Events

Oct
18
Fri
SYNAPSE ORLANDO 2019
Oct 18 all-day

Experience technology and creativity in Downtown Orlando when companies, founders, artists, and performers from across the region gather to celebrate innovation in the Orlando region with Synapse Orlando and the Creative City Project’s annual event, Immerse.

Pitch Madness @Synapse Orlando
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Fri, Oct 18 | Cheyenne Saloon

Pitch Madness @Synapse Orlando

Road to the Summit! Pitch Madness is heading to O-Town for our first, one day regional tournament. Winner receives an automatic bid into the Main Draw of the Synapse Summit 2020 along with a $5,000 investment funded by SeedFundersOrlando!

Time & Location

Oct 18, 9:30 AM – 01:30 PM
Cheyenne Saloon, 128 W Church St, Orlando, FL 32801, USA

About The Event

PRIZES

First Place

  • $5,000 investment prize funded by SeedFunderOrlando
  • Automatic entry into the main draw of Synapse Summit 2020
  • $1,500 Gift Card offered by TriNet
  • Office hours and pitch review with the VentureScaleUp technology business network
  • Entrance onto PitchLyst platform

*Other Prizes Coming!

Second Place

  • Office hours and pitch review with the VentureScaleUp technology business network

*Other Prizes Coming!

Third Place

  • Office hours and pitch review with the VentureScaleUp technology business network

*Other Prizes Coming!

Founder Criteria

  • We will source founders from three market sectors for debates: HealthTech, Esports/Gaming, and we will have a ‘Wild Card’ sector depending on the types of applicants we receive.
  • HQ’d in Orlando area
  • Live product launched with ‘some’ users/clients

Format: Our ‘Ross Perot’ format where we will have 3 candidates to debate in the Finals

  • One day tournament
  • 6 founders will be selected to compete for top prize!
  • 3 debates in the First Round
  • 1 winner will be selected from each First Round debate and placed into the Finals
  • Finals will look like the 1992 US Presidential debate where there were 3 candidates square off instead of your typical Head2Head debate.

Oct
20
Sun
2019 BioFlorida Conference (Tampa)
Oct 20 – Oct 22 all-day

2019 BIOFLORIDA CONFERENCE

 

EVENT DETAILS

22nd Annual BioFlorida Conference

October 20-22, 2019

 

HOST HOTEL

Tampa Marriott Water Street

Book your hotel room today.

 

ATTEND THIS YEAR’S CONFERENCE and 

  • Hear from life science executives and thought leaders
  • Connect with hundreds in the life sciences industry
  • Meet potential investors and discuss your business plans and financial needs
  • Set up Partnering meetings with registered attendees in advance of Conference
  • Manage and schedule your personal Agenda on the Conference Mobile App
  • Support Florida’s life sciences industry

TYPICAL ATTENDANCE includes

  • Executives and entrepreneurs from emerging life sciences companies
  • Executives and seasoned professionals from established life sciences companies
  • Scientists, researchers, technology transfer employees from university and research institutions
  • Life science investors and venture capitalists
  • Federal and state lawmakers
  • Economic development agencies
  • Industry service providers

Nov
6
Wed
Florida Aerospace Capital Forum (Orlando)
Nov 6 all-day
The Florida Venture Forum, in partnership with Space Florida invites you to attend the 2nd annual Florida Aerospace Capital Forum onNovember 6, 2019 at the GuideWell Innovation Center at Lake Nona in Orlando, Florida.
The purpose of the event will be to broaden the spectrum of Early Stage Florida-based aerospace companies and entrepreneurs, (as well as non-Florida entities with commitments to relocate), while engaging the industry with the Forum investment community, including,private equity, venture capital and angel investors.
In addition to the opportunity to present before an audience of active equity investors, presenting companies meeting designated criteria will compete for the Accelerating Innovation (AI) Award, offered by Space Florida. The AI Award offers a cash prizes totaling $100,000 ($50,000 to the Grand Prize Winner, $30,000 to 1st Runner-up & $20,000 to 2nd place) to eligible Florida companies or those companies seeking to relocate or establish presence in Florida. Please note the following eligible areas for consideration:
All participating companies must be engaged in market sectors that align with the strategic sectors of SF, set forth in its Vision 2020. These sectors are: information technology, health technology, knowledge based services, space transportation and advanced aerospace platforms, satellite systems and science payloads, ground and operations support systems, agriculture, climate/environmental monitoring, civil protection and emergency management, ISS and human life science (including medical research), communications, cyber security, adventure tourism, clean/alternative energy applications, advanced materials and new products. In addition to, aircraft and spacecraft design, parts and assembly, engineering design and construction, structural materials and electronic assembly, data analytics, medical and surgical innovations, satellite communications, innovations in planetary sustainability towards the development of nutritious food, clean water and energy, payload development, robotics – parts, design and assembly, unmanned aerial vehicles, surveillance, 3D printing and innovation, radiation protection, reconnaissance, & missile development.
Jan
30
Thu
2020 Florida Venture Capital Conference (Orlando)
Jan 30 – Jan 31 all-day

The Annual Florida Venture Capital Conference™ is Florida’s most prominent, “Go To”, capital investment-centric event and gathering each year!

The 2020 Florida Venture Capital Conference offers numerous networking opportunities, programming featuring top investors and deal makers active in the state, and showcases Florida’s most innovative and fast growing later stage, private companies before an audience of venture capitalists, investors, and other service providers.

Past Presenters have raised approximately $6 Billion in equity capital. Over 400 people attended the 2019 conference, including 200+ equity investors from across the U.S., Europe and Latin America, representing billions of dollars in deployable capital.

Presenter applications will be reviewed and companies chosen by a selection committee made up of active venture capitalists and investors. 

https://flventure.org/2020-florida-venture-capital-conference/

Apr
8
Wed
Digital Orlando 2020
Apr 8 all-day

Connecting Orlando’s Tech Ecosystem

Digital Orlando 2020 convenes leaders from across the spectrum of Orlando’s $13+ billion technology ecosystem to explore how technology and innovation will shape the region’s culture, companies, and community.