Registration for this event is now closed. Please join us in person for the walk-in registration fee of $150.
Join us on November 17, 2016 at the Connecticut Convention Center for a day of networking, meeting potential investors, informational workshops, and more.
This event is perfect for:
GOALS OF THE INNOVATION SUMMIT:
|9:00 – 9:45||Opening Session|
|Christopher Mirabile, Chair, National AngelCapital Association|
|10:00 – 11:30||Innovation Showcase|
|11:30 – 1:00||Lunch|
|Designated Tables for Lunch with Angels, Lunch withLawyers, Lunch with Marketing Professionals|
|1:00 – 2:00||Workshop Session 1|
|Angel Panel for Launch Companies|
|CI Panel for Growth Companies|
|Crowdfunding: Do’s and Don’ts|
|1:00 – 3:00||Corporate Roundtable on Innovation|
|2:00 – 3:00||Workshop Session 2|
|Talent Acquisition Tactics for Launch Companies|
|Talent Acquisition Tactics for Growth Companies|
|How to Work with a Website Developer|
|3:00 – 3:30||Closing Session|
|Most Disruptive Technology Competition Finals|
Launch and Growth Showcase Companies: $150
(contingent upon acceptance – includes 6 x 2 foot table, two tickets, and
two chairs at table)
Individual attendees: $95
Members of CURE, CVG, AIF, BEACON: $95
Venture investors: $150
(includes 6 x 2 foot table, two tickets, and two chairs at table)
“… the conference was the best industry networking event I have been to yet in Connecticut. The small tables for the vendors to present at made it really easy to get connected, and the overall venue was really good.”
– Eric A Montgomery, Managing Partner, Fairfield Partners
Connecticut’s ultimate gathering of entrepreneurship & growth in the state honoring Tech Companies To Watch – tech and non-tech startups representing exciting early stage and emerging growth companies.
The 2015 Innovation Summit featured:
Funding, Coworking & Resources | Meet funders: angels, VC’s, bankers, lenders, and government programs. Meet co-working spaces; ReSET and Stamford Innovation Center. Meet with other resources; accounting, legal, talent acquisitions and more.
Pitch Fest | Selected Tech Companies To Watch will deliver a three-minute summary of their innovative businesses to a live audience and a panel of judges.
TCTW Expo | An opportunity for entrepreneurs to show off their companies and ideas to potential partners, customers, investors, and talent. Meet the 2015 Companies!
Awards Ceremony | High-growth companies in CT are honored for their remarkable potential.
Lunch with an Angel | Ticket includes lunch with an angel investor for those interested in learning more about what it means to be an Angel. (Not for seeking investment).
Workshops | Workshops will be offered in a variety of focus areas including non-diluted funding, investment stages, talent acquisition and more.
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Thursday, November 17, 2016
9:00am - 3:30pm
Cindy Lang, Manager, Programs & Events
p: 860-289-0878, x344