John McDermott is a leading advocate for Internet of Things Applications and how these solutions can address needs in the physical world to improve productivity, performance, and environment management. John is the founder of BoatSecure, leads the Connected Environments post graduate programme at Tech Futures Lab, founder of the IoT Auckland meetup and a member of the NZ IoT Alliance. John has experience leading and working with many functions required for success: strategic and solution research, product development, competitive intelligence, content creation, digital marketing, demand generation, sales collaboration, etc. John’s work is much valued by his peers in the industry.
John is an electronic graduate from the University of Manchester and an MBA from the Queensland University of Technology. John supports organisations on their technology journey through his experience with IoT technology solutions, business applications for IoT, business case analysis etc.