TechConnect World National Innovation Summit and Showcase National SBIR Conference

Innovation Showcase and Accelerator

TechConnect is pleased to host 2013 TechConnect World, May 12-16 in Washington DC. The event, co-located with the 2013 National Innovation Summit the 2013 National Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Conference, delivers the world’s largest showcase and accelerator for industry-vetted emerging-technologies ready for commercialization.

Don’t miss this opportunity to place your technology, your company, or your agency’s awardee portfolio into the TechConnect Innovation Showcase and Accelerator program to be matched with the world’s largest gathering of potential investment and corporate partners.

Showcase Hours:
Tuesday, May 14th - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Wednesday, May 15th - 10:00am to 2:00pm and 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Interactive Showcase Tool:
>> Search Innovation
>> View Floorplan (pdf)


Innovation Showcase Participants:

Federal Agencies | Federal Labs | Corporate Partners | University Partners | Global Innovators

Federal Agencies
  • Air Force
  • Army
  • Defense Logistics Agency
  • Department of Commerce/NOAA
  • Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences
  • Department of Energy
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Department of Transportation
  • DOC, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • DoD SBIR/STTR Program
  • DoD, Office of Secretary of Defense (OSD)
  • DoEd, National Institute on Disability & Rehabilitation Research
  • EPA
  • Joint Science & Technology Office for Chem-Bio Defense
  • MDA Advanced Research
  • NASA
  • Navy
  • Navy, Office of Naval Research
  • NIH-National Institute of Nursing Research
  • NIH, National Cancer Institute
  • NIH, National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute
  • NIH, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
  • NIH, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengineering
  • NIH, National Institute of General Medical Sciences
  • NIH, National Institute of Health
  • NIH, National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke
  • NIH, National Institute on Minority
  • Health & Health Disparities
  • NIH, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs
  • NIH, Office of the Director
  • NIH/National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
  • NIST - National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • NSF - National Science Foundation
  • NSF - Industrial Innovation and Partnerships Division
  • Office of Investment and Innovation, Small Business Administration
  • Office of the Secretary of Defense
  • Small Business Administration
  • USDA, National Institute of Food and Agriculture

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Federal Laboratories
  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Goddard Space Flight Center
  • Johnson Space Center
  • Kennedy Space Center
  • Langley Research Center
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • National Energy Technology Laboratory
  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • National Institute of Standards & Technology
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Sandia National Laboratory

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Corporate Partners
  • BASF
  • The Boeing Company
  • Bayer
  • Bosch
  • bp
  • Capewell Components
  • Dow
  • Honda
  • Hyundai
  • Ingersoll-Rand
  • Intel
  • Lockheed Martin
  • MeadWestvaco
  • Merck
  • Momentive
  • National Grid
  • Novartis
  • Panasonic
  • Roche
  • Sanofi
  • Shell
  • Siemens
  • SK Innovation
  • Solvay
  • Toyota

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University Partners
  • Australian National University
  • College of William and Mary
  • Ghent University
  • Lehigh University
  • Louisiana State University
  • McGill University
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Rutgers University EcoComplex Alternative Energy Innovation Center
  • Stanford University
  • The Pennsylvania State University
  • UCSB Office of Technology & Industry Alliances
  • UNC at Chapel Hill Chemistry Department
  • UNH Office for Partnerships and Commercialization
  • University of Central Florida
  • University of Florida
  • University of Minnesota Office of Technology Commercialization
  • University of Rochester
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of Waterloo - WatCo
  • University-Industry Demonstration Partnership (UIDP)
  • Uppsala University
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Virginia Tech
  • Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology, University of Waterloo
  • Western Kentucky University

