Summer School on IoT and Embedded Systems Hosted by IIIT Bangalore (online, for women only)

Sponsored by Micron Technology Inc.


Dates: 7 to 14 July 2021

Academic coordinator:

Organizing institution: IIIT Bangalore

Platform: Zoom

Description of school:
Internet of Things (IoT) is a ubiquitous technology that involves a network of physical objects or “Things” that have sensors, software and other features to connect and exchange data with other “Things” over the internet. Several fields including but not limited to embedded systems, wireless sensor networks, automation, control and machine learning contribute to evolving IoT applications. This school will provide a thorough introduction to all the basic concepts of IoT along with hands-on demonstrations involving software and also IoT applications.

Speakers and Topics:

  • 7 July: "Introduction to Embedded Systems and IoT," Meenakshi D’Souza (IIIT Bangalore)
  • 8 July: "Introduction to IoT, IoT Simulation Environments," Sudip Misra (IIT Kharagpur)
  • 9 July: "IoT Security, Sponsor Session," Sourin Sarkar (Micron Technology)
  • 10 July: "Arduino Programming," Deepak Gangadharan (IIIT Hyderabad)
  • 12 July: "IoT Applications and Case Studies," Yogesh Simmhan (IISc Bangalore)
  • 13 July: "Fog and Edge Computing for IoT," Deepak Gangadharan (IIIT Hyderabad)
  • 14 July: "IoT Communication," Debabrata Das (IIIT Bangalore)

Background/prior courses recommended for this Women Only school (preferred but not mandatory):

  • C programming
  • Embedded Systems