World Maker Faire New York 2013

Make it Awesome: How to Internet-Enable Your Project

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Take your project from cool to absolutely awesome by adding an Internet connection! Joining your project to the Internet of Things can help you remotely monitor and control your project, turning your work into something even better than you originally imagined. We'll cover why the Internet of Things is such a big deal, plus how getting your project online can transform it and extend its reach. From connected vending to gallery management, we'll describe which projects are the perfect picks to enter the world of IoT. Learn how IoT connections can improve your project results, which technologies are right for you and the best places to start.

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Robert Faludi — Chief Innovator

Digi International

Robert Faludi is ChIef Innovator at Digi International and a professor of Interaction Design at NYU and SVA. He is the author of Building Wireless Sensor Networks and helped make plants talk.

Liz Presson — Social Media and Community Manager

Digi International

Liz is an intrapreneur & content strategist at Digi International, a company that turns Internet of Things ideas into realities. She uses community to help companies reach their fullest potential.