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3 Stages – One Festival

Festival around the hottest abbreviations in tech right now: IoT, AR/VR and AI.

Undoubtedly the Internet of Things, Augmented/Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence will play a key role in tomorrow’s technologies and everyday life. 

RIOT is Europe’s first festival focusing on those fields while making those topics experienceable.

The festival will feature:

  • An expo area showcasing cutting-edge tech especially featuring 100 handpicked startups that participate in our SPARK program
  • 8 master classes to deep-dive into IoT, AR/VR and AI
  • Top lineup of keynotes and panel discussions
  • Lots of great people from the startup, investor and corporate world
  • Drinks, music and networking all (day and) night long
  •  Time
    Topic
    09:30
    10:00
    Opening
    10:00
    10:30
     How will IoT change the way we live, work, travel and interact
    10:30
    11:00
     Panel:
    Virtual Reality: technology, possibilities, and stories
    11:00
    11:30
     Think ahead – exploring disruptive opportunities with IoT and AI
    Adrian Hornsby (Amazon AWS)
    11:30
    12:00
     Fireside chat – Global efforts around hardware prototyping
    Moderator: Bay McLaughlin (brinc.io) / Benjamin Carlu (usine.io), Narimasa Makino (Makers Boot Camp)
    12:00
    12:20
    When IoT joins the SMEs mix
    Christian Lindener (Wayra Germany)
    12:20
    12:40
    Made in China Europe: A look into hardware manufactoring
    Benjamin Carlu (usine.io)
    12:40
    13:00
    Disrupting industrial transport in the air
    Daniel Stecher (IBS)
    13:00
    13:30
    You’re already behind… why China matters NOW! Bay McLaughlin (brinc.io)
    13:30
    14:00
     Investor’s turned table – Investing in the “Internet of Things”
    What to look for and how to go about it
    14:00
    14:30
     Where are we going with voice-driven experiences?
    Yann Lechelle (Snips)
    14:30
    15:00
    Panel – Tomorrow’s path: creating sustainable cities with IoT
    15:00
    15:20
    Building the IoT platform of the future
    Conall Laverty (wia.io)
    15:20
    15:40
     Towards trustworthy security in IoT
    Haydn Povey (IoT Security Foundation)
    15:40
    16:00
     Smart homes and connectivity
    Jeff Katz (Geeny)
    16:00
    16:30
    Industry 4.0: trends and predictions
    Milda Jasaite (Earlybird)
    16:30
    17:00
    Industrial IoT – the disruption of manufacturing
    Felix Plitzko (Aisler)
    17:00
    17:15
    Ethics of AI
    17:15
    17:30
    #PurposefulDisruption
    17:30
    18:00
    Panel – AI & impact of tech on society
    18:00
    18:30
    CLOSING
  • Time

    Topic

    10:00

    11:00

    An introduction into AI technologies and ML algorithms

    11:00

    12:00

    Tech+textiles: making it work

    Rene Bohne (Geeny)

    12:00

    13:00

    Sales Automation with AI

    13:00

    14:00

    Anybody can develop anything: Of Xamarin and other stories

    Mark Ryan (Microsoft)

    14:00

    15:00

    Design for (electronics): Manufacturing for IoT-Startups

    Felix Plitzko (AISLER) and Patrick Franken (AISLER)

    15:00

    16:00

    Scaling conversational Interfaces with UX

    Ole Heydekamp (Deutsche Telekom Design)

    16:00

    17:00

    tba

    17:00

    18:00

    The IoT of blockchain: Insurtech and Fintech

    Dimitri Jonghe (BigchainDB)

    18:00

    18:30

    Closing

  • Time

    Topic

    10:00
    11:00

    An introduction into AI technologies and ML algorithms

    11:00
    12:00

    Tech+textiles: making it work

    Rene Bohne (Geeny)

    12:00
    13:00

    Sales Automation with AI

    13:00
    14:00

    Anybody can develop anything: Of Xamarin and other stories

    Mark Ryan (Microsoft)

    14:00
    15:00

    Design for (electronics): Manufacturing for IoT-Startups

    Felix Plitzko (AISLER) and Patrick Franken (AISLER)

    15:00
    16:00

    Scaling conversational Interfaces with UX

    Ole Heydekamp (Deutsche Telekom Design)

    16:00
    17:00

    tba

    17:00
    18:00

    The IoT of blockchain: Insurtech and Fintech

    Dimitri Jonghe (BigchainDB)

    18:00
    18:30

    Closing

Demo your product at RIOT

At RIOT it is all about innovation and the startups that create it. Therefore, RIOT features a big product demo track. If selected for the spark programme you will pitch in front of a jury of leading VC investors and our large audience of industry experts. 

How RIOT works

RIOT will feature four key areas – the Inspire Stage, the Expo Area, the Breakout Room and the Make Space.

Timetable – RIOT Tech Festival

Demo Stage

The stage will feature product demos of exciting products and startups all day long.

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Main Stage

Discussing current innovation and disruption in the IoT and AI field on the big stage. Get inspired by startup and corporate innovators from leading tech companies

Timetable – RIOT Tech Festival

Engine Room

The Engine Room provides a cosy space for interactive Master Classes, hands-on sessions and discussions.

Timetable – RIOT Tech Festival

Expo Area

In the Expo area, startups will show off their products and makers will showcase their latest demos and hacks.

See you in Berlin