Silicon Labs Bluetooth® 5 Workshop


Add Bluetooth® 5 or Bluetooth mesh connectivity into sports and fitness, consumer electronics, beacons, and smart home applications with Bluetooth SoCs, certified modules and software from Silicon Labs. Take advantage of the latest Bluetooth technologies including Bluetooth 5 and Bluetooth mesh with Silicon Labs wireless stacks and advanced development tools.

Join us on this one-day workshop which will provide a hands-on introduction to Bluetooth 5 technologies. The workshop is free of charge, and attendees will be provided with refreshments and lunch during the course of the day. Free WiFi access, stationary and training materials will be provided.

This workshop is focused on exploring the new features and use cases of Bluetooth 5.

– 2x speed: learn how battery life extended by reducing the time spent sending & receiving
– 4x range: learn to optimize a design for the range and speed of the application
– 8x data: learn how the new advertisement sets improve beaconing

You will get hands-on training on:

– Simplicity Studio: Bluetooth Smart SDK, GATT Editor, Energy Profiler, and Network Analyzer
– Over-the-air capability to update firmware images
– Bluetooth 5 configurations to demonstrate a long range sensor application
– How to commission Bluetooth low energy Mesh devices and monitor their mesh network communication
Time           Duration        Topic  
10:00 10 mins Registration
10:10 30 mins Introduction to Silicon Labs and Bluetooth
11:40 5 mins Break
11:45 55 mins Lab: Getting Started
12:40 60 mins Lunch
1:40 30 mins Bluetooth 5 Features and new Use Cases
2:10 55 mins Lab: Bluetooth 5 – Speed and Data
3.05 5 mins Break
3:10 15 mins Demo: Bluetooth 5 – Range
3:25 15 mins Demo: Bluetooth Mesh
3:40 20 mins Closing
Accommodation and further details

I want to attend – If you wish to attend our free seminar you must register through our website, we will send you an acknowledgement to confirm your registration.

What if I cannot come? – If you have registered and subsequently cannot attend we ask that you let us know by sending an email to as soon as possible so that we can open the space to another registrant. If you haven’t registered because you can’t make it but would like to be kept informed of future seminars please email us with this request to

Costs – While the seminar is free, attendees are responsible for their own travel and accommodation expenses.

Cancellation – In the very unlikely event that we have to postpone or cancel the seminar for whatever reason we will try to provide you with as much notice as possible. We take no liability for any travel, accommodation or any other losses incurred by you should we postpone or cancel the seminar.

Accommodation – If you need somewhere to stay there are several hotels near our office, here are a couple of suggestions:-

Premier Inn :- Bordesley Lane, Alvechurch Highway, Redditch, B97 6AQ. Tel. 0871 527 9372 ,

Marston’s Inns:- Meadow Farm, Dagnell End Lane, Redditch, B98 9BJ. Tel. 01527 585639,


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