TechConnect World National Innovation Summit and Showcase National SBIR Conference

Showcase Participants

TechConnect is pleased to host the 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.

PDF of showcase floor planView Floor Plan

Display/Showcase Dates:

  • Tuesday, May 14, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Wednesday, May 15, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

To view participating organizations, first select a search method below. You may also select a Technology area, and then sort the results by Maturity.

Search Showcase Participants:

By keywords:

List of All Participants by Type, Booth, Organization and (Technology).

SBIR Federal Agencies

1410Air Force SBIR/STTR Program Office
1401Defense Logistics Agency
1104Department of Energy
1404Department of Homeland Security
1411MDA Advanced Research
1412National Science Foundation
1408Navy SBIR
1416NOAA Technology Partnerships Office
1400US Small Business Administration
1415Department of Transportation

Oral Presenters

824AnCatt (Heavy-Metal Free Anti-Corrosion Coating Platform Technology)
1109Argonne National Laboratory (Nanosegregated Surfaces as Catalysts for Fuel Cells (IN-07-054))
809Arizona Technology Enterprises (CarbonFlex, Flexible Composite Material)
809Arizona Technology Enterprises (Improved Electrolyte for Fuel Cells)
1030AVIRTEK (Proactive Cybersecurity)
1107Battelle/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Titanium Metal Injection Molding)
711Biolom, LLC (Highly Sensitive Micron Scale Multiple Biomarker Biosensor)
1108Brookhaven National Laboratory (Gold Nanoprisms Activate Catalytic Platinum)
702California Lithium Battery, Inc. (Very High Capacity Silicon Graphene Composite Li-ion Anode Material)
703CC Biotech LLC (separation instrumentation for biomolecules)
729CHEMTOR, L.P. (Non-Dispersive Solvent Extractions and Reactions)
920College of William and Mary (Environmentally Safe Plastic Microbeads for Cosmetics)
1206Company (Operation system of laparoscope using pneumatically driven robotic holder)
815Conductive Composites Company (Conductive Composites)
931CONTINUUS Pharmaceuticals (Integrated Continuous Manufacturing (ICM) of Pharmaceuticals)
1021Correlated Magnetics Research, LLC (Correlated Magnetics)
726Cromoz Inc (Luminescent Water Soluble Carbon Quantum Dots for Bio-imaging and Target Drug Delivery)
821D-Tech, LLC (IDentia - Extensible Cloud Security Solution for the Enterprise)
905Diazamed (Modular Biocompatible Materials for Medical Devices and Wound Healing Applications)
827DornerWorks (Embedded ARINC 653 Hypervisor for High Assurance of Safety and Security)
722Element-Y (Flexible Insulation for Tents and Buildings)
Energy Catalysis, Inc. (Direct catalytic liquefaction of low-volatile hydrocarbons to clean liquid fuels)
717FINsix (VHF Power Conversion)
1117Firefly Power LLC (Innovative blade design creating efficient and affordable micro grids.)
701Flex Technology Inc (Flex Technology Inc)
727framergy® (Single Molecule Traps)
1201GMT Co. Ltd. (OCR type Direct Bonding for Touch Screen Panel)
1018Graphene Frontiers (CVD Graphene Barrier and Conductive Films for Flexible Organic Electronics)
721Griffith University (Circuits in Plastic Technology)
1218HexaTech (Aluminum Nitride (AlN) Based Devices for smart grid and clean water)
808Ideal Power Converters (Efficient low-cost micro-grids utilitizing photovoltaics and battery storage)
917InnoSense LLC (Therm-E-Log - Visual,Temperature Exposure History Logger)
816Institute for Disabilities Research and Training (A Multi-Function Glove for Harsh Environments)
Ionova Technologies, Inc. (Zinc/Ion Pseudo-Capacitor)
1128Kiverdi, Inc. (Kiverdi Inc.)
1201Korea Institute of Industrial Technology(KITECH) (Nanocellulose and its Thermoplastic Composite Material)
1201Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT) (Environmentally friendly High Performance Acrylonitrile Manufacturing Process)
1201Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology(KRICT) (Highly sensitive Raman-based multiplexing drug screening system)
807Lehigh University (Scalable Biosurfactant Synthesis)
801Louisiana State University (Precise Sensor Nanomaterial)
1029Lucent Optics (Efficiency-Boosting Laminate for Solar Cells and Modules)
Macro Biosystems, Inc. (Membrane-based technology for bioprocessing)
1222Malibu IQ, Architected Materials LLC (Architected Materials)
803McGill University (A stable and active low-cost catalyst for the replacement of platinum)
803McGill University (Magnetic cooling in semiconductors)
1126Medipacs Inc. (Medipacs Mini-Infuser™)
820Molecular Imprints Inc. (Scalable Nanopatterning using Roll-based Jet and FlashTM Imprint Lithography)
921MTPV Power Corporation (MTPV)
