7th get-together of the friendly Operating System for the Internet of Things

Hamburg, Germany and online


Let's meet face to face!

About RIOT

RIOT is the friendly operating system for the Internet of Things. If you cannot run Linux on your device due to constrained hardware, use RIOT! RIOT explicitly implements the idea of an open Internet. It supports all relevant standards and is distributed under open source license. You find more details on www.riot-os.org.

The RIOT community consists of companies, academias, and hobbyist, distributed all around the world. RIOT aims to implement all relevant open standards supporting an Internet of Things that is connected, secure, durable & privacy-friendly.

About the RIOT Summit

Over the last years, RIOT has emerged as one of the agile and state of the art operating system for the IoT. The previous Summits were a big success. It’s time to meet again!

The RIOT Summit aims for bringing together RIOTers, beginners and experts, as well as people interested in the IoT in general and decision makers who plan to deploy RIOT in the future. The event combines plenary talks, hands-on tutorials, and break-out sessions. The Summit will not only inform about latest developments but will also help to gather feedback from the community to shape the RIOT future.


What can you expect?

This is the seventh summit of the RIOT community. We will put hell of a lot of energy to make this a special event.

  • Great talks
  • Lively demos and tutorials
  • Social networking
  • No registration fees but reservation is needed

Why should you attend?

It’s like vacation. Once a year you should come together with the members of the community to reflect on the past and push the future.

  • Contact with senior and junior RIOT developers
  • Latest community news
  • Participation is free

Why should you sponsor?

RIOT is a community product and we want to involve as many people as possible. We don’t want to introduce fees and need your help!

  • Explicit support of the RIOT community
  • High visibility
  • Different sponsor levels
  • Connect with RIOT developers and users

The RIOT Summit: 2 days of great talks, tutorials, and demos for IoT enthusiasts.

You want to give a talk or present a demo? Please submit!

Keynote Speaker

Felix Paulini
Product Owner for InnerSource implementation sayWoT!, Siemens, "Web of Things – What is it all about?"


Hannes Tschofenig
Engineer, ARM, "Improving IoT Security with Arm-based Processors"
Göran Selander
Principal Researcher, Ericsson, "Building lightweight security standards on CBOR, COSE and CoAP"
Martine Lenders
Researcher, Freie Universität Berlin, "DNS over CoAP"
Helge Taubert & Simon Brummer
Zühlke, , "We have thrown RIOT out of a project. Would we do it again?"
Gilles Doffe
Embedded Linux & Firmware Senior Engineer, Rtone, "RIOT OS and mobile robotics"
Stefan Schmidt
Principal Solution Architect Open Source, Huawei, "Meet the Oniro project"
José I. Álamos
Researcher, HAW Hamburg, "DSME-LoRa: An assessment of IEEE 802.15.4e DSME over LoRa"
Jürgen Fitschen
Systems Engineer, SSV Software Systems, "A Status Report on Seamless Power Management with RIOT-OS"
Sören Tempel
Ph.D. student, University of Bremen, "Automated Testing of RIOT modules using SymEx-VP"
Koonwen Lee
Rising Senior, Yale-NUS College, "Mirage/RIOT Hybrid Operating System"
Benjamin Valentin
Embedded software engineer, ML!PA, "Firmware Updates from RIOT to RIOT: A practical guide"
Sam Kumar
PhD student, UC Berkeley, "Performant TCP for Low-Power Wireless Networks"


Monday, September 5

09:00am (UTC+2): Registration and Coffee

09:00am - 11:30am (UTC+2): RIOT Tutorial

11:30am - 11:45am (UTC+2): Welcome & Recap (Video)

11:45am- 12:45pm (UTC+2): Keynote

  • Felix Paulini, "Web of Things - What is it all about?" (Video, Abstract)

12:45pm - 2:00pm (UTC+2): Lunch

2:00pm - 3:30pm (UTC+2): Session Applications

  • Gilles Doffe (Rtone), "RIOT OS and mobile robotics" (Video, Abstract)
  • Helge Taubert & Simon Brummer (Zühlke), "We have thrown RIOT out of a project. Would we do it again?" (Video, Abstract)

  • Stefan Schmidt (Huawei), "Meet the Oniro project" (Video, Abstract)

