Real World IoT Tours

All tours will take place on Friday, Nov. 4th, and are open to IoT Extreme Pass holders. Tour reservations are based on a first come first serve basis. You may choose the tour of your choice upon completion of registration for the Extreme Pass.

Tours are 10 AM – 1PM
Round trip transportation is available between the Hyatt and facility.
Tours include an information session with a decision maker at the facility and a complimentary lunch.

Tour Options: (you may participate in only one)

UI Labs

UI LABS solves large-scale challenges by bringing University + Industry together with startups and government to accelerate the deployment of emerging technologies through collaboration. As a first-of-its-kind innovation accelerator targeted at the convergence of big data, the Internet of Things (IoT), and computing, UI LABS is developing a portfolio of applied research and commercialization Labs that address entire industries like manufacturing and urban infrastructure.
Lunch & Learn – TBD
Accommodate: 50 max


Winzeler Gear

Winzeler Gear designs and manufactures precision molded plastic gears primarily for automotive clients. Known internationally as one of the premier designers and manufacturers of precision molded plastic gears, Winzeler Gear has expanded to create a highly automated gear molding facility with the capacity to produce 150 million gears annually. Winzeler Gear, in collaboration with their molding machine supplier, is creating a vision and culture for implementation of Industry 4.0 using IoT technology.
Lunch & Learn with John Winzeler, Owner
Accommodate: 25 max


The Plant Chicago

Plant Chicago is a non-profit organization established in 2011 to develop circular economies of food production, energy conservation and material reuse while empowering people of all backgrounds to make their cities healthier and more efficient.
Lunch & Learn with Eric Weber, Farm Tech Coordinator
Accommodate: 35 max


Morey Corp

The Morey Corporation offers ready-to-deploy IoT platforms, purpose-built edge devices and hardware-as-a-service solutions to dynamic and demanding markets across the IoT spectrum. Morey offers engineering, manufacturing and business solutions to support the design, development and deployment of IoT hardware backed by an industry-leading warranty and the highest standards in quality measurement. With an 80-year history of serving markets such as automotive, medical, industrial and heavy equipment, the company has shipped more than one million wireless devices worldwide from its 240,000 square-foot production facility in suburban Chicago
Lunch & Learn with Richard Catizone, CTO
Accommodate: 55 max