Call for Applications for 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 28, 2015

MIT Sloan CIO Symposium 2015

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--()--Applications are now being accepted for the sixth annual Innovation Showcase, part of this year’s MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, taking place on May 20, 2015. The Innovation Showcase spotlights ten carefully selected early-stage technology companies which have the potential to impact CIOs’ top and bottom lines through innovation value.

This is an opportunity for technology start-ups to gain access to senior IT executives, industry influencers and potential strategic partners. At the Innovation Showcase, attendees will be able to engage with some of the most creative minds in the enterprise IT space, stay in touch with state-of-the-art thinking on IT solutions, and network with other leading IT executives.

Selection Process:

The ten early-stage technology companies will be selected 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 in mid to late April. All decisions are final.

Qualification Criteria:

The criteria for potential Innovation Showcase companies include the following:

- B2B or B2C enterprise IT solution product in the market
- Must be a start-up with less than $10 million in 2014 revenues or Series A VC funding.
- Must be selling enterprise IT solutions to CIOs or corporate departments.
- Must show innovation and/or strategic value and potential impact on the top and/or bottom lines.

Deadline:

The deadline for submissions is March 28, 2015. To submit an application, please complete the Application Form at http://www.mitcio.com/innovation.

Please contact showcase@mitcio.com with any questions.

Contacts

Warner Communications
Derek Beckwith, 978-922-0818
derek@warnerpr.com
or
Sadie Smith, 717-298-1865
sadie@warnerpr.com

Release Summary

Applications are now being accepted for the sixth annual Innovation Showcase, part of this year’s MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, taking place on May 20, 2015.

Contacts

Warner Communications
Derek Beckwith, 978-922-0818
derek@warnerpr.com
or
Sadie Smith, 717-298-1865
sadie@warnerpr.com