Internet of Things (IoT) Conference @ RIGA COMM Baltic Business Technology Fair and Conference

Implement smart city solutions wisely!


RIGA COMM 2017 for the second consecutive year offers the only IoT Conference in the Baltic States that will take place in Kipsala International Exhibition Centre on November 10. During the conference, top managers of the world’s leading technology companies, including Marc Jadoul, Market Development Director for the Internet of Things at Nokia, will share their experience.

“The Internet of Things and various smart city solutions not only have been intended and spoken for but also implemented in Latvia.  Therefore, I am pleased that this year at the conference, we can offer valuable content based on realistic examples. It will be especially useful for entrepreneurs, urban planning specialists, local government executives and other professionals, implementing various IoT solutions in the near future,” says Andris Breške, a RIGA COMM project manager.

With more than two decades of experience in the ICT sector, Marc Jadoul has held positions in research & innovation, strategy, marketing and communications, business development, and solutions consulting. In his presentation “Every city can be smart city”, Marc Jadoul will introduce three distinct implementation routes to a smart city, explore the pros and cons of these approaches illustrated by real life examples and based on an ambitious survey results. This will be a great opportunity to get new expertise shared by a knowledgeable expert.

Commissioned by Nokia a year ago, a survey was conducted among project leaders of 22 cities, who shared their experience and strategies applied implementing smart city solutions. As a result, a comprehensive guide “The Smart City Playbook” has been produced that offers smart city makers recommendations and examples of good practice.

The major IoT developers like Garmin, CISCO, Actility, whiteCryption, Agri Con and other companies will also share their experience and future vision of the IoT and industrial Internet solutions, their application in the construction, healthcare, sports and agricultural sectors.

Visitors and participants of “RIGA COMM 2017” can attend the IoT Conference without additional charge. Working language of the conference – English.

“RIGA COMM 2017”, November 9–10, will also offer the Executive Forum, Blockchain Conference, Horizon 2020 Contact Point, Smart HR Conference, extensive programme of seminars on digital sales, online marketing tools and other topics. Full programme of events:


Service and manufacturing companies, managers at different levels of public institutions and organisations, professionals from different fields at “RIGA COMM 2017” will get acquainted with the offer of about 80 top-notch Baltic and foreign digital service providers and product developers, consult with knowledgeable specialists and choose the most appropriate solutions for their business or organization.


“RIGA COMM” is held by the International Exhibition Company BT 1 in collaboration with  the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia, Digital Journey, Proact IT Latvia, ALSO Latvia,, ExportScene, the Blockchain Association of Latvia, Riga AI ML and Bots Meetup, Mailigen and BlueOrange.


Tickets are valid for all exhibition days. Ticket price: EUR 15. Ticket price will increase as the event approaches. Buy tickets online: or in the ticketing platform

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