Soft IoT - The combination Of Thin Energy And Flexible IoT - Applications In Wearables And Healthcare
Estrel Convention Center, Berlin, Germany
12:40 - 13:00
Speaker Biography (Pritesh Hiralal)
Dr. Pritesh Hiralal, CEO studied Physics and completed his Ph.D. in Engineering at the Cambridge University. He has spent time in business in Spain and set up Casa Hiralal S.L. and Zendal Backup. He has spent time in industry at the Nokia Research Centre working on high power energy storage, and has published 30+ papers and 8 patents in the field. He has consulted for materials as well as energy storage device companies. He spent time as a Research Associate as well as an adjunct lecturer at the University of Cambridge and is now a founder and CEO at Zinergy.
Company Profile (Zinergy UK Ltd)
Zinergy UK Ltd is a start-up founded in 2015 with headquarters in Cambridge. Zinergy is emerging as a company developing state of the art, thin film printed batteries that are mechanically flexible. Our technology is principally based around zinc electrodes and aims to compete in cost and performance to fill a niche of truly thin batteries below 0.5mm. The application of these batteries complements printed electronics devices in various markets, including active RFID tags, smart cards, medical patches, etc. The rechargeable version extends this to energy scavenging systems such as solar cells and wearables.