. Likewise, among its 250 speakers, prominent figures such as Jessica Poliner (CEO Relayr) or Michael Grieves (CEO Digital Twin Institute) stood out.
Since its creation, the IOTSWC has positioned itself as a benchmark of the industrial internet. Year after year, we have seen how this event has gained relevance as the number and wingspan of its participants have increased.
What have been the 6 thematic axes of this edition?
As expected, IOTSWC23 surprised us with all sorts of new solutions based on disruptive technologies.Cybersecurity, efficiency and environmental sustainability They were in the spotlight of the event.
The 2023 IOT Solutions World Congress focused on six technologies:IOT, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Digital Twins (DT), Edge Computing, Augmented Reality (AR) and 5G.Speakers and attendees were able to analyze all the possibilities and challenges that each of them entails within the framework of industrial development.
Other simultaneous events
- Barcelona Cybersecurity Congress (BCC). This is an annual meeting in which the optimal solutions to solve the challenges posed by digital security are discussed. Some of the topics covered in this edition were zero trust, XDR, and threat intelligence.
- Integrated Systems Europe (ISE). It is the largest international fair for the integration of audiovisual systems. In this edition, it brought together more than 90,000 attendees and 1,300 exhibitors. This B2B meeting (jointly promoted by AVIXA and CEDIA) pursues the integration of electronic and IT systems in the AV industry.
Barcelona: An indisputable technological capital
It is no secret that Barcelona has become a clear favorite among technology professionals when it comes to holding their events. Certainly, the excellent infrastructure of this capital, as well as its vibrant leisure and cultural offer, make it ideal for this type of meeting.
Only in 2022,the Barcelona fair agenda was full of technological events. Mobile World Congress, 4 Years From Now (4YFN), JBCN Conf and Smart City Expo World Congress were some of the most relevant. We can’t wait to see what the IOT Solutions World Congress 2024 has in store for us!