3:30pm - 4:00pm (UTC+2): Coffee Break

4:00pm- 5:30pm (UTC+2): Session Networking

  • Sam Kumar (UC Berkeley), "Performant TCP for Low-Power Wireless Networks" (Video, Abstract)
  • José I. Álamos (HAW Hamburg), "DSME-LoRa: An assessment of IEEE 802.15.4e DSME over LoRa" (Video, Abstract)

  • Benjamin Valentin (ML!PA), "Firmware Updates from RIOT to RIOT: A practical guide" (Video, Abstract)

5:30pm- 6:00pm (UTC+2): Planning breakout sessions

7:00pm (UTC+2): Social

Tuesday, September 6

09:00am - 10:30am (UTC+2): General Assembly

10:30am - 12:30am (UTC+2): Breakout Sessions

12:30pm - 1:30am (UTC+2): Lunch

1:30pm- 3:00pm (UTC+2): Session Security

  • Göran Selander (Ericsson), "Building lightweight security standards on CBOR, COSE and CoAP" (Video, Abstract)
  • Martine Lenders (Freie Universität Berlin), "DNS over CoAP" (Video, Abstract)

  • Hannes Tschofenig (ARM), "ARM V8.1 Trustzone Architecture" (Video, Abstract)

3:00pm - 3:15pm (UTC+2): Coffee Break

3:15pm - 4:45pm (UTC+2): Session System Improvements

  • Sören Tempel (University of Bremen), "Automated Testing of RIOT modules using SymEx-VP" (Video, Abstract)
  • Koonwen Lee (Yale-NUS College), "Mirage/RIOT Hybrid Operating System"(Video, Abstract)

  • Jürgen Fitschen (SSV Software Systems), "A Status Report on Seamless Power Management with RIOT-OS"(Video, Abstract)

4:45pm - 5:15pm (UTC+2): Open Mic

5:15pm - 5:30pm (UTC+2): Wrap-Up

The social will be at ÜberQuell

The address is St. Pauli Fischmarkt 28-32 20359 Hamburg.
To get there, you can either take trains S1 or S2 from Berliner Tor station to Landungsbrücken and walk 10 minutes, or take the bus 2 from U S Berliner Tor (Beim Strohhause) to Hafentreppe.

Don't forget to bring your badge!

Travel Information


Hamburg University of Applied Sciences
Building A, Room 1.12 (1st floor)
Berliner Tor 5
20099 Hamburg, Germany

Venue homepage: https://haw-hamburg.de/


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    Air travel

    Hamburg is well connected via plane, https://www.hamburg-airport.de/. From Hamburg airport, you can reach the venue in ~30minutes using public transport.

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    Train travel

    Hamburg Central station is only 15 minutes away by foot from the RIOT Summit venue. Alternatively, you can take the metro, using metro line U1 one stop to Lohmühlenstr.

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    Public transport

    The public transport is operated by https://www.hvv.de/.

Nearby Accomodations


Novotel Suites Hamburg City

High to mid budget. Relatively large rooms.

Address: Lübeckertordamm 2, 20099 Hamburg, Germany
Distance to venue: 50m by foot

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Motel One

Mid budget.

Address: Steindamm 102, 20099 Hamburg,Germany
Distance to venue: 170m by foot

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Generator Hostel

Low budget.

Address: Steintorplatz 3, HamburgGermany20099
Distance to venue: 1.1 km by foot (close to the central station)

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The last six RIOT Summits were a great success!

Check out the highlights from last year’s online event, which more than 150 participants enjoyed.

Speakers Program & SlidesVideos

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Registration start?

    When does registration start?

    You can register here: https://riot-summit2022.eventbrite.com/


  • Remote participation?

    Will you provide options for remote participation?

    We highly encourage all participants to join us on-site in Hamburg. We will, however, also provide options to join the presentations remotely and to participate in the Q&As.


  • Organizers?

    Who organizes the RIOT Summit?

    The RIOT Summit 2022 is organized by the Internet Technologies group at HAW Hamburg and the Internet Technologies group at Freie Universität Berlin. You can contact the organizers via summit@riot-os.org.


  • Registration fees?

    How much does registration at the RIOT Summit costs?

    Participating at the RIOT Summit 2022 will be free of charge. However, explicit registration is mandatory for planning purposes.


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