The IOT (Internet Of Things) space is booming with a smilar excitement and buzz as the web created in Silicon Valley in 1994. Designers, Entrepreneurs, Hardware Hackers and investors of all shapes and sizes are welcomed to the TechStars to spark debate, query, discussion and new startups! Hear three great speakers and then spend time networking and sharing ideas about the intersection between the web and hardware.
The aim of this regular meetup will be to connect people and bring ideas - the [precursor] for the next wave of innovation, investment and entrepreneurship in this new field.
We will be taking a strong focus on Design, Business Models and enabling technologies for the IOT ecosystem. We welcome all from the tech eco-system - our mission is to be open, inclusive and nurturing in this developing new area.
To kick off discussion and networking we have some great speakers:
-Michael Rosenblatt, Atoms Express
-Mike Soucie, Co-Founder at Mobiplug Networks, Inc.
-Matt Bolton, Director of Production, SparkFun
-Stacey Higginbotham, Senior Writer, GigaOM
We will also have an elevator pitch session for those looking for technologists, co-founders and colluders in bringing their ideas to fruition.