IWCE 2020 Is Now Virtual!
100% Online. No Travel Required.
Join us online on August 24-27, 2020. Building and connecting our Critical Communications community remains more important than ever before, and IWCE Virtual will be accessible to people around the world. As with our physical event, attendees will be able to watch and listen to sessions live or on-demand, participate in Q&A sessions with speakers, engage with exhibitors in our Virtual Expo Hall, network with colleagues and learn about the latest industry trends. Exhibitors can make meaningful connections and partnerships, grow brand awareness, and showcase their products all within our virtual environment.
IWCE Virtual will deliver robust, high-quality content including Keynote Addresses, VIP roundtables, drone demonstrations, training and other special events you were looking forward to at this year's in-person event. We are also excited to provide new innovative networking opportunities through data-driven matching services.
IWCE’s Virtual Conference Program features 48 breakout sessions across 9 exciting tracks. Enjoy discussions that were set to take place in March, along with new conversations examining our changing world. The tracks include:
- 2020 (sessions on COVID-19, budgeting in these uncertain times, the digital divide & more)
- Public Safety & Emergency Communications
- Push-to-Talk & Future of Voice
- 5G, Infrastructure & Connectivity
- Interoperability & Interworking
- In-Building Wireless
- Safe Cities & Critical Infrastructure
- Disaster Comms
For sponsors, exhibitors, speakers and attendees who have already registered for our in-person event, we will continue to keep you updated on IWCE Virtual. If you have any questions, please visit our FAQs page for more information.
Registration will be open shortly. Sign up here to get notified when registration opens and to be the first to know about our virtual event updates.
Our new virtual format will make IWCE more accessible than ever, connecting industry professionals from the government, public safety, utilities, transportation, enterprise, professional services and the dealer sectors.
The IWCE 2020 Virtual Prospectus is now available to view online. Find important information in the prospectus including:
- Attendee Experience
- Sponsor/Exhibitor Packages
- Conference Content
- Virtual Expo Hall
- Virtual Book Overview/Video
- Matchmaking & Networking
- Reporting & Analytics
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Smart City Projects to Inspire You
5 Projects Delivering Significant Results
Smart city development is on the rise—and for good reason! More cities are committed to smart city initiatives and have stepped up their investments in technology projects.
According to the IDC Worldwide Smart Cities Guide, these areas accounted for more than half of all smart cities spending in 2019.
Inside this report, you’ll find projects in 5 key areas
- Autonomous Vehicles
- Video Surveillance
- Data Analytics
- Emergency Communications
Download the Smart City Projects Report
Critical Communications Industry Insights Report
Key Issues and Tech Affecting the Critical Communications Industry
We surveyed system users from public safety, transportation, utilities, oil & gas, education, real estate/construction as well as others allied to the industry including consultants, dealers and distributors and manufacturers to understand the technology issues affecting the community.
In this exclusive report see how current tech is being used critical communications professionals and the challenges within the industry, including areas like:
- Safe Cities / Smart Cities
- Women in Tech
Download the Critical Communications Industry Insights Report
5G Critical Communications Report
Are You Ready for 5G?
The arrival of 5G raises a lot of questions for critical communications agencies. Download the 5G critical communications: Ready for duty? report created by our analyst partner Omdia to understand how 5G will impact the critical communications sector.
- New capabilities 5G covers that 4G LTE doesn’t support
- Why agencies shouldn’t skip on mission-critical LTE
- How 5G can make a difference for emergency services operations
- Next steps for emergency services agencies, network operations and equipment suppliers
IWCE Wrap-Up Report
Catch Up On The Latest Trends in The Critical Communications Industry!
The critical communications world continues to expand--in terms of both technologies and the sectors served.
In 2019, IWCE returned to Las Vegas where Urgent Communications Editor Donny Jackson and his content team scoured the event to find the latest and most impressive gear and functionality.
The 2019 IWCE post-show eZine is your ultimate guide to last year's critical communications event. The wrap up includes articles, videos and more.
Click the image above and fill out the form to get access to our eZine!
The Companies You Will Meet At IWCE
A Snapshot of 2019 Attendees:
IWCE's Urgent Communications
IWCE's Urgent Communications is the official content partner of IWCE. Together they are a powerful resource for the communications technology industry - how it evolves and how it is used. Get timely coverage and analysis of the latest news via our website and newsletters. To learn more, visit urgentcomm.com today.