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

6 trends that will define smart cities in 2018

Site 1001's Principal Data Scientist, Dr. Filip Ponulak, recently spoke with Smart Cities Dive about smart city predictions for the new year including #4 Cybersecurity and #5 Blockchain. ... A new year tends to be a time for renewal in many aspects, with a particular focus on improvement. Whether resolutions involve kicking old habits or beginning a new activity, the changes usually all come back to [...]

By | 2018-01-30T14:39:53+00:00 January 17th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

Smart Buildings Start With Systems That Communicate

How do we learn? A simple question, a complex answer. We, as humans, have been learning since day one, but how we actually do so seems automatic, as if rather than thinking about how to walk, we simply do it. In a career packed with scientific intrigue, Dr. Filip Ponulak has dedicated his life to learning about how living organisms capture and process information from [...]

By | 2018-01-30T14:35:41+00:00 January 10th, 2018|In The News|0 Comments

Site 1001 Looks to AI for Smarter, Healthier Buildings

Software startup taps robotics and neural computing expert to help in quest to help buildings learn to run better, keep themselves healthy San Clemente, CALIF. – October 23, 2017 - High-performance building operations and management software developer, Site 1001, Inc., today announced that it has hired Dr. Filip Ponulak to lead the advanced development team working on the company’s artificial intelligence (AI) system known as [...]

By | 2018-01-30T14:43:15+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Site 1001 named Startup of the Year

Techweek, a nationwide media company, awards Site 1001 during Kansas City event Kansas City, Mo. – September 20, 2017 - Smart building maintenance and operations software developer, Site 1001, has been named “Startup of the Year” by Techweek, a purpose-built conference and media company focused on tech leaders, corporations, and entrepreneurs nationwide. Site 1001 received the honor during Techweek Kansas City’s award ceremony and reception [...]

By | 2018-01-30T14:43:47+00:00 September 20th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Site 1001 Listed on Top 50 Smart Buildings Companies

List recognizes 50 emerging players in the new buildings ecosystem Kansas City, Mo. – September 18, 2017 - Smart building maintenance and operations software developer,  Site 1001, has been named as one of the 50 hottest technologies, products, & systems for smart buildings according to Chicago-based BuiltWorlds, an industry organization that tracks innovations within the construction sector. The Builtworld’s Insights list highlights 50 emerging players [...]

By | 2018-01-30T14:44:21+00:00 September 18th, 2017|News|1 Comment