Calling all inventors, developers, entrepreneurs and ANYONE interested in the rapidly developing markets involving the Internet of Things, Wearable Tech, Smart Homes, and all things wireless: Bluetooth World 2014 is happening next week in San Jose CA.
QTOOTH will be there for both days, April 8-9th, reporting on as much as possible. There are so many great keynote speakers and workshops going on that the promoters had to split the second half of both days into three simultaneous tracks just to fit it all in. Here is a sample of just the the developers’ track:
Agenda Day 1
|2:20pm||Bluetooth Fundamentals: getting started with the stack|
|3:00pm||Optimizing Firmware: Best practices exposed|
Frank Van Dam, Bluetooth Customer Support Manager, Dialog Semiconductor
|4:40pm||Creating Hardware: Getting the most out of your design|
Bill Saltzstein, President, Code Blue Consulting
|5:20pm||App Development: creating great experiences that connect to your appcessory|
Colin Karpfinger, Founder, Punch Through Design
Agenda Day 2
|2:00pm||Creating Hardware: Lessons learned|
Sid Bhargava, CTO, Zuli
|2:40pm||Creating Hardware: Sourcing & Manufacturing…or, how to get the right manufacturer on board in less than 40 minutes|
Chris Herbert, CEO, Phone Halo
|4:00pm||Application Development Tools: a look at the various options for developers|
Matthew Calamatta, CTO, Matchbox Mobile
|4:40pm||Working with the SIG: getting your device through certification|
Jason Nydegger, Senior Program Manager, Bluetooth SIG
Bluetooth World has posted the entire agenda for the even and can be found here.
Bluetooth has been continuing to evolve over the last few years and has recently under gone a quantum leap with the advent of a mesh network variation based on Bluetooth Smart. If you have the next great idea for wireless technology and want a turbo boost to go from concept to market and to meet some of the finest minds in the business, this is the place for you.
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