Global Hotspots for Consumer IoT Innovation

March 20, 2018 | State of the Market Report

Since the establishment of personal electronic products, devices within the digital ecosystem around consumers have consistently had to integrate with one another for improved convenience. This resulted in the growth of a new space termed as consumer IoT, which consists of three main segments: mobile devices, connected home, and connected mobility. By analyzing two key indications of technology development – patent activity and VC funding – we identified the global hotspots and leading developers for each of the consumer IoT segments.

Coverage Areas

  • Digital Transformation
  • Emerging Ecosystems in Agrifood and Health

Table of Contents

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Lead Analyst

Hirosei Kuruma
Research Associate


Katrina Westerhof
Thomas Dawidczyk, Ph.D.