Simon van der Jagt (Nowi)

07 mrt 2018
13:45 - 14:15
Building M

Simon van der Jagt (Nowi)

From plug-and-play sensors to plug-and-forget

This talk will explore the topic of energy harvesting as an enabling factor for large-scale Internet of Things solutions. Building on his experience as CEO at Nowi,┬áSimon van der Jagt will share different use cases in which energy harvesting is proving beneficial today, discuss what challenges remain and provide his views on the applications that are likely to become available within the near future. He’ll touch on the current ways to power sensors and their limitations, the different types of energy harvesting and shared challenges, battery specific issues in dealing with power peaks, and key developments required for mass adoption. He’ll also discuss which type of applications fit with energy harvesting.

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