814Nanocomp Technologies (Carbon nanotube sheet, tape and wire production systems)
900NanoPhotonica (NanoPhotonica S-QLED Displays)
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) (Lotus Dust Mitigation Coating and Molecular Adsorber Coating)
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) (Wafer Level Microchannel Fabrication Process for Lab-on-a-Chip Devices)
NASA Langley Research Center (SansEC --- A wireless physical sensor platform)
1106National Energy Technology Laboratory (Nano-Structured Nobel Metal Catalysts for Hydrocarbon Reforming)
1100National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) (Black Silicon Etching: Efficient and Inexpensive PV Technology)
1100National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) (Improved Cellulose Hydrolysis Activity)
725NevadaNano (Molecular Property Spectrometer (MPS™))
1216Newlight Technologies, LLC (Newlight: From Greenhouse Gas to Plastic)
914Northern Arizona University (iTester Hand-Held Multi-Assay Reader)
714Novapeutics LLC (Treating type 2 diabetes using menin inhibitors to regenerate insulin producing beta cells)
1101Oak Ridge National Laboratory (MEMS-based Pyroelectric Thermal Energy Scavenger)
1031Opalux Inc. (Photonic Ink (P-Ink))
1012Optima Neuroscience, Inc. (CereScope™ - A Portable All-in-One Neurological Monitoring System)
1019Pedal Logic, LP (Pedal Logic)
1027PinMed (Personal Health Expert)
323/1105Sandia National Laboratories (Microsystems Enabled Photovoltaics (MEPV))
1025SiEnergy Systems, LLC (Nanoscale thin film solid oxide fuel cell)
710Solar Fuel Corporation (Solar Fuel Corporation: Converting Sun, Water and CO2 to hydrogen or syngas)
918Stanford University (Peel-and-Stick Process: Fabrication process for thin film electronics on universal substrates.)
716Stellarray Incorporated (Flat Panel X-ray Sources)
810Svaya Nanotechnologies (Structural color optical reflecting microplatelets)
1221Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) ETH transfer (Technology Transfer Office of ETH Zurich) (Novel SiO2-based antioxidant compound with significantly extended life-time and activity)
829The Methodist Hospital (A high throughput one-step assay for circulating tumor cell detection in whole blood sample)
216/906The Pennsylvania State University (BZN Pyrochlore Thin Films)
216/906The Pennsylvania State University (Targeted Drug Delivery System/Keystone Nano)
709Thermal Conservation Technologies (Vacuum Insulation Panels in Stainless Steel Envelope)
908Third Dimension Technologies, LLC (Angular Slice True 3D Display (AS3D))
904UCSB Office of Technology & Industry Alliances (Diabetes Control Algorithms and Clinical Trial Software)
904UCSB Office of Technology & Industry Alliances (Embedded Photonic Crystals for Use in LEDs and Lasers)
Universidad Nacional de Córdoba y Universidad Nacional de La Rioja (University of La Rioja in a partnership program with University of Córdoba) (Pharmaceutical technology of pharmaceutical composition and pharmacology treatment for enhancement of morphine analgesia and prevention of morphine tolerance)
909University of Central Florida (Surface Acoustic Wave Sensor Network utilizing a Unique Orthogonal Frequency Coding Method to Individually Identify Sensors in a Multi-sensory Network)
902University of Minnesota – Office for Technology Commercialization (Biodegradable Polymer for Biomedical Applications)
902University of Minnesota – Office for Technology Commercialization (Language Analysis Tool Detects Cognitive Dysfunction for Early Alzheimer Diagnosis)
1114University of New Hampshire (NSPECT Portable Imaging Neutron and Gamma-Ray Spectrometer (NSPECT))
916University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill (Fixative of Polymerized Carbon Nanotubes Encapsulating Osmium Nanoparticles for Biological Tissue)
1020University of Rochester (Fibronectin Matrix Mimetics)
1020University of Rochester (Shape Memory Polymers)
805University of South Carolina (Compositions of Degradable Salt-Responsive Copolymers)
805University of South Carolina (III-V Nitride Microcantilever based Photocoustic Biosensor)
805University of South Carolina (Transparent Silicone based nano-composites filled with inorganic nano-fillers)
704University of Waterloo - WatCo (Automated Winter Road Surface Condition Monitoring System)
214/1215/1024Uppsala University (Cerebrolysin for treatment of neuropathic pain)
1101UT-Battelle, LLC (Advanced Lithium Ion Battery Materials)
1101UT-Battelle, LLC (Novel Nanopore Membrane Technology Recovers Energy from Industrial Effluents)
1304Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc. (Fiberoptic Microneedle Device for Convection-Enhanced Thermochemotherapy of Malignant Glioma)
927Vyykn (Global network of drinking water filtration systems)

