IFA 2015: IFA TecWatch Forum focuses on the smart home and Internet Things (IoT)
Date: Wed, 09/02/2015 - 14:49
Mobile media use in the smart home
The use of mobile media, the Internet of Things and the Smart Home Startup Day – those are the topics of the IFA TecWatch Forum, Berlin, on 5 September 2015.
This year’s TecWatch programme features 80 exhibitors and partners from 15 countries, including from the US, France, the UK, Netherlands, Japan and Israel, as well as some 45 startups whose exhibits will be the focus of individual theme days.
IFA TecWatch in Hall 11.1 will present the ideas for the markets of tomorrow. The IFA Innovation Exchange brings together researchers, young entrepreneurs, industry representatives and retailers, enabling a dynamic transfer of knowledge, information and business ideas. From 4 to 9 September the TecWatch Forum - the TecWatch programme of papers at IFA - will discuss the latest industry topics with international guests.
Saturday, 5 September 2015
Use of mobile media and convergence
Introduction and moderation: Dr. Helmut Stein
Open source on the Internet of Things: Freedom for devices
Philip DesAutels, senior director, IoT, AllSeen Alliance
Conquering the Internet of Things: From a market opportunity to economic reality
Niall Murphy, Founder & CEO, EVRYTHNG
James, the invisible butler: the smart home fulfils your every wish – just ask!
Martin Versper, CEO, digitalSTROM AG
Ultra HD & UHDTV
Panel discussion with
Dr. Michael Sichler (managing director, pearl.tv)
Hanno Basse (Fox, Ultra HD Alliance)
Holger Wenk, Deutsche TV-Plattform, firstname.lastname@example.org
Introduction and moderation: Stephan Heimbecher, Sky Deutschland, member of the board of Deutsche TV-Plattform
EWF – public warnings via digital radio
Olaf Korte, group director, Broadcast Applications, Fraunhofer IIS
2.30 to 6 p.m.
Smart Home Startup Day
Full details of the programme of the IFA TecWatch Forum 2015 (PDF, 103.5 kB) can be downloaded here: http://bit.ly/1LvlpuV
Exhibitors at IFA TecWatch
3D Sound Labs, Akdemia, aiFi, Allseen Alliance, alphaEOS, Beuth Hochschule Berlin, Bird Home Automation, botspot, Brewie, Brinell GmbH, Brinno, Bundesverband Deutsche Startups, Chipolo, CosmoKey GmbH, Deutsche TV-Plattform, dihva GmbH, Digitalstrom, exelonix, Eliq, Evrythng, Formlabs, Fraunhofer Institute Fokus, Fraunhofer Institute Heinrich Hertz, Fraunhofer Institute IIS, Gla Gla International-Digitsole, Green Pocket, Hardware Club, Homido, Home Detection Sensor Network, Kaputt.de, Kibbi, LudInc GmbH, LUUF Forward GmbH, Made in Sense, manualONE, MedLango GmbH, Media Broadcast, HDMI Licensing, Matrix 3D Solutions, HZO, IDA Indoor Advertising GmbH, igo3D, Info Tip, Insightfully, IMEC, invoxia, nodOn, Panono, Parce, Primera Technology Inc., Projektron, quofox GmbH, Sensibo, Smart Atoms Ltd., Smarter Applications Ltd., smartions AG Berlin, SoS Ventures, Spin Digital, SPIN remote, Sonnenrepublik, Tado, TU Berlin Science Marketing, Technical University Berlin, The Connected Lighting Alliance, University of Kyoto, University of Potsdam, Vbox, VDE, Vkansee, Worldline, WakaWaka, Winner Fly Industrial Products, Wistiki, yetu AG, yubico, ZP Zuhause Plattform GmbH, ZVEH, ZVEI and Z-Wave.
Above, image credited to IFA