IEEE 8th World Forum on Internet of Things
26 October–11 November 2022 // Yokohama, Japan

Vertical and Topical Tracks

This portion of the program is meant for a general audience consisting of industry, the public sector, the research community, practitioners, and end-users of IoT. The presentations will address the practical aspects of IoT implementation and experiences from real-life applications or actual deployments. The emphasis is on accelerating the adoption and penetration of IoT solutions, lessons learned from deployments and end-to-solutions and delivering value to society.

Vertical and Topical Tracks will be held as virtual online sessions conducted during a one-week period November 7th-11th, 2022. To see the complete layout for the WF-IoT 2022 conference program click here.

Vertical Tracks
Track ID Track Chairs Days Scheduled
Vert-01 Agriculture
  • Mehmet Can Vuran, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE USA
  • Stefano Giordano, University of Pisa, Italy
Coming soon.
Vert-02 Energy and Power
  • Panos Moutis, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA USA
  • Sérgio Ivan Lopes, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo, Aveiro, Portugal
  • Taku Noda, Grid Innovation Research Laboratory, Japan
Coming soon.
Vert-03 Industry and Manufacturing
  • Dan Isaacs, CTO, Digital Twin Consortium
  • Amit Rauniyar, Department of Computer Science, South Asian University, India
  • Bruce Allen Hecht, CEO/CTO VG2PLAY, USA
Coming soon.
Vert-04 Smart Cities
  • Joel Myers, Domila Ltd., Rome, Italy
  • Mohamed Essaaidi, Mohammed V University, Rabat, Morocco
  • Victor M. Larios, University of Guadalajara, Mexico
Coming soon.
Vert-05 Transportation
  • Manabu Tsukada, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Yuki Ota, Railway Technical Research Institute, Japan
Coming soon.

Topical Tracks
Track ID Track Chairs Days Scheduled
Topi-01 Artificial Intelligence
  • Panagiotis Kasnesis, Thinkgenious PC, Athens, Greece
  • Takashi Washio, The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University
Coming soon.
Topi-02 Communications and Networking
  • Shoji Tenma, Fujitsu Limited, Japan
  • Shunsuke Kikuchi, Sakura Internet, Japan
Coming soon.
Topi-03 Computing and Processing
  • Gurkan Solmaz, NEC Laboratories, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Luis Sanchez, University of Cantabria, Spain
Coming soon.
Topi-04 Robotics
  • Masahiko Narita, Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology, Japan
  • Michita Imai, Keio University, Japan
  • Kazu Takashio, Keio University, Japan
Coming soon.
Topi-05 Sensors and Sensor Systems
  • Elfed Lewis, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
  • Eoin O’Connell, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
Coming soon.