TechConnect Events

TechConnect Upcoming Events

Gaylord National
May 22-25, 2016, Washington DC
Annual Meeting: Accelerating the Commercialization of Global Innovation
Gaylord National
May 22-25, 2016, Washington, DC
Showcasing Innovations
Gaylord National
May 23-25, 2016, Washington, DC
Largest and Most Important Conference Specializing in SBIR/STTR Programs
Austin Convention Center
June 13-15, 2016, Austin, TX
Linking progressive cities with state-of-art solutions and best practices.
November 29 - December 1, 2016, Austin, TX Join global innovation, business and defense leadership as they accelerate state-of-art technology solutions in support of national security and the warfighter. ENERGY • CYBER • MEDICAL • MATERIALS • SYSTEMS
November 29 - December 1, 2016, Austin, TX The Defense Energy Summit convenes and converges the entire defense-energy ecosystem, focusing on the needs and solutions of energy providers, project finance sources, early and growth stage companies, defense contractors, military installations and purchasing agents. This unique event brings together business of the energy industry with the urgent and massive needs of defense community.
 

TechConnect Past Events

Defense Innovation Technology Acceleration Challenges
December 1-3, 2015, Austin, TX Join global innovation, business and defense leadership as they accelerate state-of-art technology solutions in support of national security and the warfighter. ENERGY • CYBER • MEDICAL • MATERIALS • SYSTEMS
Defense Energy Summit
December 1-3, 2015, Austin, TX The Defense Energy Summit convenes and converges the entire defense-energy ecosystem, focusing on the needs and solutions of energy providers, project finance sources, early and growth stage companies, defense contractors, military installations and purchasing agents. This unique event brings together business of the energy industry with the urgent and massive needs of defense community.
August 24-26, 2015, Honolulu, HI
Held jointly with the Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit and Expo; Pacific Defense Energy Summit and Showcase; Pacific Agriculture Innovation Summit and Showcase and the Islands Innovation Summit and Showcase The Asia Pacific Resilience Innovation Summit and Expo (APRISE2014) convenes business, technology and policy leadership across the global resilience pillars of energy, agriculture, water and security. These joint events collaboratively seek out new solutions for the vanguard communities facing the impact of climate-change.
Gaylord National
June 14-17, 2015, Washington, DC
Annual Meeting: Accelerating the Commercialization of Global Innovation
Gaylord National
National Innovation Summit & Showcase 2015
June 14-17, 2015, Washington, DC
Showcasing Innovations
Gaylord National
National SBIR/STTR Conference 2015
June 15-17, 2015, Washington, DC
Largest and Most Important Conference Specializing in SBIR/STTR Programs
Defense Energy Summit
November 11-13, 2014, Austin, TX The Defense Energy Summit convenes and converges the entire defense-energy ecosystem, focusing on the needs and solutions of energy providers, project finance sources, early and growth stage companies, defense contractors, military installations and purchasing agents. This unique event brings together business of the energy industry with the urgent and massive needs of defense community.
Asia Pacific Resilience Innovation Summit & Expo
September 15-17, 2014, Honolulu, HI
Held jointly with the Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit and Expo; Pacific Defense Energy Summit and Showcase; Pacific Agriculture Innovation Summit and Showcase and the Islands Innovation Summit and Showcase The Asia Pacific Resilience Innovation Summit and Expo (APRISE2014) convenes business, technology and policy leadership across the global resilience pillars of energy, agriculture, water and security. These joint events collaboratively seek out new solutions for the vanguard communities facing the impact of climate-change.
Gaylord National
June 15-18, 2014, Washington, DC
Annual Meeting: Accelerating the Commercialization of Global Innovation
Gaylord National
June 15-18, 2014, Washington, DC
Showcasing Innovations
Gaylord National
June 16-18, 2014, Washington, DC
Largest and Most Important Conference Specializing in SBIR/STTR Programs
September 9-11, 2013, Honolulu, HI The event is the preeminent meeting place for international leaders and energy experts at the forefront of the clean energy movement. The Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit and Expo, co-located with the Islands & Isolated Communities Congress, provides a forum for the high-level global networking necessary to advance this emerging clean energy culture.
September 9-11, 2013, Honolulu, HI The sustainability and resiliency of island communities depends on best practices developed in energy, water, agriculture, security, resource and disaster risk management and societal actions. As island communities are facing these complex and interdependent challenges across the planet, the Islands and Isolated Communities Congress is focused on building a global movement to champion these solutions. The solutions developed on islands will lay the foundation for best practices world-wide.
Defense Energy Summit
November 11-13, 2013, Austin, TX The Defense Energy Summit convenes and converges the entire defense-energy ecosystem, focusing on the needs and solutions of energy providers, project finance sources, early and growth stage companies, defense contractors, military installations and purchasing agents. This unique event brings together business of the energy industry with the urgent and massive needs of defense community.
Gaylord National
May 12-16, 2013, Washington, D.C. The world's largest innovation marketplace and partnering program, the TechConnect World convenes over 4,000 of the top academic, government and corporate technology developers matched with industry and investment partners from around the globe. The TechConnect World delivers top innovations from four domain focused co-located events: Nanotech, Microtech, Biotech, Cleantech - 2013 Conferences and Innovation Showcase
Gaylord National
May 12-16, 2013, Washington, D.C. In support of the White House and Congressional call for innovation commercialization initiatives, the National Innovation Summit and Showcase, held jointly with the 2013 TechConnect World Conference, May 13-16 in Washington DC, delivers the world's largest showcase of the Nation's top innovations supported through our federal funding programs.
Gaylord National
May 14-16, 2013, Washington, D.C. The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer programs are highly competitive, encouraging small businesses to engage in Federal Research/Research and Development (R/R&D) work with potential for commercialization. National SBIR/STTR conferences are typically the largest and most important conferences specializing in helping small businesses learn about participating in SBIR/STTR programs. At this Conference, representatives from all 11 federal agencies with SBIR programs attend, in addition to other SBIR/STTR experts and trainers.
October 3-5, 2012, Austin, TX “Imagine beyond the technology; inspire beyond the business. Change the world, and win the i2i Awards.” The i2i Awards seek top ideas, globally, for solutions with the greatest potential to benefit our planet and society in the areas of energy and environment. Never in history have we faced such significant challenges as a result of success of innovation, and never in history have we looked more towards innovation for solutions to our global challenges. The question we face now and always: how can innovation change our world for the better?
August 13-15, 2012, Honolulu, Hawai‘i The event is the preeminent meeting place for international leaders and energy experts at the forefront of the clean energy movement. Securing energy independence and developing a clean energy industry that promotes the vitality of our planet are two reasons why it is critical to reaffirm already established partnerships and build new ones throughout the Asia-Pacific region and the world. The Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit and Expo provides a forum for the high-level global networking necessary to advance this emerging clean energy culture.
June 18-21, 2012, Santa Clara, CA The world's largest innovation marketplace and partnering program, the TechConnect World convenes over 4,000 of the top academic, government and corporate technology developers matched with industry and investment partners from around the globe. The TechConnect World delivers top innovations from four domain focused co-located events: Nanotech, Microtech, Biotech, Cleantech - 2012 Conferences and Innovation Showcase
Gaylord National
February 27-29, 2012, Washington, D.C. The 3rd annual ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit, presented the Nation's top energy innovations to the Nation's leading corporate developers and investors. The Energy Innovation Showcase delivered over three hundred of the most highly-vetted game-changing early stage energy technologies for commercialization opportunities.
September 13-15, 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii Hawaii - Transforming to a Clean Energy Economy - The world’s future of clean energy generation and smart grid infrastructure.
Washington DC
December 8-10, 2010, Washington, D.C.

