IoT Smart Home Monitoring Workshop



Description The workshop will go through the overview of a smart home monitoring system from retrieving sensor data to visualizing useful information to cloud platform and user interface.
Learning Outcomes

On completion of the workshop, learners are expected to be able to:

  1. Understand the concept and applications of the Internet of Things (IoT) in the context of smart home monitoring systems.
  2. Develop proficiency in micro:bit programming
Contact Hours
  • 2 – 3  hours
Learning Contents
  • Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Thingspeak Account Setup
  • Introduction to micro:bit Programming
  • Wi-Fi Connection with micro:bit
  • Retrieving Sensor Data and Visualize in ThingSpeak
  • Building Smartphone App with App Inventor
  •  Case Study of Smart Technology in Logistics Industry
Supporting Tools
  • Laptop/PC with Windows 10 or above x 1
  • micro:bit x 1
  • Robot:bit x 1
  • ESP8266 ESP-01 WiFi Module x 1
  • Dupont Wire (Female-to-Female) x 8
  • Micro USB Cable x 1
  • USB Type C Cable x 1
  • Android Tablet x 1
  • Wi-Fi Router x 1