Together we will explore the intersection of connected devices, ubiquitous computing, distributed robotics, web & app startups and automation.
Nathan Oostendorp - Sight Machine
Co-Founder & Chief Product Architect
Nathan co-founded Slashdot.org, worked 9 years as an architect for SourceForge.net, and has developed several other successful online communities. Nate also has worked in industrial controls. He holds an MS in Information Science from the University of Michigan and a BS in Computer Science from Hope College.
Jason Kridner - BeagleBoard
Co-Founder & Community Manager
Jason is the co-founder of BeagleBoard.org, where he has helped create open source development tools such as BeagleBone Black, BeagleBone, BeagleBoard, and BeagleBoard-xM. Kridner is also a software architecture manager for embedded processors at Texas Instruments (TI).
During his 20-year tenure with TI, Kridner has become an active leader in the open source community. He has engaged audiences at a variety of industry and hardware and software developer shows, including Maker Faire, Embedded Linux Conference, Android Builders Summit, OSCON, CES, Design West and Linux Collaboration Summit.
Open Space Discussion
We will create the agenda together at the meetup
Cocktails & Talking Shop
The Bar at 327 Braun Ct Ann Arbor, MI 48104