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Global Innovators
  • Advanced Biomimetic Sensors, Inc.
  • AdvancedMEMS
  • Aerospace
  • Aquitaine Science Transfert®
  • Arizona Technology Enterprises
  • BioDeptronix
  • CalBattery
  • CC Biotech LLC
  • Center for Innovative Technology
  • ClearSign Combustion
  • CNanoz
  • Co2fine
  • Conductive Composites Company
  • CONTINUUS Pharmaceuticals
  • CRDF Global
  • Cromoz Inc.
  • CSU Ventures
  • D-Tech, LLC
  • DERP Technologies LLC
  • Dessinier Corporation
  • Dorner Works Ltd
  • DShape
  • Eigen Wireless
  • Enbido, Inc
  • Ener-G-Rotors, Inc
  • Energy Catalysis, Inc.
  • Energy Harvesters LLC
  • ETH Zurich
  • FINsix
  • Firefly Power LLC
  • Flex Technology Inc
  • Framergy®
  • Goldemar Solutions
  • Graphene Frontiers
  • Graphenea
  • Griffith Enterprise
  • HexaTech, Inc
  • Hidden Solutions, LLC
  • Ideal Power Converters
  • InnoSense LLC
  • Institute for Disabilities Research and Training
  • Institute of Physics Academia Sinica
  • Ionova Technologies, Inc.
  • Jameson & Company CPAs, LLC
  • Japan Technology Group
  • Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation
  • Kiverdi
  • Klein Buendel, Inc.
  • Komax
  • Lenuco
  • Lucent Optics
  • Lyncean Technologies
  • Lynx Laboratories
  • Malibu IQ, LLC
  • MDA Advanced Research
  • Medipac Inc.
  • Mexel USA, LLC
  • Molecular Imprints, Inc.
  • Morton Photonics Incorporated
  • MTPV Power Corporation
  • Nanocomp Technologies Inc.
  • Nanoscape
  • Nasseo, Inc.
  • NCSR Demokritos
  • Nesher Technologies, Inc
  • Newlight Technologies, LLC
  • Next Fuel Inc.
  • Nextek Power Systems
  • Novapeutics, LLC
  • NVIGEN Inc
  • Opalux Inc.
  • Optima Neuroscience, Inc.
  • PCSI / Element - Y
  • PinMed, Inc.
  • PolyDrop
  • Polymer Aging Concepts, Inc.
  • Quantum Materials Corporation
  • Redox Power Systems
  • Remote Harbor, Inc
  • RoboSeed LLC
  • RTI International
  • Scientific Molecular Technologies
  • Signablok, Inc.
  • Signal Storage Innovations
  • Solar Fuel Corporation
  • Specialty Phosphors Inc.
  • Stellarray, Inc.
  • SurClean, Inc.
  • Svaya Nanotechnologies
  • The Aspen Group
  • The Methodist Hospital
  • Thermal Conservation Technologies
  • Third Dimension Technologies
  • UP Steel, Inc.
  • VersufleX Technologies LLC
  • Virtual Badge, LLC
  • Vyykn
  • WaterRotor Energy Technologies
  • Wifinity Tech
  • Xergy Incorporated

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“Energy and climate change are important national security issues, and nanotechnology offers the promise of enabling solutions to challenging problems in these areas. Lockheed Martin is proud to have been the host sponsor of this important event, which provided the opportunity for our workforce to collaborate with top researchers from around the world and gain insights into emerging technologies that can support our customer’s needs.”
Dr. Ray O Johnson, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Lockheed Martin
“The 2010 event went very well for Kodak. I was incredibly busy and have many new contacts to follow up on. I look forward to next year in Boston”
Eastman Kodak
“TechConnect is unique in specifically bringing together the creators of breakthrough technologies with corporations who can help commercialize, adopt, buy, re-sell and invest in those technologies.”
Atrium Capital
“Thank you for helping us put together such a great networking event. We received a lot of positive feedback both internally from our colleagues and externally by the people who attended. We look forward to working with TechConnect again in the near future.”
Harvard University, Office of Technology Development
“I found the conference extremely interesting and useful, and I will recommend that Merck continue to participate in upcoming conferences.”

TechConnect Accelerator Partners

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TechConnect Supporting Partners

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TechConnect Innovation Partners - Featuring:

of Energy
of Defense
National Institutes
of Health
National Institute of
Standards and Technology
Air Force

Chemical and
Biological Defense

Defense Advanced
Research Projects

Defense Health

Defense Logistics

Activity (DMEA)

Defense Threat
Reduction Agency

Missile Defense
Agency (MDA)



National Science

Department of
Homeland Security

Research &

Special Operations

US Small Business