TechConnect Summit Announces Program For Boston
Two-Day Summit Will Include Exclusive Corporate Presentations and Dozens of the Worldâ€™s Most Promising IP and Ventures Across Multiple IndustriesThe TechConnect organization is pleased to announce the official program for the TechConnect Summit, to be held May 8-9, 2006, at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. The Summit fills an enormous void in the marketplace by creating a venue of commercialization for innovators and early stage ventures in which these groups are able to meet face-to-face with investors and mid to large size companies looking to find tomorrowâ€™s technology today.
TechConnect Summit keynote speakers include:
- Richard M. Russell, Associate Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President
- Ashley J. Stevens, Director, Office of Technology Transfer, Boston University
- Bruce M. Pratt, Vice President, Science Development, Genzyme Corporation
- Thomas Theis, Director, Physical Sciences, IBM
The Summit will also feature exclusive corporate presentations from: Sanyo, Merck, Cisco Systems, BASF, Analog Devices, Cabot, and many more.
TechConnect is led by an executive team with experience in community creation, publishing know-how and unrivaled event execution. TechConnectâ€™s Advisory Board peer reviewed all accepted IP and Ventures at the Summit; the Board includes more than 30 individuals from leading universities, corporations, and investment groups representing the US and Europe.
Pre-registration ends May 1. For more details about the TechConnect Summit, including list of presenting companies and technologies, registration information, hotel accommodations, and exclusive sponsor opportunities, visit http://www.techconnect.org/Summit2006/.