PLAT.ONE CEO Dr. John Bates to Keynote Smart IoT London

Industry Visionary to Present on Thinganomics: The Economic Benefits of the Internet of Things

Palo Alto, CA – 11th April 2016 – PLAT.ONE (, the leading enterprise-grade Internet of Things (IoT) solution platform, announces that CEO Dr. John Bates will keynote at this week’s Smart IoT London event on Tuesday 12th April at 11.45am local time.

Smart IoT London is the premier Internet-of-Things event for the global stage. Over 20,000 people will attend the event to learn and discuss the business and technology issues around delivery of IoT solutions. Speakers at the event include Dr. John Bates, CEO of Plat.One, Bill Ruh, Chief Digital Officer of GE, noted futurist Robert Scoble and leading analysts Ray Wang of Constellation Research and Mike Gualtieri of Forrester Research.

Dr. Bates’ keynote entitled, “Thingalytics and Thinganomics: Disruptive IoT Business Models”, explores 7 key principles of how money can be made and saved through the use of Smart IoT applications. The presentation draws on real world examples and builds on Dr. Bates’ deep experience in this area and on his 2015 book “Thingalytics: Smart Big Data Analytics for the IoT.”

Dr. Bates is Chairman of the Board of Patrons of Smart IoT London. PLAT.ONE is a gold sponsor at Smart IoT London and can be found at stand T440. To learn more about the event please visit


PLAT.ONE is the leading enterprise-grade IoT solutions platform. By simplifying the process of creating, deploying and managing complex IoT solutions, PLAT.ONE radically shortens time-to-value for IoT applications and significantly reduces the cost of their management. Specifically, PLAT.ONE enables:

  • Complex device connectivity and management across a wide number of industry standard machine and messaging protocols.
  • A micro-services-based adaptive architecture that can adapt to run logic on the device, at the edge or in the cloud, depending on the solution requirements.
  • A semantic data model that future-proofs applications by abstracting sets of underlying sensors and devices as “IoT business objects”, such as trucks or street lamps.
  • Pre-built Solution Accelerators for a number of different IoT use cases, including smart cities, connected products and smart transportation.

PLAT.ONE customers include BT, T-Systems and Telecom Italia and Partners such as Cisco.

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