Sensitel CEO to speak at the Innovation & Impact 2017 Symposium
Santa Clara, CA - June 12, 2017: Sensitel, Inc.
CEO and Founder Ray Sikka will be a panelist at the Innovation & Impact 2017 Symposium
sponsored by Prospect Silicon Valley
and being held on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at Microsoft Silicon
Valley, Mountain, CA. The Panel Connected Vehicle Data and Security
is scheduled for 1:15 PM - 2:30
The Innovation and Impact Symposium focuses on emerging technologies in Mobility, Energy, and the
Built Environment. The region's leaders from the startup, corporate, public and research communities
examine what it takes to integrate and implement innovative distributed solutions for maximum impact.
With almost all the leading automobile manufacturers investing in autonomous vehicles, by 2035, 12
million fully autonomous and 18 million partially autonomous are expected to be sold worldwide,
according to a report by The Boston Consulting Group
. These vehicles need to be connected to each
other and infrastructure in order to participate in traffic congestion management. What are the
implications for data privacy and data security? What are some of the other potential uses of vehicle
connectivity such as advertising, safety, etc.? What are some of the pitfalls? These are the questions
that will be discussed during this Panel session.
Active since 2013 and based in Santa Clara, California, the heart of Silicon Valley, Sensitel is a leading
provider of cloud-based integrated Sensing, Monitoring, and Tracking services that enable intelligent
decision making using internet of things and data analytics.
ProspectSV is a non-profit urbantech innovation hub focused on solutions for smarter, cleaner
communities. The organization brings together government, corporations and academia with start-ups,
product teams and expert staff to accelerate innovations in transportation, energy and the built
environment. ProspectSV provides a full spectrum of commercialization support including market and
technical insight, and connections to partners, investors and pilot opportunities. In partnership with
state and local governments, ProspectSV demonstrates and scales leading edge solutions. With projects
in over 50 cities, leveraging over $90 million in funding and financing, and with more than 25 corporate
sponsors, ProspectSV is the only organization with the ability to both prove and apply solutions for next
generation cities. For more information visit www.prospectsv.org.