Filling the Global Innovation Pipeline

TechConnect is a global technology outreach & development organization, matching highly qualified emerging technologies with corporate, government and investment partners through community driven peer-review programs. We partner directly with the world's leading innovation providers from academia and industry to deliver only the best technology solutions to our corporate and investment partners. Most importantly, the TechConnect model delivers an acceleration and scaling of the innovation to commercialization process across most every industrial sector.

Put simply, TechConnect vets, filters and delivers the world’s most promising emerging innovations to its corporate and investment partners. Contact us today and learn how we can increase your innovation pipeline.


National Innovation Partners - Participating Agencies:

DoE

Department of Energy

DoD

Department of Defense

NIH

National Institutes of Health

NIST

National Institute of Standards and Technology

AF

Air Force

Army

Army

Navy

Navy

MDA

Chemical and Biological Defense

DARPA

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DHP

Defense Health Program

DLA

Defense Logistics Agency

DMEA

Defense Micro Electronics Activity (DMEA)

DTRA

Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)

MDA

Missile Defense Agency (MDA)

NGA

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA)

NASA

NASA

NSF

National Science Foundation

DHS

Department of Homeland Security

ASD

Research & Engineering (ASD(R&E))

SOCOM

Special Operations Command (SOCOM)

SBA

US Small Business Administration

airforceSBIR

Air Force SBIR/STTR


Past Technology Prospecting Partners

3M
ABB
Aerojet Rocketdyne
Air Products
Applied Materials
Arkema
Ashland
Austin Energy
BASF
Battelle
Bayer Material Science
Boeing
Bosch
BP
Capewell
Chevron
Constellation Energy
Continental Airlines
Corning
Columbia
Cummins
Daikin
DSM
DOW
DuPont
Elstat
EPO
Evonik
EWI
Fraunhofer TechBridge
GE
General Atomics
Genzyme
Glaxo Smith Kline
HECO
GM
Halliburton
Harris Harris Group
Hitachi
HHonda
Honeywell
Hyundai
Ingersoll Rand
intel
jabi
Johnson Controls
Kodak
Lam
Lockheed Martin
magna
Medtronic
Merck
Michelin
Michelman
momentive
mosaic
MWV
nationalgrid
NanoInk
Nissan
novaris
Oxford Instruments
OMRON
Owens Corning
Panasonic
ppg
Praxair
PnG
Roche
Sabic
SAINT-GOBAIN
SAMSUNG
Sanofi
Sanyo
SempraEnergy
Shell
Sherwin Williams
siemens
SK Innovation
solvay
SunEdison
toray
Toyota
UTC

TechConnect News™

TechConnect World Innovation Conference and Expo | May 22-25, DC
Materials • Energy • Electronics • Medical • Systems
- Innovation Challenge: Submit Innovations - Due February 5
- Speakers Announced: Submit Abstracts Poster Consideration - Due February 11
- Industrial Impact Workshops: More info - Sunday, May 22, Washington DC
- Register Today: Early Bird Rate - Before March 19

Smart Cities Innovation Challenge | June 13-15, Austin
IoT • Energy • Transportation • Mobility • Cyber • Sensors • Data
Submit Innovations - Due February 26

Navy NAVFAC - Call for White Papers
Telematics System for Vehicle Assessment
Submit - Due February 19

TechConnect National Innovation Summit Announces Lead Corporate Partners
TechConnect National Innovation Summit Announces Lead Corporate Partners Co-located with the National SBIR/STTR Conference, world’s largest technology-to-market program runs May 22-25 just outside Washington, DC

International Research Network Connections
Deadline: Mar 17, 2016

National Robotics Initiative
Deadline: Mar 7, 2016

Beyond Traffic: The Smart City Challenge
Deadline: Feb 4, 2016

SBIR/STTR FY 2016 Phase I Release 2
Deadline: February 9, 2016

Industry Partnerships for Cybersecurity of Energy Delivery Systems (CEDS) Research
Deadline: March 22, 2016

Support of Fossil Energy Research at U.S. Colleges and Universities Including University Coach Research and Research by Historically Black C
Deadline: March 18, 2016

DoD Joint Program Committee-2/Military Infectious Diseases Applied Research Award
Deadline: May 9, 2016

DOD USSOCOM Broad Agency Announcement
Deadline: April 14, 2016

Testimonials


  • BASF TechConnect World is an excellent opportunity to meet all key innovation players and stakeholders all in one place — at the premier innovation commercialization and networking event in the US…
  • HondaIt is a privilege for us to attend your event.
  • Harvard UniversityThank you for such a great networking event. We look forward to working with TechConnect in the near future.
  • US Navy SBIR/STTRThanks again for a fantastic event… positive feedback. Having the support of TechConnect is a great partnership…
  • Montana State UniversityThe event provided a unique interface where you could see how leading corporations were seeking cutting edge technologies.
  • NanoPhotonicatTechConnect truly draws the executives and investors from leading companies in our market.
  • Lockheed MartinWe come back to TechConnect World because they provide us the opportunity to meet top innovators across many technology areas all in one location.
  • Svaya NanotechnologiesA solid venue to find potential partners, funders, customers.
  • Atrium CapitalTechConnect is unique in specifically bringing together the creators of breakthrough technologies with corporations who can help commercialize, adopt, buy, re-sell and invest in those technologies.
  • BASFWe commend the visionary thinking of the conference production team and this is why we continue to support TechConnect World.
  • UnivalorWe wanted to thank TechConnect for what you have done for Univalor. This year again has been an opportunity to make great contacts.

Featured Programs & Events


TechConnect World Innovation Conference and Expo
Washington DC, May 22-25, 2016 Accelerating the Commercialization of Global Innovation

National Innovation Summit & Showcase
Washington DC, May 22-25, 2016 Showcasing Innovations


National SBIR Conference 2016
Washington DC, May 23-25, 2016 Largest and Most Important Conference Specializing in SBIR/STTR Programs


Smart Cities Innovation Summit 2016
Austin, TX, June 13-15, 2016 The IoT Event for Global City Leaders


Defense Innovation Technology Acceleration Challenges
Austin, Texas, November 29 - Deember 1, 2016


Defense Energy Summit and Innovation Showcase
Austin, Texas, December November 29 - Deember 1, 2016


Fall SBIR/STTR Innovation Program
Austin, Texas, December November 29 - Deember 1, 2016