12:30pm – 5:00pm

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

@CBRE 

4:00pm -6:00pm

PitchfestNW/VC Meet and Greet Happy Hour brought to you by Portland Seed Fund (invite only)

5:30pm -7:00pm

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

@New Relic

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 & 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

Jupiter Advanced Research Inc., DBA Jupiter Devices

Pursuiot

Make Change, Inc.

Data Cocoon LLC

10:00am

Opening Remarks

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

More info

11:15am

Recentia Health Corporation

Finger Food Studios Inc.

Archiact Interactive Ltd

Bambinos Baby Food

Workshop: Going Global (cont)

More info

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)

More info

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.

Sign up here!

Location:

Loyal Legion

Fresh off their success with Cartoon Network, Portland Indie Game Squad brings you the best of Oregon made games.  Located in one of Portland’s most popular beer halls, you get to enjoy the largest tap list in the city at Loyal Legion Beer Hall while you play (fun fact, Loyal Legion is located in the same building as the TFNW Tech Pop party- you’ll be so close!)

Sign Up here! 

Location:

Meet Outside of Portland Art Museum

Sitting is the new smoking. If you’re guilty of logging a few too many hours at your desk, shake it off with a spin around the city of Portland. You’ve seen the orange bikes. It’s time to take one for a spin with a Portland expert from Biketown. This is a rain or shine event, please dress accordingly.

Sign Up Here!

Host:
Concordia

Location:
Oregon Story Board
411 NW Flanders St, Portland, OR 97209

Check out what coders as young as 8 can do  

Sign Up Here!

Host:
Centrl Office

Location:
Centrl Office
1355 NW Everett St, Portland, OR 97209

Centrl Office Happy Hour – need to catch up on the work you missed today? Do it co-working style with friends, beers and snacks hosted by Centrl Office

Sign Up Here!

Host:
Ruby Receptionists

Location:
805 SW Broadway #900, Portland, OR 97205

Ruby Receptionists discuss presenting yourself in the best light while job hunting and always. Amanda Brooks and Hoda Pishvaie of 24 Seven will help polish your resumes and Linkedin profiles. Bring your resume…really. Photographer Deborah Rochford is offering FREE headshots. Get there early, this meetup is golden!

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

DEMO ALLEY

Miller Gallery

9:00am

REGISTRATION

Registration and light fare provided by Whole Foods & Kind Healthy Snacks. Coffee from Nossa Familia brought to you by WeWork.

PitchFestNW Day 2


Jack AI

Wildwood Towers LLC

9:30am

Welcome

FACEVOX Video Memos

ConnectAR Limited (Snap Op App)

VC One on One’s

9:45am

Matthew Pfaffenbach

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

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! A Quick Guide to Germany’s Tech Landscape, presented by Invest in Bavaria

More info

11:15am

Jeremy Plumb

The Wizard of Weed – moderator Lauren Terry from Weedhorn

Phylos Bioscience

WINKPENS LLC

QuickPhish, Inc (DBA Securecast)

HelpWith

VC One on One’s

11:45pm

Eren Aksu

The Future of Virtual Reality – moderated by Digital Trends

SCOUT Military

Fidgets 2 Widgets

Rooted Recovery

StandTall Desks LLC

VC One on One’s

12:15pm

Nature Commode

Medifies, Inc.

PostCentive LLC

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

Dr. Jonathan Hurst- Designing Robots to Walk and Run

Prizmiq, Inc.

Jiko Power

1:45pm

Ron Wyden

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

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!