$10 Million Worth of Pitch Deck Advice – Today’s RIoT Lunch & Learn with The Launch Place

According to Kelly Fitzgerald, Marketing Manager at The Launch Place, some advice for creating pitch decks is painfully obvious: Make it crystal clear what your company does. Be explicit about the problem you're solving—why would people trade money for what you offer? And most important—be direct about your ask. What do you need? How will [...]

2018-11-29T20:56:06+00:00November 29th, 2018|

RIoT XIII Recap – Raleigh event’s scale, crowd make clear NC is serious IoT player

This article originally appeared on WRALTechwire.com. Wednesday, October 26, 2016 marks the day when North Carolina officially staked their claim as a serious player in the new Internet of Things economy. RIoT XIII Demo Night crested 800 attendees at the Raleigh Convention Center. The event was in partnership with the All Things Open conference, which [...]

2018-02-21T04:59:13+00:00November 2nd, 2016|

The Photo Recap of RIoT XIII

Last night's RIoT was incredibly fun. Counting all demo companies and RIoTers in attendance, we surpassed 800 people. Collectively we consumed 937 BBQ sliders, 579 five alarm chicken wings, 499 grilled cheeses, and kicked three kegs in 45 minutes. Well done, RIoTers, well done. We'll share a more thorough recap of the event next week. [...]

2018-02-14T04:33:38+00:00October 27th, 2016|

RIoT XIII Shapes Up As Largest RIoT Event Ever

Thanks to WRAL Techwire for publishing our preview and pre-summary of RIoT XIII. It's our biggest RIoT event ever, and the single largest IoT demo showcase on a single night in the country. Credit goes to the RIoT community for making this the size it is! --------------------------- Wednesday night's RIoT XIII Demo Showcase will be [...]

2018-02-14T04:33:38+00:00October 24th, 2016|

RIoT XIII Demo Companies at All Things Open

RIoT XIII Demo Night at All Things Open is shaping up to be our biggest RIoT event to date. A big driver of the size of the event is that we'll hit 60+ companies demoing over 100 IoT products. Here's a snapshot of what attendees can expect to see, touch, and feel. It's not too [...]

2018-02-14T04:33:38+00:00October 18th, 2016|

RIoT XII Recap & Presentations

To grab the presentations from RIoT XII, download the PDF here. Our recap of RIoT XII originally appeared on WRAL Techwire. Autonomous is getting real. Fast. In the last 30 days we’ve seen two major advancements in federal policy governing autonomous vehicles. First, local company PrecisionHawk received Federal Aviation Administration approval to fly drones beyond [...]

2018-02-14T04:33:38+00:00September 23rd, 2016|

More Detail on RIoT XII Speakers

Looking for more insight into what you'll hear at RIoT XII - Autonomous Vehicles? Check out these two abstracts from PrecisionHawk and ANSYS Building Big Data Solutions for Drone Data: The New Age of Aerial Information Tyler Collins, VP Airspace Services, PrecisionHawk PrecisionHawk will showcase its LATAS (Low Altitude Traffic and Airspace Safety) safety platform for widespread drone integration. Thousands [...]

2018-02-14T04:33:38+00:00September 16th, 2016|

The Charlotte RIoT Recap

The Internet of Things economy is growing in Charlotte, NC.  Last week, over 280 people attended RIoT XI, held at UNC Charlotte’s Center City, to hear about “North Carolina’s IoT Leadership and Charlotte’s Opportunity”.  The futuristic Center City building served as an ideal backdrop to the forward thinking discussions by speakers and the conversations between [...]

2018-02-14T04:33:38+00:00August 10th, 2016|

RIoT X Recap

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 [...]

2018-02-14T04:33:38+00:00June 10th, 2016|

NC RIOT V Feedback

We asked for it, and you gave it to us: your thoughts, concerns, and comments on NC RIoT V. […]

2018-02-14T04:33:39+00:00July 15th, 2015|

NC RIOT V Presentations

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. […]

2018-02-14T04:33:39+00:00June 8th, 2015|