Innovation Showcase

Applications for the 2018 SOFIC Innovation Showcase are now closed. Please contact Reneé Despot at rdespot@ndia.org with any questions.

2018 SOFIC is looking for Innovators!

NDIA is offering entrepreneurs the opportunity to present their innovative products, ideas, and services at the 2018 SOFIC Innovation Showcase. Selected companies will be given 10 minutes of exclusive time to showcase their innovation to members of the SOF community. This is an exceptional opportunity to present your products and services to this exclusive community.  

Do you have the innovation that SOF is looking for?

All applications must be received by March 16. Companies will be selected by Monday, April 2, 2018 to participate in the 2018 SOFIC Innovation Showcase. Please note that a certain number of presenters will be selected by SOFWERX.

Dates for the Innovation Showcase are scheduled for Tuesday, May 22 and Wednesday, May 23.

Previous companies include:

  • AxNano
  • Cintel, Inc.
  • Cloudera Government Solutions, Inc.
  • DataRobot, Inc.
  • Helicase
  • Hivemapper
  • KnowledgeBridge International
  • Nanobeak
  • OWL Cybersecurity
  • Quid, Inc.
  • RedLine Security SA
  • SavantX, Inc.
  • Tesla Government, Inc.
  • Torrey Pines Logic
  • TransVoyant, Inc
  • Westbridge Technologies, Inc.
  • Zapata Racing


FAQs

What is the Innovation Showcase?
The Innovation Showcase is an opportunity for entrepreneurs to present their innovative products, ideas, and services during 2018 SOFIC. Selected companies will be given 10 minutes of exclusive time to showcase their innovation to members of the SOF community. This is an exceptional opportunity to present products and services to this exclusive community.


How do companies apply?
They must submit a 2018 SOFIC Innovation Showcase official application. To be considered, companies must submit a including a brief (200 words or less) description of their innovation.


How are companies selected?
All applications, companies, and innovations will be reviewed by an NDIA Committee.


When is the Deadline?

  • All applications must be received by March 16, 2018
  • Companies will be selected by April 2, 2018 to participate in the 2018 SOFIC Innovation Showcase

How will companies present their innovations?

  • Each company will have 10 minutes of stage time to present their innovation
  • NDIA will provide assistance with their presentations if requested including A/V support

 When are the presentations?

  • Tuesday, May 22, 2018
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018

 How will the Innovation Showcase be promoted?

  • NDIA Website
  • NDIA email and print marketing
  • NDIA YouTube Channel after the event

 How many companies will be selected by NDIA?

  • 20 over to present over two days

 Questions can be directed to rdespot@NDIA.org.