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TweetChat: Internet of Everything #WhyIoE

Join Cisco and author, Brian Solis in a live TweetChat to discuss why the Internet of Everything Economy is a $14.4 trillion market opportunity

Tune in on February 21st at 11:15 a.m. PT and follow the #WhyIOE hashtag to join the conversation!

On Monday, Cisco released a white paper that estimates the value at stake in the Internet of Everything Economy as being a $14.4 trillion opportunity for companies and industries worldwide over the next 10 years.  Leading author of What's the Future of Business (WTF), Brian Solis will be moderating a 30-minute TweetChat session where he will ask Cisco's chief futurist, Dave Evans questions related to this new $14.4 trillion market opportunity.  

Join our TweetChat to learn more. To attend and participate, log onto Twitter from 11:15 a.m. PT to 11:45 a.m. PT on February 21st and follow the hashtag #WhyIOE. Questions can be submitted to the following Twitter handles and must include the #WhyIOE hashtag. 

Brian Solis -- @BrianSolis

Dave Evans -- @DaveTheFuturist

Cisco Systems -- @CiscoSystems

About Brian Solis 

Brian Solis is principal at Altimeter Group, a research firm focused on disruptive technology. A digital analyst, sociologist, and futurist, Solis has studied and influenced the effects of emerging technology on business, marketing, and culture. Solis is also globally recognized as one of the most prominent thought leaders and published authors in new media. His new book, What's the Future of Business (WTF), explores the landscape of connected consumerism and how business and customer relationships unfold and flourish in four distinct moments of truth. His previous book, The End of Business as Usual, explores the emergence of Generation-C, a new generation of customers and employees and how businesses must adapt to reach them. Prior to End of Business, Solis released Engage, which is regarded as the industry reference guide for businesses to market, sell and service in the social web.

About Dave Evans

David Evans is chief futurist for the Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG). IBSG works with the world’s leading companies to help them become more competitive through effective business processes and technology deployment. A Cisco veteran of  more than 21 years, Evans joined IBSG from IT,where he most recently managed the global architecture innovations team, focusing on IP telephony, unified messaging, wireless, networked home, and Internet-related technologies. More information on Dave can be accessed here