12:30pm – 5:00pm

Pitch Training with Amy Wolff from Distinction Communication (invite only)

@CBRE  -1300 SW 5th Ave #21st Floor

4:00pm -6:00pm

PitchfestNW/VC Meet and Greet Happy Hour brought to you in part by Milestone Consulting (invite only)

5:30pm -7:00pm

TFNW Badge Pickup Party – Beer, Pizza, Robots, 3-D Printing and all your buds

@New Relic -111 SW 5th Ave #2700

Beer provided by Lagunitas

MAIN STAGE

Upper Grand Ballroom

PITCHFESTNW

Sunken Ballroom

WORKSHOPS

Miller Gallery

9:00am

REGISTRATION

Registration and light fare provided by Whole Foods, Health-Ade Kombucha & Kind Healthy Snacks.

Coffee from Nossa Familia brought to you by WeWork.

Welcome to PitchFestNW!  Let the games begin!


Signl FM- Voxiter Technologies Incorporated

9:30am

Main stage doors open

Hope you dropped your business card in the bowl at registration.  Before the first break we’ll give away 2 round trip tickets to London non-stop from PDX courtesy of Delta Air Lines

Must be present to win.

Jupiter Advanced Research Inc., DBA Jupiter Devices

Pursuiot

Make Change, Inc.

Data Cocoon LLC

10:00am

An Introduction to TechFestNW
Opening Remarks by Mayor Ted Wheeler

SYPHT

Rebel Camp

Media Hour

10:15am

David Ortiz

HowVR and eSports will forever change professional sports – moderated by Peter Lund from SuperGenius

Lulu

Ideal Equine LLC/KAVB Farm

Savs & Co., Inc. (Paragon)

Media Hour

10:45am

Break

Break/Showcase

Workshop: Going Global

Tips for Expanding to the UK: Scottish Development International, UK Department for International Trade, London and Partners, Taylor Wessing and Fitzgerald & Law will share tips for expanding your business to the UK. Hear from Act-On Senior VP, Bill Pierznik, who’ll share his experiences growing Oregon software companies into the UK.

11:15am

Shahab Salemy

Healthcare is a Team Sport – moderated by Pam Horan of Horan Media Tech

Recentia Health Corporation

Finger Food Studios Inc.

Archiact Interactive Ltd

Bambinos Baby Food

Workshop: Going Global (cont)

Tips for Expanding to the UK: Scottish Development International, UK Department for International Trade, London and Partners, Taylor Wessing and Fitzgerald & Law will share tips for expanding your business to the UK. Hear from Act-On Senior VP, Bill Pierznik, who’ll share his experiences growing Oregon software companies into the UK.

11:45am

Nicole Perlroth

Cyberweapons and Deterrence: The Escalating Cyber Arms Race – Moderated by G. Pascal Zachary from Arizona State University

VeloPro

Sightbox, Inc.

iBonus Limited

HoneyComb Corporation

Workshop: Going Global (cont)

Tips for Expanding to the UK: Scottish Development International, UK Department for International Trade, London and Partners, Taylor Wessing and Fitzgerald & Law will share tips for expanding your business to the UK. Hear from Act-On Senior VP, Bill Pierznik, who’ll share his experiences growing Oregon software companies into the UK.

12:15pm

hobbyDB

Vendoo

Dear-to-Dear Technology, Inc.

Comnox Research, LLC

Wavycloud

1:00pm

Break


PitchFestNW Resumes at 1:15pm


IA3 Inc.

Mashup Machine

KipuLab, Inc.- Arrivedo

Madorra

Workshop: How much are you worth? – Lane Powell shows you how to value your startup.

1:45pm

Eric Breon

Building an Employee-Focused Business in a Gig Economy World – Moderated by Malia Spencer from Portland Business Journal

Gridraw Inc.

CognitiveVR, Inc

Upstream Research

Campfire Inc

VC One on One’s

2:15pm

Daniel Wilson

How to Craft VR Stories Specifically for VR – moderated by Traci Sym of SET Creative

CARFIT CORPORATION

Truece

Printabowl LLC

VC One on One’s

2:45pm

Break/Showcase

Break/Showcase

Workshop: When the Pressure’s On – Creating a Presentation Game Plan

More info

3:15pm

Tim Weber

3D Printing as you’ve never imagined – moderated by Mike Rogoway from The Oregonian

Peer Health

WeFitMe LLC

Gathrly

SunGreen Gardens

Noappfee Inc

Workshop: Garage, coworking, sublease or lease: where do I office and what do I need to know?

