In this talk Johan Stokking, tech lead Of the Things Network and CTO of The Things Industries looks into the near future. The number of installed IoT devices is predicted to reach 20 Billion by 2020. That’s a lot of endpoints. Johan takes us through all the different flavors of connectivity and the possibilities of LoRa, a long-range, lightweight network developers actually seem to like and use. The Things Network’s mission is to build a decentralized, open and crowdsourced IoT data network. They’re making great progress. Here Stokking explains how they intend to take it to the next level, with ever more nodes and an ever-growing community-based network.