According to media reports, Samsung’s showpiece at the announcement will be a new chipset platform optimised for IoT called Artik.
The Samsung official statement says that Sohn “will reveal a major company milestone that will enable the new wave of groundbreaking IoT devices and services.”
“Today, we face an unprecedented set of global challenges in areas such as climate change, healthcare, aging demographics, urbanization, and access to food and clean water,” said Sohn.
“By continuing efforts to connect devices and people to achieve greater insights, we have a huge opportunity to work with others in the industry, to tackle these real-world issues in ways that will fundamentally change people’s lives for the better.”
According to Samsung, Sohn’s keynote will illustrate how Samsung will contribute to building a smarter tomorrow with a showcase of strategic partners that will drive the next wave of technology discoveries in IoT.