David Stephenson

W. David Stephenson is an internationally-recognized Internet of Things thought leader, strategist, theorist and writer, and long-time futurist. He is principal of Stephenson Strategies and Google ranks his blog as the top non-corporate one on the IoT. He founded the 2,500 member Boston-New England Internet of Things Meetup, and currently heads a crowdsourced/crowdfunded campaign to create a free, citywide IoT data network in Boston. Stephenson is the author of an e-book, SmartStuff: an introduction to the Internet of Things; Managing the Internet of Things Revolution, an i-guide introduction for C-level executives to managing the IoT (sponsored by SAP); and of Data Dynamite: how liberating information will transform our world (Data4All Press, 2011).