Innovation Showcase is a must-attend event for all start-ups, VCs and telecom execs that aim to play a big future role in the wireless telecom sector.
—Daniel Heer / Zeotap
ABOUT THE SHOWCASE
Building a young company in this industry can be a long, expensive process and that is why we run an Innovation Showcase every year to highlight young, relevant companies and products and enable them to gain access to the people in the industry they need to connect with to move their business forward.
We also know that established Telecom companies spend a lot of time, energy, and resources looking for these kinds of companies and innovations, the Showcase allows these companies to see many new and disruptive technologies all in one place.
CLASS OF 2017
The Telecom Council's Innovation Showcase matches well-positioned, early-stage communications startups with strategic fitting telcos, vendors, investors and potential partners in a day of pre-arranged, private meetings.
Startups chosen for the Innovation Showcase Class of 2017 will be matched with tech scouts for a day of intense, in-person strategic business development. Each of our 20 startups will spend May 25 in Silicon Valley in back-to-back, pre-arranged, face-to-face meetings with not one, but dozens of potential customers, partners, telcos and/or investors looking for new companies and new technologies, including:
HOW TO APPLY - Deadline extended until March 15th!
The Innovation Showcase class of 2017 is still accepting applications. Instructions and the Online Application are here.
Early-stage companies from any segment of communications are encouraged to apply. Specifically Service Provider Forum and Investor Forum members are looking for young companies who are network-ready, privately funded, able to share results from trials or early deployments, and generally younger than 5 years and smaller than 100 people.
All applications are reviewed by our panel for technological, commercial, and/or operational innovation. Thanks to our 2017 Innovation Showcase Panel:
Companies selected for the Class of 2017 will be invited to participate in early April and must be available for a full day of private, pre-arranged meetings and demos on May 25th at Juniper's Aspiration Dome in Sunnyvale, California.
PAST INNOVATION SHOWCASES 2010 - 2016