Enabling Education with Wireless

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Speakers

Michael Gonsalves, Former CIO, Oglethorpe University
Brian Jones, Principal, Milton High School
Gordon Rogers, President & Founder Edevate
Kenny Wilder, Director, Infrastructure Management, Fulton County Board of Education

On October 19, 2017, the Wireless Technology Forum convened to discuss ‘Enabling Education with Wireless,’ with representatives from high school, university, county, and the startup community. The panel identified areas of opportunities but were grounded in the challenges of technology in education. Here are the top Challenges and Opportunities of Enabling Education with Wireless. More

This event is offered in partnership with ATDC.

The Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) at Georgia Tech is Georgia’s technology incubator. Founded in 1980, ATDC has developed a global reputation for fostering technological entrepreneurship.

Robotics and AI

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Robotics & AI

September 21, 2017
Location: Tech Square Research Building (TSRB) Auditorium, 85 5th Street, Atlanta, GA 30309

6:00 – 6:45 pm Networking – TSRB
6:45 – 8:00 pm Panel Discussion – TSRB

Speakers

Abel Brown, Sr Solutions Architect, NVIDIA
Caleb Clark, Co-Founder of Winston Robotics
Panos Tsiotras, Associate Director for Research, Institute for Robotics & Intelligent Machines, Georgia Institute of Technology
Recap Writeup Here

This event is offered in partnership with ATDC.

The Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) at Georgia Tech is Georgia’s technology incubator. Founded in 1980, ATDC has developed a global reputation for fostering technological entrepreneurship.

Ransomware & CyberSecurity

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Ransomware & CyberSecurity

August 17, 2017
Location: Tech Square Research Building (TSRB) Auditorium, 85 5th Street, Atlanta, GA 30309

6:00 – 6:45 pm Networking – TSRB
6:45 – 8:00 pm Panel Discussion – TSRB

Speakers

Jodi Daniels, Digital Advertising, Privacy & Strategy, Red Clover Advisors, LLC
Jason A. Bernstein, Partner Intellectual Property Group, Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Karun Rajasekharan, Meru Consulting
Samir Kaushal, Assistant United States Attorney, US Department of Justice

This event is offered in partnership with ATDC. The Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) at Georgia Tech is Georgia’s technology incubator. Founded in 1980, ATDC has developed a global reputation for fostering technological entrepreneurship.

Winning with Innovation Centers

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Winning with Innovation Centers

July 20, 2017
Location: AT&T Vail Auditorium, 725 West Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA 30308
Members Only: AT&T Drive Studio Tour

Speakers

Ken Durand, Chief Idea Alchemist at Dover Corporation (previously Ericsson Innovation)
Rachel Ford, TechStars Atlanta
Mahesh Gupta, General Manager, Innovation and Enterprise Mobility, Delta
Philip Jeffries, Director of Innovation, First Data
Moderator: Merrick Furst, Founder of Flashpoint & Distinguished Professor Georgia Tech

As corporations and industries reinvent themselves and transition toward industry 4.0, we are recognizing a dramatic increase in the quantity and formation of innovation centers. These centers of innovation are designed to round up the best new ideas, enable collaboration between industry players, accelerate new product development & launch, and help focus efforts while eliminating traditional corporate bottlenecks. Join us for a lively panel presentation & discussion illustrating the most productive innovation center examples, diverse ecosystem partners, and example of how innovation centers contribute or drive ROI.  Also join us for a tour of the Drive Studio.

Future of Mobile Video

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The Future of Mobile Video

June 15, 2017
Location: Atlanta Tech Village, 3423 Piedmont Rd. NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

Speakers

Steve Benfield, President & COO, onQ
Peter Chau, Senior Product Manager, The Weather Channel
Louis Gump, CEO, NewsOn Media
Louis Gump, CEO, NewsOn Media
Greg Mize, Digital Director, Atlanta Braves
James Prolizo, Sr. Technical Director, Digital Apps, CNN
Moderator: Claude Lama-Solet, pureIntegration

Mobile Content agreements and distribution are changing rapidly with the proliferation of video streaming services everywhere. A panel of mobile video services experts will address the evolving ecosystem in mobile video, changing business models, such as bundling vs a-la-carte, ripple effect of partnerships, and what are the success factors for the future.

AR/VR – Beyond the Hype

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Experts in A/R and V/R provide use cases on how they are CURRENTLY transforming maintenance, advertising, education and shopping.
Panelists:
Dr. Grace Ahn, Professor of Advertising, UGA
John Buzzell, President, You Are Here Studio
Ian Nott, CTO, Aetho
Moderator: Joe Conway, Stable Kernel

Speakers

Dr. Grace Ahn, Professor of Advertising, UGA
John Buzzell, President, You Are Here Studio
Ian Nott, CTO, Aetho
Moderator: Joe Conway, Stable Kernel

TAG IoT Symposium

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We are pleased to announce our partnership with Technology Association of Georgia for the 2017 IoT Symposium. All Wireless Technology Forum members will receive TAG membership pricing to this event held on August 31, 2017 at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel. Promo code is WTFIoT2017!

Click here for the TAG IoT Symposium website for more Information & Registration

The 2017 TAG IoT Symposium will bring together distinguished speakers, sponsors, attendees, and exhibitors from across the ecosystem of IoT innovation, providing the most comprehensive IoT agenda ever assembled in the Southeast.

Recap from 2016 by Optimum Productions:

Mobile World Congress 2017 Wrap-up

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Mobile World Congress 2017 showcased how mobile is the force behind every emerging innovation – it is simply The Next Element. Watch these MWC 2017 highlights http://gsma.at/2osU7yV

5G dominated the discussion at MWC 2017. The conversations within the keynotes and 5G seminars focused on the need for a more pro-investment regulatory environment to help operators deploy 5G networks. Find out more in the GSMA Intelligence analysis: http://gsma.at/2lWjlG2

Smart Cities of the Future

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In April, a panel of smart cities experts from City of Atlanta, Georgia Tech, Tech Square Ventures, and GTRI discussed key trends in smart buildings, smart homes, energy management, and wireless networking with case studies of implementations and the outlook for the future.

Speakers

Debra Lam, Managing Director, Smart Cities and Inclusive Innovation at Georgia Institute of Technology
Bill Ver Steeg, Chief Architect of MachineQ and Executive Director at Comcast Cable
Blake Patton, Managing Partner at Tech Square Ventures
Samir Saini, Chief Information Officer, City of Atlanta
Moderator: Jeff Evans, Director, Information and Communications Lab, GTRI, Georgia Institute of Technology