Adam Dunkels, PhD, is the CEO and co-founder of Thingsquare, the
creator of the Contiki open source OS, and an Internet of Things
pioneer. The MIT Technology Review named him one of the top 35
innovators in the world for having created the minimal wireless
networking protocols that allow almost any device to communicate over
the Internet. Most of today's Internet of Things products are powered
by software he created.
He is a recipient of the ACM SIGOPS EuroSys Roger Needham
award and the ERCIM Cor Baayen award. He is a co-founder of the IPSO
Alliance together with a group of major IoT industry vendors. He has
authored and co-authored over 80 scientific papers and has served on
many top-tier scientific committees.
His book, "Interconnecting Smart
Objects with IP - the Next Internet", co-authored with JP Vasseur and
with a foreword by Vint Cerf, was published in 2010.