TechConnect Summit is World’s Largest Showcase For Prescreened IP and Early Stage Companies in the Nanotech, Cleantech, and Life Sciences
April 16, 2008 10:28 AM US Eastern Timezone
Technology Matchmaking and Corporate Partnering Opportunities Taking Place June 3-5 in Boston; Early Registration Rates Available Through April 21st TechConnect Summit
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The TechConnect Summit is the world’s largest forum dedicated to showcasing prescreened, advanced technologies and early stage companies specifically in nanotech, cleantech and biotech/medical devices. The Summit will be held June 3-5, 2008 at the Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA http://www.techconnect.org/Summit2008/.
During the Summit, dozens of presenters of early-stage companies and technologies meet with large corporations, investors or bankers to match-up funding or partnering opportunities. An exclusive feature of TechConnect Summit allows pre-qualified attendees to hear about present and future technology needs, as well as technology investment areas of interest from large corporations (Fortune 500) involved in cleantech, nanotech, and/or life sciences.
TechConnect 2008 corporate technical needs presenters included: Air Products & Chemicals, BASF, BP, Boeing, Cabot, Eastman Kodak, Genzyme, Honda, Lockheed Martin, Medtronic, Merck, Omron and Sanyo.
“The TechConnect Summit provides an ideal venue for the users, developers, and investors in technology to come together for business partnering and matchmaking opportunities,” said Jennifer Rocha, Program Director, TechConnect. “The Summit reflects our mission, which is dedicated to locating the world’s most promising advanced technology sectors and assisting in the development of the innovation ecosystem focused on accelerating the flow of technologies from the research phase to the viable market phase.”
The conference will be held June 3-5 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. An early bird registration rate is being offered through Monday, April 21. Attendees and interested sponsors can obtain more information at http://www.techconnect.org/Summit2008/.
TechConnect is a global technology outreach & development organization. Based in Cambridge, MA, we are dedicated to locating the world’s most promising advanced technology sectors and assisting in the development of ecosystems focused on accelerating the flow of technologies from the research phase to the viable market phase.
TechConnect produces conferences and publications founded upon the application of the academic Peer-Review process towards the evaluation of emerging technologies and early stage companies, while providing access to funding, tools and professional resources.
With extensive knowledge in industry, academia, and business development, TechConnect brings only the best ideas and companies to its audience through publications, events, and outreach activities.