Tizen Developer Conference 2014 agenda and event highlights

More than a thousand developers and Tizen Platform Contributors will converge on San Francisco to learn about Tizen profiles for Wearables, Consumer Electronics and Automotive during the three-day event.

The Tizen Developer Conference today announced its 2014 conference agenda. The San Francisco-based show is taking place from June 2-4 and is expecting over a thousand developers. Hosted and produced by the Tizen Technical Steering Group with the support of a number of ecosystem partners, TDC is the world’s largest event focused exclusively on the growing developer ecosystem around the Tizen open source operating system for converged devices. This year, TDC’s schedule really illustrates how Tizen is becoming the operating system of everything.

Highlights of this year’s event include:

  • New Product Profiles and Platform Milestones—Developers attending this year’s event will see product demonstrations and presentations on emerging and established product profiles including a new Tizen SDK release for wearables, Tizen for Smart Televisions, and the new Tizen IVI 3.0.

  • The TDC 2014 “Tech Showcase”—A demonstration showcase featuring the latest in commercial Tizen devices, prototypes, reference devices and software demos related to automotive, consumer electronics, wearables, mobile and other “Internet-of-Things” (IoT) related devices.

  • Samsung Gear 2 smart watch and ultra-compact PC Intel® NUC Kit giveaways—Every registered attendee that comes to TDC will receive a free Samsung Gear 2 and an ultra-compact PC Intel NUC Kit to celebrate the growth of the Tizen developer and partner ecosystem, and the free and open nature of Tizen.

  • Presentations by Mobile and IoT Thought Leaders—This year’s speakers include executives, technology evangelists and experts from Appbackr, Expedia, iControl, Intel, The Linux Foundation, Marmalade, OpenMobile, Samsung and Stanford University discussing application development and technology trends related to automotive, IoT, mobile, wearables and a number of other fast-growing market opportunities.

Application developers, members of the media and analyst community, and other connected device ecosystem stakeholders can register for TDC 2014.