Unlock human behavior with smart flooring

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Joe Scanlin is the co-founder and CEO of Scanalytics, which transforms physical spaces into intelligent environments through smart floor sensors and predictive analytics. In this episode, Joe reveals how Scanalytics is harnessing the power of sensor-enabled flooring to unlock valuable insights into how people move through space and time and how it impacts their behavior. He shares the benefits this can have across industries from optimizing traffic flow in bustling commercial spaces to detecting falls in senior living facilities to saving energy costs for smart buildings. Listen in to hear how this true innovator is helping create a smarter, more efficient, and more data-powered world.  Content warning: Please note this episode mentions school shootings.

  • 7:40 - How Joe co-founded Scanalytics 
  • 13:00 - The design of Scanalytics’ floor sensors
  • 16:30 - Unlocking space utility and energy savings
  • 18:10 - How Scanalytics’ floor sensors work
  • 20:45 - Applications for Scanalytics technology
  • 24:45 - How Scanalytics compares to IoT sensors and cameras
  • 34:45 - Where to learn more about Scanalytics

About the There's a Device for That podcast

Discover the unprecedented device-based solutions changing the world around us.

There’s A Device For That! showcases the unprecedented device-based solutions changing the world around us and bringing to life experiences we once didn’t think possible. In each episode, our host, Sudhir Reddy, chats with an industry leader driving cutting-edge technology, such as line-busting devices, AI-enabled doorbells, and next-generation connectivity solutions, to explore what kind of impact they’re making and what’s in store for the future. Join us to uncover the progressive ideas transforming our daily lives, from how we work to how we play to how we connect.

There’s A Device For That! is brought to you by Esper, the industry's first DevOps platform for device fleets. For a full list of all episodes, head here.


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Alex Deane
Alex Deane

Alex is a Content Marketing Manager with 7+ years experience in content creation, creative direction, and project management for tech companies. When it comes to writing about technology, she prioritizes on making complicated topics easier to understand and fully believes that tech writing doesn't have to be boring.

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