At the end of 2017, ImpactLABS was acquired by Context Labs, Dan Harple’s innovation engine headquartered in Kendall Square, with satellite operations in Amsterdam and India. Both will work to deepen IoT/Blockchain integration, accelerating the “Supply Chain of Everything.”
More than 100 people attended Venture Smarter’s Smart Cities Summit in New York City on December 12, to discuss smart city development goals in NYC and beyond. ImpactLABS provided agenda and content support to the Venture Smarter team for this event.
ImpactLABS food security lead Liz Wiley attended the SEMAP annual meeting as a member of SEMAP’s Board. ImpactLABS works closely with SEMAP on a number of projects to help small and mid-sized growers become more precise and efficient with timing and resources.
The mini-conference took place at Cambridge Innovation Center and focused on security, new applications, adoption, and the expanding ecosystem for new Internet of Things (IoT) / cloud ventures. ImpactLABS moderated a panel on the future of funding IoT.
Chris Rezendes of ImpactLABS participated in a panel at Babson’s pitch competition for startups in agtech, food processing, and allied industries.
A powerful thesis developed by entrepreneur and venture capitalist Steve Case (CEO of Revolution) reads as follows: Silicon Valley’s innovation diaspora is migrating to parts known (e.g., the Boston area) and unknown (e.g., Cincinnati). However, people in New Bedford have been innovating for centuries. New Bedford was not deemed the […]
Wellntel CEO Marian Singer describes how they work with ImpactLABS on a number of groundwater monitoring programs to create solutions for landowners, homeowners, and small and mid-sized businesses to enhance their water security.
PowerDocks demonstrated a BlueIsles™ Floating Microgrid Mooring Platform in New Bedford Harbor. ImpactLABS is collaborating to add sensors.
ImpactLABS joined a workshop led by the RI Tech Collective to share challenges and develop solutions in CyberSecurity and IoT.
At the close of 2017, we are investing more in our connectivity partners so that they have the highest resolution view into our requirements and priorities.