The future of electronics is wireless and wearable due to consumer demand for ever greater levels of freedom and flexibility. Nordic Semiconductor is playing a key role in the realization of that future by specializing in ultra-low power wireless communication supporting Bluetooth® Low Energy, ANT+ and 2.4GHz proprietary. The company’s award-winning devices enable its customers to build wireless connectivity into everything from mainstream consumer PC peripherals, sports & fitness devices, toys and RF remote controls, through to the most advanced and innovative 'game-changing' wireless devices such as beacons, health monitors and home automation, to mention but a few. The company is aiming to exceed end users' expectations in terms of features, performance and price. Nordic is getting ready to launch its first products in low-power cellular IoT, and in 2018 will sample and release disruptive products based on LTE-M and NB-IoT technologies.
 


Rutronik, founded in 1973, has developed from a “one-man-company” into one of the worldwide leading broadline distributors, with a workforce of more than 1,700 people. In the electronic components market, Rutronik currently ranks 11th worldwide and is the third largest European distributor. Rutronik´s subsidiaries serve North America and Asian markets. Rutronik´s product range includes semiconductors, passive and electromechanical components as well as embedded boards, storage technologies, displays and wireless products. The markets that the company primarily targets include automotive, medical, industrial, home appliance, energy and lighting.


Since launching at the 2014 ANT Symposium, Garmin’s Connect IQ has become one of the fastest growing pillar of Garmin’s wearable strategy.  With over five million compatible devices in the world and over 33 million Connect IQ app downloads there is a lot to be excited about. Connect IQ can connect Garmin devices with ANT devices and other 3rd party solutions while creating an ecosystem of developer programs to extend a single experience into a full circle solution. Join their session to create your vision for how Connect IQ can help build innovative solutions for your brand, product and/or services.


Obvious is the chip-to-cloud product management platform for Nordic devices. Users of Obvious gain visibility and control at every stage in the product lifecycle while improving agility, security, and operational excellence. Built-in metrics and real time location tools allow for global tracking for commercial or consumer purposes. Your product development roadmap gets shorter, easier, and less labour-intensive. Once you’ve successfully shipped a robust product built with Obvious, you can implement our “do-more store” for your device. This allows you to remotely add new functionality and value to your devices, and charge new and existing customers for access to the new features.


Interested in Sponsoring for 2019?

Sponsorship opportunities are available and offer valuable exposure to the wireless community.
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