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Plantronics to Discuss the Future of Communications and the Internet of Things at WebRTC Conference

CTO Joe Burton to Outline the Opportunities, Impacts and Realities of WebRTC during Keynote at Leading Industry Conference

Thursday, November 14, 2013 9:08 am PST

Dateline:

SANTA CRUZ, Calif.

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NYSE:
PLT
"Moving Beyond the Browser: Opportunities, Impacts and Realities of WebRTC in an Internet of Things World."

SANTA CRUZ, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SANTA CRUZ, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Plantronics (NYSE: PLT), a pioneer in wearable technology, today announced that Joe Burton, CTO and SVP of Technology, Development and Strategy, will present a keynote on Nov. 20 at WebRTC Conference & Expo III, in Santa Clara, California, entitled “Moving Beyond the Browser: Opportunities, Impacts and Realities of WebRTC in an Internet of Things World.”

Taken together, the Internet of Things (IoT) and WebRTC create opportunities for developers to quickly and economically build communications applications that will radically change the world we live in. During his keynote address, Burton will provide attendees with an overview of today’s communications challenges and outline WebRTC advances realized thus far. He will also detail possible impediments on WebRTC’s adoption path, and explain the vital role WebRTC will play in the democratization of technology in the years to come.

In addition to Burton’s keynote address, Cary Bran, Sr. Director of Innovation and New Ventures for Plantronics, will participate in the conference’s closing panel. During this session, leaders and pundits will discuss the way forward, thinking outside the box, and reflecting on all that has been discussed over the course of the event.

Catering to enterprises, service providers, Web providers, investors and developers, WebRTC Conference & Expo III will allow participants to explore how WebRTC is poised to revolutionize the way we communicate by enabling true browser-to-browser communications. For more information on the conference, which takes place Nov. 19-21, please visit: http://www.webrtcworld.com/conference/west/.

WHAT:

  • Keynote presentation – Moving Beyond the Browser: Opportunities, Impacts and Realities of WebRTC in an ‘Internet of Things’ World
  • Closing panel

WHO:

  • Joe Burton, CTO and SVP of Technology, Development and Strategy
  • Cary Bran, Sr. Director of Innovation and New Ventures

WHEN:

  • Keynote: Nov. 20, 2013 – 8:40 a.m.
  • Panel: Nov. 21, 2013 – 4:35 p.m.

WHERE:
Santa Clara Convention Center
http://www.webrtcworld.com/conference/west/
5001 Great American Parkway
Santa Clara, Calif. 95054

Contact:

Plantronics
Laurie Guarino, 831-234-2514
Laurie.guarino@plantronics.com

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