SOURCE: MIT Sloan CIO Symposium

MIT Sloan CIO Symposium

January 12, 2011 09:00 ET

Call for Applications: 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Innovation Showcase at This Year's MIT Sloan CIO Symposium

Key Exposure Opportunity for Early-Stage Companies at Premier Global CIO Event; Deadline for Applications Is March 15, 2011

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwire - January 12, 2011) - The second annual Innovation Showcase, part of this year's MIT Sloan CIO Symposium (http://www.mitcio.com), is taking place on May 18, 2011. The Innovation Showcase will connect CIOs, senior business and IT executives with ten carefully selected early-stage technology companies which have the potential to help CIOs drive top line growth and bottom line results.

This is an opportunity for technology start-ups to gain access to senior IT executives, industry influencers and potential strategic partners.

Selection Process:
The ten early-stage technology companies will be decided by the Innovation Showcase Organizing Team. The team includes an industry wide group of MIT faculty, entrepreneurs, and early-stage investors. Finalists will be notified by April 8, 2011. All decisions are final.

Qualification Criteria:
The criteria for potential Innovation Showcase companies include the following:

  • Must be a start-up with less than $10 million in 2010 revenues.
  • Must be selling enterprise IT solutions to CIOs.
  • Must show innovation as well as potential impact on the top and bottom lines.

Deadline:
The deadline for submissions is March 15, 2011. To submit an application, please complete the Application Form at http://www.mitcio.com/innov.php

Please contact showcase@mitcio.com with any questions.

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