Demo Day is an opportunity to get an inside view of emerging advancements in virtual reality, big data analytics, beacon and sensor technologies, and more. This nationally-promoted event will feature startup pitches from the entrepreneurs of GIGTANK 2015, as well as a keynote address from Robert Tercek – a global thought leader on digital media innovation and a former executive at MTV, Sony and the Oprah Winfrey Network.
The full experience will include:
In past years, national guests at GIGTANK Demo Day have included Terry Wohlers, the world's foremost authority on the additive manufacturing industry, Bob Metcalfe, the inventor of Ethernet, and leaders from Warner Borthers, Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, USC Annenberg Innovation Lab, IBM and US Ignite.
First and foremost, Demo Day is meant to connect GIGTANK entrepreneurs with potential investors and pilot partners. This fourth annual event typically attracts high profile guests and visitors from across the country, functioning as a showcase for those interested in providing seed funding, pilot partnerships or additional resources to GIGTANK teams.
In past years, national guests at Demo Day have included Bob Metcalfe, the inventor of Ethernet and GIGTANK’s keynote speaker in 2012, Terry Wohlers, the world's foremost authority on 3D printing, and leaders from Mozilla, Warner Brothers, Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, USC Annenberg Innovation Lab, IBM and US Ignite.