F3 Wireless Named Finalist for 2020 Tekne Awards
F3 Wireless is a finalist for the Minnesota Technology Association 2020 Tekne Awards in the Edge Computing & IoT category. For the past two decades, the Tekne Awards have recognized organizations that are leading-edge innovators in science and technology throughout Minnesota. The 2020 Tekne Awards celebration on November 18 will reveal winners among the finalists in 16 categories.
F3 Wireless is a finalist in the Edge Computing & IoT award category for work with MSA Safety to help firefighters in search and rescue situations. MSA Safety Incorporated makes sophisticated safety products that help protect workers who may be exposed to a variety of hazardous conditions. F3 Wireless is helping MSA go to market with a product that will increase situational awareness on the fire scene for firefighters in a building and incident command. This product will help firefighters be more effective in search and rescue situations. F3 Wireless navigated and mitigated antenna/RF related performance issues and prepared MSA for certifications with their Gas Detector device.
Finding innovative approaches to making objects smarter through embedded technology and connections to a network is the cornerstone of our business value, and we are honored to be a finalist!” said Chris Anderson, CTO of F3 Wireless.
Each year, the Tekne Awards shine a spotlight on the people and organizations driving Minnesota’s innovation economy,” said Jeff Tollefson, President and CEO of the Minnesota Technology Association. “This year, we are excited to honor those organizations that played a significant role in spearheading science and technology innovation in Minnesota and around the world.”
A full list of Tekne finalists and November 18 gala details is available online at tekneawards.org.