RIoT was featured on WRAL TechWire in this post announcing that RIoT is now accepting applications for its new accelerator program. Click here to check out the post and for more details on this program meant to support startups.
RIoT Executive Director Tom Snyder was featured on WRAL TechWire in this post discussing domestic and foreign affairs, progress, opportunities, threats and defense as well as offering a call to action. Click here to check out the post and Tom's address on the “State of the Region” in North Carolina.
This article was originally published on DigSouth.com. This is the latest contributor post from Tom Snyder, Executive Director of RIoT, a Raleigh, North Carolina-based network of technologists, engineers, business leaders, academics, policy makers, and entrepreneurs focused on growing Internet of Things opportunities regionally and nationally. Data is fueling the fourth wave of the global economy. The [...]
RIoT Executive Director Tom Snyder was featured as a WRAL TechWire contributor in this post recapping All Things Open and the partnered RIoT IoT Demo Night.
This article was originally published on DigSouth.com. This is the latest contributor post from Tom Snyder, Executive Director of RIoT, a Raleigh, North Carolina-based network of technologists, engineers, business leaders, academics, policy makers, and entrepreneurs focused on growing Internet of Things opportunities regionally and nationally. Cities everywhere are striving to become “Smart” as they push for data-driven [...]
$500,000 Awarded to NC RIoT Accelerator Program for Disruptive Technology through the Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) program. Click here for our media press release. Anyone who has attended a RIoT has heard the question, “How many industrial revolutions have there been in our history?” The answer is three: mechanized production, electricity [...]
This article was originally published on DigSouth.com. This is the first in a series of posts by Tom Snyder, Executive Director of RIoT, which brings together technologists, engineers, business leaders, academics, policy makers, and entrepreneurs, to capture and create Internet of Things opportunities across the region. Historians point to three times that technology advancements have fundamentally changed societal [...]
Tom Snyder featured in 50th Anniversary Issue of “Computer”, The IEEE Computer Society’s Flagship Publication
One of the premiere academic journals in computing and engineering, IEEE Computer Society's journal Computer, recently released its 50th anniversary edition. The flagship publication chose a forward-looking theme to commemorate the anniversary: Computing: The Next 50 Years. Executive Director of NC RIoT, Tom Snyder, was featured as a co-author of "The Internet of Everything", an [...]
RIoT Executive Director Tom Snyder was featured as a WRAL TechWire contributor in this post recapping RIoT's 2nd Annual Startup Pitch Night. Click here to check out the post and a run down of the pitches, panel discussions, and championship belt award. http://wraltechwire.com/internet-of-things-is-big-winner-in-riot-s-second-startup-pitch/16761614/
ExitEvent, North Carolina's source for news, information and tools related to up-and-coming tech metros in NC, recently profiled our Startup Pitch Night. The annual event, held last week at James B. Hunt Library’s Duke Energy Hall, once again featured five local IoT startups who "pitched investors in hopes of earning the coveted RIoT Championship Belt," [...]
The 4th Industrial Revolution transforms environmental management, agriculture, and air, land and water use. Join industry professionals solving environmental problems through the deployment of remote sensors, connected devices, drone technology and big data analytics. Food, beer and t-shirt swag included! Use code NCRIOT15 for a 15% discount for both exhibiting and attending. You can register [...]
Thank you to High Velocity Radio for featuring us on their show last Thursday, March 23. Listen to the full interview on the High Velocity Radio website.
This article was originally published by Ann-Marie Grissino on WRALTechwire.com. Imagine entering your home, lights and A/C perfectly timed to come on, your smart phone having searched for and now playing your favorite music, and searches across smart TVs in your home resulting in techno news scheduled to start after dinner. All your smart devices are connected [...]
Thanks to WRAL Techwire for publishing this article on our Gigabit 'Reverse Pitch' kickoff event. ————————— Over 300 people across the state came together via simulcast last night for a RIoT event supporting US Ignite’s national Gigabit Reverse Pitch initiative in North Carolina. Initiated by North Carolina Next Generation Network (NCNGN) in partnership with New [...]
This article was originally published by Rick Smith on WRALTechwire.com. If there is anything in tech growing as fast as IoT, it may be RIoT. From launch just two years ago to more than 3,000 members, a growing list of sponsors - and now even more more big shows. RIoT, the rapidly growing Internet of Things grassroots [...]
Thanks to WRAL Techwire for publishing our take on the top 5 IoT things to watch for in 2017. ————————— Eighteen months ago, the Internet of Things sat atop the Gartner Hype Cycle, the technology research firm’s famous forecast of all things technology. The term remains a buzzword - heralded as the 4th Industrial Revolution [...]
Over 270 people descended upon The Durham Bulls Athletic Park last Tuesday night for a RIoT. Instead of mayhem, madness, and pandemonium, civility triumphed. The crowd proved social, festive, and well behaved for this “Internet of Things” event. NC RIoT hosted its tenth gathering to focus on sports, health, and fitness technology with an emphasis [...]
We’ve got a roster of great events coming up. Here’s a quick recap: RIoT at Moogfest – Saturday May 22nd and Sunday May 23rd RIoT X – Sports | Health | Fitness. The Durham Bulls Athletic Park RIoT and the ResearchTriangle Cleantech Cluster […]
IoT knowledge demand leads to a sold-out developers day […]
The Launch of RIoT ED In late 2015, Larry and I had a year’s worth of RIoT events under our belts, a growing and vibrant community […]
RIoT IX, held Tuesday at The Raleigh Convention Center, was a chance for RIoTers to answer, “If I had $10M […]
Wow – what a fun event. RIoT IX was attended by 320 RIoTers at the […]
On Thursday March 3rd, 2016 NC RIoT descended upon HQ Greensboro for our first ever Triad RIoT. […]
On Thursday March 3rd we hold RIoT VIII – […]
On Tuesday February 2nd, we held 2016’s first RIoT event: […]
RIoT 2016 Calendar: RIoT has an amazing 2016 calendar planned filled with great content. Here is what you can expect: […]
The weekend was shaping up to be a disaster…a natural disaster. Hurricane Joaquin started its northward slog […]
We asked for it, and you gave it to us: your thoughts, concerns, and comments on NC RIoT V. […]
We held our last NC RIoT Meetup on January 20th, 2015, attended by over 200 people from across the state. Download the presentations below, and view the agenda below that. […]
NC RIoT V took place on June 4th, 2015 at NC State’s Hunt Library on Centennial Campus. Approximately 300 people filled the second floor event space to capacity to hear three topics. […]