This dedicated hub in the XPO Hall is your destination for cutting-edge innovation and emerging technologies across the unmanned and autonomous systems community.
A competition for early-stage, disruptive companies who are creating, innovating or enhancing unmanned systems technologies or operations. Startup Showdown identifies up-and-coming, investment-worthy startups and gives them a platform to share their innovations with investors and corporate partners looking to form profitable connections with the next generation of trailblazers.
Techstars is a worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed — providing accelerator portfolio companies with access to financial, human, and intellectual capital to fuel the success of their business.
The Air Force Accelerator Powered by Techstars focuses on developing better relationships with commercially viable startup companies with dual-purpose technologies — technologies that have a private sector application as well as government application.
Demo Day, taking place May 7, is a celebratory event to showcase the 10 companies that completed the three-month Air Force Accelerator Powered by Techstars to an audience of investors, potential customers, community members and mentors. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear pitches from each company, network with event attendees and meet the companies during the event's networking reception.
As a startup, whether you succeed or fail boils down to access…access to profit-building industry connections, access to market data and access to policymakers.
Join AUVSI with a special membership just for startups, and have complete access to the news, trends and network that will help your business take off.Join the Unmanned Systems Community