IoT for good

From improving communities and infrastructure, to helping battle the effects of climate change, to improving healthcare outcomes and creating a more resilient food supply chain, IoT is impacting daily lives for the better . SAS is at the forefront of these innovations and continues to lead the way in developing solutions that solve critical issues facing the world today.

Discussion triggers

  1. How is IoT improving the lives of people around the world today? How will it be used in the future?
  2. IoT has been cited to help people prepare and predict the effects of climate change. Are there any case studies out there today that model this?
  3. How do communities with limited means take advantage of IoT to improve the lives of their citizens? Is connectivity and sensor cost a barrier to entry?
  4. How important is analytics in the IoT discussion?
  5. The SAS Hackathon is right around the corner and there’s an IoT Track. Can you tell us about the use cases they are trying to solve?

Past panel discussions on topic


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