INTERNET OF THINGS SUMMIT 2014
Internet of Things Summit 2014 is being held at Broadway Studios in San Francisco November 6-7 in San Francisco, CA. Presented by RE.WORK, this event gives attendees the chance to discover cutting-edge technologies from the world’s leading innovators. Now more than ever it is important for developers and businesses of all sizes, from startups to the well-established, to stay on top of the quickly evolving world of the Internet of Things, or IoT.
So whether you are an inventor, entrepreneur, or business professional, you may want to attend a conference like the Internet of Things Summit 2014. Learn from the experts how sensors, big data, open data, connectivity and M2M will impact the future of cities, healthcare, transport, business and infrastructure. There will also be focuses at the summit that cover technology under the skin, computers without batteries, and a smart interconnected world.
Although the Internet of Things holds incredible promise to improve many areas of our lives, it also opens up new areas for security threats. How will IoT technologies affect the future of the global community? What challenges do we face by integrating them in both our businesses and our society?
RE.WORK provides a unique opportunity to interact with business leaders, influential technologists & entrepreneurs leading the internet of things revolution. With over 200 industry innovators sharing best practices to advance the smart, interconnected world and prepare for the industrial internet, the summit is a great opportunity to get answers. Plus, QTOOTH has a line on getting a significant discount on tickets (see below).
Sessions will include:
The Smart Connected Home
The Infrastructure Behind the IOT
Technology Under Your Skin: Printed Sensors & Embeddables
Cybersecurity & Privacy
The Evolution of Design, UX and the Internet of Things
The speaker line up so far includes:
Megan Smith, VP of Google[x]. Megan is an entrepreneur, tech evangelist, engineer, catalyst and connector. At Google[x], Megan works on a range of projects including co-creating/hosting SolveForX to encourage and amplify technology-based moonshot thinking and collaboration. Can you add in white house announcement
Joshua Windmiller, CEO, Electrozyme, is an internationally-recognized expert in printed biosensor technology. Electrozyme, a startup that he co-founded, is devoted to the development of printed biosensors and biofuel cells for application in the personal wellness and healthcare domains.
Brooks Kincaid, Founder of Imprint Energy, has designed a new type of battery that uses zinc and can be screen printed. This innovation could enable entirely new types of wearable electronics. The industry could reap the most benefits from the novel and thin shapes of the batteries, as well as the safe and less toxic materials.
Pierre-Alexandre Fournier is Co-founder and CEO of Hexoskin, a wearable health technology company that focuses on smart clothing design and intelligent algorithms for health management. His work at Hexoskin involves the development of new wearable sensors for remote health monitoring during space missions, physiological modeling for health analysis, and smart clothing design.
Abe Gong, Data Scientist at Jawbone. Abe was the first data scientist at Jawbone, where he builds data systems to nudge people to form good habits and live healthier, and has previously worked as as a data scientist and statistical consultant in education, health, and public policy for over a decade
Nadeem Kassam, Founder, BASIS Science. Nadeem is a serial entrepreneur and a passionate, savvy angel investor. Over the last decade he has led Zynik Capital into new industries like Healthcare, Entertainment and Social Media. As Founder and Chief Alliance Officer of Basis, Nadeem is a tireless champion for making wellness more engaging.
David Merrill, VP of Product, 3D Robotics. David, a TED speaker and human-computer interaction expert, was formerly president and co-founder of Sifteo, a San Francisco startup spun out of his research at the MIT Media Lab.
Lance Donny, Founder & CEO of OnFarm, is known for crafting strategy and pioneering new innovation and trends in agriculture. Lance’s exploration of the trends and possibilities of technology, the IOT and big data in agriculture has won him numerous awards including IBM’s North American Entrepreneur of the Year.
David Albert, Founder of AliveCor. David is a physician, inventor and serial entrepreneur who has developed life-saving products over the last 30 years and turned a number of those innovations into startups. AliveCor makes smartphone cases that double as heart monitors, allowing users to easily record their own electrocardiograms, and then share it with their physician.
Tickets & Registration
Tickets for startups, students and academics are also available for reduced rates. And… use the discount coupon code QTOOTH20 to receive an additional 20% of the the ticket price!
By the way, the QTOOTH20 promo code also works for for the rest of us to receive the 20% off.
For further information and to register, go to: re-work.co/internet-of-things
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