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From Preventive to Predictive Maintenance
When we think of high-volume manufacturing, we often imagine a smoothly running factory with every machine functioning perfectly to turn out finished products efficiently and in volume.  Read More


Discover all the Building Blocks for the IoT with ST at IoT World 2018
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FlightSense™ – Presence Detection
The presences demo illustrates ST’s user-detection solution based on FlightSense™ Time-of-Flight technology, using the VL53L1 new generation of long-distance ranging sensor

  • Low-power user detection: The ToF sensor measures the distance between the user and the screen, to wake-up or lock the system when a user is approaching or leaving
  • Improved security: PC locked when user leaving
  • Power saving on Windows Hello login: camera started by the ToF sensor only when user approaching
ST Parts: Proximity Sensors

Solutions for Drones
The demo is an excellent example of Motor control solution from ST for both the drone propeller and the Gimbal stabilizing electromechanically the camera attached to the drone.
The solution is based on the following ST products:

  • MEMS (Gyroscope, pressure sensors, accelerometers, magnetometer)
  • Motor drivers (STSPIN32F0, STSPIN233)
  • STM32 microcontrollers

Wireless charging solutions
Implementing the Qi protocol in configurations for phones, tablets and wearables. Transmitter and receiver allow charging between devices

  • 5W and 15W solutions fully compliant with the Qi standard
  • 15 W solution using STWBC-EP transmitter and STWLC33 receiver
  • 2.5W solution for wearables using STWBC-WA transmitter and STWLC33 receiver
  • Dual function RX/TX solution using STWLC33 up to 15 W (RX) and 3W (TX) with the same coil for transmitting and receiving power

ST Parts: Wireless Charger ICs

USB-Type C Power Delivery
A typical use case: power negotiation using the STEVAL-ISC004V1  60W adapter as provider and the STEVAL-ISC005V1 as consumer.

  • Scalable and flexible offer for USB-PD controller, USB Type-C interface and AC-DC controller covering any application needs
  • Large portability of USB-PD middle-ware stack (X-CUBE-USBPD) to any STM32 family

ST Parts: USB Type-C and USB Power delivery

Bluetooth® Mesh for Smart Buildings & Industry
BlueNRG-Mesh is extending Bluetooth Low Energy connectivity to reach multiple IoT nodes and provides a turn-key solution to monitor, control and operate smart objects through a smartphone

  • Fully compliant with Bluetooth mesh spec 1.0 (
  • Easy-to-use Software Development Kit available for the BlueNRG product family
  • Android and iOS SDKs available for custom app development on smartphones

ST Parts: Bluetooth / Bluetooth Low Energy

Fast evaluation and development based on SensorTile and UNICLEO GUI

  • STM32L4 microcontroller, sensors and microphone for near-field VPA-enabled applications
  • Reduce the time to market using available hardware, software, GUI and algorithms

ST Parts: STM32L4, Bluetooth / Bluetooth Low Energy

Vibration Monitoring for Predictive Maintenance
Inertial and environmental sensors connected via IO-Link are used to detect the state of the motor, making it possible to predict degradation or failure

  • Vibration monitoring with cost-effective MEMS accelerometer over IO-Link industrial connectivity
  • STM32F4 microcontroller performs local real-time frequency/time domain analysis for early motor failure detection

ST Parts: STEVAL-IDP005V1 (ISM330DLCLPS22HBHTS221STM32F4L6362A) is fixed on the motors and is connected via IO-Link to the STEVAL-IDP004V1 (L6360STM32F2). The two motors are driven using one dual motor control board STEVAL-IHM042V1 (L6230STM32F3)

STM32L4+ Ultra-Low-Power Microcontroller
STM32L4+, with best-in-class power consumption, brings sharper user experiences & longer battery life to wearables & other smart objects. Demo on a round display

  • STM32L4+ ultra-low-power microcontrollers based on the high-performance ARM® Cortex®-M4 32-bit RISC core operating at a frequency of up to 120 MHz
  • Embedded advanced graphic peripherals: Chrom-ART Accelerator (DMA2D) and Chrom-GRC™ (GFXMMU) for memory optimization for round displays
  • Outstanding power consumption in all modes: Run, Sleep, LP RUN, LP Sleep, Stop, Standby, Shutdown

ST Parts: STM32L4+ series


STM32 LoRa node
STM32 LoRa node (based on the B-L072Z-LRWAN1: discovery kit) node efficiently samples temperature data and transmits the data using the LoRa radio to a MultiTech Gateway.

  • This data is then sent via the Senet connectivity platform to AWS. AVS interaction with STM32L0 LoRa node.
  • STM32 power shield and companion STM32CubeMonitor-Power gives detailed insights that would otherwise require an oscilloscope or other expensive test gear.
ST Parts:  STM32L0 series, ST Power Shield: (X-NUCLEO-LPM01A), STM32L0 Discovery kit LoRa, Sigfox, low-power wireless: (B-L072Z-LRWAN1): LoRaWAN software expansion for STM32Cube (I-CUBE-LRWAN)

IoT Starter Kits with LTE
The STM32L4-based cellular development kit connects a wide range of sensors to the cloud using LTE Cat-M network (low bitrate / low power consumption).

