IHS Markit Announces Analyst Briefing and Roundtable Discussions at Hannover Messe 2018

IHS Markit experts also available for media interviews and snap analysis throughout the industrial technology trade show, April 23 – 27, 2018


Wednesday, April 11, 2018 1:37 pm EDT



During the upcoming Hannover Messe 2018 trade show in Hannover, Germany, business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) will host a multi-topic roundtable-style forum about the semiconductor and automation industries. The event will take place on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, beginning at 4:00 p.m. in Room Bonn at the Convention Centre.

The forum will begin with a 30-minute briefing from IHS Markit analysts, focusing on an economic market update, an industrial market update and a discussion of the transformative technologies in industrial automation. Then, attendees are invited to take part in one of three 45-minute roundtable discussions on Internet of Things (IoT) platforms, IoT monetization and artificial intelligence. The event will conclude with a networking reception. Those interested in attending can register at https://ihsmarkit.com/events/analyst-briefing-hannover-2018/overview.html.

Industrial technology experts available for interviews at Hannover Messe 2018

For journalists following the latest industrial technology news and trends, IHS Markit analysts will also be available for commentary and interviews onsite at Hannover Messe, from April 23 to 27, 2018. IHS Markit experts will provide remarks and snap analysis about the impact of various industrial technology industry announcements.

Media interviews can be arranged by contacting the analysts directly, using the email links below, with a copy to press@ihsmarkit.com:


Email Address


Oscar Abbink


Energy technology, innovation


Syed Mohsin Ali


Linear motion products, industrial Ethernet infrastructure components


Susanne Cumberland


Industrial communications, switchgear


Luca De Ambroggi


Transformative technologies, artificial intelligence and automotive


Jenalea Howell


Industrial IoT, smart cities, transformative technologies


Tom Morrod


Building technology, blockchain, displays, media and cybersecurity 


Preston Reine


Motors, motor-driven equipment 


Francis Sideco


Semiconductors, 5G, IoT, transformative technologies


Alastair Smith


Manufacturing technology


Peter Taylor


Low-voltage motor drives


Matt Tolley


Generators, medium-voltage motors and compressors


Jonas Vestlund


Manufacturing technology


Julian Watson


IoT technologies, applications and business models


Mark Watson


Manufacturing technology


Alex West


Industrial IoT, smart manufacturing


Henning Wicht


Lithium battery technology, business strategies in digitalization



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