401 Tech Bridge Virtual Tech Talk
July 27 at Noon
FEATURING: KUNAL MANKODIYA, PHD,
DIRECTOR OF WEARABLE BIOSENSING LAB, UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND
401 Tech Bridge is hosting informal 30-minute virtual tech talks to foster a forum for learning and sharing. The talks will feature guests from academia, industry, and government to talk about new topics each month.
Kunal Makodiya’s embedded computing design of a smart-textile ECG system earned him the 2010 SYSTEX Award, University of Ghent, Belgium. He is an associate editor of the IEEE Internet of Things Journal and the Frontiers Journal of Wearable Electronics. He regularly organizes scientific workshops/symposiums on IOT for healthcare at various international conferences. He also organizes Hack-a-Thons every year to promote entrepreneurial thinking in the areas including IOT, healthcare, and aging. His course on Wearable IOT blends design thinking with IOT concepts to nurture entrepreneurial skills in students from various backgrounds. He holds MS (University of Luebeck, Germany) and BE (Saurashtra University, India) degrees in Biomedical Engineering.