Hardwired NYC, organized by FirstMark Capital, is a fast-growing community that explores frontier technology and emerging computing platforms: internet of things, virtual reality, augmented reality, drones, 3D printing, robotics, etc.
• Bruce Smith, Founder & CEO, Hydrow by CREW (connected indoor rowing machine)—Hydrow by CREW, based in Boston, has raised $25M to date from L Catterton and others.
• Bill Bither, Founder & CEO, MachineMetrics (Industrial IoT analytics and machine monitoring platform)—MachineMetrics, based in MA, has raised $13.4M to date from LRV Health, Tola Capital, and others.
• Mikhail Kokorich, President & Founder, MOMENTUS (in-space transportation powered by proprietary water-plasma engines)—MOMENTUS, based in SF, has raised $8.3M to date from Prime Movers Lab, Y Combinator, and others.
• Michelle Cortese, VR Product Designer, Facebook (ubiquitous social media platform)—Facebook (NYSE: FB), based in Menlo Park, is a $456B market cap public company that also owns Instagram and Whatsapp.
6:15 PM: Arrivals & Networking
6:45 PM: Introduction & Talks
8:00 PM: Networking
8:45 PM: Program Ends