Prototyping IoT Products: Best Practices and New Technologies
Talks by Nordic Semiconductor, STMicroelectronics and MikroElektronika
Date and time : Thu 22 November 2018, 18:30 - 21:30
Venue : Wayra, Kaufingerstraße 15, 80331 München, Germany
Limited to : 300 participants
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As IoT development continues to evolve and improve, new technologies and processes are brought to life in order to facilitate and accelerate the work of technical teams. Join us on the 22nd of November to learn more about the latest technologies and new methods of prototyping IoT products directly from:

- The leading producer of ultra low power (ULP) wireless chips (Nordic Semiconductor).
- Europe's largest semiconductor chip maker who provides innovative solutions for Smart Driving and IoT (STMicroelectronics).
- A Serbian manufacturer and retailer of hardware and software tools for developing embedded systems (MikroElektronika).

See agenda below for full info about the speakers.
Drinks will be served throughout the night.
Guest speakers
Nordic Semiconductor
Torbjørn Øvrebekk
Sr. Application Engineer
Muhammad Afzal
Business Development Engineer - IoT
Ivan Rajkovic
Head of Software & Support
Speaker 1: Torbjørn Øvrebekk, Sr. Application Engineer at Nordic Semiconductor

Talk Title: Opening new market segments with Bluetooth 5
About the speaker: 10 years of experience in Nordic working both as an apps engineer in the support group and as a field applications engineer in the US. Torbjørn handles mostly software and RF protocol related support, as well as attending trade shows and doing technical presentations.
About the company: Nordic Semiconductor is a fabless semiconductor company specializing in ultra low power (ULP) short-range wireless communication. The company’s range of 2.4GHz transceiver and transmitter devices are employed by some of the world’s leading brands in a wide variety of applications like wireless keyboard and mouse, game controllers, and intelligent sports equipment.
Nordic is an associate member of the Bluetooth SIG, and has contributed core expertise in ULP RF design to Bluetooth low energy wireless technology.
Video: Nordic Thingy:52
Video: nRF52 Series highlights - Nordic Semiconductor

Speaker 2: Muhammad Afzal, Business Development Engineer - IoT at STMicroelectronics

Talk Title: Ready-to-go ST Ecosystem for IoT innovators
About the speaker: Muhammad is a business development engineer for BU IoT at STMicroelectronics. In his role, he manages the business activities for different emerging applications with young innovators such as startups and new emerging IoT entrants. His main focus is on new applications in different market segments such as predictive maintenance in Industry4.0, connected parking for smart city infrastructure and many more. For this he is responsible to represent different ST products such as ARM Cortex STM32 Microcontrollers, MEMS sensors and various wireless connectivity solutions.
About the company: Among the world’s largest semiconductor companies, STMicroelectronics serves customers across the spectrum of electronics applications with innovative semiconductor solutions for Smart Driving and the Internet of Things. By getting more from technology to get more from life, ST stands for life.augmented.
Video: STM32 Open Development Environment
Video: Predictive Maintenance
Video: Cloud Connectivity out of the box

Speaker 3: Ivan Rajkovic, Head of Software & Support at MikroElektronika

Talk Title: Fast prototyping IoT solutions: solving interdependences
About the speaker: 15 years in constructing compilers tools and embedded SW, as developer and/or project leader. 10 years SW department management.
About the company: MikroElektronika (stylised as MikroE) is a Serbian manufacturer and retailer of hardware and software tools for developing embedded systems. The company headquarters is in Belgrade, Serbia.Its best known software products are mikroC, mikroBasic and mikroPascal compilers for programming microcontrollers. Its flagship hardware product line is click boards, a range of more than 250 add-on boards for interfacing microcontrollers with peripheral sensors or transceivers. These boards conform to mikroBUS – a standard conceived by MikroElektronika and later endorsed by NXP Semiconductors and Microchip Technology,among others. MikroElektronika is also known for Hexiwear, an Internet of Things development kit developed in partnership with NXP Semiconductors.
mikroSDK - MikroElektronika software development kit
LED Driver 4 click | ideally suited for driving an array of LEDs

Arrival and registration.
Drinks and networking.
Event opening.
Talk and Q&A: Opening new market segments with Bluetooth 5.
Torbjørn Øvrebekk -  Sr. Application Engineer at Nordic Semiconductor
Talk and Q&A: Ready-to-go ST Ecosystem for IoT innovators.
Muhammad Afzal - Business Development Engineer - IoT at STMicorelectronics
Talk and Q&A: Fast prototyping IoT solutions: solving interdependences.
Ivan Rajkovic - Head of Software & Support at MikroElektronika
Community announcements and demos: This is your time. If you would like to share what you are working on with the community or make any sort of announcement. You have 2 minutes max for a short shoutout.
Drinks and networking.
Event ends.
When and where
Date and time
Thu, 22 Nov 2018
18:30 - 21:30

Wayra Germany GmbH, Kaufingerstraße 15, 80331 München
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