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CED is excited to announce that companies can now APPLY for the Venture Connect 2020 Summit. If selected, your company will have the opportunity to gain premium exposure as you take the stage in front of thought leaders, industry visionaries and investors. 

The Venture Connect Summit redefines the traditional CED conference experience with a new three-day event March 17-19, 2020. Recognizing the innovation potential across the Tech & Life Science communities, we are focused on creating an environment that supports stronger connections, valuable programming, and learning for all. 

Showcase your company, connect with investors and partners, and join 1400 attendees, over 200 investors, corporate partners and more at the biggest event in the Southeast. 

Who Should Apply? 

Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to gain exposure and create meaningful connections 

We are Seeking Companies that are Creating Solutions 
  • Companies that offer solutions to increase productivity and efficiency in business. Artificial Intelligence | Augmented Reality | Big Data | Cyber Security | Cloud Computing | Business Intelligence | Logistics | Smart Grid | Fin Tech | Marketing Tech | Ed Tech | HR Tech | Collaborator Tools | Semiconductors 
  • Companies that integrate digital technology with the intent to streamline everyday life. E-Commerce | Smart devices | Digital health | Agtech | Consumer Products | IoT | Automotive Vehicle | Mobile Devices | Robotics | Wearables | Advanced Materials | Nanotechnology | Recycling | User Experience | Clean Energy | Crypto Currency 
  • Companies creating solutions that improve the quality of life and well being of the human race. Therapeutics | Medical Devices | Advanced Diagnostics | Bio Pharma | Precision Medicine | Genomics | Bio Tech | Food Tech | Animal Health | Plant Science | Cannabinoid | Healthy Consumer | Immunology 
Selection Process 

All applications are due by December 3, 2019, and will be reviewed by a selection committee comprised of industry experts and investors. Companies will be selected to pitch on the main stage or in the pitch room based on several factors including stage of venture and progress to date. Companies will be notified of their selection on January 3, 2020, and announced publicly on January 7, 2020.
This is your opportunity to make your company stand out from the competition, tell us about your journey and how you are making waves in your industry. We look forward to learning about your company! 

The application process should take around 30-45 minutes.You may save and return to the application by clicking the button above. It will prompt you to create a login and password that you can use to access your application. The deadline to submit your company application is Tuesday, December 3, 2019.

If you have any questions regarding this application, please contact Victoria Centeno at vcenteno@cednc.org.
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