Atlanta Innovation Forum Presents
Top Innovators of the Year Awards
•Doors open at 6PM; Networking 6PM – 645PM
•Audience Seated 645PM
•Awards presentation 650PM – 710PM
•Fireside Chat 710PM – 755PM
•Top Innovator of the Year Early Stage
•Top Innovator of the Year Later Stage
•Top Diversity Innovator of the Year
•People’s Choice Top Innovator
Robert Frederick, founder and CEO of Sirqul, has been focused on connected communities of devices, people, and businesses since 1993. He joined one of the first Blue Tooth standards startups, which eventually became Amazon Anywhere. He was the technical co-founder of Amazon Web Services, setting the stage for Amazon to become profitable, leveraging the Cloud.
Rob started Sirqul to create an Intelligence of Things (IoT) ecosystem on top of the Cloud that also works at the edge. Sirqul has numerous partners that span Retail, Smart Buildings, Autonomous Vehicles, and Robotics.
Devon Wijesinghe is a serial tech entrepreneur with a particular focus on identity data. He was the Co-founder of e-VERIFILE, which was acquired in one of the largest information services transactions in 2012, and then founded Insightpool which merged with Trendkite and was sold this year to Cision for $225 Million.