Greenwave Systems Chief Scientist to Share IoT Vision at Collision Conference and IoT Slam

April 21, 2016 • Sarah Mattern

Industry leader Greenwave Systems to explore the fundamentals of a frictionless IoT ecosystem and the future of smart automated technology

Irvine, California, April 21, 2016

Greenwave Systems, the global Internet of Things (IoT) software and managed services leader, today announced that Jim Hunter, its Chief Scientist & Technology Evangelist, will be speaking at the upcoming Collision Conference and IoT Slam virtual conference. Jim Hunter has captured the attention of millions around the world with his astute insights and introduction of topics such as the Hierarchy of IoT “thing” needs, the evolution of IoT, and the utilization of TAGs to bridge the communication gap between people and devices. Attendees at the Collision Conference will have an opportunity to hear his innovative insights on the automation of IoT and robotics and those attending IoT Slam will hear his thoughts on humanizing IoT devices for better daily interactions.


Collision Conference

Created by the team behind Web Summit, Collision brings together thousands of technology leaders, investors and startups. Exciting speakers and the opportunity to network with key media and influencers has contributed to this fast growing tech conference.


What: With the rush to create IoT services around managed devices, what can we automate next?
This panel discussion will explore the future potential of IoT automation.

Agenda can be found here:


Who: Panelists include:

  • Jim Hunter, chief scientist and technology evangelist at Greenwave Systems
  • Andra Keay, managing director at Silicon Valley Robotics
  • Linden Tibbets, chief executive officer at IFTTT
  • Jack Smith IV, technology reporter at Mic


When: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 11:25 am CT


Where: Collision Conference – Center Stage at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70130


To schedule a meeting with Jim at the conference, contact


IoT Slam 2016

IoT Slam 2016 will once again deliver exclusive, cutting-edge IoT content catered for CXO executives and business line management, as well as technology-oriented executives. The event focuses on the rapidly changing landscape driven by the Internet of Things. Themes and business models highlighted include: cloud computing, big data, prescriptive analytics, autonomic computing, artificial intelligence, wearables and much more.


What: Listen in on Jim Hunter’s presentation on “The ‘People-fication’ of Things” to learn how a shift in perspective can lead the IoT industry toward innovations that reduce the friction between consumers and IoT “things.”


When: Starting Thursday, April 28, 2016 @ 9:00 AM EDT


Where: On-demand session can be found here:


To connect with Jim Hunter directly, follow him on Twitter at @theiotguru.


About Greenwave Systems

Greenwave Systems is a global Internet of Things (IoT) software and services company whose disruptive Greenwave360 engagement model and scalable AXON™ software platform solution enables category-leading brands to profitably deploy managed services. The company’s mission is to drive mass adoption of IoT by enabling leading brands to use technology in ways that foster deeper customer relationships. Learn more about Greenwave at and connect on LinkedIn and Twitter (@GreenwaveSys).


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For further information, contact:


Greenwave Systems – Europe

Bo Lustrup
Marketing Manager
Tel: +45 6913 2333

Media Relations – Europe

Marius Schenkelberg
Tel.: +49 (0) 26 61 91 26 00
Sprengel & Partner GmbH

Media Relations – US

Pouneh Lechner
Sterling Communications
Tel.: (408) 884-5161