The Innovation Showcase welcomes the most innovative and exciting business innovations from across the region, companies looking for funding, partners or new customers. If you have an exciting invention, gadget, tool or technological advancement you are willing to demonstrate at the event, we’d like to invite you to apply to join the 2017 Innovation Showcase.
This is an excellent opportunity to increase your exposure to a diverse audience that includes directors of large blue chip companies, business managers who run innovative businesses, SME owners, researchers, industry specialists and innovators and enterprising young people.
The Innovation Showcase will be located at the entrance to the Cotswold Hall, the main exhibition and networking area. The hall will also be the main service point for drinks, refreshments and lunch.
The successful applicants will receive:
- Exposure at THE networking event of the year
- Exhibition space at the event with the Innovation Showcase area – each company will receive a dedicated display space
- An opportunity to pitch your innovation as part of the Pitching for Success session (if relevant, additional fee applies)
- A profile on the Venturefest Oxford website, social media channels and associated marketing coverage (where appropriate)
- Potential inclusion in Venturefest PR campaign
Closing date for applications is 5pm on 31st May. All successful applicants will be contacted on or before 7th June. Download the application form now!
Successful applicants will be required to pay a small administration fee of £100 + VAT which includes two tickets to Venturefest Oxford for the day – entrance to all sessions, exhibition and networking areas, refreshments throughout the day (including lunch), breakfast session, evening drinks reception and shuttle bus service from Seacourt Park & Ride and Oxford Train Station.
In addition, there is an opportunity to pitch your innovation in the Pitching for Success competition.
If you would like to sponsor the Innovation Showcase, please contact us for more information.