Conference Track

Startup Stage

How do you make your startup stand out? Learn how to connect with your local startup ecosystem, finance your startup and attract diverse employees. Join the Techstars worldwide network of managing directors, investors, mentors, entrepreneurs and Fortune 500 companies to discover how to make your startup shine.

Tuesday, January 8

10:15 – 11:15 AM

Conference Session

Emerging Trends in Robotics and Machine Learning

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

Robotics and machine learning are rapidly changing life as we know it. From education to industry to consumers, it is affecting our daily lives. Hear from authorities in the industry as they provide insight into where we're headed.

11:30 – 12:15 PM

Conference Session

Pitch Competition: Robotics

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

Watch as some of the most promising companies in Robotics compete for prizes as they pitch their companies to an expert judging panel.

1:00 – 1:45 PM

Conference Session

Emerging Technologies: Impact on Manufacturing Industry

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

Hear from a panel of industry experts as they discuss emerging technologies, opportunities for startups in hardware, and the potential impact for large organizations.

2:00 – 2:45 PM

Conference Session

Finding Your Path to Market

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

Looking to learn how to get your product on the shelves of your favorite retailers? In this session you will hear from industry leaders and entrepreneurs sharing their insights about the path to retail.

3:00 – 4:30 PM

Conference Session

Pitch Competition: Retail

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

Watch as some of the most promising companies in Retail compete for prizes as they pitch their companies to an expert judging panel.

Wednesday, January 9

10:30 – 11:15 AM

Conference Session

Connected Future Transport

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

The future of mobility is rapidly changing and these thought leaders in the transportation industry will provide insight into where we're headed.

11:30 – 12:15 PM

Conference Session

Pitch Competition: Mobility

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

Watch as some of the most promising companies in mobility compete for prizes as they pitch their companies to an expert judging panel.

1:00 – 1:45 PM

Conference Session

Applied AI

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

This panel will talk with leaders of AI startups about the challenges in operating, selling and competing in industries with products that wouldn't exist without learning algorithms.

2:00 – 2:45 PM

Conference Session

Data Privacy & Ethics Challenges in AI

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

AI exists where data exists. Sometimes that data is about objects and the environment. Often, it is about people. What are new and unique challenges facing AI startups that collect and process personal data? How does consent work in a field where new data and information is generated by algorithms? Should regulations adapt and if so, how should they?

3:00 – 4:30 PM

Conference Session

Pitch Competition: AI

LOCATION Sands Hall G 50268

Watch as some of the most promising companies in AI compete for prizes as they pitch their companies to an expert judging panel.

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