Walmart Technology Innovation Open Call
June 29th, 2016 by Rebecca Norman
As part of the 2016 Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit, Walmart Lab 415-C is opening submissions to technology companies that wish to be selected for Walmart’s “Technology Innovation Open Call” on October 6, 2016. The open call is aimed at finding technology as well as helping companies better understand working with Walmart Technology. At this event, vendors will meet with key technology leaders to pitch innovative solutions/technology for retail, logistics, big data, security and social media.
Applicants need to submit 3-minute videos and written overviews of their companies. The submission deadline is July 22, or the first 250 entries.
Over 100 Walmart technologists and senior leaders will meet with companies at this event. Tom Douglass, director of Walmart Lab 415-C said, “As part of Walmart Technology, Lab 415-C actively seeks to engage emerging technology in order to better understand how to serve our customers. This event is hosted by the Northwest Arkansas Technology Council as part of the Bentonville/Bella Vista Chamber of Commerce.