Showcase Presenters

712ACCUSTRATA (Intelligent dynamic process control for thin films)
1201ACS Corp. (The real time sensor cloud technology supporting smart convergence business model)
818Advanced Biomimetic Sensors (ABS), Inc. (Nnaobiomimetic platform technology)
831AdvancedMEMS LLP (Small, low power MEMS based 2D laser scan engine for distance imaging)
Applied Research & Photonics (ARP) (Terahertz sub-surface scanner for wafer inspection)
Aquitaine Science Transfert (Mass production process of bifonctional Janus particles)
1109Argonne National Laboratory (Device and Method for Fluidizing and Coating Ultrafine Particles (IN-11-048))
1109Argonne National Laboratory (Engineering Biofuels from Photosynthetic Bacteria (IN-09-001))
1109Argonne National Laboratory (Synthesizing Pharmaceuticals Using Containerless Processing (IN-10-011))
1109Argonne National Laboratory (The Economical Remediation of Plastic Waste into Advanced Materials with Coatings (IN-07-070))
809Arizona Technology Enterprises (Improved materials for lithium ion batteries)
809Arizona Technology Enterprises (ASU) (Robust Microfluidic Tactile Sensor Skin for Robotic Applications)
1028Australian National University (Multi-Layer Orthogonal-Offset Plate (MLOOP) solar arrays)
1107Battelle/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Binding Organic Liquids)
1107Battelle/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Graphical Contingency Analysis Tool)
1107Battelle/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Iron-Vanadium Redox Flow Battery)
1014BioDeptronix (QuantAire(TM))
Biosima SRL (Intensive Production of Artemia eggs)
1108Brookhaven National Laboratory (Iron-based Superconducting Structures)
1017CalSens. (Fiber Optic Technology)
822ClearSign Combustion Corporation (Electrodynamic Combustion Control™)
CondAlign AS (Conductive Alignment Technology)
905CSU Ventures (Improved formulations for drug delivery and extended Tmax)
905CSU Ventures (Rapid Catalytic Polymerization to Produce High Tg Engineering Bioplastics)
719DERP Technologies LLC (DERP Power Continuity Unit with Critical Load Emergency Power (CLEP) capacity)
715Dessinier Corporation (Volume-Controlled Manual Resuscitator)
1115DShape (DShape 3D Printer)
723Eigen Wireless (Max-RF™ - Breakthrough Wireless Interference Mitigation)
930Ener-G-Rotors, Inc. (Trochoidal Gear Engine (TGE) expander)
713Energy Harvesters LLC (Walking Charger)
924EUTECUS, INC. (Multi-core Video Analytics Technology for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance)
1016Ghent University (Novel Medical Devices in imaging and neurosurgery)
826GOLDEMAR SOLUTIONS S.L. (Goldemar Technology for Air Purification)
828Graphenea (Graphene films producer)
HANMI E&C Co., Ltd (High performance and applications of SU+ cement concrete(SU+CON)/ SU+ cement concrete(SU+CON))
804Hidden Solutions, LLC (Multi-Path Ultrasonic Guided Wave Imaging)
IM HEALTHCARE (Nano Wire Bio Sensor / Plasma Ionizer)
Institute of Physics. Academia Sinica (Astigmatic Detection System (ADS))
Klein Buendel, Inc. (Solar Cell)
1201Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) (Graphene based transparent electrode and large-scale fabrication for mass production)
1201Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) (Noble biobased C3 and C4 chemicals production technology)
1201Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT) (Highly Cost-Effective Single Step Process for Production of Lactide Monomer)
1201Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT) (Novel Metal Precursors for Information and Electronics Industry)
1201Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT) (Stable and Robust Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs) with Tunable Porosity)
1201Korean Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) (A preparation method of active electrode paste for dye sensitized solar cell using organic-inorganic hybrid technique)
