Welcome, Entrepreneurs! We're getting excited about the CED Tech Venture Conference 2014 and we hope you are too. Please note that this application serves two potential purposes in relation to your participation at the conference: 1) Reserving a table in the Demo Room, and 2) Applying to present on the main stage as a 2014 Showcase Company. You may select an interest in one or both of these opportunities as part of this application.

All Showcase Company applications must be completed by midnight on Thursday, July 17th, at which point they will be reviewed by a Selection Committee and announced publicly in early August. This form is NOT meant to replace your conference registration. Registration must be completed separately at: www.cednc.org/techventure.

Criteria for Showcase Company Applicants:
- Your company must be headquartered in North Carolina
- You are developing a product or technology in one of the following areas: Healthcare IT, Ecommerce, Media & Entertainment, Data & Analytics, Advanced Materials, Software, Social, Mobile, Cloud,and other tech-enabled services.

If you have any questions regarding this application, please contact Carrie Harbinson at charbinson@cednc.org.

We look forward to seeing you at the CED Tech Venture Conference 2014!

* 1. Tell us about yourself:

* 2. Provide a brief description of your venture (150 words max):

* 3. Please indicate whether you'd like to reserve a Demo Room table at the CED Tech Venture Conference 2014 (limited spots available). Note: This form does NOT serve as your conference registration.

* 4. What product or technology would you like to demo at the conference? If still in development, will you have this ready for the conference?

* 5. A select group of companies will be chosen to pitch on the main stage as a 2014 CED Tech Venture Conference Showcase Company. Please indicate below whether you would like to be considered for this opportunity.