June 26th marked the launch of the Internet of Things Conference 2023, a collaborative effort of Packetworx Inc, event and community partners, and the Department of Information Communications Technology (DICT), set to ignite the conversation on the importance of promoting, adopting, and developing IoT Technology across the entire nation of the Philippines. This alliance emphasizes the shared commitment to driving digital transformation and fostering innovation nationwide. DICT Undersecretary Jocelle Batapa-Sigue for ICT Industry and Development delivered the keynote address, sharing her expertise and insights on the role of IoT in shaping the future of the Philippines.
In an increasingly interconnected world, the Internet of Things (IoT) has emerged as a transformative force, revolutionizing industries and societies alike. From smart cities to precision agriculture, IoT applications have the potential to enhance efficiency, drive economic growth, and improve the quality of life for all Filipinos. Recognizing this immense potential, The Internet of Things Conference 2023 aims to shed light on the importance of embracing IoT and its far-reaching impact on various sectors in the Philippines.
The three-day conference featured a comprehensive program that covers a range of IoT topics. Day 1 focused on Smart City and Agriculture, exploring how IoT can optimize urban living and revolutionize agricultural practices. Day 2 delved into IoT for Utilities and Enterprises, uncovering the transformative potential of IoT in sectors such as energy, water management, and businesses. Day 3 dove into the realms of Data Analytics, Blockchain, and IoT Technologies, examining the intersection of these cutting-edge technologies and their collective impact on industries and society.
“The Internet of Things Conference 2023 is a pivotal event that will serve as a platform to raise awareness about the importance of IoT in the Philippines,” said Raisa Ysaac-Orbon, Chief Marketing Officer of Packetworx Inc, the leading force behind this initiative. “Through the collaboration with community partners and DICT and the participation of Usec. Jocelle, as our keynote speaker, we aim to bring together industry leaders, policymakers, and technology enthusiasts to foster innovation, collaboration, and knowledge-sharing. Together, we can unlock the potential of a connected nation and create a future where every sector and individual in the country can benefit from the transformative power of IoT.” Ysaac-Orbon added.
The Internet of Things Conference 2023 kicked off the journey towards a connected and a more internet-powered future in the Philippines. It allowed the IoT community to embrace the power of IoT, drive creativity and innovation.
For updates, future programs, and to be part of the IoT revolution that is transforming the Philippines, visit the website iotconference.ph. Join the IoT community as it shapes a brighter future powered by the Internet of Things.