Vinay Solanki, Head – IoT APAC, Lenovo

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Vinay leads the IoT Business for Lenovo in APAC & MEA, responsible for end to end sales, pre-sales, business development and customer relationship. Passionately working in IoT domain since 2015 with – as Director Strategy & Market Development at Aeris, a IoT platform and solutions player, and as IoT and Wi-Fi strategy and business development at Bharti Airtel, India. MBA from IIM-Ahmedabad and have worked as VP Technology at Goldman Sachs, New York leading FICC trading product development.

He has 15+ years of experience encompassing roles in strategy, partner management, business development, mobile money fraud and risk management, and building trade platforms for fixed income bonds. Founded IoT-NCR in 2015, an open meetup community with 7000+ members focused on knowledge sharing on IoT and Digital technologies, operates as not-for-profit and worlds 4th largest community. Active member of IET IoT, Nasscom AgriTech Community, and DoT TEC Smart Village WG. I am author on IoT on Quora, Your-Story, EFY Media, IoT Central, and IoT Now. Also authored white papers covering IoT Business models and Smart Buildings. I speak on IoT, Digital Tech and Wi-Fi at various forums, conferences, start-up events and colleges.

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Registered in the later part of 2016, MyIoTA or Malaysia Internet-of-Things Association is founded by a group of individuals & companies in the private sector, passionate & involved in IoT value chain in Malaysia & beyond. With the global trend of 50B* devices(things) connected by 2020, IoT will be an important catalyst in transforming the digital economy landscape. MyIoTA works together with industry players to develop a thriving IoT eco-system for companies adopting & providing IoT solutions & services


To Champion & realize the full potential of IoT as part of Malaysia’s digital economy , empowering towards the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

  • To promote investments, use cases & applications of IoT
  • To be the forum for IoT entrepreneurs, researchers, CIOs & policy makers for sharing ideas & expertise in latest IoT technologies
  • To harmonize & promote partnerships in software, hardware & platform services
  • To promote local IoT companies at the global level & increase their competitiveness
  • To help industries in their digital transformation journey using IoT

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