Claudio Vivante is a Software Engineer with interest in the convergence of technologies and their impact on people life. He is the founder of TOOLS for SMART MINDS (T4SM) a software company where he works now as R&D Director. For the past 20 years he has been working with different high tech projects to deliver solutions in different industrial fields (automotive and aerospace). He currently works on different projects to integrated RFID devices in several production system for the upcoming "Industrial Internet of Things" (IIoT). He is also involved in a new project based on National Instruments technology, to create smart networks of devices, capable to gather and process huge sets of sensor data, in real-time.