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: […]

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 […]