Alex Schwarzkopf, Founder and CEO of Pillar, spoke at Hardwired in January 2019. He spoke about his company’s smart sensors which he says creates a “construction site nervous system.” His product has been able to save construction sites millions of dollars worth of potential leaks and damages through proactive sensing.

Hardwired NYC is a monthly event in New York covering the intersection of hardware and software (Internet of Things, 3D printing, robotics, etc.), hosted by Matt Turck, partner at FirstMark Capital, and Jack Cohen.