Who Will Win Most Innovative IP Design in the IoT?
Now in its second year, the IPSO CHALLENGE, a Global Competition for Most Innovative IP Design in the IoT, is being hosted by the IPSO Alliance at Sensors Expo in Chicago from June 24-26, 2014.
In exactly one week, 10 teams from around the world will present their unique IP-based inventions and demo prototypes at the IoT Pavilion, sponsored by IPSO Alliance, Atmel, Micrium, HOP Ubiquitous, and Sigma Designs.
A panel of IPSO Member experts, representing companies from across the industry spectrum, will judge the entries and decide on the Top 3 Finalists.
The IPSO CHALLENGE Awards Ceremony, sponsored by Google, will be held on Wednesday, June 25 at 3:00 p.m. on the Sensors Magazine Stage. The Grand Prize Winner ($10,000 USD), Second Place ($5,000 USD) and Third Place ($2,500 USD) will be announced.
A People's Choice Award winner will be announced on June 26.
Members of the Media are welcome. Interviews Available.
IPSO CHALLENGE 2014 SEMI-FINALIST TEAMS
"CarKnow" - A vehicle data system that uses IP to create a Cloud mirror of vehicle sensor data, allowing remote access of on-board diagnostics, telematics and controls through a GSM "CARduino" bridge.
Team Lead: Josh Siegel
Company: CarKnow LLC
"CenLab Portable Chemistry Analyzer" - A handheld IoT device that allows for rapid screening of fluids along with geotagging and cloud publishing.
Team Leads: Robert Assimiti, Rares Ivan, Ion Toma
"GameReality" - A battle robot that can be virtually controlled and monitored over the internet for global, real time, laser tag robot games.
Team Lead: M.Sc. Magnus Ivarsson
Industry: Smart Gaming
"HOP into the IoT with IPv6-Ready Tiny and Wearable Bluetooth Smart Devices" - A small, versatile, wireless IP smart object that allows for rapid IoT prototyping and interconnection with Smart Phones and Cloud Computing platforms.
Team: Dr. Antonio Jesus Jara Valera, David Fernandes Ros, Pablo Lopez Martinez, Jose Felix Castillo Moya
Company: HOP Ubiquitous S.L.
"Indoor Positioning System" - A system that utilizes Ultra Wide Band technology and IP to accurately locate asset TAGs and precise locations of moving objects within a building.
Team Leads: M.Sc. Asfak Rahman, Dr. Alar Kuusik
"IoTSys Control Logic Editor" - An IP-based communication stack and integration middleware for home/building automation sensors and actuators.
Team Leads: Markus Jung, Jürgen Weidinger
Organization: Vienna University of Technology
Industry: Smart Buildings
"Predictive House Fan Controller" - A home comfort system that utilizes IP-based window position sensors and indoor/outdoor temperature sensors to improve energy efficiency and occupant comfort by controlling a whole house fan.
Team Lead: Brett Warneke
Industry: Smart Home
"Ripple" - A real-time patient monitoring system (scalable medical telemetry) that utilizes IP-based wireless health sensors for supporting combat rescue.
Team: James West, Nir Weiner, Nathan Weinle, Brandon Harmon, Lucas Boswell, Matt McCartney, Adam Renner, Dr. Robert Williams
Organization: Discovery Lab at Wright Brothers Institute & U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory
Industry: Health Care
"SmartTap" - A low-cost system for real-time monitoring of potable water quality through IP-based sensors.
Team Lead: Dr. Theofanis Lambrou
"Yanzi" - A home automation system with leading edge scalable software that provides automatic configuration of IoT devices such as plugs, lamps and sensors.
Team: Lars Ramfelt, Niclas Sahlgren, Marie Lassborn, Stefan Sandhagen, Fredrik Ljungberg, Anna Olofsson, Simon Gidlund
Company: Yanzi Networks
Industry: Smart Home
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