Amazon, Google, IKEA, Schneider Electric and More Join Silicon Labs’ ‘Works With 2021’

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Silicon Labs, a leader in secure, intelligent wireless technology for a more connected world, will host Works With 2021 on September 14-15 CT/September 15-16 CST (China Standard Time).

Silicon Labs has announced that Amazon, Google, IKEA, Schneider Electric, Konke, Landis+Gyr, X, the moonshot factory (Google-founded), City of Austin, Lifesmart, Tencent Cloud and Tuya will be delivering keynotes at Works With 2021, the defining Internet of Things (IoT) conference livestreaming for free to thousands of engineers, developers and technologists worldwide on September 14-15 CT/September 15-16 CST (China Standard Time).

Google, Amazon, and Schneider Electric will join Silicon Labs President Matt Johnson to kick off the conference on Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. CT. The companies will share insight into the new Matter protocol’s significance in simplifying product development while increasing product compatibility for consumers and its place within smart home and commercial roadmaps. Landis + Gyr, Google-X – the moonshot factory and City of Austin will deliver their keynotes on smart city technologies at 9:55 a.m. CT on Sept. 15. IKEA will join Silicon Labs CEO Tyson Tuttle for the closing remarks of Works With on Sept. 15 from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. CT.

Keynote speakers include:

  • Mike Harris, chief operating officer of Amazon’s Ring, which provides smart security solutions for every home
  • Michele Chambers Turner, senior director, Google Smart Home Ecosystem, which creates products that help keep homes comfortable, connected, and secure
  • Sitao MA, vice president and chief technology officer of connected living, Schneider Electric, a global leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation
  • Ulf Axelsson, IoT architect, IKEA, whose “Home Smart” smart home line provides products and solutions beyond conventional home furnishing
  • John Romero, vice president of industry solutions, Landis + Gyr, a global advanced metering solutions provider helping the world manage energy better
  • Raiford Smith, electric and gas utilities and technology senior executive at Google-X, the moonshot factory, who develop radical new technologies to help solve the world’s hardest problems
  • Mayor Steve Adler and City Manager Spencer Cronk, City of Austin
  • Konke, Lifesmart, Tencent Cloud, and Tuya will deliver opening keynotes for the APAC Region’s Works With sessions, which will be hosted on Sept. 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. CST and Sept. 16 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. CST. More details on APAC sessions, the press conference and speakers can be found here.

About Works With

Works With is your one connection to all things IoT. The annual conference gathers the biggest names in the industry, including IoT decision-makers and device developers, to share and receive practical training and educational sessions. Attendees leave with actionable insights to build, deploy and interconnect the latest smart home, smart city and industrial IoT (IIoT) technologies to accelerate market launch. Works With 2021 is held virtually and free of charge. This year’s agenda can be found here. For more information and to register for this year’s event, visit


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