1201Korean Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) (A preparation method of active electrode paste for dye sensitized solar cell with improvement of efficiency by binding metal nanoparticles)
807Lehigh University (Bacterial Synthesis of Quantum Dots)
807Lehigh University (Enhanced Sorption Based Gas Separation)
807Lehigh University (Highly Selective Gas Seperation Membrane)
807Lehigh University (Portable Production of Hydrogen)
819LENUCO (LENR Co-Gen Power Units)
801Louisiana State University (High Speed Microfluidic Device to Capture Circulating Tumor Cells)
801Louisiana State University Agricultural Center (Biobased, Biodegradable and Photocrosslinking Thermoset Copolyers Made from Glycerol)
801Louisiana State University Agricultural Center (Water-Soluble Nanoparticles Containing Water-Insoluble Compounds)
812Lyncean Technologies, Inc. (The Compact Light Source)
1023Lynx Laboratories, Inc. (Structural Capture Camera)
813MAS-USA (Integrated Roof Panels)
1220Mexel USA LLC (Mexel 432/0, MexClear, MexSteam)
1219Morton Photonics Inc (Optical True-Time-Delay (TTD) Devices for Phased Array Systems)
301NanoScape AG (NCap - Sustained-Release Technology)
924Nanotek S.A. (Nanoferrofluids for Enhanced Oil Recovery)
806Nasseo, Inc. (Implant Surface Modification Technology)
1106National Energy Technology Laboratory (High Temperature Optical Gas Sensors)
1106National Energy Technology Laboratory (Improved Martensitic Steel for High Temperature Applications)
1106National Energy Technology Laboratory (Method for enhancing selectivity and recovery in the fractional flotation of particles in a flotation column)
1106National Energy Technology Laboratory (Method for Maximizing Drilling Efficiency)
1100National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) (Fail-Safe Design for Li-ion Battery Systems)
1100National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) (Image Process Occupancy Sensor)
1100National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) (New Approach to Fabricating Green and Amber LEDs)
1202NCI/NIH (A Living Cell Fluorescence Assay for Detection and Monitoring of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (Edcs) in the Water)
730NCSR DEMOKRITOS (Microwave Synthesis and Sintering Of Energy Materials
800Nesher Technologies, Inc. (ALEX (Alternating Laser EXcitation single molecule fluorescence spectroscopy)
922Next Fuel Inc. (Low-Energy-Input Pervaporation (LPV))
1022Nextek Power Systems (Directly Coupled DC Microgrid)
1015NVIGEN, Inc. (Platform Nanoparticle-Imaging-Delivery Technology)
1101Oak Ridge National Laboratory (Magnetic Filtration Process)
1107Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Slow-Magic Angle Spinning (MAS) Magnetic Resonance)
720POLYDOPE (conductive nanostructured coatings)
707Polymer Aging Concepts, Inc. (AgeAlert® Condition Monitoring Sensors)
1026Quantum Materials Corp. US (Mass Production of Group II-VI Inorganic Colloidal Tetrapod Quantum Dots)
817Redox Power Systems, LLC (Solid Oxide Fuel Cells)
705Remote Harbor (RemoteID)
1118RoboSeed LLC (RoboSeed Micro Aerial Surveillance Aircraft)
1201Ruby Co., Ltd. (Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) using lithium rechargeable battery)
1105Sandia National Laboratories (Nonflammable electrolytes for lithium-ion batteries)
1105Sandia National Laboratories (Wide Bandgap Semiconductors)
928SignaBlok, Inc. (Targeted theranostics for diagnostic imaging and treatment)
SNP-Southern Natural Products S A (Garlic biotech multi-application)
802Specialty Phosphors Inc. (Nanophosphors for authentication and medical applications)
708SurClean, Inc. (Laser Coating Removal)
1221Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) (Greatly improved and variable MEMS phase shifter for millimeter-wave applications)
1221Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) (Low pressure solar reactor for fuel production and reducing metal oxides)
