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Julie Bryant Fisher

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IoT for Good Taking the Stage at IoT Converge

Internet of Things (IoT) technology is advancing an exciting new era of opportunities to positively impact some of our most challenging social and environmental issues.


ATLANTA, GA -- August 7, 2018 – IoT Converge 2018, which brings together the biggest thinking in IOT, will feature one of the most exciting innovations in the IoT space – the give back.


Michael Zeto, Vice President of AT&T Smart Cities, will host a panel to talk about innovative IoT applications that are helping organizations not only use resources more efficiently and reduce their environmental impact, but also help improve the safety, accessibility, and sustainability of communities and the people they serve.


Zeto will be joined by IoT For Good panelists Suman Kanuganti, CEO of Aira, Amir Omar, VP of Strategic Partners and Key Accounts of Hydropoint, and Ralph Clark, President & CEO of Shotspotter, on September 10th at the Georgia Tech Hotel.


“Innovation and creativity, paired with Internet of Things (IoT) technology, has the ability to solve some of our most challenging social and environmental issues across the globe,” said Michael Zeto, VP of AT&T Smart Cities. “With technology at the forefront, enterprises and people alike can come together to use resources more efficiently and reduce their environmental impact.”


IoT Converge 2018, in collaboration with AT&T Smart Cities, Comcast Business and the TAG Mobility and TAG Cloud societies, will bring together the brightest minds in IOT for an immersive experience that spotlights the IOT convergence that is connecting multiple industries, driving business growth and igniting the tech ecosystem. The 2018 theme, Change, Connect, Converge, will highlight trailblazers, like The Weather Company, leading innovation within the IoT industry who will share their experiences, strategies and collaborations with some uncommon partners.


Attracting international companies and speakers, IoT Converge 2018 is an exclusive opportunity to interact with 500 tech professionals, hear from globally recognized keynotes, engage in 8 curated breakout sessions, and demo next-gen solutions with 30+ innovators.


For more information about IoT Converge 2018 and to register, visit:



About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)


TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 35,000 members through regional chapters in Metro Atlanta, Athens, Augusta, Columbus, Macon/Middle Georgia and Savannah. TAG’s mission is to educate, promote, and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy.

The association provides networking and educational programs; celebrates Georgia’s technology leaders and companies; and advocates for legislative action that enhances the state’s economic climate for technology. TAG hosts over 200 events each year and serves as an umbrella organization for 27 professional societies. For more information, visit




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