JUNE 19-21, 2023
WASHINGTON, DC

 

Delivering your innovations to top industry partners.

 

 

 


TechConnect Innovation Partner

Find your next Partner or Funder: Join the world's largest multi-sector technology commercialization program offering a unique and vetted pipeline for corporate, federal and VC prospectors to discover emerging technologies. As a TechConnect Innovation Partner, we will help commercialize your innovations and build your business development pipeline. If you represent an innovation community or have three (3) or more technologies to promote, this program is for you. Please contact our partnership team for a custom package.

 
   

NETWORK

500+

industry/agency
scouts

PITCH

500+

industry matches

1000+

agency one-on-ones

FUNDING

$2.5B+

sbir/sttr seed funding

$25B+

sourced industry funds

 
Focus Sectors
  • Advanced Materials
  • Biotech & Pharma
  • Cyber, AI & Big Data
  • Energy, Efficiency, Resilience
  • Electronics, Sensors, Coms
  • Manufacturing, Instrumentation
  • Medical Devices
  • Mobility & Transportation
  • Personal & Home Care
  • Space & Defense
 
How it Works:
  1. Confirm your Innovation Partnership.
  2. Submit your innovations on-line for review - Submissions Opening Soon

    • Early Submission Deadline:  TBD
      • Submission Notifications (10% discount): TBD
      • Deadline to confirm: TBD
    • Final Deadline: TBD
      • Submission Notifications: TBD
      • Deadline to confirm: TBD

  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.
 
Who Participates:
  • Tech Transfer & Commercialization Offices
  • Universities & Research Centers
  • Government & Private Research Labs
  • Regional Economic Tech Hubs
  • S&T Incubators & Accelerators
 
Customized Partnership Packages start at $5k

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

Innovation Partnerships Include:

  • Full Conference registrations for all co-located programs
  • Access to Agency & Corporate 1on1 matchmaking program
  • Submit up to five (5) innovations for corporate matchmaking
  • Prominent booth space within the Innovation Showcase
  • Innovation Award(s) for top ranked technologies
  • Brand / program exposure online and print media
  • Inclusion into TechConnect Online Innovation Platform
  • Inclusion into TechConnect Innovation Opportunity Report
 
 
For more information on becoming a partner, please contact Denise Lee at or +1 203.494.5412.
 
Sponsors & Partners
 
2022 SBIR/STTR AGENCY PARTNERS
SBIR/STTR Agency Partners