Menasha-based Faith Technologies is the 19th major firm taking part in the 10th annual Tech Summit. The day-long event will be held in-person Monday, March 20, 2023 at Green Bay’s Lambeau Field.
With offices in 15 national locations, Faith Technologies has expertise ranging from electrical vehicle charging to connected buildings, and from automation to critical power solutions.
Previously announced participating major firms are: Advocate Aurora Research Institute, American Family Insurance, Baker Tilly, CGI, Exact Sciences, Findorff, Google, J.P. Morgan, Kimberly-Clark, Kwik Trip, OEM Fabricators, Oshkosh Corp., Promega, Rockwell Automation, RSM US, Schreiber Foods, Shive-Hattery Architecture + Engineering and TitletownTech.
More information, including the online application form, can be found at wistechsummit.com. Emerging companies may apply through 11:59 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27 to meet with major firms and explore potential business relationships around technology needs and innovation. Past emerging companies are encouraged to apply.
The Tech Summit will feature a series of brief meetings, or “speed dates,” to foster communication and partnership. It is produced by the Wisconsin Technology Council.
Major firms will be able to hear from emerging companies with innovative products or services tied to areas such as digital health innovation, artificial intelligence, fin-tech and insure-tech, the internet of things, health diagnostics and delivery, software and data analytics in sectors ranging from health care to information systems, and from power electronics to telecommunications.
Applications are welcome from early stage funds that may want to introduce portfolio companies and otherwise connect with major firms.
A selection process involving major companies and the Tech Council will follow. Selected emerging companies may meet with multiple major firms, depending on mutual interest.
A company registration fee is due at the time of application; forms for which are available online. Companies that are not selected to participate will receive a full refund.
The March 20 “speed date” meetings are 15 minutes each with five minutes between. Other features of the event are:
- Educational “Office Hours” seminars, which will be available to all participants during those times in which they are not scheduled for individual meetings;
- An event overview and opening discussion to help set the stage for emerging companies by allowing major firms to talk generally about their goals, needs and emerging markets;
- A keynote presentation featuring Mark Murphy, president and CEO of the Green Bay Packers, and;
- Networking breakfast, lunch and reception.
Thank you to our sponsors: Amazon, Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, AT&T, AVI Systems, Baird Capital, BDO, Boldt, CGI, CliftonLarsonAllen, Concordia University, Findorff, Flad Architects, Google, Greater Green Bay Chamber, Julie M. Gile Photography, Kwik Trip, Lost Boys Interactive, Marshfield Clinic Health System, New North, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, RSM, Ruder Ware, Sadoff E-Recycling & Data Destruction, Shive-Hattery, Supporting Strategies, TDS, UMOS, University Research Park, UW Extended Campus, UWM Research Foundation, UW-Madison Data Science Institute, UW-Madison Office of Business Engagement, Versiti, von Briesen & Roper, Wisconsin Economic Development Corp, WHEFA and Xcel Energy.
Visit wistechsummit.com for more information on the event, the application process, registration and sponsorship opportunities.