Boston New Technology January 2014 Product Showcase #BNT37 21+

Free event and 3 year anniversary of the Boston New Tech Meetup! This event is 21+, due to alcohol being served.

Come learn about 7 innovative and exciting technology products and network with the Boston/Cambridge startup community!  Each presenter gets 5 minutes for product demonstration and 5 minutes for Q&A.  Please follow @BostonNewTech and use the #BNT37 hashtag in social media posts: details here.


Foley Hoag LLP - No industry moves faster or makes a bigger impact on the way we live than the technology industry. Technology innovators in software, hardware, gaming, entertainment and telecom turn to Foley Hoag LLP to help secure and maintain their leadership positions in this competitive industry. Our attorneys provide a comprehensive array of legal services for companies in all stages of development, from conception through profitability and beyond. For more information, please click here to visit our website for technology entrepreneurs. Follow @FoleyHoag and like them on 1-[masked]

The Hive from gives you the buzz on local innovators, business leaders, notable companies, events, job leads, and more! Visit today - Your source for Boston innovation. Follow @HiveBoston and join them on facebook.

Attend the QS World MBA Tour (Free for BNT members) - MBA Admissions Event in Boston on Tuesday, February 4th from 4-9pm – one day only! Meet with the world’s leading business schools. This is your chance to meet with the most prestigious MBA programs in the world under one roof, such as Boston Univ., George Washington Univ., UMass Amherst – Isenberg, UMass Boston, Johns Hopkins Univ. - Carey, Bentley Univ., Univ. of Toronto-Rotman, IE and many more. Register to win over $1.2M of exclusive scholarships and find out about financing MBAs, speak to alumni from Ivy league schools and get personalized advice on the MBA essay, application and interview. At The Colonnade Hotel, Boston, MA. Free for BNT members! RSVP here. Follow @TopMBA and join them on facebook.  Bring a printed copy of this offer to the event (or show it on your phone), to obtain free entry.

Attend AlumOnly's Recruit Boston 2014 VIP Meet & Greet (Free for BNT members) on Friday, February 7th, from 11am to 3pm. Come meet and network with 50 of Boston's leading organizations who collectively have hundreds of excellent (and high paying) jobs to fill. If you're actively looking for a new career or just wish to network, all the best opportunities will be present! At The Harvard Club, Boston, MA! Register with BNT's VIP promo code "BNT" for free entry! RSVP here Join AlumOnly on facebook.

Products & Presenters:

1. Nearby Registry / @NearbyRegistry - Brings the $19B gift registry market to independent businesses! (Allison Grappone / @AllisonGrappone)

2. Socii / @SociiApp - Get free stuff for promoting your favorite businesses online! (Victor Dweck / @VictorDweck) Tech: iOS, Python, HTML5.

3. Save Energy Systems' DLC Energy Controller / @SaveEnergySys - A simple, networked system that optimizes the energy used by HVAC units, reduces peak demand and overall energy costs! (Paul Laskow) Tech: Ubuntu, Apache, PHP, Perl, MySQL.

4. SurBee / @SurBeeSurveys - Comprehensive mobile survey and feedback solution for any mobile app! (Tushneem Dharmagadda / @Tushneem & Chris Requena / @CERequena) Tech: .NET, iOS, Android, SDK's.

5. Panorama Education / @PanoramaEd - Feedback surveys, data visualization and analytics from 4500+ public schools helps improve student education! (Aaron Feuer / @AaronFeuer) Tech: Ruby on Rails, Ruby, AngularJS, Haml/Sass, Heroku, AWS, PostgreSQL, Redis, Custom-built optical mark recognition.

6. OhYouHero / @OhYouHero - First social platform devoted to preferentially hiring your friends, family and extended networks for short-term skills and services and building business within your community! (John Maden / @surlybaristo) Tech: PHP.


6:00 to 7:00 - Networking with beer, wine, non-alcoholic beverages and an assortment of appetizers

7:00 to 7:10 - Announcements

7:10 to 8:30 - Presentations, Q&A

8:30 to 9:00 - More Networking

Directions & Parking:

Driving: Upon entering The Boston Globe site, you can either continue straight to park under the building (recommended) or turn left to park in front of the building (limited space). Here are directions & a Google map.

Public Transportation: Take the MBTA RED LINE to the JFK/UMASS Station and walk a few blocks south on William T Morrissey Blvd. The Globe will be on your right.

Enter the lobby through the front door. Give your name at the security desk, then take the escalator to the Hive Media Lab on the 2nd floor. Look for BNT signs.

