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Thursday, November 10 • 10:30am - 11:15am
Panel Discussion: Internet-of-Things (IoT) Technology For International Development

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An expert panel will explore the impact of IoT on international development and humanitarian work. 

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John Eckhouse

Managing Partner, Eventualities
As a journalist, analyst, moderator and event producer, John Eckhouse has been researching, analyzing, writing about and producing events about business and technology for more than 30 years. His career as a technology and business journalist includes stints at publications including BusinessWeek, The San Francisco Examiner, The San Francisco Chronicle, and HomePC magazine. He currently serves as a Contributing Editor for CIO, Computerworld... Read More →

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John Garrity

Senior Connectivity Advisor, USAID`
As Senior Connectivity Advisor within the Global Development Lab, John Garrity supports USAID's operations on extending Internet access and adoption through policy engagement and program management. This includes identifying and shaping policy and regulatory reform with respect to broadband expansion, engaging with various public and private stakeholders, leading on the technical aspects of developing and maintaining public-private partnerships... Read More →
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Corey Marshall

Director, Splunk4Good, Splunk
Corey Marshall is the director of Splunk4Good, the corporate social impact program for Splunk, where he leads the company’s efforts in employee service and engagement, community giving and social impact initiatives. Splunk4Good partners with organizations at the local, state and federal levels to leverage data in support of initiatives such as disaster response and open government, including the recently announced $100 million Splunk Pledge... Read More →
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Harry Plant

VP Social Impact, Aeris Communications
Harry Plant joined Aeris in 2014 as Vice President, Social Impact. His job is to reach out to social entrepreneurs, large INGOs, and other non-profits that can benefit from IoT solutions and then figure out how to make those solutions available. In that role, he leads Aeris’s effort to developing partnerships with social impact companies and help make available to them the tools to communicate and analyze data that will enable them to improve... Read More →

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Aeris is a pioneer and leader in the market of the Internet of Things (IoT) -- as an operator of machine-to-machine (M2M) and IoT services and as a technology provider.  We operate a purpose-built mobile network that provides a better solution for IoT connectivity primarily (but not exclusively) over cellular networks.  Our network operates globally, across 180 countries.  Our customers are among the most demanding... Read More →
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CDW, a 30-year old provider of technology, services and support, is focused on helping more than 5000 nonprofit organizations advance their mission with specialized industry expertise, shared best practices from nonprofit customers and access to a broad range of cost-saving IT solutions. Our dedicated nonprofit account teams help organizations leverage IT to better manage budgets and resources, expand member/donor engagement, strengthen market... Read More →
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Splunk Inc. was founded to pursue a disruptive new vision: make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Machine data is one of the fastest growing and most valuable parts of big data -- generated by every component of IT infrastructures, applications, mobile devices, website clickstreams, social data, sensors and more. | | Splunk is the leading software platform for machine data that enables customers to gain real-time... Read More →

Thursday November 10, 2016 10:30am - 11:15am
Grand Ballroom

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