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 (, 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.

The deadline for submissions is March 15, 2011. To submit an application, please complete the Application Form at

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