Grace Hopper Annual Conference Schedule


IoT and Emerging Tech: Presentations

October 15 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
General Assembly Theatre B Level Three GRBCC
TRACK: Internet of Things/ Emerging Tech
Presentation / Lightning Talk
Living smarter and better in a Connected World
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
LEVEL: Intermediate

Our world will change in the next 3-5 years. Today we are pulling information from a myriad of devices around us. Tomorrow technology will be ingrained in our lives like never before and it will push information to us - at the right time, at the right place. This talk is about the challenges, the solutions and the future use cases enabled by IoT, creating unprecedented connected experiences.

Wireless Network Systems for Monitoring Human Health
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
LEVEL: Intermediate

Healthcare industry is rapidly growing and it has increased the demand of novel developments in real-time health monitoring using body area networks (BAN). BAN paradigm has envisioned of network preferably in wireless environment to continuously monitor and measure different physiological body parameters. Our research focuses on various applications of BAN-monitoring patients with Parkinson’s disease, monitoring collegiate athletes for injuries during play and post injury and real time monitoring of firefighters.