01 May 2012 Free HMI Engineering Workshop from Avnet Memec Free HMI Engineering Workshop from Avnet Memec 1st May 2012, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, UK Avnet Memec will be holding a hands-on HMI applications engineering workshop in partnership with Renesas. The event will focus on the latest microcontroller and display technologies and will be supported by industry experts. The microcontroller workshop offers a full hands-on technology experience supported by specialists from Renesas. The Renesas RX600, 32-Bit high-speed/ high-performance CPU product family will be the MCU of choice for this practical section and will be followed with a short seminar on good C programming practice provided by IAR. The displays technology section of the day will be provided by Avnet Embedded's technology experts who have an in-depth knowledge of the industry and its trends. The displays workshop will encompass the main touch technologies including analogue resistive, surface acoustic wave, and infrared. There will also be a discussion on the projected capacitive techniques employed in the latest Smartphone's and tablets, and Optical Bonding, a passive enhancement method to improve sunlight readability without increasing heat and power output. The one-day workshop will run from 9.00am until 4.00pm and each attendee will receive a free Starter Kit (RX62N) to continue their investigations after the event. A buffet lunch and refreshments will also be provided. Pre-loaded laptops will be available on the day for training purposes. There will be limited spaces available so early registration is highly recommend to avoid disappointment. Contributor Avnet Memec Comment on this article Websites http://www.avnet-memec.eu Companies Avnet Memec Ltd This material is protected by MA Business copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team. What you think about this article: Add your comments Name Email Comments Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published. Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.