TechConnect World 2018
 

TechConnect Innovation Partner


Find your next Industry Partner or Funding Opportunity. Connect your Innovation Portfolio with the largest technology accelerator on the planet. Join as a TechConnect Innovation Partner, and we will help commercialize your innovations and build your business development pipeline.


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$20B
Industry Funding

$2.5B
Agency Funding

1000
Prospectors

2000
Innovators

2500
1-on-1 Meetings

Who Participates:

  • Tech Transfer & Commercialization Offices
  • Universities & Research Centers
  • Government & Private Research Labs
  • Regional Economic Tech Hubs
  • S&T Incubators & Accelerators

Why Participate:

  • Access Industry & Investment Partners
  • Access $2.5B in Agency Funding
  • Accelerate Commercialization of your Portfolio
  • Support your S&T Researchers
  • Globally Market your Organization

How it Works:

  1. Confirm your Innovation Partnership.
  2. Submit your innovations on-line for review.
  3. Pitch to industry/investment scouts.
  4. Showcase your innovations during expo.
  5. Meet one-on-one with industry scouts.
  6. Meet one-on-one with federal funders.

TechConnect Innovation Partnerships: Customized programs starting at $5K.

Promote your innovation portfolios to our community of corporate and investment partners.

Innovation Partnerships Include:

  • Guaranteed access to Agency & Corporate one-on-one match-making program
  • 3 Full Conference Passes
  • Dedicated 10' x 10' booth space within the Innovation Showcase
  • Submit up to five technologies for inclusion in the Corporate Matchmaking Program
  • Logo posted on all web and print media as a Innovation Partner
  • Inclusion into the TechConnect Online Innovation Platform
  • Innovations included within the TechConnect Innovation Opportunity Report (distributed to all Corporate Partner scouts)
 
For more information on becoming a partner, please contact Derek Mayer at 512.800.9796 or .

Past Corporate Innovation Scouts include:

Accenture
AECOM
Applied Materials
Arkema
Armstrong
Ashland
Austin Energy
Autodesk
BASF
Battelle
Bemis
Bob Barker
Boeing
Bosch
Bp
Chevron
Cisco
Columbia
Constellation Energy
Corning
Cummins
Deloitte
Dow
DSM
Ernst & Young
Evonik
Exelon Power
ExxonMobil
Ford Motor Company
Fuji Electric
GAF
GE
General Atomics
General Motors
Genzyme
GlaxoSmithKline
Goodrich
Honda
Honeywell
HP
Huntsman
Johnson & Johnson
Kodak
LG
Lockheed Martin
Magna
Medtronic
Merck
Michelin
Michelman
Momentive
Mosaic
Motorola
National Grid
Newell-Rubbermaid
Northeast Utilities
Novartis
Omron
Owens Corning
Panasonic
Pepsi
Philips
Praxair
Procter & Gamble
Roche
SABIC
Saint Gobain
Samsung
San Diego Gas & Electric
Sanofi-aventis
Sanyo
Sempra Generation
Shell
Sherwin Williams
SK Innovation
Toray
UTC
Xerox

Past Investment Scouts include:

Allied Minds
Applied Ventures, LLC
Atrium Capital
BASF Venture Capital
Bessemer Venture Partners
Braemer Energy Ventures
Capgemini
Chevron Technology Ventures
Chrysalix Energy Venture Capital
CMEA Ventures
Comerica Bank
D.E. Shaw Ventures
DFJ Mercury

Draper Fisher Jurvetson
Flagship Ventures
General Catalyst Partners

GM Ventures
Harris and Harris Group
Highland Capital Partners
IBM Venture Capital

In-Q-Tel

KPMG
Lux Capital
McGladrey Capital Markets
MDB Capital Group
Mitsui & Co. Venture Partners
Mohr Davidow
NanoDimension AG

North Bridge
Oxford Energy Partners
Panasonic Venture Group
RockPort Capital Partners
Roth Capital Partners
SAIL Ventures
Samsung Ventures
Sequoia Capital
Siemens Venture Capital
Silicon Valley Bank
Sofinnova Partners
Softbank Ventures Korea
TEL Venture Capital
UBS Securities
Venrock
Windstone Capital
 
 
2017 Sponsors & Partners
2017 Sponsors & Partners

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