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MACHINE TO MACHINE (MTOM): technical essentials for project management
Module designed and coordinated by David Simplot-Ryl, Professor at the University of Lille (France).

Dates & Location:
2 days - September 24-25, 2009, Sophia-Antipolis (French Riviera)

Who should attend?
Engineers, Project managers, Technical managers of System Integrators, Service Providers, Telecoms Operators... as well as Security, RFID, Standardization Experts.

What will you learn?
This module will focus on M2M principles and applications. We will describe technologies and challenges like RFID, wireless sensor networks or P2P applications in the domain of intervehicular communications, smart buildings and Ambient Intelligence.

Key topics:
Ambient intelligence - sensors - intervehicular communications


Cellular communications from machine to machine will cover more and more vertical fields and will potentially imply more than two billions of machines in the world.

Wireless "Machine to Machine" (MtoM) is about to know a huge growth in upcoming years or even months.

3G, wifi and RFID tags development contribute to the MtoM expanding development and open new growth perspectives for companies and organizations.

You want to develop a MtoM project and want to learn more on the actual trends?

You want to acquire essential technical for the launching of your project?


DAY 1: September 24th, 2009

9.30 am - 11.00 am
Introduction to MtoM
David Simplot-Ryl, INRIA Lille - Nord Europe

11.30 am - 12.30 am
Internet of things, Internet of goods

2.00 pm - 3.30 pm
Wireless sensor and physical world networks
Srdjan Krco, Ericsson

4.00 pm- 5.30 pm
Security, privacy and law issues in MtoM area

DAY 2: September 25th, 2009

9.30 am - 11.00 am
P2P systems, principles and applications
Gwendal Simon, Telecom Bretagne

11.30 am - 12.30 am
Intervehicular communications
Houda Labiod, Telecom ParisTech

2.00 pm - 4.30 pm
Smart buildings and Ambient Intelligence
Gilles Privat, Orange Labs

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