Food+Tech Connect

SAVE THE DATE - The Food+Tech Connect hackathon is back, and this year we’re tackling dining at Hack//Dining NYC!
In partnership with Applegate, Google and Chipotle, we’re bringing leading restaurant and foodservice industry rabble-rousers together with tech and design nerds to re-engineer the future of dining. From June 27-29, teams will rapidly prototype open-source software and hardware solutions to big challenges, like sustainable sourcing, wellness and food safety.
Want to hack a better future for food? Applications open on Monday, April 21st. So keep an eye on our newsletter and Facebook page for details, and follow @foodtechconnect and #hackdining on Twitter for updates.
Passionate about food innovation and interested in supporting Hack//Dining? Email Danielle [at] foodtechconnect [dot] com for more information about getting involved as an event sponsor.
Want a taste of Food+Tech Connect’s past hackathons? Check out 2013’s Hack//Meat Silicon Valley.
We can’t wait to hack dining with you!
Team Food+Tech Connect

SAVE THE DATE - The Food+Tech Connect hackathon is back, and this year we’re tackling dining at Hack//Dining NYC!

In partnership with Applegate, Google and Chipotle, we’re bringing leading restaurant and foodservice industry rabble-rousers together with tech and design nerds to re-engineer the future of dining. From June 27-29, teams will rapidly prototype open-source software and hardware solutions to big challenges, like sustainable sourcing, wellness and food safety.

Want to hack a better future for food? Applications open on Monday, April 21st. So keep an eye on our newsletter and Facebook page for details, and follow @foodtechconnect and #hackdining on Twitter for updates.

Passionate about food innovation and interested in supporting Hack//Dining? Email Danielle [at] foodtechconnect [dot] com for more information about getting involved as an event sponsor.

Want a taste of Food+Tech Connect’s past hackathons? Check out 2013’s Hack//Meat Silicon Valley.

We can’t wait to hack dining with you!

Team Food+Tech Connect

With over 12,000 members, including big-name chefs like Mario Batali and Daniel Boulud, Culinary Agents offers a professional network, professional resources and a job matching service for the hospitality industry.

Get an inside look at the startup’s business model, technology, and plans for growth in Q&A with Culinary Agents, An Aspiring LinkedIn For The Hospitality Industry [Video].’

The fun continues: editing footage from Food Startup Branding 101 with @iantheparker . Getting this course ready for it’s April 15 online debut! (at Grind Broadway)

The fun continues: editing footage from Food Startup Branding 101 with @iantheparker . Getting this course ready for it’s April 15 online debut! (at Grind Broadway)

App lets users barter to jump queues
Nobody enjoys waiting in a queue, even if it’s for something they really want. Apps such as Qminder have provided a way for businesses to avoid crowded waiting rooms or long lines of customers by providing them with smartphone notifications when their appointment or reservation is ready, and now another app called Shout wants to turn queues into a marketplace, where users can buy and sell spots in line for new games consoles or a table at no-reservation restaurants. READ MORE…
Via: springwise

App lets users barter to jump queues

Nobody enjoys waiting in a queue, even if it’s for something they really want. Apps such as Qminder have provided a way for businesses to avoid crowded waiting rooms or long lines of customers by providing them with smartphone notifications when their appointment or reservation is ready, and now another app called Shout wants to turn queues into a marketplace, where users can buy and sell spots in line for new games consoles or a table at no-reservation restaurants. READ MORE…

Via: springwise