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  • Abdellatif Fadil­

    Using Technology in the Classroom

    Pedagogical methods have been constantly changing. Technology (Internet, software, email, integrated platforms) has made ​​significant changes in teaching methods, but also in the methods of study. In some cases, teachers and students have completely abandoned papers and pencils to use only the bytes! ...

    March 29

  • Allison Grappone

    Thank you for the opportunity to present! I had a great time and would love feedback from any of you.


    January 27

  • Brad Durbin

    Here are the presenters videos from BNT37 - Thanks for all the great presentations! A night filled with laughs!­

    January 27

  • Randall S. Bock, M. D.

    I thought Victor did a good job with the Socii presentation despite technical difficulties.

    3 · January 23

    • Victor Dweck

      Thanks Randall! Email me for those points ;)

      1 · January 24

  • Marilyn

    Really enjoyed hearing from all the presenters. Impressive stuff. Worth the trip out into the cold night. Especially liked Victor's presentation! :-)

    January 23

    • Victor Dweck

      Thanks, Marilyn. Appreciate the support!

      1 · January 24

  • Terry

    Great stuff. Victor's presentation skills are top notch

    2 · January 23

  • Victor Dweck

    Thanks for all the support, friends! I had a blast and am really excited to officially be a part of the BNT family. When will the presentations be up on YouTube?

    1 · January 24

  • Don Schwartz

    Excellent event

    January 23

  • John

    The entire Boston/Cambridge tech scene should turn out for these. Thanks to Dave and Chris for hosting (and being so accommodating) and The Hive for sponsoring. Thanks to everyone who stayed for our pitch! and especially those who asked questions - that was great practice for us, and we appreciate it!

    2 · January 23

  • Mark Eisenberg


    1 · January 23

  • Merlin Calo

    These events are always fun, wish I could have seen all the presentations.

    2 · January 22

  • Douglass T. Davidoff

    I enjoyed my first visit to BNT!

    1 · January 22

  • Tony Carlin

    Great event. Thanks all.

    1 · January 22

  • Max Neumeyer

    Is it worth showing up if I'm still on the waitlist?

    January 22

    • Dustin Phillips

      Max- you can take my place- I can not make it last minute. Sorry I got tied up

      1 · January 22

  • Clara Arroyave

    Hey anyone driving from Cambridge? I'm looking for a this weather walking is not so much fun

    January 22

  • Joshua Mendes-Yesufu

    Won't be able to make it - hope all goes well, looking forward to BNT38

    January 22

  • Niket Anjaria

    Can't make it today, but I look forward to the follow up and also attending the next one. Also, come discuss web/mobile apps in business at­

    1 · January 22

  • Chris Requena

    Folks, the event is still on! Please update your RSVP if you can't make it. Zopaf and Priori Legal had to cancel, but we have added SurBee, a comprehensive mobile survey and feedback solution for any mobile app. See you tonight!

    3 · January 22

  • Paul Lam

    Not sure about the snow in the area, is this event still on tonight?

    January 22

  • Yang Liu

    I am a new comer to Meetup. a quick question: It shows that I am on the waitlist. Does it mean I am not able to attend the event until there is a free seat?

    1 · January 16

    • Justin Wenzhao Li

      yiu should join when someome not attend and leave some spaces

      January 17

  • Justin Wenzhao Li

    i hope join

    January 15

  • Sebastian Fung

    My startup, DapperJobs (­), is looking to hire a growth hacker.

    We were also recently listed as a "10 Boston startups to watch who launched in 2013" (­)

    If this seems like an interesting opportunity, send an email to [masked]!

    January 10

  • Kevin Burke

    Sounds like a great event. Wish I could make it and rep txtmeQuick.

    January 8

    • Dave Rafkind

      Kevin, contact us if you want to present at a future event.

      January 9

  • Igor Romashko

    Can we still submit applications to give a demo/presentation?

    January 8

    • Dave Rafkind

      Igor, presenter slots are full for January if you contact us organizers we can have you present at future event.

      January 9

  • Joanne West


    January 9

  • Sebastian Fung

    If anyone's looking to add talent to their startup team check out DapperJobs (­). You can post a job for free using "BNT" as a code.

    We know that for small teams, finding someone you actually want to work with is important. Unlike normal job boards, we're focused on the culture/personality side of things.

    If you have any questions or feedback, I'd love to hear how we can improve our product!

    December 27

    • Ernie Feiteira

      Hi, where is DapperJobs based? What stage of development are you in? I ask b/c I'm involved with a talent tech incubator,

      January 2

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