The Executives' Club Of Chicago Panel To Discuss The Internet Of Things And Its Inevitable Impact On Everyday Life

Find out How You Will be Impacted by This Phenomenon on December 3

Nov 19, 2013, 15:17 ET from The Executives' Club of Chicago

CHICAGO, Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With the rise of objects that connect themselves to the internet - from jumbo jets to heart monitors to stoplights -  a wave of new possibilities for data gathering, predictive analytics, and IT automation is being unleashed. By 2020, it's estimated that more than 50 billion objects will be connected to the internet; this is The Internet of Things phenomenon.


As the world becomes more connected, implications to the way the world does business will become more complex. Join The Executives' Club of Chicago's Technology Committee for a discussion on The Internet of Things with a panel of business technology executives from The Chamberlain Group, Inc., IDEX Corporation, Cisco and Baker & McKenzie.

Event Details

  • Business Technology Leadership Forum, Tuesday, Dec. 3
    In conjunction with the Technology Committee
    "The Internet of Things"

IIT Downtown Campus Auditorium – 565 W. Adams St. 60661
Registration and Networking: 5:00 p.m.; Panel Discussion: 5:30-6:30 p.m.


  • Mark Karasek, Executive Vice President Engineering & Chief Technology Officer, The Chamberlain Group, Inc.
  • Jim MacLennan, Chief Information Officer, IDEX Corporation
  • Rob Soderbery, Senior Vice President and General Manager Enterprise Networking Group, Cisco


  • Michael Mensik, Partner Baker & McKenzie

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