Kipp Bradford

Kipp Bradford
Founder/President, The Kippworks

Website | @kippworks

Kipp Bradford is an educator, technology consultant, and entrepreneur with a passion for making things. He is one of the USA Science and Engineering Festival’s Nifty Fifty. He is also the Demo Chair of the "Open Hardware Summit":http://2013.oshwa.org/participate/ and a featured innovator at "Frost & Sullivan’s GIL 2013":http://frostevents.wordpress.com/. As the former "Senior Design Engineer and Lecturer":http://research.brown.edu/research/profile.php?id=1296749291 at the Brown University School of Engineering, Kipp taught several engineering design and entrepreneurship courses. He has founded startups in the fields of transportation, consumer products, HVAC, and medical devices, including the "Data Sensing Lab":http://datasensinglab.com/ and "Revolution By Design":http://www.revolutionxdesign.org/. Kipp is a Fellow at the College of Design, Engineering and Commerce at Philadelphia University, and an Adjunct Critic at the "Rhode Island School of Design":http://www.risd.edu/Graduate_Studies/Kipp_Bradford/. He coauthored "Distributed Network Data":http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920028802.do. He serves on the boards of RIMOSA, The Providence Athenaeum, the community arts organization "AS220":http://as220.org/, and on the technical advisory board of "MAKE Magazine":http://makezine.com/, in addition to co-organizing Rhode Island’s mini Maker Faire.

Sessions

Open Hardware
Location: E145/146
Alasdair Allan (The Thing System, Inc.), Kipp Bradford (The Kippworks)
Average rating: **...
(2.88, 16 ratings)
This hands-on workshop will walk you through building a simple distributed sensor network. Using an Arduino board, off-the-shelf sensors, and XBee radios, we'll show you how to put together an individual sensor platform (commonly known as a "mote") and how to network more than one of these platforms together to build a small scale distributed network. Read more.

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