Ian Hughes

Analyst, Internet of Things, 451 Research

Ian Hughes is an Internet of Things analyst at 451 Research, with over 28 years of experience in emerging technology as a developer, architect and consultant.  Ian was early to the Web development space in 1998, social media in 2004, and influential in virtual-worlds adoption in 2006-09, all whilst at IBM. He spent the previous seven years in start-up land, where he presented a regular emerging technology feature on a UK children’s TV show, built virtual hospitals, pitched to investors, wrote a technology column for a fashion magazine and two sci-fi novels full of modern day IoT, VR and AR.

My Sessions

Smart Island Internet of Things

Don Theatre

Smart Island Internet of Things panel. Jersey has established an Internet of Things working group which includes a cross-section of utilities, the department for Infrastructure and tech companies. This panel discussion hosted by IOT Analyst Ian Hughes invites experts to discuss their own company initiatives, then give thoughts on what a smart island economy could […]

Internet of Things