Internet of Things

On Thursday, April 9, 2015, the IEEE Consultants’ Network of Northern NJ ( will present a talk by Dr. Kevin Lu.

About the Topic

The Internet of Things (IoT) promises far reaching changes to how we work, play, and live. Many of the electronic items in your house will be connected, addressable, and controllable via the Internet. It is a technology growth area with considerable commercial possibilities.

It is certain that the evolution of the IoT will play out in our lifetimes. Companies exploring the IoT right now could possibly become peers with Microsoft and Google.

This presentation provides an overview of the Internet of Things (IoT). It describes use cases and building blocks such as sensor networks, communication protocols, application programming interfaces (APIs), systems design and management, data analytics, and tools.

About the Speaker(s)

Dr. Kevin Lu is a consultant on connected devices and services, who teaches a graduate course on the Internet of Things at Stevens and serves as Advisor to the Standards Development Board of the IEEE Communications Society. He was with Applied Research at Bellcore/Telcordia/Ericsson through March 2012, and with Broadcom Mobile and Wireless Group from April 2012 to December 2013. Kevin can be reached at

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Thursday April 09, 2015 at 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Morris County Library, 30 East Hanover Avenue, Whippany, NJ

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