January 29, 2015 13:00 ET

DEMO Traction Conference Opens Submissions for Early-Stage Growth Companies Solving Big Problems in Tech

Silicon Valley's Original Launch Event Expands, Bringing Startups, Investors, Press and Buyers Together to Discover the Fastest-Growing Tech Innovations

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 29, 2015) - On April 22, 2015, the DEMO Traction Conference ( will host 40 of the fastest-growing tech companies at the Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco. This is an invite-only event for early-stage companies which are exhibiting significant traction or are on the cusp of a major growth spurt. DEMO Traction is the event bringing together the most promising high-growth startups with prospective customers, investors and strategic partners. DEMO is committed to showcasing the very best companies to show the world what is possible when new technologies, great design and entrepreneurship combine to solve big problems. Startups are invited to apply to participate in DEMO Traction. Application deadline is March 22, 2015 please visit: to learn more.

According to DEMO Executive Producer Erick Schonfeld, "DEMO Traction is the perfect opportunity for companies that have already launched and are ready to gain more traction with customers, investors and potential partners. We're making sure to invite only the most promising and cutting-edge companies to showcase at DEMO."

Schonfeld also said, "After 24 years of developing and executing successful conferences, DEMO is in a unique position to connect emerging technology companies with a worldwide audience of enterprise-technology decision-makers, business executives and the renowned DEMO CIO Council. We are very proud to expand the franchise beyond product launches to organize what will be the first of many successful and productive DEMO Traction conferences."

The spring Traction conference will take place in San Francisco on April 22, 2015. The fall Traction conference will be held on Sept 16, 2015, at the Westin Waterfront, Boston. For more information, please visit:

Learn More About DEMO Traction:
Apply by March 22 online at
Attend DEMO Traction. Register online
Sponsor DEMO Traction. Contact Neal Silverman, SVP & GM, DEMO at

About DEMO
Produced by IDG, the DEMO conferences in the United States, China, Brazil, Russia and Vietnam focus on emerging technologies and new product innovations. The DEMO conferences have earned their reputation for consistently identifying tomorrow's cutting-edge technologies, and have served as launch-pad events for companies such as Palm, E*Trade, Salesforce, WebEx, TiVo, VMware, Fusion-io and thousands of others, helping them to secure venture funding, establish critical business relationships and influence early adopters. To attend or apply to DEMO, please go to

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