1 Metering Energy Use
Peggy Smedley looks at how smart meters can help businesses and individuals monitor energy use in real time. She discusses how government initiatives and distribution efficiency are increasing global smart-meter adoption, while other factors are holding some countries back.
2 The Triangle of Intelligence
Hans Thalbauer, senior vice president, IoT & digital supply chain, SAP Leonardo, discussed the importance of leveraging the IoT to improve business intelligence, asset management, and maintenance. He talks about blockchain solutions that will help various industries become more proactive in automating manufacturing and smart cities.
3 Grids Go Global
Peggy Smedley takes a look at how smart grids are being adopted all over the world. She explains how smart grids present new potential for adoption in underdeveloped countries to sustain growing populations, while developed nations are simply accommodating for more devices and potential cyber-attacks.
4 Growing as a Team
Gary Morton, author, Commanding Excellence: Inspiring Purpose, Passion, And Ingenuity Through Leadership That Matters, talks about inspiring workforces to achieve a new level of productivity and collaboration toward innovation. He says by stressing the importance of the individual importance and stabilizing talent in the workplace, employees get a better understanding of one another in a group dynamic.