Jared Council: The quest to make Indiana an IoT hub

Last fall, Fishers Mayor Scott Fadness began noticing signs of an economy that’s undergoing slow but tectonic shifts.

He saw a Twitter post that claimed some Amazon shipments see only about 20 seconds of human interaction, mostly because of automation.
Separately, a friend at a think tank showed him a picture of a driverless semitrailer. Then he heard about an economic development announcement outside Indiana in which the company was investing $100 million in a new facility but adding only 200 jobs.

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