Unraveling Cellular IoT: from Theory to Practice

Speaker: Jeroen Famaey, Professor Company/ Institute: imec & Universiteit Antwerpen Event: 24th workshop Date: 7 December 2017 Abstract: We will give a comprehensive overview of cellular communication technologies for IoT, including theoretical overview of functional specs, such as data rate, coverage, energy consumption, mobility, network-based localisation comparison with  LPWAN networks such as LoRa and SigFox […]

Accurate wireless localization for secure and easy access to buildings, services, and information

Speaker: Guido Dolmans, Chief Scientist, imec-NL @ Holst Centre & Professor TU Eindhoven Company/ Institute: imec Event: 24th workshop Date: 7 December 2017 Abstract: Already modern cars will unlock their doors or trunk by just being in close proximity with your wireless key. But these traditional (yet new!) systems can be fooled to allow fraudulent […]

Introduction

Speaker: Kris Hermus, Innovation Program Manager Flanders Company/ Institute: imec Event: 23rd workshop Date: 19 June 2017 Abstract: TBC. Slides: click here (Kris Hermus) and here (Hans Haagdorens) to download (Community members only, login required)

NTAG SmartSensors for logistics

Speaker: Stefan De Troch, Director of product management Company/ Institute: NXP Event: 23rd workshop Date: 19 June 2017 Abstract: In the logistic world, one cannot deny that UHF RfID is the incumbent solution for track and trace of goods. There is a growing need for monitoring the change-of-state of goods to improve logistics flows. An […]

Hybrid Connected Warehouses: IoT-based solutions to connect and localise goods, devices and people

Speaker: Jeroen Hoebeke, Professor Company/ Institute: IDLab, Ghent University & imec Event: 23rd workshop Date: 19 June 2017 Abstract: Today, a majority of warehouses are not yet taking advantage of increased automated handling based on connected transport systems, tagged goods, tagged trolleys, connected workers, etc. The imec HYCOWARE project investigates novel, plug-and-produce wirelessly connected product offerings […]

Enabling supply chain visibility

Speaker: Luc Pleysier, Program Manager Supply Chain Intelligence Company/ Institute: VIL Event: 23rd workshop Date: 19 June 2017 Abstract: The growing complexity and internationalization of the logistic flows, feeds the need to realize a reliable link between the physical logistic and digital information flows. It’s imperative for businesses to innovate new ways to streamline their […]

Low Power & High accuracy LPWAN trackers combining multiple geolocation technologies:

Speaker: Bram Senave, Sales Manager Company/ Institute: Actility Event: 23rd workshop Date: 19 June 2017 Abstract: The fast emergence of new wireless networks operating in the ISM bands known as Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) is changing the connectivity landscape of IOT devices. Those new technologies are designed to support services which need long […]

City-of-Things in Antwerp, a large-scale realistic testbed for wireless IoT connectivity and real-time data analysis

Speaker: Nik Van den Wijngaert, Business Development Manager Company/ Institute: imec Event: 23rd workshop Date: 19 June 2017 Abstract: City of Things brings the Internet of Things to the city. It is a one-of-a-kind initiative, connecting 200.000 urban citizens with developers and tech entrepreneurs, through a massive amount of smart devices spread over the city […]

GPS-less indoor/outdoor tracking with IoT wireless networking technologies

Speaker: Maarten Weyn, Professor, Universiteit Antwerpen & imec Company/ Institute: Universiteit Antwerpen Event: 23rd workshop Date: 19 June 2017 Abstract: Most track-&-trace solutions that are currently used in logistics (to track containers, for instance) only support a single communication technology. Each technology has its limitations though; some perform better indoors – others are meant to […]