Published by The Miami Herald
Florida International University’s Americas Venture Capital Conference is accepting applications for startup and later stage companies to showcase their ventures in front of angel investors, venture capitalists and private equity professionals at its two-day AVCC conference Dec. 13 and 14 at the JW Marriott Hotel on Brickell Avenue in Miami. This year, up to 20 companies will be chosen to present.
The theme of this year’s conference will be Data, Design & Dollars and will feature panels and keynote speakers from around the hemisphere discussing cloud computing, the influence of design in the user experience and winning investment strategies.
For startups and later stage companies chosen to present, of course there are prizes but the biggest benefit is exposure: The application deadline is Friday, Sept. 14. How to apply, more information: http://www.avcc.fiu.edu/presenting_companies.html