Lynne Canavan is Director of Ecosystems for Real-Time Innovations (RTI), where she oversees the company's partner, consortia and university program initiatives. She also serves as Vice President of Marketing for the Object Management Group's DDS Foundation. Previously, she served as Executive Director at the OpenFog Consortium and before that, as VP of Program Management for the Industrial Internet Consortium. She also served as the first Program Chair of IoT Solutions World Congress, the industry's largest IoT conference. Named a ' 2018 Woman of IoT in Marketing' by Connected World, Lynne is actively involved in collaborative ecosystems in Industrial IoT markets across the globe. She received a B.S. in Management from the University of Massachusetts and mini MBA in digital marketing from Rutgers University.