The Internet of Things and Azure

Please join WITI for our next meeting at Miami's premier location for Tech Start Ups, Venture Hive! In this session, Microsoft Technical Evangelist, Joe Raio, will demo Microsoft's latest Internet of Things technology. This will be a great opportunity to raise your IoT IQ. You don't want to miss it! Below is a summary of the Microsoft IoT project we will learn more about:

Project Teddy is an IoT/Big Data project currently under development by the South Florida Developer Evangelist Team. The goal of PT is to build a teddy bear that you can literally have a normal conversation with. In this meeting, Joe will discuss the current progress of project teddy from a technology perspective and how they leveraged Windows 10 IoT core and Microsoft Azure to bring him to life.

Featured Speaker(s)

Joe Raio

Joe Raio is a Microsoft Technical Evangelist based in Pompano Beach, Florida. As a technical evangelist, Joe primarily focuses on presentations leveraging the Microsoft Stack in the areas of website development and cloud technology. Prior to becoming an evangelist for Microsoft, Joe successfully owned and operated three small businesses centered around website development and marketing. To learn more about Joe, visit his website at

Patricia Monica Ojeda

Ms. Ojeda (a.k.a PMO) is a dynamic business, Information technology and marketing executive that has over 25 years of experience spearheading innovative solutions to some of the most complex and challenging issues facing the commercial and public sectors. PMO is a high-energy business speaker on subjects like “How to use Technology to Trade and Grow”, “Digital Brand Building”, and “Information Technology and Business”; and a recognized Executive Coach. PMO truly believes in the power of the social networking, and she is a very active supporter of many community events.

Schedule of Events

6:00-6:30 Networking and Appetizers
6:30-7:30 Presentation
7:30-8:00 Q&A