25 Aug The Business of Using IoT to Build Virtual Power Plants at Home
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Mentioned during this Meetup and Other Useful Links
- Bruce’s opening remarks in Meetup intro presentation
- Curtis’ presentation
- Pre-meeting interview video
- Get the first chapter of Bruce’s book, IoT Inc.
6:00: Doors open. Eat, drink and meet fellow members.
6:30: Opening remarks and room introductions.
7:15: Questions, answers and discussions
8:00: Doors close
Integrating IoT with the smart grid enables new market and grid services not possible in the past. By coordinating a fleet of smart devices, Ohmconnect has built virtual power plants that bid into energy markets as actual generation
Prior to Ohmconnect, Curtis founded Karbon Karma, a Scope 1 and 2 personal footprint tracker. Having spent the previous 8 years designing gamified applications for companies such as HP, Cisco, and Google, he has developed a passion for engaging users with a meaningful and real word impact.
Connect with Curtis at: @ohmconnect and https://www.linkedin.com/in/curtistongue
This meeting is being sponsored by Plug and Play Tech Center. Attend their IoT Meetup, http://www.meetup.com/Internetofthursday/ and read about their IoT Accelerator, http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12042603.htm.