Beyond the Internet of Things - Event
[Cork, January 22nd 2018]
The Nimbus Research Centre, in collaboration with SteriTrack, hosted a ground-breaking event, Beyond the Internet of Things - How to harness the next wave of digital technology and investment" in Cork's Páirc Uí Chaoimh this week. HALPIN supported the event and attended to showcase our mechatronics innovations.
This event offered a unique opportunity for multi-nationals, SME's, start-ups, entrepreneurs and academics to hear what international, battle-tested entrepreneurs, technologists, investors and dedicated researchers expect from the next wave of technology innovation and investment and to learn how their organisations can drive profit from it.
Vitaly Golomb, world renowned venture capitalist, serial entrepreneur, best-selling author and one of the gurus behind HP Tech Ventures, the corporate venture arm of Silicon Valley's original start-up that focuses on global, early-stage investments in frontier technology gave the keynote at the event.
Internet of Things TED talk master, Professor John Barrett opened the event with his insightful views on how the Internet of Things and beyond can shape our future (you can view John's fantastic talk as given at a recent TEDX event here). Other speakers included early-stage advisor, UK technology market expert and Founder of ConCap Ltd, Stuart Hillston.