BroadGroup and Vapor IO Expand Edgecon™ to a Global Audience

On today, the 7th of May, 2019, Vapor IO, the creators of the Kinetic Edge™ as well as the renowned provider of tower-connected edge colocation services, and BroadGroup, the information media technology company, announced a collaboration that will enable the two companies to spread their global footprint as well as the audience for Edgecon™.

After the several successful events that took place in Las Vegas, Barcelona, Aspen, and Los Angeles, Vapor IO’s Edgecon will now be conducted in line with selected BroadGroup events, which include:

Edgecon Monaco: (June 4, 2019) A special half-day Edgecon experience will be offered as part of Datacloud Global Congress.

Edgecon Austin: (November 6, 2019) A special Edgecon experience will be integrated into BroadGroup’s Edge USA.

“BroadGroup has a long history of excellence in establishing and growing events that speak directly to their attendees’, sponsors’ and speakers’ needs. We look forward to working closely with them to expand the audience for Edgecon and accelerate the adoption of edge computing,” said Matt Trifiro, CMO of Vapor IO.

“Vapor IO has truly raised the bar when it comes to creating curated experiences for the edge community, with Edgecon offering high-impact, high-value interaction and thought leadership among industry influencers. We are delighted to include Edgecon and its speaker academy in this year’s programme and look forward to our continued cooperation,” said Philip Low, chairman of BroadGroup.

Vapor IO’s Edgecon is an event to which guests are allowed in strictly on invitation. It brings industry leaders together for brainstorming, visionary presentations, and high-impact networking. The conference series usually features top public cloud providers, infrastructure owners, IoT practitioners, edge computing developers, and wireless operators, who discuss real-world deployment of edge computing, map-out requirements for early deployments and develop powerful networking opportunities with potential customers and partners.