Automating with the Internet of Things

Date(s) - 03/29/2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm



Ever wonder what it’s like to be inside of Bill Gates house or on the Star Trek Enterprise? The Internet of Things has brought this reality and using the Internet of Things can help your library run smoother, cheaper and more efficiently.  This webinar will cover the ins and outs of putting together an automated environment.
We’ll cover:  
  •  voice activation
  • activity scripting
  •  security monitoring
  •  and building in touch interfaces into your walls.

Can’t attend the live event? Register over here for access to the recording, made available within 7 days of the live webinar.

This course will cover all the various hardware you will need and also cover some of the basic how-tos of wiring your own electric switches up. (Disclaimer: Hiring a electrician is recommended.) By then end of this webinar we’ll have your preliminary shopping list built and you’ll be on your way to building the library of the future.

Biography ~ Brian Pichman
Brian Pichman is a technology enthusiast, sharing his thoughts and ideas to libraries so they can become more interactive, innovative, collaborative, and engaging. He is a web developer with experience designing websites. Brian started a collaborative platform called the Evolve Project which aims to change the way people see libraries by introducing new technology and concepts for libraries. Libraries need to re-position themselves as community anchors in order to succeed in today’s culture.

Biography ~ Justin Denton
Justin Denton is a Technology Innovator, from developing new Technologies at IBM which were deployed to millions of new IBM machines between 2002 to 2011 to being the Faculty Lead and acting Dean for the School of Technology at Rasmussen College. Justin has always taken to heart the continued evolution of implementing technology into his day to day work.

In his most recent endeavor Justin has taken on the role of Senior Manager with Collegis Education for which he runs a division of the company that is focused on supporting over 40 College’s and Universities’ online classroom environments. His current focus is to provide industry leading levels of support to the Higher Education Industry as well as grooming team members of the support center into high performing technology professionals ready to promote into elevated roles or responsibility within the company. Justin’s passions are new technologies, education, business process development, and accelerating the growth of individuals through custom tailoring learning technologies.


Registration is closed for this event.