IoT Lab of KICS arranged a talk on Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in Seminar Hall at KICS University of Engineering and Technology Lahore. The speaker Dr. Muhammad Moeen a UET alumni and PhD from Imperial College London from the USA, delivered a special lecture on the topic.
Mr. Moeen said, “The number of internet connected devices is expected to reach 30 billion by 2020. This exponential rise in the number of connected devices is set to transform businesses in consumer space as well as industrial space. Use of internet connected industrial devices termed as Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is being adopted by several enterprises across all major industrial sectors to revolutionize their businesses.” The talk focused on the identification of the need of IIoT being taken by the industry today.
Purpose of the lecture was to familiarize audience that the industry today understood the importance of IIoT. It also highlighted the end-to- end IIoT solutions and key characteristics. Faculty members, students & researchers took keen interest in the activity. The participants showed their gratitude to university administration for organizing wonderful workshop.