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The 1st EAI International Conference on Smart Grid Assisted Internet of Things

July 11–13, 2017 | Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada

Akramul Azim, PhD

Assistant Professor -- Software Engineering , University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

"Disruptive technology: internet of things"


Technology is being adopted by every kind of organization that employs people.  With the rise of new and disruptive technologies - internet of things - there is real potential to transform the way we work and live in the world. This talk will discuss the benefits and challenges of internet of things, and help us understand and prepare for the effect and impact disruptive technologies have had - and will have - on all aspects of our lives. 



Dr. Azim is an Assistant Professor – Software Engineering,  in the Department of Electrical, Computer and Software Engineering at University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Canada. He is leading the embedded real-time software group at UOIT.  Dr. Azim received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Waterloo,  in the area of embedded real-time software.  Before Joining UOIT, Dr. Azim was a research and development software developer at Ericsson Canada.