When is the IoT Tech Expo North America 2018?

It takes place on November 28-29 2018.

Where is the event?

The North America 2018 event will take place in Santa Clara, California. The venue address is:

Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Pkwy,
Santa Clara, CA 95054

What are timings for the event?

Day 1 – Wednesday 28 November

Registration: 7:30am – 5:30pm

Expo Floor: 8am – 6pm

Networking Party: 6pm – 11pm

Day 2 – Thursday 29 November

Registration opens: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Expo Floor: 8:30am – 5pm

How do I get my ticket?

E-tickets will be sent on Monday 26 November. Please remember to check your junk/clutter for your badge also. If you have not received your badge, you can also collect from the registration desk on arrival.

How do I get there? 

The venue is in a convenient central location in the heart of Silicon Valley. You can find full directions and parking facilities here.


Who attends?

There are a wide range of attendees owing to the scope of IoT, from CEO’s/CIO’s/CTO’s to Marketing Manager to IoT Startups and Developers.

In terms of seniority:

18% CxO, 38% Directors & VP’s, 19% Managers, 2% Technical Advisors, 10% Developers/ Engineers, 7% Press & Media,  4% Start-ups and 2% Advisors/ Consultants.

Which pass type do I need?

It depends what you are looking for. Find out more about which pass is right for you here.

How do I register?

There are a choice of attendee passes available, including all-access passes and free expo passes. You can see all pass types and register here.

Do you offer group booking discounts?

Yes. You can find out more about group discounts here.

Can I view the agenda before the event?

Yes. The agenda’s for all conference tracks are available on the website. You can also view the 2018 agenda overview here.

Will I get access to the co-located Blockchain, Cyber Security & Cloud Expo and AI & Big Data Expo too?

The exhibition is combined for all 4 events so you will have access to the companies exhibiting across the IoT, Blockchain, Cyber Security & Cloud and AI & Big Data spectrum. If you want to be able to attend all of the Blockchain, Cyber Security & Cloud and AI & Big Data conferences in addition to the IoT conferences, you will need to register for an Ultimate Pass. This provides full access to all 4 events. You can register for an Ultimate Pass here.

What can I see with a Free Expo Pass?

The whole exhibition (IoT, Cyber Security & Cloud, Blockchain and AI & Big Data) and the open conference tracks which are:


Day One – Wednesday 28 November Day Two – Thursday 29 November
  • • Developing for the IoT
  • • Smart Buildings & Infrastructure
  • • Data Analytics for AI & IoT
  • • Developing Blockchain Applications
  • • Blockchain for Business
  • • Innovations & Investors Zone
  • • IoT Innovations & Technologies
  • • Developing Cloud Security Solutions
  • • Developing AI Technologies
  • • Blockchain Technologies
  • • Blockchain for Business
  • • Innovations & Investors Zone

View the conference overview for all 4 co-located events here.

How can I pay for my pass?

We accept all major credit cards and can also take payment via bank transfer and over the phone. To pay via either of the latter 2, please complete your booking and select the ‘invoice’ option, then get in touch with team with your payment preference and invoice number at [email protected]

When will I get my ticket?

E-tickets will be issued 2 weeks before the event. Please remember to check your junk/clutter folder.

What’s the best way to find out what’s going on at the event?

There will be a free event guide available at the registration desk which lists all the sessions and activities taking place over the 2 days. We also recommend following us on Twitter (@iottechexpo) as we will be live tweeting updates and images throughout the event.

Are there any dedicated networking opportunities?

Yes. Ultimate and Gold & Pass holders will have access to the VIP Delegate Networking Lounge within the exhibition, in addition to the official Networking Tool which allows you to connect pre-event and arrange meetings during the show, and also an invitation to networking party at the adjoining Hyatt Regency hotel,  following day one of the conference – November 28th from 6pm.

Will there be Wi-Fi available in the venue?

There will be free Wi-Fi available on site.

Are there catering facilities?

Yes. There are catering facilities available on-site offering a range of refreshments.

Who is speaking at the event?

Speakers for the 2018 event can be found here.

What companies are exhibiting?

You can find a full list of exhibitors here.

Can I speak and/or exhibit at the event?

You can find more details about getting involved here. You can also get in touch with the team via [email protected] or +44 (0) 117 980 9023 who will be happy to provide further information and possibilities.

I want to see the conferences but cannot make it to the event. What can I do?

We offer a ‘Workshop Materials Pass’ which provides access to the session materials from all IoT conferences. This includes PDF copies of the presentations and audio recordings. You can register for a workshop pass here.


Please click here for full details on cancellations.

Are there any other events?

The IoT Tech Expo is a world series event, and will host further event in London and Amsterdam before returning to Santa Clara, CA in 2019.

North America: 28-29 November 2018, Santa Clara, Silicon Valley

Global: 25-26 April 2019, Olympia London – find out more and register here.

Europe: 19-20 June 2019, RAI, Amsterdam – – find out more and register here.