Innovation Summit

Innovation Summit

Connecticut’s ultimate gathering of entrepreneurship & growth in the state honoring Tech Companies To Watch – tech and non-tech startups representing exciting early stage and emerging growth companies. 

What to expect at the 2015 Innovation Summit:

Funding Fair | Meet capital sources and services including angels, VCs, investment bankers, lenders, family offices, government programs and more!
Pitch Fest |  Selected Tech Companies To Watch will deliver a live audience and panel of judges.APPLY button
TCTW Expo | An opportunity for entrepreneurs to show off their companies and ideas to potential partners, customers, investors, and talent.
Awards Ceremony | High-growth companies in CT are honored for their remarkable potential.
Workshops | Workshops will be offered in a variety of focus areas including SBIR and non diluted funding, investment, and more.
NEW | Fresh programming and new location! Learn more

2015 Tech Companies To Watch

Advanced Business Banking Solutions LLCOther Cromwell, CT
ApplivateNew Media/Internet/TelecomNew Haven, CT
AWEConsumer ProductsAshford, CT
Avitus OrthopaedicsMedical DevicesFarmington, CT
Bioarray Therapeutics, Inc.BioscienceNew Haven, CT
Body BiolyticsBioscienceStonington, CT
Cafe LearnOtherStamford
CareerPath MobileSoftwareNew Milford, CT
CaroGen CorporationBioscienceHamden
Convention Nation Inc.New Media / Internet ? TelecomBurlington, CT
Diameter HealthSoftwareBurlington, CT
Discover Video, LLCNew Media / Internet / TelecomWallingford, CT
Genius Box Inc.OtherShelton, CT
GoEnnounceEdTechBrooklyn, NY
iNeedHomecareNowOtherGlastonbury, CT
IQzicNew Media / Internet / TelecomMonroe, CT
Kricket.coNew Media / Internet / TelecomHamden, CT
LearnToProgram MediaNew Media/Internet/TelecomVernon, CT
LiquidPiston, Inc.Energy / Environment / Green TechnologyBloomfield, CT
LiveFIT LLCConsumer ProductsPotomac, MD
MEA MobileSoftwareNew Haven, CT
Milnaa, Inc. New Media / Internet / TelecomSunnyvale, CA
My Logoes Inc.New Media / Internet / TelecomDarien, CT
NovaTract Surgical, IncMedical DevicesMadison, CT
OscilloscapeSoftwareEast Hartford
ParrotMDMedical DevicesWest Hartford, CT
PayverisSoftwareRocky Hill, CT
PEL Associates LLCEnergy / Environment / Green TechnologyGroton, CT
PensionSoft CorporationSoftwareFarmington, CT
Phoenix PharmaLabs, Inc.BioscienceMarlborough, CT
Prophit HealthSoftwareSpringfield, MA
Queralt, Inc.SoftwareNorth Haven, CT
Reality Crowd TV Media CorporationNew Media/Internet/TelecomNew Britain, CT
RecDeskSoftwareEast Hartford, CT
Revai Health, Inc.Medical DevicesNew Haven, CT
RiskMatchSoftwareGreenwich, CT
Shoplandia Inc.New Media / Internet / TelecomStamford, CT
Specialized Data Systems, Inc.SoftwareEast Haven, CT
STASHOtherStamford, CT
Text EngineNew Media / Internet / TelecomBedminster, NJ
The BullBag LLCEnergy/Environment/Green TechnologyKillingworth, CT
The Sports Blaze, Inc.New Media / Internet / TelecomBerlin, CT
The Tirex CorporationEnergy/Environment/Green TechnologyWestport, CT
TierionNew Media / Internet / TelecomHartford, CT
VodaOtherStorrs, CT
WellinksMedical DevicesNew Haven, CT
Woven Orthopedic TechnologiesMedical DevicesManchester, CT
WrightGridEnergy / Environment / Green TechnologySomerville, MA
Yumi EcoSolutions, Inc.Consumer ProductsNorwalk, CT

2014 Event Recap



2014 Innovation Summit Schedule:

9:00am | Registration Opens
9:00 am – 10:00 am | Incubator Showcase
10:00 am – 2:00 pm | Company Expo
10:00 am – 12:00pm | Pitch Fest
10:00 am – 1:00 pm | Mentor Meetings (mentors and TCTW only)
11:30 am – 1:30 pm | Lunch
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm | Funding Fair
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm | Awards Program



Looking for the 2014 Innovation Summit Media Kit? Click here.

Event Recaps:

2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
*The Connecticut Technology Council reserves the right to take both still and live photography at events. Footage may be used for future marketing purposes.

Event Details

Event Date
Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Event Time
10:00am - 5:00pm

Event Location
Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd, Hartford CT 06103

Contact Information

Presenting Organizations

  • Angel Investor Forum
  • Crossroads Venture Group
  • CURE

Platinum Sponsors

  • Cantor Colburn LLP
  • Connecticut Innovations

Silver Sponsors

  • Accelerate UConn
  • Comcast Business
  • Fiondella, Milone & LaSaracina LLP
  • The Hartford Technology and Life Science Practice

Supporting Sponsors

  • Dilworth IP LLC
  • Fiserv, Inc.
  • Frontier Communications
  • HB Live
  • Murtha Cullina LLP
  • SBDC - Small Business Development Centers
  • STV-DPM Inc.
  • The Nessa Group
  • TriNet HR Corporation
  • UConn | Innovation
  • UIL Holdings Corporation
  • YEI - Yale Entrepreneurial Institute

Collaborating Organizations

  • CERC - Connecticut Economic Resource Center
  • Technology for Connecticut Inc. (TECHCONN)

Member Portal Login

Get CTC News & Updates

Fill out my online form.