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the National Nanotechnology Initiative, the National Nanotechnology Initiative at Ten: Nanotechnology Innovation Summit brings together the nation’s leadership in nanotechnology research, development, implementation, policy & finance.

June 21-24, 2010, Anaheim, California Collocated with:
TechConnect Summit 2010
Clean Technology 2010
NSTI Nanotech 2010
Gaylord National
February 28 - March 2, 2011, Washington, D.C.

The 2011 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit convened the key players in the nation’s energy innovation community to spur the networks that will bring about the next Industrial Revolution in clean energy technologies.

August 30 - September 2, 2010, Honolulu, Hawaii Hawaii is one of the world's leading incubators for clean technology development through strategic partnerships with Fortune 500 corporations, U.S. military energy programs and the Hawaiian Electric Industries multiple renewable and microgrid pilot programs.
June 21-24, 2010, Anaheim, California Collocated with:
TechConnect World 2010
Clean Technology 2010
NSTI Nanotech 2010
Gaylor National
March 1-3, 2010, Washington, D.C.

The Inaugural ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit brought together the nation’s key players in energy innovation: scientific researchers, VC investors, technology entrepreneurs, large corporations, and government officials.

June 3-5, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts Collocated with:
Clean Technology 2008
NSTI Nanotech 2008
May 23-24, 2007, Santa Clara, California Collocated with:
Clean Technology 2007
NSTI Nanotech 2007
Nanotech for Investors
May 8-9, 2006, Boston, Massachusetts Collocated with:
NSTI Nanotech 2006