Joe BarkaiConsultant, Speaker, Author and Blogger

Joe Barkai is a recognized industry analyst, strategy adviser, blogger, and published author. His focus is on researching, forecasting, and the strategic application of technology to drive innovation, competitiveness, and business processes excellence. In his book The Outcome Economy: How the Industrial Internet of Things is Changing Every Business, Joe explores the impact of the Industrial Internet of Things and offers a perspective on product innovation and operation in an always-connected world. Joe also serves as the Chairman of the Automotive IoT program at SAE, the world’s largest organization of automotive engineers, giving him a unique perspective on emerging technologies and business models in connected cars, autonomous driving, and mobility of the future. Previously, as Vice President of Research at IDC, a leading global market research firm, Joe led global research across a broad spectrum of industries, including automotive, industrial equipment, aerospace, construction machinery, medical devices and high-tech.