The Things Conference City Edition
The Things Conference makes a tour and drops by 50 cities around the globe to host half-day sessions. The City Editions share the culture of The Things Conference and focus on sharing knowledge to realize reliable, secure and scalable LoRaWAN solutions.
What is The Things Conference City Edition?
The City Editions are professional get-togethers, hosted by The Things Industries’ Partners. The events aim at educating people to make better use of LoRaWAN and to find partners who can support each other with realizing professional solutions.
The events focus on local areas, take up half a day and aim at 50 to 100 participants.
– Hands-on technical workshop
– Presentation on LoRaWAN, The Things Network and The Things Industries
– 2 short presentations about live use cases
– Demos/small booths where partners can showcase devices, gateways and applications.
Why should you host a City Edition?
City Editions are professional events, targeting enterprises to join. It’s not a Meetup for makers, but an enterprise event where different stakeholders that are seriously interested in deploying or implementing LoRaWAN take part.
Promote yourself as the LoRaWAN partner in you region by claiming your expertise. The Things Network will fully back you with the marketing of the event, and after organizing the event you can apply for becoming a local partner of The Things Network: thethingsnetwork.org/support/
When are The Things Conference City Edition planned?
To be defined by the local host. Ideally organized in April/May 2020.
Requirements for hosting The Things Conference City Edition?
City Edition organizers are knowledgeable about LoRaWAN, The Things Network and The Things Industries and can answer any technical- and business related questions. Organizers are registered as an organization and have the resources to organize events for 50 to 100 people. The events can be fully sponsored by the host, or a ticket fee will cover the expenses of the event.
How The Things Industries supports you in organizing the City Edition
Marketing – you event will be added to our Conference website and you will be featured in our social media campaign, starting in the end of March.
Knowledge – The Things Organizers are happy to advise you on organizing the City Edition. Thus far, The Things Industries has organized 3 conferences up to 1500 participants and learned a thing or two along the way.
Content – Templates will be shared for hosting workshops and presentations on LoRaWAN, The Things Network and The Things Industries