DALLAS — Oct. 30, 2018 — The International Association of Exhibitions and Events™ (IAEE) announces it will feature its fourth annual Tech Startup Pavilion and Competition, brought to you by the Visit Austin and the Austin Convention Center, at Expo! Expo! IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition to be held 11-13 December 2018 in New Orleans, La.
“It’s a privilege for Austin to sponsor this highly impressive competition activated on the floor of Expo! Expo! 2018,” said Visit Austin Executive Vice President Steve Genovesi. “New technology and startups are fueling Austin’s economy and we look forward to supporting companies that want to provide cutting edge ideas for the events industry.”
The Tech Startup Pavilion is open to technology-based companies who have been in existence for less than two years, are a new or second-year exhibitor at Expo! Expo!, have launched a product within the last 12 months, and whose annual revenue is less than $500,000.
The Tech Startup Pavilion is also the staging area for the Expo! Expo! Tech Competition, where these exhibitors have the opportunity to demonstrate their company’s solution in a five-minute presentation followed by a two-minute Q&A session. A panel of industry experts will judge the presentations, then select a winner who will be announced during the IAEE Annual Networking Luncheon & Awards Presentation on Thursday, 13 December.
“The Tech Startup Pavilion and Competition is a unique opportunity for Expo! Expo! attendees to explore and engage with emerging technology companies in the exhibitions and events space,” said IAEE President & CEO David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA.
Confirmed exhibitors in the 2018 Expo! Expo! Tech Startup Pavilion and Competition include:
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Trusted since 1928, IAEE provides quality and value to its members through leadership, service, education and strong relationships. IAEE is the largest association of the exhibitions and events industry in the world, with a membership of show organizers, exhibitors and exhibition suppliers. Organizers of more than 20,000 exhibitions and buyer-seller events around the world are members of IAEE, and the organization advocates and promotes the awareness of face-to-face exhibitions and events as the primary medium for business development and growth. IAEE provides relevant, timely, and innovative education to its members and the industry. IAEE recognizes its strategic partners: 4imprint, a2z, Inc., BearCom, Buttine Exhibition Insurance, Convention News Television (CNTV), Delta Airlines, New Orleans & Company, New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Orange County Convention Center, Streampoint Solutions and Synchronicities (Visit Anaheim, Visit Baltimore and Visit San Antonio). Visit www.iaee.com for more information.