TigerDirect.com together with The LAB Miami and Refresh Miami are bringing a South Florida Technology Summit to South Florida next week. It will include workshops, tutorials, keynotes and exhibits by top companies such as Intel, Microsoft, Sony, Dell, Samsung, LG, Toshiba and Canon, TigerDirect says.
To be held from 1 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Miami Airport Convention Center, 777 NW 72nd Ave. in Miami, on May 22, the summit is free but you must register. Tickets are available via sfltechsummit.eventbrite.com.
The summit is divided into business and consumer sections. Businesses are the emphasis from 1 pm to 5 p.m., and there will be seminars every 30 minutes on the latest technology and ideas for making your business more productive, enhancing the employee/consumer experience and taking it to the next level. There will also be on-site entertainment including Dell’s Ovei Pod, an immersive, state-of-the-art digital media experience capsule that allows users to access, experience, interact with and enjoy any media source including movies and gaming.
The LAB Miami will host four to six 15-minute workshops throughout the day on topics such as Product Photography, NFC Technology, Social Entrepreneurship, Collaborative Doodling, Pitching to VCs and Hardware Hacking.
From 5 pm to 9 pm, the Consumer Hours will include networking, food and drink, contests and more, including Refresh Miami’s Demo Night at 7 p.m., where 10 local tech companies demo their products and ideas and are given 5 minutes each to do so. Tickets to the event by Refresh Miami, the largest grassroots tech organization in South Florida, may be attained via this link.