Showcasing #TheNext Groundbreaking Technology & Entrepreneurs
Thanks for joining us at the CED Tech Venture Conference 2016. Take a look back with this Conference Recap including links to videos, photos, and conference coverage.
Save the date! September 19-20, 2017 at the Raleigh Convention Center. More details to be released later this year. Sign up for our newsletter for the latest news and conference announcements.
As the premier event for technology entrepreneurs in the Southeast, CED Tech Venture Conference attracts some of the most innovative minds from across the nation to Raleigh, NC, recently ranked #5 tech hotspot, and features:
- 800 entrepreneurs, investors, corporate visionaries and community leaders
including 75+ investment funds
- Live on-stage company pitches
- Demo room for networking with 90+ emerging NC companies
- Top industry thought leaders as speakers and panelists
- Special entrepreneur-only opening workshops
From early startups to growth-stage companies to highly successful businesses, the CED Tech Venture Conference reflects North Carolina’s vibrant entrepreneurial community and showcases many of the most promising emerging companies in the region. Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with a diverse group of over 100 investors, from venture capital to corporate to angels, including funds such as Sequoia Capital, Greycroft, Grotech Ventures, and Comcast Ventures.
Engage with industry leaders, radical thinkers and trail-blazing entrepreneurs, and learn about the disruptive innovations that are transforming the ways in which we live, work and play.
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Hear from Technology Visionaries and Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders
“I expect Tech Venture 2016 to build on the momentum from last year’s terrific and record-breaking event, which featured Jim Goetz of Sequoia Capital, named the #1 tech investor each of the past three years by Forbes magazine,” said Steve Nelson, Co-Founder of Carbon3D. “Whether you are a first-time entrepreneur or a seasoned leader and operator, CED Tech Venture is a wonderful opportunity for exposure to the best and brightest minds in tech.”
View the 2016 Speaker Line-up below. Speakers for 2017 will be announced later this year.
High Profile Sponsorship Opportunities at an Industry-Leading Event
With such a large number of influential executives and decision makers in attendance, the CED Tech Venture Conference offers an unparalleled sponsorship opportunity. Corporate backers have the option to sponsor a variety of events, equipment and resources — from CEO breakfasts to audiovisual appliances. Your sponsorship provides an opportunity for you to access and educate key constituencies and demonstrates your commitment to advancing technology entrepreneurs in our region.
Sponsorship packages are available in a wide range of options. If your company is interested in sponsoring, please contact Robin Costello by email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 919.549.7500.
The 2016 sponsors are listed below:
2016 HEADLINE SPONSOR
Applications for the CED Tech Venture Conference 2017 will open later this year.
2016 Featured Companies Listed Below! Download Company Profiles by clicking on links below:
- Showcase Company Profiles - Live Presentation on the Main Stage
- Lightning Round Company Profiles - Short Pitches on the Main Stage
- Demo Room Company Profiles - Reserved Exhibit Table to Display Your Capabilities
**Denotes a Lightning Round company below.
Demo Room Companies
The CED Tech Venture Conference 2017 will be held September 19-20 at the Raleigh Convention Center.
Raleigh Convention Center
500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601
The CED Tech Venture Conference attracts a diverse group of 800+ attendees from around the nation including:
- Entrepreneurs leading high-growth companies in mobile, ecommerce, digital health, advanced materials, new media/entertainment, IoT, data/analytics, and other tech-enabled services
- Investors including Growth, VC, Corporate, Angel, and individual investors
- Corporate Leaders
- Nationally-recognized industry leaders
- Tech enthusiasts
Yes, sponsorship packages are available in a wide range of options. A sponsorship can provide your company with high-profile visibility to a large number of influential executives and decision-makers in attendance. To inquire about pricing, please contact Robin Costello via email at email@example.com or by phone at 919.226.0464.
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Raleigh/Durham International Airport (RDU) is the nearest airport to the Raleigh Convention Center.
The Marriott City Center Raleigh and Sheraton Raleigh Hotel are both convenient to the Raleigh Convention Center. Discounted room block information will be available closer to the event.
Sheraton Raleigh Hotel
421 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
Marriott City Center
500 Fayetteville Street
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
No, any unauthorized recording of the CED Tech Venture Conference sessions or events is strictly prohibited.
Yes, pictures will be taken during the conference. By registering for the conference, you acknowledge that there is a possibility your picture may be taken.