OCF Developer Training & Hackathon 2018

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OCF Developer Training & Hackathon 2018

June 21, 2018 @ 8:30 am - June 22, 2018 @ 12:00 pm

You are invited to attend OCF’s Developer Training & Hackathon Event.

This event includes several activities. You will get an overview on IoTivity, get your hands on and practice using the code, see all the tools available to you for product development, and then compete with the other attendees for fun prizes and bragging rights!

The deadline for registration has been extended to Thursday, June 14, 2018. Space is limited, so be sure to register today!


Developer Training: Thursday, June 21 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with OCF leadership and receive an overview of IoTivity from the technical staff who developed the code. Attendees will build a complete OCF sample device and control it from an Android phone during this session. They’ll also be able to see all the tools available for product development and ask any questions they may have. The OCF Developer Program page has some great resources to help you prepare for the event.

8:30am – 8:35am Schedule Review
8:35am – 8:45am OCF Architecture Introduction – Mark Trayer (Samsung)
8:45am – 8:55am IoTivity Overview – Kishen Maloor (Intel)
8:55am – 9:30am Security Introduction/Architecture – Nathan Heldt-Sheller (Intel)

9:30am – 9:45am Break

9:5am – 11:00am Introduction to the Tools available: Tool Chain – Wouter van der Beek (Cisco)
11:00am – 11: 15am Walk through Generated Code – Wouter van der Beek (Cisco)
11:15am – 11:35am Hardware Interfaces – Rami Alshafi (VTM)
11:35am – 11:55am Onboarding Tool / Generic Client – Diego Bartolome (Dekra)
11:55am – 12:00pm Device Spy Tutorial – Clarke Stevens (Shaw Communications)
12:00pm – 12:15pm Certification Test Tool – Rami Alshafi (VTM)

12:15pm – 12:30pm Grab Lunch – Working Lunch

12:30pm – 1:30pm Hands-On Lab – Up and running in 15 minutes or less – Clarke Stevens (Shaw Communications)

Then practice doing it yourself!

Hackathon Competition: 1:30pm Thursday, June 21 – 10:00am on Friday, June 22

Teams of 3 – 4 people will use the IoTivity code, the OCF developer tools, and their imaginations to create something cool. There are no limits or restrictions to what you create, just that no prior projects are allowed (start from scratch only).

Meals and snacks will be provided to participants throughout the competition.

Judging: 10:00am – 12:00pm Friday, June 22

Teams will be evaluated by a panel of judges who will score each team against a number of different criteria.

Awards Ceremony: 12:00pm – 12:30pm Friday, June 22

Awards will be presented to the top scoring team in each of 3 categories.

Attendance is free and open to both OCF Members and non-members. Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions about the event or how to register. We look forward to seeing you at the OCF Developer Training & Hackathon!

This is event is sponsored in part by:


June 21, 2018 @ 8:30 am
June 22, 2018 @ 12:00 pm


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