The Plan For The Kick-Off Event

Timetable


Kickstart - Morning Session | 9:30 to 13:00 | Invite Only

The morning session is to set the direction and approach.  We want to find out how much appetite there is and to find a way of collaborating for mutual benefit.  This is a key session for decision makers and those setting policies.

 

09:30    Arrival and registration (with coffee)

10:00    Welcome - objectives and agenda                

10:20    Introduction to LoRa                       

10:45    Experiences Building a LoRa Community         

11:30    Coffee

11:45    Call to action - facilitated discussion                

  • Offers to contribute - problems, people or resources
  • Steering Group
  • Infrastructure
  • Projects to build understanding and momentum
  • Smart City Hackathon
  • Hull infrastructure
  • Activity groups
  • Scheduled meetups

13:00    Lunch

 

Technical Workshop - Afternoon Session |  14:00 to 16:00 | Open to all

The afternoon session will look in more detail at the technology.  This session is aimed at those with a technical interest - who might want to learn more and potentially participate in projects.


14:00    The Technology                            

  • Example LoRa architecture              
  • The Things Network                       
  • Commercial products                   
  • Provisioning                         
  • Security                        

15:00 Applications                           

  • Strengths
  • Limitations
  • Data rate
  • Range

16:00    Close