Past Meetup

Boston New Technology April 2017 Startup Showcase #BNT76

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Akamai Technologies

150 Broadway · Cambridge, MA

How to find us

Akamai staff will be escorting attendees from the lobby up the stairs to the first floor, where you'll find our check-in table. Type the first few letters of your name on the screen and tap your name to print your name tag.

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Details

Free event! Come learn about 7 innovative and exciting technology products and network with the Boston/Cambridge startup community!

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Each presenter gets 5 minutes for product demonstration and 5 minutes for Q&A. Please follow @BostonNewTech (http://twitter.com/BostonNewTech/) and use the #BNT76 hashtag in social media posts. We'll retweet you!

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Products & Presenters:

1. RateGravity (http://bit.ly/2mU7ZyY) / @RateGravity (http://bit.ly/2n7faom) - Transforms home financing to benefit the borrower! (Patrick Boyaggi / @PatrickBoyaggi (http://bit.ly/2mQ0Sqj)) Tech: Amazon API, WebServices, CloudFront & S3. www.RateGravity.com (http://bit.ly/2mU7ZyY)

2. Oomf (http://bit.ly/2n7kNCT) / @OomfCharge (http://bit.ly/2n7kNCT) - The Sharing Platform to enable the sharing economy – one thing at a time! (James Riel / @BostonRiel (http://bit.ly/2oTdHW8)) www.TheOomf.com (http://bit.ly/2n7kNCT)

3. MeetSpace (http://bit.ly/2mspjyF) / @MeetSpaceApp (http://bit.ly/2nRz6ve) - Video Conferencing for Distributed Teams! (Nick Gauthier / @NGauthier (http://bit.ly/2nRIfUW)) Tech: Go, PostgreSQL, WebRTC, WebSockets, Heroku, Twilio. www.MeetSpaceApp.com (http://bit.ly/2mspjyF)

4. Lorem (http://bit.ly/2msLJAb) / @Lorem_Tech (http://bit.ly/2mPZDrr) - Instant help from expert freelancers in WordPress and Squarespace! (Sam Wilcoxon / @SamWilcoxon (http://bit.ly/2mstevv)) Tech: Javascript, WordPress. Lorem.Tech (http://bit.ly/2msLJAb)

5. blink'r (http://bit.ly/2msLTHN) - Easy to use, production-ready rapid prototyping IoT development tool! (Jason Lasser) Tech: Android, Cortex A53 Processor, 8GB eMMC Memory, Bluetooth, WiFi. www.blink-r.io (http://bit.ly/2msLTHN)

6. CurbCall (http://bit.ly/2msxtHC) / @CurbCallApp (http://bit.ly/2ndbZgn) - Breakthrough Technologies for Real Estate professionals. Get real estate showings instantly! (Stephanie Sullivan / @ShaunaRaeMom (http://bit.ly/2nJsum0)) Tech: iOS, Android, Ruby on Rails, Java, Python. www.CurbCall.com (http://bit.ly/2msxtHC)

7. LottoGraphs (http://bit.ly/2nd4vde) / @Lotto_Graphs (http://bit.ly/2nBvVKR) - Graphs winning lottery numbers IN REAL TIME to show you what numbers are HOT Right Now! (William B. Lott Jr.) Tech: PHP, MySQL, Javascript. www.LottoGraphs.tv (http://bit.ly/2nd4vde)

Apply to present your startup here: http://bit.ly/bntdemo

Agenda:

6:00 to 7:00 - Networking with dinner

7:00 to 7:10 - Announcements

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

8:30 to 8:45 - Meet the Startups, More Networking

8:45 - Please migrate any conversations to the lobby area

Directions & Parking:

Akamai is at 150 Broadway, Cambridge, MA - Google Map (https://goo.gl/maps/3BTqkxcghaK2)

If you're new to ride-hailing services, you can use our links to get a free ride on either Uber (http://bit.ly/bntuber)(up to $50) or Lyft (http://bit.ly/bntlyft)(up to $20).

Public Transportation:

Akamai is 3 blocks from the MBTA Kendall Station (http://www.mbta.com/schedules_and_maps/subway/lines/stations/?stopId=12412) (Red Line). Walk West one block on Main St, then north one block on Ames St, then west less than one block on Broadway. Akamai is in the building on the left just before Galileo Galilei Way.

Driving & Parking:

Park at the Kendall Center Yellow Garage at 75 Ames St (https://goo.gl/maps/hBa1ydV3iSP2) ($10 after 6 pm). MIT also offers FREE parking in any non-gated lot (http://web.mit.edu/facilities/transportation/parking/locations.html) on campus after 5 PM, such as their Hayward St Lot (http://whereis.mit.edu/map-jpg?selection=P5&Parking=go) (park in the white spaces, not the yellow).

Upon Arrival:

Akamai staff will be escorting attendees from the lobby up the stairs to the first floor, where you'll find our check-in table. Type the first few letters of your name on the screen and tap your name to print your name tag.

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