RIoT Awarded $500k EDA Grant to Launch Startup Accelerator Program

$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 [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

RIoT Awarded $500k EDA Grant to Launch Startup Accelerator Program

$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 and [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Are the Carolinas Leading the Next Industrial Revolution?

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 [...]

By | August 14th, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Are the Carolinas Leading the Next Industrial Revolution?

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 [...]

By | August 14th, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | June 29th, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Tom Snyder featured in 50th Anniversary Issue of “Computer”, The IEEE Computer Society’s Flagship Publication

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 [...]

By | June 29th, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

2nd Annual RIoT Startup Pitch Night Featured on WRAL TechWire

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/

By | June 16th, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

2nd Annual RIoT Startup Pitch Night Featured on WRAL TechWire

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/

By | June 16th, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

News of RIoT’s Startup Pitch Night Trending on ExitEvent

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," [...]

By | June 13th, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

News of RIoT’s Startup Pitch Night Trending on ExitEvent

News of RIoT’s Startup Pitch Night Trending on ExitEvent 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 [...]

By | June 13th, 2017|All Blog Posts|0 Comments