  • End-to-end application from sensor to cloud using STM32 Ecosystm
  • LTE Cat-M / NB-IoT development kit
  • IoT Enabler – rich features for a variety of use cases
  • Starter kits available now

ST PartsSTM32L4, MEMS and Sensors, AT&T IoT LTE Cat-M starter kit

Dev Kit

Starter Kit

Smart Parking Demo based on S2-LP SigFox ready Transceiver

  • IoT Node with BLE/LPWAN Dual-Radio
  • No need for a local gateway or access point
  • Parking payment with mobile device, with parking spot selection over Bluetooth low energy connection
  • Car detection based on proximity sensor
  • Designed for STM32ODE including stackable HW, Drivers, Middleware libraries and implementation examples

ST Parts: S2_LP; BlueNRG-1; VL6180X

STM32 High Performance
Far-field speech recognition on STM32F769 with 2 microphones. Based on Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree™ platform, it triggers word detection and DSP-Concepts audio front end with Acoustic Echo Cancellation, beamforming, source localization and noise reduction

  • Amazon Voice Services (AVS) far-field multi-microphone front end on MCU
  • USTM32 audio front end connects via gateway to AVS

ST Parts: STM32F769, MP34DT05-A

Secure Solutions
From Smart Cards to the Internet of Things, ST delivers a full range of scalable security solutions, to ensure peace of mind in the fast-growing connected digital world

  • Mobile security convergence of eSIM, eSE and NFC solutions (ST33/ST54)
  • Emergence of contactless wearable devices from passive (ST31) to active (ST53/ST54) IoT connectivity to the cloud secured (STSAFE)
ST Parts: Secure MCUs

STM32 Cloud Connectivity
Out of the box Cloud Connectivity to AWS, Azure or IBM using the STM32L4 Discovery kit IoT node.

  • Using STM32L4 ultra-low-power microcontrollers based on the high-performance ARM® Cortex®-M4 32-bit core with 1 Mbyte of Flash memory and 128 Kbytes of SRAM
  • Ready to run firmware example using Wi-Fi connectivity to support quick evaluation and development of cloud applications
  • Expandable to allow ST sensor technology (Motion MEMS) data to be published to the cloud for data analysis

ST parts and Links:
Hardware: B-L475E-IOT01A STM32L4 Discovery kit IoT node

NFC/RFID Readers: ST25R3911-Discovery Kit
Configuration and evaluation of the ST25R3911B NFC/RFID high-performance reader IC, via the dedicated PC GUI interface

  • ST25R3911B product line is ideal for battery-operated systems, access control, gaming, payment, and automotive applications
  • Features: 1.4 W high output power with high efficiency, antenna auto tuning, DPO (Dynamic Power Output), low power card wakeup, SPI, AP2P, VHBR
  • Complete reference design available from ST
ST Parts: NFC/RFID (ST25R3911B)

NFC/RFID Dynamic Tags: NFC Sensor Tag
NFC sensor node with Dynamic Tag Connectivity, to monitor environmental and motion variations. Use case example: asset tracking.

  • Multiple applications: Asset Tracking / Supply & Cold-Chain Management / Smart building, home, city and Farming / Retail and apparel / Smart packaging / Medical & pharmaceutical / Battery less sensing
  • Multiple ST technologies: NFC Dynamic tag for connectivity and energy harvesting, low power MCU, environmental sensors (pressure, humidity & temperature) and motion sensors (accelerometer and magnetometer), LDOs•Complete reference design available from ST

Showcases tamper detection (open/short) and 256-bit digital signature (TruST25™) via smartphone application, for product identification and anti-cloning

  • ISO/IEC 15693 NFC Forum Type 5 tag suited to “Connect the Unconnected”, product and accessory identification, clone detection, gaming applications...
  • Data protection: user memory and system configuration by encrypted password. Block permanent write protection
  • Identification and protection features : Kill mode & confidential mode, tamper detect, 32-byte TruST25™ digital signature, EAS capability
ST Parts: NFC/RFID ST25TV series

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Experts' Presentations

Other Partecipants
ST Speaker

Keynote Lighting Talk:
Semiconductors Accelerate IoT Growth

Tony Keirouz

Expo Ecoystem Keynote:
From Sensors to Cloud: The Case for a Complete Ecosystem for IoT Development

Manuel Cantone

Smart Home Panel:
Voice Control and Voice Activation for Smart Home

Sean Newton

Hands-on Workshop:
STM32L4 IoT Discovery Kit Hands-On Training: Simplifying IoT Cloud Connectivity for Embedded Devices

Slim Jallouli

Industrial IoT:
Fault Prediction with Vibration Monitoring

Vipin Bothra

Infrastructure:LPWAN Panel:
IoT Connectivity Options: Licensed or Unlicensed?

Marc Hervieu

Smart Building:
The advantages of Mesh Networking for Smart Buildings

Hary Radakichenane

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Simplifying IoT Cloud Connectivity for Embedded Devices: STM32L4 IoT Discovery Kit Hands-On Training Slim Jallouli & ST Team

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