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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

We have 2 new reports for you, and 4 ThingsCon events coming up in July! With four events in just one month we’re about to hit a new record monthly high. We hope to see you in Amsterdam, Berlin, Cologne, or Darmstadt. Until then, why don’t you dig into our two new reports: The State […]

The ThingsCon Log

June 7, 2017

We’ve been writing a newsletter twice a month for quite a while now. So far, this was the easiest way to get a quick-to-read overview of activity across the global ThingsCon network (that is, in addition to following in real-time on Twitter). But not everybody likes newsletters. Hence, we present The ThingsCon Log: The same […]

Heads-up! All the recorded presentations from ThingsCon Amsterdam are now available online. Here’s Usman Haque‘s excellent closing keynote: ThingsCon: Usman Haque (Thingful) from ThingsConAMS on Vimeo. All videos are available on Vimeo. You might have already seen this lovely movie of impressions from the two days of Amsterdam goodness: ThingsCon Amsterdam 2016 aftermovie from ThingsConAMS […]

We have an exciting few weeks coming up for ThingsCon with four great events in (just about) as many weeks: London (29 Oct): At Mozfest, as part of a whole day of Good Home activities, Peter will be hosting a session titled “ThingsCon: Responsible IoT for Consumer Rights Orgs“. We want to support consumer rights organizations in […]

ThingsCon Berlin 17 is going to be a camp format After ThingsCamp, we all fell in love with the camp format all over again: An intimate setting, highly interactive, with flatter hierarchies. So for ThingsCon Berlin 2017, that’s what we’ll try out: A ThingsCon Camp, in an as-of-yet undisclosed location (by which we mean, we’ve […]