Chris LaPreSolutions Architect at Zigbee
Chris has been in the Zigbee embedded world since 2004 when he started working at Ember Corporation, which was later purchased by Silicon Labs. There he was the primary support for the Smart Energy program which represented the bulk of sales at the time. He went on to work at a number of startups and established companies in the Zigbee Home Automation space. He has been the Technology Lead at the Zigbee Alliance for over two years. Chris takes a role in several key initiatives for the Alliance, from recruiting and supporting new and expanding ecosystems, to providing technical expertise and guidance in our marketing and developer programs. He also presents on behalf of the Alliance in key market segments. Chris’s background is very strong in embedded systems, wireless, and developer community.