More info

3:45pm

Rukaiyah Adams

Tech-lanthropy 2.0 – moderated by Mark Zusman from Willamette Week

We Grow

T&TIS, INC.

Opinion Network

EcoPro Polymers, Inc.

Media Hour

4:15pm

Closing Remarks

DealPoint, LLC


Closing Remarks

4:30pm

PDX Exploration Meetups

TechfestNW invites you to experience the culture and community that make Portland such a remarkable place to do business, Portland Exploration Meetups.  From 4:30pm-6:00pm choose among a range of experiences. Sign up below for each workshop you wish to attend.

6-9pm

TechPop, the official welcome party for TechfestNW powered by Digital Trends

 Experience the latest and greatest in tech from VR to drones to 3-D printers w/music, food and drinks. Don’t miss HTC’s Vive experience

The Evergreen –618 SE Alder, Portland, OR 97214
Complimentary beer and wine available to all badge holders. Cash bar for all you booze hounds
Capacity Permitting, 21+

Beer provided by Lagunitas

MAIN STAGE

Upper Grand Ballroom

PITCHFESTNW

Sunken Ballroom

WORKSHOPS

Miller Gallery

9:00am

REGISTRATION

Registration and light fare provided by Whole Foods, Health-Ade Kombucha & Kind Healthy Snacks.

Coffee from Nossa Familia brought to you by WeWork.

PitchFestNW Day 2


Jack AI

Wildwood Towers LLC

9:30am

Welcome

Hope you dropped your business card in the bowl at registration.  Before the first break we’ll give away 2 round trip tickets to London non-stop from PDX courtesy of Delta Air Lines

Must be present to win.

FACEVOX Video Memos

ConnectAR Limited (Snap Op App)

VC One on One’s

9:45am

Ron Wyden

Nowhere to hide? Liberty and Security in 2017 – moderated by Mark Zusman from Willamette Week

CareWheels Corporation

Moondust

Dronze LLC

Scopic, Inc.

VC One on One’s

10:15am

Anarghya Vardhana

How to Pitch a VC – moderated by Angela Jackson from Portland Seed Fund

Next Ascent, LLC

SQWAD Sports Inc.

Ate

VC One on One’s

10:45am

Break/Showcase

Break/Showcase

Workshop:

TechWanderlust: Destination Germany!: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Germany’s Tech Landscape

This workshop presented by Invest In Bavaria will focus on the advantages of Germany’s thriving tech ecosystem in the wake of the U.K.’s BREXIT decision, the potential for emerging trends like AI and AR/VR, and the impacts of the recent U.S. presidential election.

More info

11:15am

Jeremy Plumb

The Wizard of Weed – moderator Lauren Terry from Weedhorn

WINKPENS LLC

QuickPhish, Inc (DBA Securecast)

HelpWith

VC One on One’s

11:45pm

Matthew Pfaffenbach

My connected truck is cooler then your autonomous truck – moderated by Janet LaBar from Greater Portland

SCOUT Military

Fidgets 2 Widgets

Rooted Recovery

StandTall Desks LLC

VC One on One’s

12:15pm

Nature Commode

Medifies, Inc.

Abyss

uHoo Pte Ltd

SmartVineyards, LLC

Workshop: What can tech companies do to build trust in 2017 and beyond

More info

1:00pm

Welcome Back

FansUnite Media Inc

Morfus Mixed Reality Inc.

Workshop: Changing the Face of Tech: Developing a diverse, homegrown tech talent pipeline

More info

1:15pm

Dr. Jonathan Hurst

Designing Robots to Walk and Run – moderated by Caleb Denison of Digitial Trends

Prizmiq, Inc.

Jiko Power

Phylos Bioscience

1:45pm

Eren Aksu

The Future of Virtual Reality – moderated by Matt Smith of Digital Trends

PitchFestNW Top 5 Announced

More info

VC One on One’s

2:15pm

PitchfestNW Finals

2:45pm

PitchfestNW Finals

3:15pm

Jerry Kaplan

Will robots be our slaves, masters … or partners? – moderated by G. Pascal Zachary from Arizona State University

PitchFestNW Finals

3:45pm

PitchfestNW Winner Announced!