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Tom Wilson

Principal & Senior Consultant
Co-Leader of Telecom / IoT Practice
Co-Leader of Smart Energy Practice

Overland Park, KS
Tel: 913-488-3391

Tom Wilson is an innovation leader focused on emerging, transformational smart infrastructure/ industrial Internet of things (IoT) solutions at the nexus of the utility, IT, and telecommunications industries. He has a solid track record guiding many successful new ventures from strategic concept to launch and growth. He has been granted 15 patents in related areas including industrial wireless systems, wireless security, EV charging and augmented reality.

His main expertise:
–Massive scale sensor/control systems and networks for evolving smart utilities (energy,water), smart cities, energy management and integrated building systems (LPWA: 4G/5G NB-IoT, LTE-M, Private LTE, LoRa, RF Mesh, WiSUN, etc.).
–Emerging architectures, software and network/device management systems enabling the practical realization of industrial IoT
–Evolving machine to machine communications; edge intelligence, cloud based and distributed analytics, protocols, blockchain, open edge development platforms and messaging standards.
–Market development and solution launch of some of the largest IPv6 based, low power wide area industrial IoT field networks in the world.
–Distributed energy resource management and related analytics/ machine learning/ AI; virtual power plants, energy storage, dynamic demand response, transactive energy.

Expertise – Strategic Planning, Business Transformation, Smart City Planning, Smart Energy & Utilities Planning, Technology Commercialization, Market Development.

CMG Frameworks — Strategy and Scenario Planning, Business Optimization and Transformation, Smart Cities Roadmap, Smart Cities Governance, Smart Grid Roadmap, Smart Grid Governance, and Go-To-Market Planning.

Prior to CMG, Tom was Global Leader of Industrial IoT Solutions at Honeywell, Director of Technology Strategy at Elster, Senior Product Manager at Itron, General Manager of Wireless Solutions at Sprint / Nextel.

Smart Energy & Utilities Keynote and Panel Video

Smart Cities Keynote and Panel Video

Smart Buildings Keynote and Panel Video

Smart Mobility Keynote and Panel Video

Water & Wastewater Keynote and Panel Video

Smart Networks Keynote and Panel Video

Space and Smart Factories Keynote and Panel Video

Sensors & Edge Computing Keynote and Panel Video

Big Data and Software Keynote and Panel Video

New Regulations and Business Model Video

Public Safety Keynote and New Financial Tools Panel Video

TXST Research and Digital 360 Summit Hall of Fame Video

Why CMG?

CMG has built a library of over 500 use cases and 20 frameworks. Each framework delivers the answers to use cases, technologies, vendors, business models, business cases, policy models, and best practices.

CMG’s Team has planned for and successfully deployed and managed over $10 billion+ of technology solutions within 5,000+ projects in the last 20 years.

CMG offers advisory services per month, 1-day workshops for each framework, 2-day workshops for each framework, and customer-defined consulting projects (e.g. virtual CEO, COO, CMO, CTO, Chief Strategy Officer, PMO, Vendor Management Office, and more).

The CMG advantage is world-class advise by former senior executives with 25 years plus of successful experience for 50% less than the Big Old Brands. CMG is Cheaper, Faster and Better!!!

CMG team has developed smart grid roadmaps for multiple utilities in the US, EU, Middle East and South America.

CMG team has developed multiple smart city roadmaps for several fast growing cities across the US and Brazil.

CMG has developed a large number of Go-To-Market and Commercialization Plans for Fortune 1000, medium and small companies.

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