When is the IoT Tech Expo North America 2020?

It takes place on November 4-5th, 2020.

Where is the event?

The North America 2020 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 the timings for the event?

Day 1
Weds 4 November

Day 2
Thurs 5 November


08:30 – 17:00

08:30 – 16:00

Exhibition Hall

08:30 – 18:00

09:00 – 16:30


09:30 – 18:00

09:30 – 16:30

Networking Party 

18:00 – 22:00

How do I get my ticket?

You will receive your badge for the event 2 weeks pre-show via email. Tickets can also be printed on arrival at the venue.

Is there an event app?

Yes! We recommend downloading the event app which allows you to build your custom conference agenda, view the exhibitors, speakers and connect with other attendees pre-event (matchmaking tool for paid attendees only).

The event app will go live 4 weeks before the show.

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.

Where shall I stay? 

You can view the surrounding hotels and book your room 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?

The 2020 will be launched shortly.You can view the 2019 agenda overview here. You can filter sessions by event, topic and date on this page.

Will I get access to the co-located Blockchain Expo, 5G Expo Cyber Security & Cloud Expo and AI & Big Data Expo too?

The exhibition is combined for all 5 events so you will have access to the companies exhibiting across the IoT, 5G, 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 5 events. You can register for an Ultimate Pass here.

What can I see with a Free Expo Pass?

The whole exhibition (IoT, 5G, Cyber Security & Cloud, Blockchain and AI & Big Data) and the open conference stages.

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]

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.

You can also search the conference agenda by event and topic here.

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 the networking party following day one of the conference.

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?

2020 speakers will be announced shortly. The full list of 2019 speakers can be found here.

What companies are exhibiting?

2020 exhibitors will be announced shortly. You can find a full list of 2019 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 an ‘IoT Session 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 an IoT session materials 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 events in London and Amsterdam which you can register for here:

Global: 17-18 March 2020, Olympia London – find out more and register here.

Europe: 1-2 July 2020, RAI, Amsterdam – – find out more and register here.