Ben is a product vision and prototyping expert and is instrumental in bringing many products to market ranging from consumer electronics to clean energy for everything from Fortune 500 companies to small startups.
Bolt is a seed-stage fund that invests capital, personnel, equipment and expertise in hardware startups. They are leading the way in de-risking manufacturing and are a go to for hardware startups looking to get product to market.
Marc is an entrepreneur, a creator and is passionate about amazing product experiences and building great companies. His love for great photography and business lead him to co-found his own photography startup. He is also a mentor at Highway1 and TechStars.
Moment is a collection of the highest quality lenses to empower mobile picture takers everywhere to capture incredible images with their phones. After having a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign Moment have gone on to be one of the dominant hardware startups in mobile photography.
Raph is a strategic and analytical Senior Marketing & Sales Director having worked for about 12 years at Apple. He is now the Managing Director of the Startupbootcamp IoT Program and a passionate investor in the hardware startup space during his spare time.
Startupbootcamp helps take startups global by giving them direct access to an international network of the most relevant partners, investors and mentors in their sector. Their programs are based around the world from Amsterdam to Singapore.
Talk Title: Connecting IoT devices wirelessly with Low Power RF technologies
About the speaker: Petteri is working for ST Microelectronics as Technical Marketing Manager for Low power RF, Analog and Sensor devices for EMEA North region customers. Low power RF (Bluetooth, Sub-1GHz, WiFi) and portfolio of inertial and environmental sensors that Petteri works with are fundamental building blocks for IoT devices in Smart Things, Smart Home, Smart City and Smart Industry markets. Linear Analog and Power Management devices in his area are fundamental items to ensure high accuracy and energy efficiency in these applications.
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: Cloud Connectivity out of the box! - STMicroelectronics at Embedded World 2017
Article: Bluetooth chip boosts the boom of connected smart things
Talk Title: Opening new market segments with Bluetooth 5
About the speaker: Torbjorn main expertise is embedded software development, he spends most of my time assisting software developers in the use of Nordic products, and making demos and example software for Nordic parts. He has also spent a fair bit of time travelling to help customers in the field, attend trade shows, or run technical presentations/workshops.
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
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Talk Title: How Sigfox is used today by real life customers, and how it will be used tomorrow.
About the speaker: After working in the European startup and developer ecosystem at Intel, Anthony is now driving the startup relations for SIGFOX. His main objective every day is to help entrepreneurs create epic products relying on the SIGFOX network.
About the company: Sigfox is the world’s leading provider of connectivity for the Internet of Things. The company has built a global network to connect billions of devices to the Internet while consuming as little energy as possible, as simply as possible. Sigfox’s unique approach to device-to-cloud communications addresses the three greatest barriers to global IoT adoption: cost, energy consumption, and global scalability. Today, the network is present in 32 countries and on track to cover 60 by 2018 – covering a population of 451million people.
Video: Sigfox gives life to the physical world
Video: Sigfox, what will you connect?