Geneva was the host of the 7th annual conference IoT Week 2017 together with the Global IoT Summit. Project Expert Mustafa Gulsoy represented the Governorship of Istanbul, EU and Foreign Relations Office. The participation in the event was supported by TUBITAK under Horizon 2020 Travel Support Program. This unique gathering on the Internet of Things (IoT) was held June 6-9, 2017 at International Conference Centre of Geneva. The event gathered IoT leaders from all continents and more than 40 countries. IoT Week 2017 is a major conference on the Internet of Things (IoT) co-organized by the IoT Forum, the International Telecommunication Union, the HES-SO and Mandat International.
A study conducted by IDC and TXT for the European Commission, estimated that the Internet of Things market value in EU will exceed one trillion euros in 2020.