Why a consumer-oriented Internet of Things centre in Sweden? Kristina Höök
Consumer-oriented Internet of Things? What is it? Why focus on consumer-oriented IoT- apps? A call for: –A top-notch research centre integrating tech and design –Focus on consumers –A political vision
From personal to thriving on big data Internet of Sports Internet of Play Internet of Wellbeing Internet of Recreatio n Internet of Arts
Selling reality back to users Longing for the real Constructing yourself and your reality Living in IoT-world as performance Medialisation of reality
Focus on consumer apps -–why? Huge market Unique position worldwide Creating desirable solutions challenging Consumer-oriented IoT-apps challenge todays technical & infrastructural solutions A means to popularising and spreading solutions & infrastructure (… and then we can better tackle the rest…)
Unique expertise in Sweden? Applications & novel media Programming and networking the things Creating value from big data System solutions for big data
Consumer-oriented Internet of Things! What is it? –Digitalised things + big data Why focus on consumer-oriented IoT-apps? –Huge market! Challenge! And about LIFE! A call for: –A top-notch research centre integrating tech and design: some of the best Swedish researchers in the area are here today! –Focus on consumers: cool examples demoed here today! –A political vision: where is it?