Hardware, Software & the Internet of Things
June 23–25, 2015 • San Francisco, CA

Sponsored conference sessions

9:25am–9:45am Wednesday, 06/24/2015
Location: Herbst Pavilion
Kevin Czinger (Divergent Microfactories, Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.12, 51 ratings)
Kevin Czinger, founder and CEO, Divergent Microfactories, Inc. Read more.
10:55am–11:05am Wednesday, 06/24/2015
Location: Herbst Pavilion
Rob Soderbery (Cisco)
Average rating: **...
(2.42, 19 ratings)
As part of his day job, Rob Soderbery, SVP of enterprise products and solutions for Cisco, discusses IOT strategy with business and technology leaders from around the world. In this session, he shares his insights into what it will take to catalyze widespread adoption of IOT and drive a virtuous cycle of adoption, funding, and more development. Read more.
11:35am–11:45am Wednesday, 06/24/2015
Location: Herbst Pavilion
Mickey McManus (Autodesk)
Average rating: ****.
(4.03, 37 ratings)
We are fast approaching an era of unprecedented complexity as more and more things, environments, and systems become interconnected. Navigating this world will require coming to terms with three disruptive trends: digital manufacturing, machine learning, and the Internet of Things. Read more.
2:05pm–2:45pm Wednesday, 06/24/2015
Location: C 210 (Bldg C)
Nick O'Leary (IBM)
Average rating: ****.
(4.57, 7 ratings)
The Internet of Things is not a single choice of technology, approach, or philosophy. Its very existence is the bringing together of multiple platforms, products, and protocols, where the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One of the challenges of IoT is to make it as easy as possible to allow developers to create things, for play or profit, serious or whimsical, professional or hobbyist. Read more.
2:55pm–3:35pm Wednesday, 06/24/2015
Location: C 210 (Bldg C)
Average rating: ***..
(3.40, 5 ratings)
MNX, United Airlines, and Kentucky Space discuss how they use sensor-based logistics technology to increase their visibility into global supply chains, and monitor important environmental conditions inside critical packages. The session will be moderated by Chris Swearingen, marketing manager for SenseAware powered by FedEx. Read more.