Keynote Title: Occupancy Intelligence for the Built Environment
Founder – COO, IoL Technologies, Australia.
David Whitfield is a successful inventor and technology entrepreneur with deep experience in the lighting, technology and energy conservation fields.
His last business venture, enLighten Australia and Enlighten International, are fast-growing Australian suppliers of designs for LED luminaires to save energy costs in commercial buildings. He has won many national and international innovation awards and has Patents in several industries.
2017 – Ernst Young
Selected Company – Accelerating Entrepreneurs Asia-Pacific program – 2017
2016 Consensus Awards
- Winner: Big Data Insights & Innovation Award
- Runner up, Best IoT Start-up
Winner: X-Factor Award – Cool Company Awards 2013.
Also voted in the top 10 coolest companies in Australia.
The Cool Company Awards recognise start-ups that are rule makers and rule breakers. To quote the awards web site, “Quite simply, they are… cool!”
TECH23 2013, Finalist
Tech23 unearths the innovations happening right here in Australia! 23 innovative young companies in the tech space are given five minutes to show off their business model to an audience of over 400 potential investors, partners and clients.
StartupSmart, 2013 Finalist
An Australian pitching competition with over 100 entrants from the Australian start-up community
GeoNext, 2013 Finalist
An annual Australian conference focussing on innovation in location based technologies and services.
Echelon 2014, Regional Finalist
Invited to attend Singapore event as a global top 50 Finalist.