Full Name
Shivakumar Mathapathi
Job Title
Co-Founder and CTO
Dew Mobility - a division of Dew Software Inc
Speaker Bio
Shivakumar Mathapathi
Co-Founder and CTO, Dew Mobility
Team Lead Global City team challenges hosted by National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA
Industry Advisor- Senior Design Project- Department of Electrical Engineering, Santa Clara University, CA
Capstone Industry Advisor- MSIS- Smart City project- Santa Clara University, CA, USA
Guest Lecture – IoT course – School of Engineering – Santa Clara University, CA USA.
Mentor: Senior Design Project - Sonoma State University, CA, USA.

Shivakumar Mathapathi is the Co-Founder and CTO of Dew Mobility. He is the Team Lead for Global City team challenge hosted by National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST USA). Shivakumar has over 25 years of experience in product development, design and faculty. Mathapathi is a seasoned technologist, entrepreneur, instructor and practitioner on the Internet of Things (IoT) with extensive experience as lead faculty, lab-practice and mentorship in executing smart city, smart agriculture, assisted living and other IoT related projects. He has designed study programs and academic syllabus for The IoT course, a Masters curriculum (4 units) taught at Santa Clara University and California Polytechnic State University. He led capstone design project at Cal Poly (part of California State University) to design and develop IoT cloud platform needed for smart city.

Mr. Mathapathi has contributed to build the ecosystem and establish innovation pathways for the OpenIoT project, a blueprint and awarded Open Source project in the Internet of Things for smart Cities sponsored by the European commission. He is focused on academic research and Innovation and he is involved in architecture design and development of smart city projects such as smart trash monitoring, Flood monitoring and smart trail traffic monitoring – designed for the City of San Luis Obispo. California.

Mr. Mathapathi is also a team lead for Global City team Challenge (GCTC) project hosted by the National Institute of Standards and technology (NIST) under the Department of Commerce, USA. GCTC team comprises of Sonoma State University, Santa Clara University, City of San Leandro, City of Galway (Ireland) and City of Rohnert Park, CA.
Mr. Mathapathi has designed IoT development kit (patent file pending) .The Kit enables design proof of concept (PoC) for IoT application. The kit consists of various sensors viz Temperature, Humidity, Air quality (CO2), Light, pressure and Gas sensors.
He is invited speaker for several IoT conference and workshop). He is the reviewer of multiple IEEE papers on IoT. Recently his paper was accepted by Linux Foundation- Open Networking Summit and Open IoT conference.

Mr. Mathapathi delivered following workshop/key note and paper presentations:

Paper accepted and presented Linux foundation - Open Networking Summit

Connected City – How to Design a Smart City – IoT based (To be launched on March 28th, 2017

IoT 101 workshop:

Linux Foundation – paper accepted and presented: Open IoT summit

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST): Global City Team Challenge:

The Open IoT Day on Feb 11th, 2015 Fraunhofer Institute, Karlsruhe, Germany
Assisted living projects using ARM technology for sensors and OpenIoT platform

IoT West, Las Vegas – Nov 5th and 6th 2015 - Smart City Innovation

Designers of Things – San Jose Convention Center – Dec 2nd and 3rd 2015. Smart City – Environment

Shivakumar Mathapathi