Rhiza Helps PepsiCo Rock South by Southwest

The Rhiza team is proud to have been a part of the PepsiCo Central presence at South by Southwest (SXSW) 2012. Rhiza teamed up with fellow Pittsburgh-based companies MAYA Design and IonTank to design and build the space out for PepsiCo. Rhiza’s role was to aggregate, analyze and visualize data from around the social web, sensors on-site around SXSW, data…

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Say Hello to Rhiza at SXSW

Planning to head to SXSW? Stop by and say hello. The Rhiza team will be hanging out in Pepsico Central, playing with Rhiza Upshot and data feeds about the pulse of SXSW from Twitter, PeopleBrowsr, radian6, CivicScience, foursqaure, Facebook and more. Check out the big screen and drop by if you are in town.

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Honing the Craft

This past Saturday Rhiza hosted a Coderetreat for members of the Pittsburgh development community. Coderetreat is a global organization dedicated to helping programmers become better programmers. It does this by helping local groups organize workshops – the code retreats – that let developers focus on key elements of the craft of programming without the day-to-day distractions of deadlines and bottom…

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Rhiza CEO, Josh Knauer, to Keynote Canadian GIS Conference

Rhiza’s CEO, Josh Knauer, will be giving the keynote address at the GeoTec 2011 Conference in Vancouver, Canada on September 29, 2011. Josh will speak about emerging technologies and how they are changing the way organizations are using maps and data for decision making. If you’d like to meet with Josh while he’s in Vancouver, please let us know.

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Rhiza/Google Booth Presentation at AFCEA Homeland Security Conference @signalmag #afcea

Rhiza CEO, Josh Knauer, will be giving two presentations at the AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association) Homeland Security Conference at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center in Washington, DC. Both presentations will take place in Booth #611 (Google/Onix Networking Booth) in the Atrium Exhibit Area. 10:30am – Booth #611 – Go Get Your Data: Learn how to effectively…

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Rhiza featured at Innovation Happens event

Rhiza has been selected to be one of six featured companies at the Innovation Happens event this Thursday, December 2 at 5:30pm at AlphaLab (2325 East Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203). Innovation Happens is described by its organizers as an open forum for connecting Pittsburgh entrepreneurs and Pittsburgh corporations. Here’s an overview of the event: Corporations are being increasingly tasked…

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Tune in: Crowdsourcing and the H1N1 Virus Webinar with URISA

This Wednesday, September 23 at 3:00 PM (EST) URISA, the Urban Regional Information System Alliance will be hosting an exciting Webinar about the controlled crowdsourcing technology behind Rhiza’s popular FluTracker website. FluTracker is able to make outbreak data available to the public 5-10 days ahead of the estimates provided by the CDC. This Webinar will explain how you can utilize…

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Josh Knauer to Deliver Keynote at Next Week’s Pennsylvania GIS Conference

Don’t miss the 2009 Pennsylvania GIS Conference on May 19 and 20 in Grantville, PA. From the conference’s organizers: This year’s Pennsylvania GIS Conference will explore the essential connection between geospatial technology and the development and sustainability of our critical infrastructure. Presenters from industry, academia, and government will showcase applications that support critical infrastructures in water resources, energy and the…

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Rhiza @ Gov 2.0 in DC

Rhiza will be in DC from today, March 25, through Saturday, March 28 to visit our partners in the capital and to attend Government 2.0 Camp, an “unconference about using social media tools and Web 2.0 technologies to create a more effective, efficient and collaborative U.S. government on all levels (local, state, and federal).” We’re looking forward to continuing the…

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