Monday, November 3, 2014

IBM, RTP to Host Internet of Things Design Challenge

Catch the 3rd wave of the Internet - the Internet of Things, and join the IoT Design Challenge.

The Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the fastest growing markets today.  According to IDC, IoT technologies and services are expected to generate global revenue of $8.9 trillion by 2020. Want to catch the opportunities from this 3rd wave of the Internet? Think you have the best idea?

You are invited to the IoT Design Challenge sponsored by IBM and The Research Triangle Park to learn how to use the rapid application design tool to build IoT applications, and form a team to compete for the grand prizes. You do not need to be developers to join the design challenge.

Please extend this invitation to your teams as the sponsors want to have a diverse representation of the Triangle ecosystem!

Enrollment & More info here:

This  Friday (Nov. 7),  marks the kick-off event.  December 12 is demo day and the announcement of the grand prize!  This is a huge opportunity to build something truly innovative and connect with other very talented people. You want to make sure YOU will be part of it!

Design Challenge Kickoff & Matchmaking:
: IBM, 4205 S. Miami Blvd, bldg. 500, RTP
: Nov 7, 4:00PM–6:30PM

Design Challenge Workshop:
: location will be announced at the kickoff event
: Nov 14, 12:00PM–4:00PM

Design Challenge Demo Day:

: The Frontier, 800 Park Offices Drive, RTP
: Dec 12, 9:00AM–12:00PM

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 IoT Design Challenge Info