Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, announced today that it is a Diamond sponsor and participant in the second edition of the IoT Solutions World Congress (IoTSWC16), taking place in Barcelona from October 25-27. The IoTSWC has established itself as a premier event for the discovery and discussion of real work use cases of Internet of Things technologies and solutions.

Company to demonstrate leadership in IoT with ‘Innovation at Every Level’ for customers

Schneider Electric will gather its latest technologies, solutions and experts at the event and will demonstrate leadership in IoT through ‘Innovation at Every Level’ of the EcoStruxure architecture and platform for customers. The company’s architecture harnesses the power and promise of the Internet of Things to reshape cities, transform industries and enrich lives from connected products to edge control to apps, analytics and services that can be delivered both through the cloud and on the premises. Visitors will be able to experience in real time how the company’s IoT-enabled technologies, platform and solutions can help them achieve:

· Business process efficiency with higher productivity and profitability

· High asset availability and performance through predictive analytics

· Smarter operations, automation, and control

· A safer and more mobile workforce

· An efficient, connected and sustainable business

“We’re past the point of questioning whether IoT will deliver value. Businesses now need to make informed decisions to position themselves in order to maximise IoT’s value in their organisation,” said Dr. Prith Banerjee, chief technology officer, Schneider Electric. “We look forward to continued engagements with our customers and partners on IoT and Innovation at Every Level, which we know is transforming the way we solve problems and bringing incredible value to the solutions we provide.”

Schneider Electric will be exhibiting at the IoT World Congress and will also be delivering several presentations at the event, including a keynote by Prith Banerjee and presentations by Cyril Perducat, executive vice president of digital services & IoT; John Tuccillo, senior vice president of global industry and government affairs; George Wrenn, CSO & vice president of cybersecurity; and other business and market segment experts. The company will also be present in the show’s test bed area, which showcases several of the industry’s latest technologies and experimental platforms in real-world conditions.

For more information on Innovation at Every Level, please visit http://www.schneider-electric.com/b2b/en/campaign/innovation/overview.jsp. For more information on the IoT World Congress, please visit http://www.schneider-electric.com/b2b/en/campaign/internet-of-things/overview.jsp.