Peter Gallagher

Information & Communications Technology

IoT Azure IoT alexa Particle Electronics aws Arduino Dot NET Core devops

Loughborough, England, United Kingdom

Azure IoT Hubs from End to End with Raspberry Pi and Node.Js - Workshop

Do you want to put your Raspberry pi to use and remotely monitor the temperature in your loft to save energy? Or perhaps send a tweet out when someone comes into your office?

This workshop based session takes attendees from start to finish through connecting a Raspberry Pi to Microsoft Azure IoT Hubs.

Anything is possible with Azure IoT Hubs, a little Node.js, a Raspberry Pi and a few electronic components.

Using a Raspberry Pi and a really basic circuit containing a switch, some LEDs and a Simulated Temperature / Humidity Sensor, and Node.js…

We’ll go about connecting the whole thing to an Azure IoT Hub and getting Messaging working between the two!

After attending this session you'll understand;

Basic Electronics with Raspberry Pi, Azure IoT Hubs, Message Routing, Device to Cloud / Cloud to Device Messages, Service Bus and Azure Logic Apps.

Who this workshop is suitable for;

This talk is suitable for anybody with basic programming experience and an interest in making a fully functional IoT Solution.


Peter Gallagher

Freelance Programmer for PJG Creations, Microsoft Azure MVP, Pluralsight Author... IoT Expert, proud dad, gadget addict and Meetup organiser.

Pete Gallagher is a Freelance IT Consultant, Microsoft Azure MVP, Pluralsight Author and owner of PJG Creations Ltd.

He has been creating software for decades and is happy programming in just about any language.

Pete has been involved in a wide span of tech in his many years of industry experience, including IoT Projects for; Royal Mail Stamp Vending before there was such a thing as modern IoT, Building Monitoring Systems, Internet Connected Self Service Kiosks and much more.

He has presented all over the UK on a variety of IoT Topics, including Azure IoT Hubs, Amazon Alexa, Particle Photon, Arduino etc etc.

Pete also organises​ Notts IoT, co-organises Dot Net Notts, Notts Dev Workshop and sits on the Board of LATi, a Loughborough based Advanced Technology networking group.

He is also an active STEM Ambassador and is passionate about making STEM subjects accessible to all ages.

Pete particularly likes gadgets of all kinds!

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