Accelerating the Commercialization of Global Innovation

TechConnect World is uniquely designed to accelerate the commercialization of innovations, out of the lab and into industry. TechConnect World is divided into a Technical Research Program and an Innovation Partnering Program, gathering the world's leading market-focused research and commercially-viable innovations into the largest global technology accelerator program. Join leading funding agencies, national and federal labs, universities, tech transfer offices, and investment and corporate partners as we accelerate the commercialization of the world's top innovations in Washington D.C. We look forward to your participation!

Program Highlights

TechConnect World 2014 Held jointly with National Innovation Summit and National SBIR Conference

Partner Highlights

National SBIR Conference
National Harbor Maryland, May 14-16, 2013

National Innovation Summit and Showcase
National Harbor Maryland, May 12-16, 2013
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Speaker Highlights Include:

Patricia Ansems-Bancroft
Sharon E. Burke
U.S. Department of Defense
  Leo Christodoulou
Leo Christodoulou
The Boeing Company
  Todd Park
Todd Park
The White House
  Randy Hultgren
Congressman
Randy Hultgren

U.S. House of Representatives (Illinois 14th District)
 Bart Gordon
Bart Gordon
K&L Gates
  Robert D. Atkinson
Robert D. Atkinson
Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
  Karina Edmonds
Karina Edmonds
U.S. Department of Energy
  Jens Rieger
Jens Rieger
BASF
 Jay Amarasekera
Jay Amarasekera
SABIC
   Christopher Rinaldi
Christopher Rinaldi
DOD SBIR-STTR
  Sean McBride
Sean McBride
Ingersoll Rand
  Omid Farokhzad
Omid Farokhzad
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Young Keun Lee
Young Keun Lee
SK Innovation
   Drew Bond
Drew Bond
Battelle
   Sridaran Natesan
Sridaran Natesan
Sanofi-aventis
   Issam Dairanieh
Issam Dairanieh
BP Alternative Energy
Brent M Segal
Brent M Segal
Lockheed Martin
  Christian Fau
Christian Fau
Honda R&D Americas, Inc.
   Farshid Arman
Farshid Arman
Siemens Technology to Business
  Hongda Chen
Hongda Chen
National Insti. of Food & Agriculture
Bob Doering
Bob Doering
Texas Instruments
   Mark D. Hoover
Mark D. Hoover
NIOSH
  Volker Schaedler
Volker Schaedler
BASF
   Anupama B. Kaul
Anupama B. Kaul
National Science Foundation
Paul Kladitis
Paul Kladitis
National Reconnaissance Office
  Michael Makowski
Michael Makowski
PPG Industries R&D
  Larry Mann<
Larry Mann
Cabot
  Ira Nydick
Ira Nydick
Panasonic Ventures
Robert Quinn
Robert Quinn
Air Products
and Chemicals
   Patrick T. Spicer
Patrick T. Spicer
Procter & Gamble Company
   John Suh
John Suh
Hyundai Ventures
  Dalia Yablon
Dalia Yablon
ExxonMobil
 Matthew Portnoy
Matthew Portnoy
NIH SBIR-STTR
  Lorie Wigel
Lorie Wigel
Intel Corporation
   Brian Powers
Brian Powers
The Dow Chemical Company
   Bill Lawrence
Bill Lawrence
Lockheed Martin Corp.
Steven Zullo
Steven Zullo
NIBIB National Institutes of Health
  Wendy Miller
Wendy Miller
Shell
  Daido Uchida
Daido Uchida
Omron
  Travis Earles
Karl Haider
Bayer MaterialScience
Paul France
Paul France
MeadWestvaco
  Jaco Fok
Jaco Fok
Shell
  Steven Xanthoudakis
Steven Xanthoudakis
Merck
  Karl Haider
Travis Earles
Lockheed Martin
 Altaf (Tof) Carim
Altaf (Tof) Carim
Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President
  Patricia Ansems-Bancroft
Patricia Ansems-Bancroft
The Dow Chemical Company
  Volker Schaedler
Volker Schaedler
BASF
  Ivelisse Boerenko
Ivelisse Boerenko
Capewell

National Innovation Partners - Technologies Featured From:


DoE
Department
of Energy
DoD
Department
of Defense
NIH
National Institutes
of Health
NIST
National Institute of
Standards and Technology
AF
Air Force
airforceSBIR
Air Force SBIR/STTR
Army
Army

Navy
MDA
Chemical and
Biological Defense

Defense Advanced
Research Projects
Agency

Defense Health
Program

Defense Logistics
Agency

Defense
MicroElectronics
Activity (DMEA)

Defense Threat
Reduction Agency
(DTRA)

Missile Defense
Agency (MDA)

National
Geospatial-Intelligence
Agency(NGA)

NASA:

National Science
Foundation

Department of
Homeland Security

Research &
Engineering
(ASD(R&E))

Special Operations
Command(SOCOM)

US Small Business
Administration

TechConnect Platinum Sponsor


 

TechConnect Gold Sponsors


 

Silver Sponsors


 

Nanotech Platinum Sponsor


BASF   K&LGates  
Thermo Scientific
Intellectual Property Insurance Services Corporatio
  Chinano
 

TechConnect Acceleration Partners


BASF Bayer Material Science Batelle Bosch bp
Capewell DOW GE Honda Hyundai Ingersoll Rand
intel Lockheed Martin MeadWestvaco Merck Momentive
Nationalgrid Novaris Panasonic ppg Roche
Sabic Sanofi Shell Siemens SK Innovation Solvay Toyota
 

Technology Development Partners


AEROSPACE Argonne National Lab Bio Maryland Brookhaven Nat Lab CIT
CSU Ventures Energy Innovation Portal Jameson Komax Kitech
NETL NIST NREL Oak Ridge Nat Lab Office of Technology Licensing UF
Pacific Northwest RTI EcoComplex Sandia Nat Lab UCLA Santa Barbara TIA UMN Office for Technology Commercialization
 

TechConnect Supporting Partners


ACCT ACTION Angel Capital Assoc AUT Calstart Daily Energ Report
ETC FLC.jpg FreeMind IMT green and clean Insight InterAsia
Japan Technology Group LES Mercom nanotechweb.org NASVF NIA
NVCA NECEC NVTC Physics Today SBIR uidp
 

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