The Workshop focuses on IoT and AI, starting from an high-level introduction to a guided technical training and hands-on of the hardware and software solutions available.



Join our two day AI & IOT workshop including an 'UP Squared AI Vision X Developer Kit' for only $455 instead of the MRSP of $519!

  • Two days workshop
  • including lunch
  • including UP Squared AI Vision X Developer kit


The costs for attending the workshop without a
developer kit are $120 per day (including lunch)

Sarosh Quraishi

Intel - Machine Learning Specialist

Sarosh studied PhD in Mechanical Engineering and completed postdoc in Applied Mathematics from Technical University at Berlin. Afterwards he worked at a few startups in Berlin in Machine learning domain.

Since Dec 2016 he is Technical solution specialist (Machine learning/AI) within data center group of Intel. He is focused on industrial applications of AI and machine learning especially in conjunction with data center products.

Maarten Struys

Microsoft - IoT Solution Architect

Maarten Struys is an IoT Solution Architect at Microsoft. In his current role, he works with IoT ecosystem partners, mainly in EMEA, enabling them to build repeatable IoT solutions and to connect edge devices securely to Azure.

Before moving into a technical sales role, Maarten was a software developer. He has been working with many different versions of the Microsoft Windows Operating Systems for over 25 years, building embedded and mobile solutions with focus on the Industrial Automation and Healthcare verticals.

Fabrizio Del Maffeo

AAEON Europe VP & Managing Director
UP Bridge The Gap Founder

Graduated from Politecnico di Milano University with a Master Degree in Telecommunication Engineering, Fabrizio started his career in Accenture Technology Solutions as a software engineer. Shortly after, he joined Comprel – B2B industrial electronic distributor part of Esprinet Group- where he was appointed as the Product Manager Industrial Computers.

In 2009, after leading for 5 years the Business Unit Industrial PC, Automation & Display of Comprel, he joined Advantech Europe as South Europe Sales Manager. In his 5 years in Advantech, Fabrizio successfully managed moving to France in 2011 as Sales Director South Europe and Country Manager France. Before long, he was promoted to Sales Director Embedded Group for Northern, Southern, Easter Europe and Sales Director Europe Digital Signage of Advantech Europe in the Netherlands.

In 2014 Fabrizio joined AAEON Europe as Managing Director Europe.

Marco Barbato

AAEON AI & IOT Product
Development Director

Technical and product development Director of AAEON Europe, ASUS Industrial PC company, spent 15+ in the industrial PC industry gathering a broad experience in customer’s support, ODM project management and product development.

Highly technology passionate with the “habit” of hands-on, always looking for new ideas (moderately disruptive if possible) to improve the AAEON products’ unique values, especially into the Internet of Things area.

Daniele Cleri

AAEON AI & IOT Software Architect
UP Community Manager

Aling Wu

AAEON AI & IOT Alliance Director
eCommerce Sales Director