FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/4/17
Innovation Pavilion
Kerianne Leffew
kerianne@innovationpavilion.com
720-934-8409

 

IP and CTA ANNOUNCE THE 2ND ANNUAL COLORADO DEMO DAY IN SILICON VALLEY FOR INVESTORS, CIOS AND COLORADO’S HIGH GROWTH COMPANIES

(Centennial, CO) Innovation Pavilion (IP) and Colorado Technology Association (CTA) are teaming up for the 2nd Annual Colorado DEMO Day in Silicon Valley. On Tuesday, November 14th, IP and CTA will host an all-day expo showcasing progressive CIOs from some of Colorado’s leading companies. More than 100 venture capitalists and angel investors from Silicon Valley will be there to engage with Colorado startup and high growth companies that will pitch for funding. The event will commence with a Talent Happy Hour session to celebrate Colorado’s awesome companies with Silicon Valley techies. It’s a great platform for networking, bringing the community together and celebrating a new batch of innovation. Interested companies can apply now!

This year Colorado’s Secretary of Technology and Chief Information Officer, Sumana Nallapati, will deliver a keynote address on the opportunity and successes of the technology sector in Colorado. It is an important event for the technology and business community and is a legendary exercise that helps boost Colorado’s future growth opportunities.

The key areas for this all-day expo are Internet of Things, Digital Health, Cybersecurity, Aerospace and Ad-tech.

Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Location: Plug and Play Tech Center, 440 N. Wolfe Rd. Sunnyvale, CA. 94085
Time: 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Invite: This event is invitation-only to VCs, Angel Investors and participating companies. Press welcome.
Eligibility Criteria:
Colorado-based company OR a Colorado accelerator company, High growth company growing @ 20% per year, Must be making some revenue

Startup Application Process:
Interested companies, please submit your application for a booth at coloradodemoday.com/apply. A selection committee will select 20-30 most promising companies to be showcased. If selected, a fee of $1000 for companies under $5M in Rev and $2,500 for companies over $5M in Rev will be collected

IP’s CEO, Vic Ahmed and CTA’s CEO, Andrea Young agree that building a strong bridge with Silicon Valley is key to continued success for Colorado’s Tech Ecosystem. Vic Ahmed commented, “Silicon Valley is the center of the universe for venture investing with 500+ VC firms and a large number of angels, making Silicon Valley the best place in the globe to fund raise.”

 

 

ABOUT INNOVATION PAVILLION

Innovation Pavilion is a hyper-collaborative entrepreneurial resource hub located in Centennial, CO focused on standing up niche entrepreneurial ecosystems, facilitating corporate innovation and supporting future workforce development through STEM education. It’s a unique technology ecosystem that goes far beyond networking, offering brand visibility, consultation, accelerator programs and more.

ABOUT COLORADO TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION

CTA focuses on the incredible efforts of Colorado’s tech community, accelerates collaboration and tells its story of innovation. Founded in 1994, they advanced the tech ecosystem across the state and solidify Colorado’s place as the definitive tech hub between the coasts. Learn more: coloradotechnology.org.