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Sponsoring and Talks
TNG sponsored the SoCraTes in Soltau and was represented by a group of participants.
Java Forum Stuttgart and Talks
TNG sponsored the Java Forum Stuttgart again this year and was represented by a large group of participants. One of our employees gave a talk "JGiven: a developer-friendly BDD-framework for Java".
We also held a workshop "Node.js for Designers" at the WebVisions in Barcelona and a talk "Feedback loops in practice: speed is key" at the TU Munich in Garching. We also organized the PHP Usergroup in Munich.
Bavaria's Best 50
In 2015 TNG was amongst the awardees of "Bavaria's Best 50" for the third time.
Big Techday, DWX and IKOM
This year's TNG Big Techday took place on June 12 in the HVB Forum Munich with 34 exciting talks and 500 attendees. We also gave a talk "Fiction or Reality? Gesture control and the next wave of 3D Cameras" at the DWX Developer Week 2015, as well as a demo session at the associated Community Night. As part of the attached press workshop, an interview with TNG employees about current developments in 3D camera technology was shown on Bavarian television's flagship news programme.
We were also present at the IKOM at the TU Munich.
Burda Hackday "Future of Finance"
A team of TNG consultants took part in the Burda Hackday. They were awarded the "special prize for the highest economic impact" by the Bavarian Minister for Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology for their app "BlitzPay". The app used the technologies React, Flux, Node.js, Material-UI, and ripple-lib.
Augmented World Expo 2015
TNG was invited by Intel to present the prototype of an "Augmented Rift" at the Augmented World Expo 2015 in Santa Clara (California, USA), from 8th to 10th June 2015. A fully augmented visual experience can be created with the help of an Oculus Rift and a RealSense 3D camera. The Augmented Rift can, for example, perform heartbeat detection, facial recognition and measure distances.
Talks and fairs
We gave the talk "See like a Terminator - Augmented Reality with Oculus Rift and Intel RealSense" at the RealSense Hands-on Lab in London.
We were also presented at the LMU Munich's industry meeting for IT & Communications and organized the Munich PHP User Group.
We held talks at the Akka Night and the Munich Java User Group.
We were presenting talks at the IoT Developer Days 2015 in Utrecht/Netherlands and at the SE Live in Achenkirch/Austria.
We held talks at .concat(), the web development conference in Austria, as well as at the Munich PHP User Group and the Intel Developer Meetup at Wayra Munich.
We were also represented at the Javaland Conference with a showcase and demo sessions in the community lab.