San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 17, 2013
GigaOM, a global technology media company, has announced the finalists of its inaugural Mobilize Product Showcase, a competition featuring the most exciting innovations in connected hardware. Taking place October 16-17 in San Francisco, Mobilize 2013 will examine the challenges and opportunities presented by the burgeoning Internet of Things.
The eight finalists below will take the stage at Mobilize to showcase new products that are poised to change everyday life:
“From industrial products to trackers, the Mobilize Product Showcase finalists are showing us just how far we can take connected devices,” said Stacey Higginbotham, senior writer for GigaOM and co-chair of Mobilize. “They’re the ones to watch as the Internet of Things continues to evolve.”
Following the on-stage presentations, the Product Showcase winner will be selected by a panel of venture capitalists and journalists. Conference attendees will have a chance to select the winner of the People’s Choice Award.
Now in its sixth year, Mobilize will focus on the business and technical opportunities arising from the growth of connected devices. Speakers include:
See the full list of speakers and sessions here.
Event attendees will receive a complimentary GigaOM Research Sector RoadMap™ report and will have access to exclusive mapping sessions led by GigaOM Research analysts. A limited number of tickets are still available. Follow @GigaOM on Twitter (#mobilizeconf) to stay up to date as new speakers and sessions are announced.
Some of the most influential companies in mobile have already signed on as Mobilize sponsors, including Accellion, ArcSoft, Carriots, Citrix, Ericsson, HP, Intel, netbiscuits, Qualcomm, Salesforce, Synchronoss, xively and YP. Sponsorships are expected to sell out. Contact Mike Sly at eventsales(at)gigaom(dot)com or 415 235 0358 to learn more about sponsorship and exhibition opportunities.
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