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Smart cities are tracking your every move to react. Yours could be next

By Natalia Angulo-Hinkson and Grant Kolton | April 09, 2018 07:26 AM EDT LAS VEGAS (Circa) - How soon could you live in a smart city? The kind where autonomous cars drive on 5G-powered streets and skyscrapers are self-sufficient thanks to artificial intelligence. Well, those cities are already in the works. Global spending on smart cities is projected to reach $34 billion by 2020, according to research by the Consumer Technology [...]

By | 2018-04-10T09:34:11+00:00 April 11th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

We Create KC: Year 5

Site 1001 is listed as a Company to Watch in 2018 and features Site 1001 CFO, Sam Robertson. We Create KC: Year 5, Kansas City's state of entrepreneurship report, celebrates those who help create a better Kansas City and who are helping KCMO become America's most entrepreneurial city. Full report here: https://www.kcsourcelink.com/docs/default-source/documents/wecreatekc-year5-kansas-city-entrepreneurship-report-web.pdf

By | 2018-04-10T07:50:24+00:00 April 10th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

Energy & Infrastructure Mash-Up: Where It Gets Real Real

By Chelsea Collier, Editor-At-Large, Smart Cities Connect What do you get when you host a panel of Chief Sustainability Officers and utility experts followed by a fast pitch from innovation solution providers? The answer is a smart city shark tank. And even though it “got real”, there was respectful dialogue and a demonstration on how invested everyone is in creating smarter, more sustainable cities. Sustainability [...]

By | 2018-03-30T11:22:09+00:00 March 30th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

151 Advisors’ Real World IoT Podcast | Ep. 7 | Site 1001

Interoperability of IoT Platforms With Site 1001 On this week’s episode of Real World IoT Podcast, Eric Hall, Founder and Chief Innovation Officer at Site 1001, discusses how interoperability among connected devices will really make our cities smart with our host Ken Briodagh. Site 1001 is the developer of an intelligent facilities management IoT platform that uses core building information, building systems, and sensor data in combination [...]

By | 2018-03-22T07:14:21+00:00 March 21st, 2018|In The News, Podcast|0 Comments

BuiltTech: Your building is talking. Are you listening?

By Rachel Zick, BuiltTech March 11, 2018 Your building is talking. Eric Hall asks, “Are you listening?” Eric is Founder and Chief Innovation Officer at Site 1001, a smart building performance and operations platform that uses the Internet of Things and data from various sensors as well as the building’s original information (like construction documents) to solve simple and complex problems with potentially expensive repercussions, such as mold [...]

By | 2018-03-12T07:29:58+00:00 March 12th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

Kansas City Watch List 2018: Startups and Scaling Businesses

KC SourceLink | By Kyle Smith | Feb 08, 2018 For five years running, we've kept the Watch List of KC startups and growing companies, those companies that are turning ideas into sought-after businesses. Companies on the KC Watch List received funding, grant or investment, in 2016 and 2017, or two investments or grants in 2017. We keep a rolling tally of companies who received funding in our [...]

By | 2018-02-09T07:25:20+00:00 February 9th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

The 19 Biggest Venture Deals of 2017 (and early 2018)

By BuiltWorlds | JAN 30, 2018 Dovetailing off our Top 27 Venture Players report, we’ve put together the 19 largest AEC and real estate venture rounds of the past year. There were plenty of surprises. Perhaps first and foremost is that our list kicks off with a $4.4 billion solo investment, which is fairly indicative of the sheer scale of funding entering the built industry. Over the past couple of years, [...]

By | 2018-01-31T12:17:28+00:00 January 31st, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

10 Best Tech Startups in Kansas City

From the Tech Tribune | January 23, 2018 The Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Kansas City, Missouri. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to: Revenue potential Leadership team Brand/product traction Competitive landscape Additionally, all companies must be independent (un-acquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of [...]

By | 2018-01-24T06:35:30+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

Buildings should behave like humans

By Patrick Nelson, Network World | JAN 18, 2018 12:12 PM PT Artificial intelligence, along with real-time IoT, must be incorporated into buildings to make them smarter and healthier, says a major construction firm. One must be able to walk into a room, including those in data centers, and not only access information about every facet of it, but also importantly, have it automatically solve all of its problems [...]

By | 2018-01-30T14:45:04+00:00 January 19th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

The Top 27 Venture Players in the Built World: Venture Funds, Strategic Funds, and Accelerators

BuiltWorlds - January 17, 2018 According to CB Insights research, 2016 brought the highest number of “built world tech” investments by VC funds (a 169% increase since 2012) in history. 2017 had no shortage of investment activity, either. It’s not just VC’s who are turning their gaze to the built space. Major corporate players such as Caterpillar, DeWalt, Fluor, and Autodesk have all made strategic investments, while AEC and real estate focused [...]

By | 2018-01-30T14:35:05+00:00 January 17th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments