Recognizing the best Technology Innovations from Texas, encouraging commercialization, and helping to deliver breakthrough technologies and groundbreaking products to customers and patients.
Companies selected for the 2017 Innovation Conference & Showcase (2017 IC&S: https://innovatehouston.tech/ ) Pitch Competition will be recognized as an IC&S Pitch Finalist, compete in the Pitch Competition and exhibit in the Conference Showcase. Pitch Finalists will compete for Best in Show Awards and winners will be selected during the Pitch Competition.
A structured and disciplined process will be employed by a prestigious panel of judges to evaluate the finalists and select the award winners.
Our distinguished judges include Brad Burke, Managing Director of Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship; Richard Dixon, Director, Wafic Said Molecular Cardiology Research Laboratories, Texas Heart Institute; Hossam Elbadawy, President and CEO at O&G Technologies; Patrick Lewis, Co-Founder at vLAB and Sonia Mathur, Houston Angel Network.