DVD 4.0 focuses on Internet of Things and Big Data
In Fall 2017, the fourth edition of Digital Ventures Design will focus on the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) and the associated big data. The IoT is considered as the biggest area of growth in the Internet economoy over the next five years. It builds upon energy efficient sensing, computing and wireless communications and often cloud based data analytics to convert myraids of now dumb devices and things to smart elements of the Internet of Everything. Yet as the history has shown, even as the technology matures, the key factor is how it benefits the people within the context of successful applications. This is the focus of the DVD 4.0: To understand the emerging IoT and Data industry and explore how successful ventures can be designed in this domain.