2016 Sensors Expo Agenda to Feature Nearly 100 Industry Experts From Forward Thinking Companies Including Google, IntelliVision and Time Domain

Attendees to Construct Mini Weather Station and Participate in Hands-On Myo Teardown; Dynamic Sessions to Explore Expanding Role of Sensors From Autonomous Vehicles to Precision Agriculture

NEWTON, MA--(Marketwired - Jun 15, 2016) -  With only one week until Sensors Expo & Conference 2016 (#Sensors16) kicks off, the show agenda continues to expand, offering attendees access to dynamic hands-on sessions, thought provoking speakers and interactive demos. With more than 5,000 attendees expected and over 300 exhibitors on board, this year's event is not to be missed. Recently named the Fastest-Growing "Next 50" Show in Blended Growth by Tradeshow Executive, this year's agenda features over 55+ Technical Sessions covering nine different Tracks, five Pre-Conference Symposia, and two visionary Keynote Presentations. Taking place June 21-23 at the McEnery Convention Center in the epicenter of innovation, Silicon Valley, the entire Sensors Expo agenda can be viewed here: sensorsexpo.com/education.

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As the nation's leading event focused exclusively on sensors and sensor-integrated systems, Sensors Expo offers engineers and professionals from all industries the unique opportunity to learn from the experts, network with peers, and experience, firsthand, the meaningful sensing innovations happening today. This year's agenda features the brightest minds in the sensing industry -- from Google to IntelliVision to Time Domain. 

Not to Miss Speaker Presentations Include:

  • "Sensor Innovation - Making Android Sensor and Location Work for You" - Steve Malkos, Google
  • "Vision as a Service" - Vaidhi Nathan, IntelliVision
  • "Autonomous Vehicles Driving Sensor Development" - Louay Eldada, Quenergy
  • "Talking Security: How to Fail & How Not To" - Josh Thomas, Atredis Partners
  • "Tools of the Hardware Hacking Trade" - Joe Grand, Grand Idea Studio
  • "Novel Hybrid Sensor Systems" - Janos Veres PhD, PARC
  • "Precision Agriculture: Sensors to Improve Crops & Farm Management" - Ana Sancho, Libelium
  • "Indoor Drone Localization Using Ultra Wideband (UWB) Ranging & Communications" - Brandon Dewberry, Time Domain

Dynamic Hands On Sessions Include:

  • Workshop! Live-Building a Multi-Node, Low Power Sensor Network in Under an Hour
  • Live IoT Application Build! Real-Time Development of a Wireless Mesh-to-Cloud Application
  • Participatory Sensing of Roadway Condition and Safety Using Connected Vehicles
  • Building a Miniature Weather Station
  • Designing a Secure Battery Powered WiFi Connected Sensor Node

In addition to technical sessions, Sensors Expo will also feature interactive demos and hands-on tear-downs in the live theaters, including everything from pressure sensors to IoT to wearables. Of note, attendees will have the unique opportunity to participate in the Myo teardown on Wednesday, June 22nd at 12:30 p.m. in the Embedded Theater. A gesture recognition man machine interface from Thalmic Labs, Myo takes wearables to the next level. In this session, attendees will have the opportunity to look inside the Myo and learn more about how it was cost-effectively designed, how design challenges were overcome and what parts were used and why.

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"Sensors Expo & Conference is the de facto leading resource for sensing engineers and professionals from around the world. As such, we are committed to developing a content-rich and thought provoking agenda, designed to highlight innovation and encourage the next generation of sensing technology. By bringing together the best and the brightest minds in this industry, we are helping to facilitate connections among peers and create an environment of true knowledge sharing. With more than 55 sessions and 95 speakers scheduled to present, our 2016 conference is poised to be the best one yet," said Mat Dirjish, Executive Editor, Sensors Magazine. 

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About Sensors Expo & Conference
Sensors Expo & Conference is widely known as one of the world's largest and most important gatherings of engineers and scientists involved in the development and deployment of sensor systems. For more information, visit www.sensorsexpo.com. Sensors Expo & Conference is produced and managed by Questex LLC, a global, diversified business-to-business integrated media and information provider, headquartered in Newton, MA. For more information, visit www.questex.com.

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