The 4th Annual IdeaFest Business Pitch Competition is Friday, March 31, 2017, 1pm-5:30pm at The Institute for Advanced Learning & Research at 150 Slayton Avenue, Danville, Virginia.
|January 23rd||Application Opens|
|February 27th||Application Deadline|
|March 13th-15th||Competitors and Alternates Notified|
|March 31st||Competition Day
12pm Check-In and Networking
1pm Panel: Funding for Startups
1:30 Pitches Begin
4:30pm Pitches End
5pm Winners Announced
5:30pm RIoT Reception and Event on Industrial Internet of things
|IdeaFlow Networking Event
Thursday, March 30, 2017 – 6:30pm-7:30pm
2 Witches Winery & Brewing Co.
209 Trade Street, Danville, VA 24540.
Casual networking. Cash bar. Light refreshments. Optional: Deliver a 2-minute business pitch and receive feedback from a friendly crowd.
|Industrial Internet of Things – Business Essentials Friday March 31 2017 – 8:00am-12:00pm at Institute for Advanced Learning and Research 150 Slayton Ave Danville VA 24540. The agenda includes an IIoT overview as well as case study applications on improving facility energy efficiency through IIoT real-time monitoring for predictive maintenance and deploying sensors to improve capital equipment deployment. It will be geared for plant managers engineers maintenance and facility managers quality control specialists information system specialists etc. The registration page is live and we have 78 people signed up so far with a goal to limit that number to 100 to ensure high engagement and time for Q&A with the presenters. This is an invitation only event. If you are interested in attending email Kelly Fitzgerald at email@example.com."|