Rob Faludi

Rob Faludi
Chief Innovator, Digi International, NYU ITP, SVA IXD

Website | @faludi

Robert Faludi is the Chief Innovator at Digi International. His job is forging strong connections with the maker community, uncovering new innovation methodologies, supporting outstanding new work, and creating prototypes to spur new product development. Faludi also works as a professor in the MFA program at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan and in the Interactive Telecommunications graduate program at NYU. He specializes in behavioral interactions through physical computing and networked objects. Rob is the author of Building Wireless Sensor Networks, with ZigBee, XBee, Arduino and Processing published by O’Reilly Media, 2011. His work has appeared in The New York Times, Wired Magazine, Good Morning America, BBC World, the Chicago Museum of Science & Industry and MoMA among others. He is a co-creator of LilyPad XBee wearable radios, and Botanicalls, a system that allows thirsty plants to place phone calls for human help.

Sessions

Alasdair Allan (Babilim Light Industries), Rob Faludi (Digi International, NYU ITP, SVA IXD), Brian Jepson (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Julie Steele (Silicon Valley Data Science), Matt Wood (Amazon Web Services)
<strong>Part of <a href="http://oreilly.com/dataweek"class="external">NYC Data Week</a></strong>. By instrumenting the Strata venue with basic off-the-shelf sensors and mesh networking, we will observe and report on the conference, and generate interesting sociological data from the distributed sensor network. Stop by the lab to see the work in progress and hack on the data.

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