IoT Thames Valley Meetup #25

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This is a free to attend. Drinks and pizz are available from 6pm.

We have a great set of speakers and exhibitors.

A special thank you to our sponsors Review Display Systems ( and TBAT Innovation (

John Tuersley from Vodafone, will cover Vodafone’s progress on rolling out their NB-IoT service across the UK, and Worldwide and their ‘Open Lab’in Newbury.

Andy House, of Conficio Design, will be giving a talk "Making the 'Real' Ironman" about their experience designing the ultimate 'wearable' a 'Rocket' man suit! You can see a video of the suit in action here: YouTube here:

KYMIRA who will be talking about “developing innovative techniques to embed printed electronics into clothing for scalable manufacture and incorporating sensors that can record biodata for monitoring applications. This platform technology is non-invasive, washable, durable and comfortable to wear, and has the real potential to bring about significant change to the healthcare sector.”

TBAT Innovation - come and meet Matt Symonds to find out what R&D funding is available to UK businesses for IoT projects; including Grant Funding and R&D Tax Credits.

Steve Keen from Peter Brett Associates (on behalf of the Thames Valley Berkshire, Smart City Cluster) will be providing an update and facilitate potential partnerships between local and out of region companies so that they can jointly bid for the challenges.

Duncan Purves, 2 Insight, will be providing details of this year SecureIoT 2019, IoT Security Conference and confirmed speakers/companies.

Our Exhibitors include:

Alpha Micro Components - will be exhibiting their range of Narrowband IoT Cellular modules + Evaluation kits from ublox, LoRa Gateways, and sensors.

Marks & Clerk - specialise in the drafting and prosecution of patents in the fields of computer-implemented and software-related inventions, particularly in the consumer electronics sector.

Review Display Systems - Enabling technological solutions for a wide range of applications including IoT, medical, process/machine control, home automation, digital signage.

RF Channel will be exhibiting and showcase various radio module demo including LORA, BLE, NBIOT, UWB, GNNS with various type of antenna technology, gas sensor, temp & humidity sensor.

Valbrio will be exhibiting their range of static analysis and application security tools for software developers working in IoT, including CodeSonar, Juliasoft and CodeD.

6.00 - 6.45 Drinks & Pizza Reception, Networking and meet the exhibitors
6.45 Welcome - Duncan Purves
6.50 "Making the 'Real' Ironman" Andy House, Managing Director, Conficio Product Design
7.05 "Are you prepared for R&D funding?" Matt Symonds, Managing Director, TBAT Innovation
7.20 “The wearables of tomorrow, today” Toju Raine, Special Projects Lead KYMIRA
7.35 "Vodafone's NB-IoT Rollout" John Tuersley, Global Open Labs Manager, Vodafone Group Technology'
7.50 "Smart City Challenge calls, Steven Keen, Peter Brett Associates on behalf of the Thames Valley Berkshire, Smart City Cluster
7.55 "SecureIoT 2019" Duncan Purves, Director, 2 Insight
8.00 - 9.30 Networking and meet the exhibitors

- Alpha Micro Components
- Marks & Clerk LLP
- Peter Brett Associates/Thames Valley Berkshire, Smart City Cluster
- Review Display Systems
- TBAT Innovation
- Valbrio