Claim Your Elite Status as an Intel® IoT Innovator

Apply Your IoT Skills and Passion to Nurture Your Developer Community

Help Nurture the IoT Community in This Invitation-only Program

If you’re a world-class software developer who wants to play a leadership role in the emerging Internet of Things, Intel would like to talk to you.

The IoT track of the Intel® Software Innovator program is actively recruiting A-list developers to share their talents and vision, and in the process help nurture and inspire an up-and-coming generation of IoT developers in your local community and expand it to our global one. In return, Intel will provide the professional exposure and support resources to help you maximize your own IoT development success and impact.

 A word of explanation: Intel IoT Innovators are exclusively about the work – not marketing, not PR. Rather, Intel seeks star developers who can serve as influencers, sharing tips, techniques and best practices for developing applications for Intel® architecture-based devices. This program is dedicated to developer advocacy, with speakership opportunities and other formal engagements for its IoT Innovators. You help us improve the collective knowledge base of our IoT developer community, and we’ll provide a platform to showcase your work and bring your commercial projects to market. 

What It Means to Be Part of the Intel® IoT Innovator Family 

Program membership is by invitation only. It’s open to skilled developers who consent to being under NDA, and to outside third-party influencers, partners and fellow travelers. As an IoT Innovator, you have access to inner workings and initiatives in development at Intel pertaining to the Internet of Things. 

Benefits of Being an IoT Innovator
Post- and pre-production hardware, as available
Monthly meetings with Intel (for IoT Innovators under NDA)
Licenses to Intel tools
Travel reimbursement for attending trade events, as available
1:1 access to Intel experts, including product engineers and management
Mutual support in a community of like-minded developers who rely more and more on collective knowledge
Dedicated on-site or virtual hands-on training by Intel engineers for IoT Innovators
Quarterly certificate of participation recognizing your impact on the IoT developer community
Support for your professional portfolio as an active developer community advocate by creating your profile on various Intel sites and through professional editorials and videos

Contributions IoT Innovators Make to the Community

In return, Intel expects its IoT Innovators to share their insights and expertise via industry events, trade shows, media, and other platforms for engagement. Additionally, as a member, you have the opportunity to influence through a number of evangelist efforts.

Evangelism Opportunities for IoT Innovators
Relevant content you provide via industry media for developers: blog posts, podcasts, videos and so forth
Participation as a featured presenter at industry events such as developer trade shows, meetups, conferences, etc. 
Mentoring other IoT developers
Leading or supporting your own commercial and industrial-focused workshops, hackathons, meetups, etc.
Active engagement in relevant Intel® Software Development Zone programs
Building cutting-edge demos using Intel® IoT developer kits

Intel IoT Innovators are not expected to be cheerleaders for Intel or endorsers of its products, but we do want members to share their candid experiences with Intel developer kits tools and resources. And, we do want your passion and vision for IoT to shine through in every engagement.

Program Technologies and Solutions

The IoT Innovator Program covers a variety of Intel products, tools and developer kits.  You can learn all about them on Intel® Developer Zone under the IoT section.  

There is absolutely no limit to what you can do with IoT.  In this program we are focusing on the following IoT Solutions:

  • Automotive/Transportation
  • Digital Signage
  • Environmental/Agriculture
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial Automation
  • Retail
  • Smart Home/Smart Buildings
  • Smart Video

Show us why you should be an Intel®  IoT Innovator

If you think you’ve got what it takes – mad developer skills, a proven history of accomplishment, an evangelist’s fervor, contagious enthusiasm and an ability to connect with others – then here’s your chance to prove it: please apply now.

For additional information, connect Grace Metri directly.  

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