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15 IoT Twitter Influencers to Follow in 2021

IoT Twitter Influencers

What better way to kick off 2021 than with 15 hot follows in the IoT Twitterverse. Whether you’re looking to keep your finger on the IoT pulse or interested in keeping up with industry trends, these are the influencers to follow.

1. Kevin Jackson


A Top 5G Influencer and a Top 20 Tech Blogger, this DC-area author is a globally recognized cybersecurity and cloud computing expert. Take his crash course in digital transformation on this recent episode of IoT Dev Chat.

2. Sarah-Jayne Gratton


One half of the tech power couple The Grattons, Sarah-Jayne Gratton is a digital strategist and technology influencer who covers AI, 5G, AR, and Big Data. Catch her on our UK-focused podcast mini-series: Retail Tech Chat.

3. Dean Gratton


The second half of this London-based power couple, Dean Gratton is a tech influencer, analyst, and futurist, covering AI, IoT, IIoT, SmartHomes, SmartMeters, Energy, and Digital Transformation.

4. Neil Cattermull


This London-based analyst and tech influencer is fluent in tech, IoT, cloud, blockchain, and AI. His Twitter feed is curated from across the IoT and embedded space. Bonus: He’s into balloon animals and pasta.

5. Diana Adams


Looking for digital transformation, IoT, 5G, AI, ML, big data, and automation? This Atlanta tech journalist is the follow for you.

6. Antonio Grasso


A big-picture thinker, Antonio’s feed is a great place to track the trends that matter, like AI, blockchain, FinTech, and IoT.

7. Ajit Jaokar


Ajit is your go-to for all things AI, IoT, and Bioinformatics, plus he’s Course Director of Artificial Intelligence: Cloud and Edge Implementations at the University of Oxford.

8. Rob van Kranenburg


Rob is the founding member of IoT News and voted one of IoT Day’s Top 20 thought leaders in industrial IoT. Follow his feed for all things IoT.

9. Peggy Smedley


Peggy is a podcaster, influencer, and futurist educating the world about the IoT and emerging tech in an effort to inspire next-gen women and men as innovators.

Unleash your inner geek with @insightdottech’s top 15 IoT influencers to follow in 2021.

10. Chris Isak


Into tech, gaming, and geeky things? Chris is your man. He also dabbles in all things AV and IoT.

11. Beverly Eve


This London-based co-founder’s feed is the place to be for tech, innovation, IoT, AI, Cloud, 5G, Big Data, and Digital Transformation.

12. Shawn Hymel


Believe that education is the best form of marketing? You’re in good company with this freelance content creator. Added bonus: his quirky videos.

13. Evan Kirstel


This Boston-based B2B Tech Influencer supports Enterprise Clients with virtual events in telecom, 5G, IoT, and Cloud.

14. Ronald van Loon


A Top 10 Influencer, follow Ron for the latest on AI, machine learning, and Big Data + live coverage of IoT shows around the world.

15. Dr. Sally Eaves


Professor Sally Eaves aka the torchbearer for ethical tech, has recently been ranked 8th in the world in blockchain impact and is ranked in the top 10 for digital disruption and across frontier technology subjects.


Have more influencers to add to the list? Share them with us on Twitter: @insightdottech.

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About the Author

Meaghan Moynahan is the Director of Social Media for She runs the influencer marketing program and is an experienced digital marketing strategist, implementing global social strategy and insights to build awareness and drive the program’s growth.

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