Harris Center Presents A Free Lecture From IBM Master Inventor Andy Stanford-Clark
With smart homes, smart cities, and smart factories no longer a faraway fiction, the Internet of Things represents one of the biggest opportunities for technological and financial growth in the modern world. In a timely lecture, sponsored by Inductive Automation and offered to the community free of charge, Master Inventor for IBM and pioneer of the Internet of Things Andy Stanford-Clark will take the stage to explain practical uses of the IoT for building smarter homes and communities.
The Harris Center is proud to join Inductive Automation in presenting this Folsom Lake College Speakers Series event. Andy Stanford-Clark Explains The Internet of Things -And Mousetraps comes to the Harris Center's Stage One on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 7 pm. Admission is free; tickets are required and are available online at www.harriscenter.net or from the Harris Center Ticket Office at 916-608-6888 from 12 noon to 6 pm, Monday through Saturday, and two hours before show time. The Harris Center is located on the west side of Folsom Lake College campus in Folsom, CA, facing East Bidwell Street.
Andy believes that innovation begins at home - he even uses his own home as a lab of sorts, using the IoT to connect everything from lights to mousetraps. Join him for an enlightening discussion about how the IoT will shape our future in amazing new ways. In his time at IBM, Andy has helped create some of the foundational technologies of the IoT. Today, Andy continues to work on the IBM Watson Internet of Things Platform and to help companies understand how to better leverage the IoT. His Harris Center lecture is a must-see event for anyone interested in where IoT has been and where it's going, and to learn about many practical uses of IoT today that can make your life better.
In addition to being a Master Inventor, Andy also has more than 40 patents to his name and is an accomplished speaker who has spoken at multiple events and presented a TED talk in 2012.
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Tickets are available online at www.HarrisCenter.net or from the Harris Center Ticket Office at 916-608-6888 from noon to 6 pm, Monday through Saturday, and two hours before show time.