Revolutionizing the 

Canadian Business Landscape

About BTI

Founded in 2018, Toronto-based Behr Technologies Inc. (BTI) is a worldwide licensee of MIOTY™, a leading wireless communication technology for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). The company is focused on commercializing, licensing, and supporting the MIOTY technology through partnerships with industry-leading technology providers, and the development of new MIOTY-based products and applications for the IIoT marketplace. BTI’s first commercial product using this ETSI standard is the MIOTY 1.0 Starter Kit with Microsoft Azure, which was launched in April 2018 at Hannover Messe, Germany. 

Our Leadership Team

Albert Behr

Chief Executive Officer

Wolfgang Thieme

Chief Product Officer

David Pamenter

Chief Legal Officer

Michel Hepp

Michel Hepp

VP of Global Sales


Steven Cohen

VP of Finance

Meet Fraunhofer IIS

Shaping digitalization of media for over 30 years

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is one of the leading organizations for applied research in Europe. Its research activities are conducted by 72 institutes and research units at locations throughout Germany. The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft employs a staff of more than 25,000. The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS is one of the world’s leading application-oriented research institutions for microelectronic and IT system solutions and services. It is the largest of all Fraunhofer Institutes.

In the area of “Audio and Media Technologies,” the institute has been shaping the digitalization of media for more than 30 years. Fraunhofer IIS was instrumental in the development of mp3 and AAC and played a significant role in the digitalization of the cinema. In the context of “cognitive sensor technologies,” the institute researches technologies for sensor technology, data transmission technology, data analysis methods and the exploitation of data as part of data-driven services and their accompanying business models.