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June 14, 2021

The latest in Orlando’s technology sector news

Dennis R. Pape: 3 things to tell potential investors in your pitch
Dennis Pape has been an entrepreneur and advocate for Orlando's startup scene for years. He shares some pitch tips.
UCF tech groups, Black Orlando Tech, RALLY, Rollins land Orange County grants
A group of organizations landed Orange County funding at a board meeting. Several UCF groups, Black Orlando Tech, Rollins College …
UCF VR experts gather for online forum as part of group’s monthly meetup
A group of virtual reality experts in Central Florida will discuss advancements that the technology has made in education, deveopment …
Luminar exec: Still a ‘long road ahead’ until fully autonomous vehicles
Luminar exec says fully driverless cars are still a long way off at UCF's Technology Venture Symposium, a virtual tech …
Luminar exec to share tech firm’s growth story in UCF online symposium
Luminar's Jason Eichenholz will be one of a handful of keynote speakers at a virtual forum for the tech industry …
Orlando Science Center’s Otronicon dates moved permanently
Orlando Science Center has shifted its Otronicon to February permanently, leaving MLK Weekend free for other events.
Orlando Science Center partners on device drive to help those in need
Orlando Science Center partners with Aeras Foundation to use its annual Otronicon event as a "device drive" to help those …
Electronic Arts’ NCAA game will mean jobs in Orlando, executive confirms
Electronic Arts’ highest-ranking executive in Central Florida confirmed this week that the coming return of the company’s popular college football …
Orlando’s ECS upgrades U.S. Army’s tactical simulator program
An Orlando company will show off its recently upgraded combat casualty simulator next week. The demonstration will take place during …
Minnesota foundry emerges as potential buyer for BRIDG in Kissimmee
A government contractor from Minnesota has emerged as a potential buyer for the beleaguered BRIDG facility in Kissimmee. Osceola County …
Opinion: Why not tech? Why not now? Tourism troubles open opportunity
A reeling tourism industry in Orlando provides an opportunity for tech to establish itself as a top industry in the …
Winter Park’s AireHealth keeps racking up awards, integrates acquisition
Add another trophy to AireHealth’s mantel. The Winter Park company won a pitch competition at a high-profile virtual conference of …
Central Florida firm gets invite to conference for its space debris solution
As the U.S. and rest of the world see more satellites launched into space, they face obstacles other generations have …
Archer moves toward drone deployment for medical supply delivery
Gordon Folkes' Archer First Response Systems uses drones for medical supply delivery. Gordon Folkes started his Orlando company Archer First …
Opinion: Pitch night a much- needed collaboration as Orlando tech seeks new ‘normal’
Lilian Myers of Starter Studio helped pull off a successful Drive-in Pitch Night on Friday. I need to get two …

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