Sigfox USA, the US network subsidiary of the global network operator Sigfox, as per recent reports, hosted a talk session (it’s first) — Sigfox Tech Talk — at the Chicago Connectory, as part of the company’s cooperation with the IoT co-creation space. The event, which was scheduled on Thursday, Mar. 7th 2019, kicked off with a bang, fostering IoT entrepreneurs in the greater Chicago area by lending them a helping hand to ideate, innovate, and accelerate the creation of connected hardware solutions on a global scale.
“We are excited to be working with Sigfox U.S.A. to educate startups on the availability of technology to support their business growth,” commented Fermin Fernandez, manager of the Chicago Connectory.
All participating startups will be provided tools such as free connectivity, developer kits, hands-on workshops, individual coaching, along with an online course platform. Furthermore, the startups will also have access to Sigfox’s global network, offering them the opportunity to work side by side with some of the best incubators and venture capitalists in the IoT connectivity industry. Moreover, they also get to tap into the immense expertise and skill offered by Sigfox’s dedicated team of engineers and experts to gain technical knowledge and valuable insight into testing and developing connected solutions.
“It was natural that we chose to join forces with Chicago Connectory,” said Raouti Chehih, Chief Adoption Officer, Sigfox. “This collaboration allows us to offer the best opportunities to our unique IoT ecosystem, which includes everyone from hobbyists, students, developers, startups, SMEs and big players, and is deployed in more than 100 countries.”