1221Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) ETH transfer (Technology Transfer Office of ETH Zurich) (Flexible, multifunctional composite films with enhanced properties based on high content of inorganic nanoparticles)
929Synkera Technologies Inc. (Realizing the Promise of Universal Chemical Sensing)
Technovalue Co. Ltd. (Fluidized bed reaction(FBR) process to manufacture a granular Polysilicon over 8N in quality and Continuous Czochralski(CCz) process to make high quality and productivity ingot)
216/906The Pennsylvania State University (Biomimetic, Signal-Responsive Plastics)
216/906The Pennsylvania State University (Single-Ion Conductors for Lithium-Ion Batteries)
825TYRC (Low Cost, Compact Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES))
926U.P. Steel, Inc. (On-Site EAF Dust Treatment Technology)
904UCSB Office of Technology & Industry Alliances (Chaotic desynchronization of neurons for treatment of Parkinson’s disease)
904UCSB Office of Technology & Industry Alliances (Device for Polyphonic Audio Signal Prediction)
904UCSB Office of Technology & Industry Alliances (Device for the measurement of linear and nonlinear rheology of bulk materials and interfaces)
904UCSB Office of Technology & Industry Alliances (Hydrolytically Degradable Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Derivatives)
904UCSB Office of Technology & Industry Alliances (Improved Methods and Devices for Thermoelectric Power Generation)
904UCSB Office of Technology & Industry Alliances (Method and Apparatus for High Quality Video Reconstruction)
1033Univalor (Electroactive ionic liquids to improve the safety of batteries)
1033Univalor (Magnetic resonance platform to open the Blood-Brain Barrier)
909University of Central Florida (Hydrogen Sensing Tape to Visually Pinpoint Hydrogen Leaks: Gas Permeable Matrix to Encapsulate Active Chemochromic Compounds (pigments) with Enhanced Hydrogen Sensing Performance)
902University of Minnesota (Cellulosic sugars – New enzymatic pretreatment process to increase yields)
902University of Minnesota (Fermentation/Biocatalysis – Significant yield increases with protein compartment nano-bioreactor process)
902University of Minnesota (Thermochemical low energy conversion of wastewater sludge to valuable products)
902University of Minnesota – Office for Technology Commercialization (Capacity Constrained Route Planner)
902University of Minnesota – Office for Technology Commercialization (DriveScribe)
902University of Minnesota – Office for Technology Commercialization (Enabling Low-cost MRI by Steering Resonance)
902University of Minnesota – Office for Technology Commercialization (Highly Efficient Solar-Powered Biomass Gasifier)
1114University of New Hampshire (ERMA® (Environmental Response Management Application))
1114University of New Hampshire (High Performance Organic Semiconductors for Flexible Electronics)
805University of South Carolina (Enhanced Flow Boiling in Micro-channels by High Frequency Micro-bubble-excited and -Modulated Oscillations)
805University of South Carolina (Microplate loading platform)
805University of South Carolina (Real-Time PCR loading Platform)
805University of South Carolina (Selectively doped III-nitride high electron mobility transistor)
704University of Waterloo (Low cost synthesis of single material bifunctional nonprecious catalyst for electrochemical devices)
1101UT-Battelle, LLC (Advanced Credentialing for Trusted Networks)
1120VersufleX Technologies LLC (Driven Self-Assembly of Nanomaterials)
1304Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc. (Air Traffic Control for Low Flying Aircraft and UAVs)
1304Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc. (Novel Cellulose Adipate Products and Processes)
1121Wifinity Tech (SoIC or Module based retrofits of lights, HVAC and appliances to form a smart Demand Side management Networkt)
919Xergy Incorporated (Clean, Green Refrigeration, AC and Heat-pumps)
923ZetrOZ LLC (ZTX Wearable Therapeutic Ultrasound System)