When is the IoT Tech Expo North America 2017?

It takes place on November 29-30 2017.

What are timings for the event?

November 28: Ultimate & Gold Pass Holders are invited to collect their tickets between 4-6pm on November 28.

Day One – November 29: 

Registration opens at 8am. Please bring your e-ticket barcode with you to ensure a speedy arrival. Online registration for Free Expo Passes has now closed – you will be able to register for a Free Expo Pass on arrival at the venue.

Exhibition times: 8:30am – 6pm.

Conference times: 9am – 6pm

Day Two – November 30: 

Registration opens at 8:30am. Please bring your e-ticket barcode with you to ensure a speedy arrival.

Exhibition times: 8:30am – 5pm.

Conference times: 9am – 5pm

Where is the event?

The North America 2017 event will take place in Santa Clara, California. The venue address is:

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

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 can I stay? 

There are a choice of hotels in close proximity to the venue. You can see the surrounding hotels 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:

16% CxO, 33% Directors & VP’s, 21% Managers, 2% Technical Advisors, 12% Developers/ Engineers, 8% Press & Media,  6% 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 agenda at a glance here.

Will I get access to the Blockchain Expo and AI Expo too?

The exhibition is combined for all 3 events so you will have access to the companies exhibiting across the IoT, Blockchain and AI spectrum. If you want to be able to attend all of the Blockchain and AI conferences in addition to the IoT conferences, you will need to register for an Ultimate Pass. This provides full access to all 3 events. You can register for an Ultimate Pass here.

What can I see with a Free Expo Pass?

The whole exhibition (IoT, Blockchain and AI) and the 6 open conference tracks (2 IoT, 2 AI, 2 Blockchain):
-Developing for the IoT (both days)
-IoT Innovations & Technologies (both days)
-Developing Blockchain Applications (day 1)
-ICOs & Blockchain Technologies (day 2)
-AI for Developers (day 1)
-AI – Bot & Virtual Assistant Development (day 2)


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 have now been issued. Please remember to check your junk/clutter folder if you have not received this.

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, Gold & Expo Plus 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 drinks following day one of the conference.

Will there be Wi-Fi available in the venue?

There will be Wi-Fi available on site:

Username: Guest

Password: Technology

Are there catering facilities?

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

Who is speaking at the event?

You can find a full list of speakers 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 6 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 November 2018.

IoT Tech Expo Global 2018 – Olympia, London – 18 – 19 April 2018 – find out more and register here.

IoT Tech Expo Europe 2018 –  RAI, Amsterdam – 1-2 October 2018 – find out more and register here.