National Innovation Summit and Showcase



Members of the media – including reporters, writers, editors, photographers and production crews – are encouraged to register in advance to receive complimentary press passes for the Natinal Innovation Summit. Press passes allow complete access to the following:

  • All keynotes and breakout sessions
  • Showcase floor during open hours
  • All lunches, breaks and receptions
  • Press and speaker rooms
Please (email) to apply for a press pass.

Energy and climate change are important national security issues, and nanotechnology offers the promise of enabling solutions to challenging problems in these areas. Lockheed Martin is proud to have been the host sponsor of this important event, which provided the opportunity for our workforce to collaborate with top researchers from around the world and gain insights into emerging technologies that can support our customer’s needs
— Dr. Ray O Johnson, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Lockheed Martin
I found the conference extremely interesting and useful, and I will recommend that Merck continue to participate in upcoming conferences.
— Merck
TechConnect is unique in specifically bringing together the creators of breakthrough technologies with corporations who can help commercialize, adopt, buy, re-sell and invest in those technologies.
— Atrium Capital
Thanks to the TechConnect IP Review sessions, we were able to present three different ETH Zurich licensing opportunities to an international audience. For ETH transfer, it was both a great way to establish contacts in and boost access to the technology arena.
— ETH Zürich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)
The event provided a unique interface where you could see how leading corporations were seeking cutting edge technologies.
— KITECH, US and Korea

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