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Internet of Things (IoT) is Transforming Hershey’s Business… What Could it do for You?

Please join us for this exclusive, senior executive roundtable event. You will have an opportunity to meet with your peers, Hershey, New Signature and Microsoft to learn how to develop a Connected Enterprise Roadmap and the steps to jumpstart your IoT initiatives. In addition, this will be an opportunity to network and discuss strategies for transforming your business with IoT and Advanced Analytics.

This is an invitation only event, open to those invited and one additional colleague from their organization.

*Note: This event will be the start of an ongoing dialogue between companies to help them with their IoT plans and initiatives.*

Included in this event, you will see:

  • Microsoft’s IoT Vision – Deb Oberly, Microsoft’s IoT Partner Sales Executive | Deb will present Microsoft’s role in IoT and analytics. Microsoft believes IoT is at a tipping point where lower hardware costs and pervasive connectivity are driving broad adoption. As the industry matures, intelligence will emerge across devices, connectivity, insights and actions.
  • The Internet of Twizzlers Story – George Lenhart, Hershey’s Director of Emerging Technologies | George will present how to approach and build an IoT solution from an initial concept to production. Learn how Hershey harnessed the power of Microsoft Azure to save over half a million dollars on Twizzler production.
  • Putting IoT to Action – Luis Morinigo, New Signature’s Director of Advanced Analytics | By presenting industry-specific IoT use cases, Luis will discuss how to jumpstart your IoT initiatives, define strategies for transforming your business, and develop a Connected Enterprise Roadmap.
  • Demos by New Signature and Hersheys


Start End Session Topic
10:00AM 10:30AM Welcome
10:30AM 12:30PM Presentations
12:30PM 1:30PM Lunch
1:00PM 2:00PM Roundtable Discussion
2:00PM 4:15PM Internet of Twizzlers Deep Dive and Demos/Open Discussions
4:15PM 4:30PM Closing Remarks

We hope you will join us for what promises to be an exciting day of exploration, discovery and networking.