GigaOM Internet of Things Meetup: Austin
Thursday, July 18, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)
Please join GigaOM for a networking and conversation at the Capital Factory from 6pm to 9pm on Thursday, July 18th.
We are hosting an evening for technologists, customers and thought leaders in the Austin area to connect and discuss the opportunities and emerging trends related to the Internet of Things.
Join GigaOM senior writer Stacey Higginbotham along with a panel of guests:
Colin Anawaty Co-founder, CSO, Filament Labs, Inc.
Jason Bornhorst, CEO, Founder, Filament Labs, Inc.
Ed Hemphill, Founder, WigWag
Kaivan Karimi, Executive Director, Global Strategy & Business Development,
|Tomas Puig, Director of Marketing, WP Engine|
|Stacey Higginbotham, Senior Writer, GigaOM|
About Capital Factory:
Capital Factory is a community of the hottest tech startups in Austin. Located in the center of downtown, Capital Factory has more than 20,000 square feet full of startups and entrepreneurs. Take classes to learn the skills that startups need, attend meetups to find a co-founder, rent a desk for your startup or apply for funding and mentorship in the Accelerator.
About WP Engine:
WP Engine is the one of the most mature premium managed hosting platforms for websites and apps built with WordPress. WP Engine powers tens of thousands of websites, delivering the fastest, most reliable, and most secure web experience. Businesses large and small have come to rely on WP Engine’s exceptional customer service team that specializes in solving problems ranging from troubleshooting plugins, making themes scalable, and mitigating site migration headaches.
Info about Capital Factory's location:
Capital Factory is located on the 16th Floor of the Austin Centre adjacent to the Omni Hotel. Please walk to the back of the Omni Hotel lobby and past the hotel's elevators on your left. You should then see The Austin Centre's 6 elevator banks, head to the 16th Floor.
701 Brazos Street, 16th Floor
Austin, TX 78701
The parking scene in downtown Austin has been trying to keep up with the rapidly changing urban landscape. Please check the COA’s resources for helpful hints and information regarding parking near the Capital Factory: http://austintexas.gov/parking.
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