Welcome back & a happy new year to you! May 2018 be a better year, globally speaking, than the last. Also, may we be spared any large scale attacks that leverage connected consumer products, and big data breaches. But who are we kidding, it won’t happen by itself—so let’s get back to work! Also, we’re […]

It’s just over a week to ThingsCon Amsterdam! OUR GLOBAL GATHERING: THINGSCON AMSTERDAM ThingsCon Amsterdam is coming up. The global gathering of our growing community take place on Nov 30/Dec 1 and what a program the team put together. There’s too much to list here, but let us name just a few of the highlights: […]

ThingsCon Log for 6 Nov 2017

November 6, 2017

Featuring events in Shanghai, Amsterdam, Nairobi. The ThingsCon Fellowship. Human-intelligent smart homes. European ePrivacy. And more. EVENT UPDATES This just happened 👇 In Shanghai, Charlie 胡烨川 just hosted the second ThingsCon Salon Shanghai, in collaboration with Design Sprint China. Coming up 👇 ThingsCon Amsterdam: The annual global gathering. Don’t miss ThingsCon Amsterdam (30 Nov – […]

Announcing the ThingsCon Fellowship. ThingsCon on CNN. And updates from Amsterdam, Antwerp, Nairobi & Shanghai. ANNOUNCING THE THINGSCON FELLOWSHIP We are excited to announce the ThingsCon Fellowship program. We have been dreaming about this for a long time and couldn’t be happier to see this coming together at long last. What is the ThingsCon Fellowship? […]

Lots of event updates from Amsterdam, Antwerp, Berlin, Nairobi & Shanghai. Let’s dive right in! ThingsCon Amsterdam: The annual conference Don’t miss ThingsCon Amsterdam (30 Nov – 1 Dec): The biggest & best ThingsCon event world-wide with two full days of workshops and presentations. Already confirmed speakers include a star line-up including Alexandra Deschamp-Sonsino, Martijn […]

ThingsCon Log (25 Sep 2017)

September 25, 2017

New report: A Trustmark for IoT // Events in Berlin, Amsterdam, Antwerp A TRUSTMARK FOR THE INTERNET OF THINGS For Mozilla, we explored the potentials and challenges of a trustmark for the Internet of Things (IoT). That research is now publicly available. We are convinced a trustmark is an important step for our future living […]

ThingsCon Log (11 Sep 2017)

September 11, 2017

ThingsCon Amsterdam, Salons in Berlin, Copenhagen, Amsterdam & more EVENT UPDATES COPENHAGEN ran their first ThingsCon Salon as part of Copenhagen Tech Festival. Here’s a lovely first review of the event by none other than speaker Dr. Lachlan Urquart. We also have Salons coming up in Berlin (28 Sept, with Lisa Gutermuth of Ranking Digital […]

Join ThingsCon at Copenhagen Tech Fest // ThingsCon Comedy Special // Annual ThingsCon Amsterdam Conference // ThingsCon e.V.. EVENT UPDATES COPENHAGEN will run a first ThingsCon Salon Copenhagen as part of Copenhagen Tech Fest in September (details). Get your tickets here. Thanks for bringing ThingsCon to Copenhagen, Irina Shklovski! Speakers in Copenhagen include: Dr Lachlan […]

ThingsCon News Copenhagen Tech Fest; New Chapters; Interviewed on Ethical IoT; We’re on a mission to massively increase the footprint of the ThingsCon community with 15 new chapters, including 5 in the global South. Learn more about how it works and get in touch to start your local chapter, right now! EVENT UPDATES The quiet […]

Join us in Amsterdam, Berlin, Cologne and Darmstadt. Today we bring you: Four ThingsCon events over the next two weeks. Two reports. Lots of good reading tipps, and maybe a funding opportunity. EVENT UPDATES ThingsCon Salon Amsterdam: 5 July. Speakers: Lee Feldman, Anna Nikolaeva, Hans Schreider, Andrew Spotz, Joeri de Graaf. Includes the premiere of The […]