Jason Hope’s combined passion for giving something back to his community and technology paved the way for his becoming a futurist, an investor, an entrepreneur and a philanthropist.
He is an Arizona native, spent his childhood in Tempe and graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in finances. He also achieved his MBA at the Carey School of Business. His interests include politics and business on both local and national levels.
Jason Hope is also a firm believer in IoT or the Internet of Things. He built his reputation as a frequent writer, entrepreneur and commentator regarding the latest trends. His articles about IoT are considered one of the preeminent sources for the direction of this new technology. IoT is a connected technology enabling numerous devices to work in sync with one another. This includes electronic devices, kitchen appliances, cars and street lights.
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Jason Hope believes the IoT can change business operations and considerably advance the field of technology. He firmly believes IoT will be the largest investment for corporations in the future. As the technology is embraced by the major corporations, it will be critical for the other companies to follow suit to remain competitive. Jason Hope has predicted the world of the future will consist of devices capable of connecting together. He believes the technology is currently nothing more than convenient, but envisions IoT as an essential component for the future.
One of the key advantages of the IoT is the potential for eliminating waste and making life safer. Jason Hope has explained how the IoT has significantly improved public transportation. Train maintenance is more accurately monitored and dangerous conditions can be avoided by public bus’s due to real time mapping. He believes this will result in less congestion, additional options for public transit, a decrease in pollution and fewer traffic accidents. The IoT is about much more than improvements in the cities.
Jason Hope has spoken of the potential benefits for the rural areas, GPS tracking, emergency response and data collection for accident locations. He has predicted the IoT will improve lives as time passes. Many people believe he is correct.