Hardware & IoT
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Once upon a time, devices like Nest or connected coffee makers were all anyone talked about when mentioning IoT. But these use cases, while seemingly innovative at the time, were more about creating shortcuts over Solving Problems, and those are inherently limited the number of use cases. As we enter the second phase of IoT, we’re solving problems behind the scenes and building hidden infrastructure that’s silently connecting the world
Thursday, August 19, 2021
What are world Megatrends? How do these relate to advances in technology like data analytics/machine learning/artificial intelligence, robotics/automation, 3D Printing/Functional Materials, Digital Manufacturing, Smart Devices/Industrial IoT, and Generative Design? How are these technologies tied to Industry 4.0 and the digital threads of hardware products across their lifecycle? How will these technologies evolve over time to realize the full potential and enable imagining and building things which cannot be designed and manufactured today? In this talk answers to these questions will be presented, and the Far Future will be tied to Near Present current solutions which will set the irreversible sequence of events into motion.