• 1997, “The Internet of Things” is the seventh in the series of ITU Internet Reports originally launched in 1997 under the title “Challenges to the Network”.
• 1999, Auto-ID Center founded in MIT – Keven Ashton
• 2003, EPC Global founded in MIT
• 2005, Four important technologies of the internet of things was proposed in WSIS conference.
• 2008, First international conference of internet of things: The IOT 2008 was held at Zurich.
Internet of Things Timeline
Internet of People vs Things