Mobile Future heads to North Carolina next week for event with Local Tech Wire exploring how wireless technology is changing the consumer experience. Next week’s
discussion takes place in Raleigh, North
Carolina, home to the state capitol and one of the hubs
of "The Research Triangle."
delighted to welcome Representative Ty Harrell, Chairman of the Science and
Technology Committee, who’ll open the session, as well as several local experts discussing
the latest wireless trends.
Contreras, a former U.S. Marshall and longtime law enforcement
officer in the City of Houston. He will discuss how law enforcement is
using mobile technology to make us safer.
- Sam Matheny, general
manager of News Over Wireless, the Raleigh-based operation owned by Capitol
Broadcasting that is making mobile TV reality for TV stations across the
- Jerry Paradise,
executive director, notebook business unit at Lenovo, which recently unveiled
its line of high-speed wireless capable "netbook" computers. Lenovo’s worldwide
headquarters are located in Morrisville.
- Matt MacPherson,
Director of Marketing for Cisco, the world’s largest networking gear maker that
operates a campus in Research Triangle Park with more than 2,0000 employees.
Cisco is working with Clearwire to develop the next-generation "4G" network
while also working to make high-speed wireless networks in the home a reality.
to be an exciting discussion so check back next week for video coverage of the