This is great news--IGBTs and the other items and persons for which the medals were given have contributed greatly to our progress. It's too bad this recognition received almost no media attention; they were busy following the doings of Hollywood celebs, I guess.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.