Future Connectivity Solutions Hosting Free Internet of Things Hands-On Workshops

Montreal, Canada – May 4, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, is offering free hands-on workshops focusing on the Internet of Things and how to create, connect and control.

These one-day workshops will introduce attendees to three key technologies for the Internet of Things: NFC, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth Smart. The event presents a great opportunity to learn about the latest wireless technology trends and to evaluate leading solutions by some of the industry leading manufacturers.  Attendees will receive free demo and evaluation boards and also have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with the manufacturers during demo fairs in between classes.

Upcoming dates and locations for the Create, Connect, Control workshop series include:

June 2, 2016                   Montreal, Quebec
June 7, 2016                   Long Island, New York
June 8, 2016                   Denver, Colorado
June 9, 2016                  Boston, Massachusetts
June 15, 2016                Seattle, Washington
June 16, 2016                Vancouver, British Columbia
June 21, 2016                San Antonio, Texas
June 23, 2016                Portland, Oregon
July 19, 2016                 Atlanta, Georgia
August 3, 2016              San Jose, California
August 9, 2016              Los Angeles, California
August 10, 2016            Irvine, California
August 11, 2016            San Diego, California
August 25, 2016            Minneapolis, Minnesota
August 31, 2016            Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
September 13, 2016       Toronto, Ontario
September 27, 2016       Kansas City, Kansas
September 29, 2016       Chicago, Illinois

Participating manufacturers are:

  • Atmel
  • Bosch
  • Cypress
  • GainSpan
  • Laird
  • Microchip
  • NXP
  • Panasonic
  • Qualcomm
  • Redpine Signals
  • Renesas
  • Silex Technology
  • STMicroelectronics
  • TE Connectivity

To find out more information or register for any of the free hands-on workshops offered by Future Connectivity Solutions, click here

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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