TechConnect Summit 2010
Connecting innovative technologies
to real world business through a
global marketplace that includes
F500 technology challenges and
prescreened IP & early stage companies.
Matching innovative solutions to real world technology challenges
Technology Focus: Clean Technologies, Nanotechnologies and Biotechnologies
Join a powerful community of over 5,000 business and technical professionals
Delivering Results: Matching buyers and sellers, creating strategic partnerships
TechConnect Theater Featuring Corporate Partnering Presentations

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Summit Program

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Speakers & Companies

TechConnect IP Forum
Licensing opportunities

TechConnect Venture Forum
Early Stage Companies

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Platinum Sponsors

Lockheed Martin

Jackson Walker L.L.P.

Innovation Sponsor

Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency, KOTRA:

Gold Sponsor

Applied Materials


TechConnect Summit 2011 will take place June 13-16 in Boston, Massachusetts

Our Mission: Matching innovative solutions to real world technology challenges, investors & corporate partners.

Advanced Solutions: IP, seed and early-stage companies meet with corporations to match-up funding or partnering opportunities. All presentations are pre-screened by TechConnect Advisory Committee.

Market Needs: Exclusive Corporate Partnering presentations by Fortune 500 companies that focus on current and future technology areas of interest.

Delivering Results: Matching technology buyers and sellers, creating strategic partnerships, enabling IP licensing, providing access to corporate financing, and bringing advanced research and business insight.


2010 Corporate and Government Speakers Include:

J. Christopher  Moran
J. Christopher Moran
Vice President, General Manager, Applied Ventures LLC
Jack DeForrest
Jack DeForrest
Vice President Technology Licensing, GE Healthcare

Bill Byun
Managing Director
Samsung Ventures

Issam Dairanieh
Technology Principal,
Alternative Energy Ventures,
Jonathan P. Rambeau
Jonathan P. Rambeau
Vice President, Technology Transition, Lockheed Martin Corporation

Brian Johnston
Director, External Alliances
Eastman Kodak Company

Dhiraj Malkani
RockPort Capital Partners

Ira Nydick
Senior Technology Analyst
Panasonic Ventures

Pulakesh Mukherjee
Investment Manager, BASF Venture Capital

Patricia Ansems
Research Scientist, Ventures & Business Development,

Dave Goodwin
Physical Scientist, U.S. Department of Energy

Nick Sugimoto
Principal, Honda Strategic Venturing, Honda Motor Corporation

Daido Uchida
R&D Center Manager, Omron Management Center of America

Tomoya Yamashiki

Director of Corporate Research and Business Development, Toray Industries-America

Jim Kohlhaas

VP, Energy Initiatives, Corporate Engineering & Technology, Lockheed Martin Corporation
 Stephen Meller
Stephen Meller
Chief Innovation Catalyst, The Procter and Gamble Company
 Yael Weiss
Yael Weiss

Director, Licensing & External Research, Merck
 Kenichi Mori
Kenichi Mori

General Manager, New Business Development, Fuji Electric Corp of America
Jack DeForrest
Ryszard (Rich) Pisarski
SBIR/STTR Technology Infusion Manager, NASA/Ames

Francis (Frank) Barros
SBIR Program Analyst, U.S. Department of Homeland Security


Garrett Muramoto
Technology Planning



2010 Speakers and Sponsors Include:

Procter and Gamble
Lockheed Martin
Applied Materials
European Patent Office
Jackson Walker
GE Healthcare


Supporting Organizations

Japan Technology Group MRUN NASVF NVCA LES

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