DEMO Fall 2012This event occurred in the past and has ended.
October 1, 2012 to October 3, 2012
Hyatt Regency Silicon Valley
Santa Clara, California,
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It’s time to launch your product. But where? Choosing the right platform to make your product’s first public appearance is critical. DEMO sets itself apart from all other launch options. DEMO’s track record of success, scholarship opportunities, turnkey services and exposure to the entire tech ecosystem of VCs, investors, IT buyers and the global IT press make DEMO the premier launch option.
Top reasons why you should launch at DEMO
Scholarship opportunities: Thanks to the generous support of our DEMO Launch and AlphaPitch sponsors, DEMO scholarships are available for bootstrapped, angel-funded and student run companies.
Turnkey, personalized services to prepare you for the best launch experience:
PR support and communications training with a national public relations agency
Demonstrator presentation review with a professional coach
Technical rehearsal with the DEMO production team
On-stage rehearsal and feedback
On-site demonstration coach
Post-event promotion of launch video across IDG Global Website Network
Showcase sponsorship at international DEMO event: Not only are DEMO launch events planned in the United States, but in 2012 DEMO’s international events will take place in Singapore, China and Brazil. As part of your demonstrator package, you are invited to extend your message and reach with a spot in the DEMO pavilion at any of the upcoming international events.
Additional exposure on VentureBeat: As an added bonus to your launch, your company and product will receive extended widespread coverage on VentureBeat online and the DEMOBeat channel.
Major acquisitions: Over 50 DEMO alumni launch companies have been acquired by tech giants including Adobe, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, Motorola, Nokia, Symantec, Viacom and Yahoo!.
Industry leaders choose DEMO: Adobe Acrobat, Netscape Navigator, Java, Palm, Microsoft LiveMeeting; Tivo, VMware, iRobot, Fusion-io, Leapfrog, Garageband.com; Webex, E*TRADE, Boingo Wireless, Salesforce.com, Skype for the mobile handset.
DEMO’s long and impressive track record: Over its 22-year history, DEMO has earned a reputation for being the “Launchpad for Emerging Technology and Trends” by identifying the new innovations that are most likely to disrupt the markets they serve and/or change the way we use technology.
Opportunity to win DEMO people’s choice $1M advertising campaign: A robust advertising campaign, devoted to sharing your message and launch video with over 270 million IT buyers worldwide through the powerful brands under the IDG umbrella, including CIO magazine, CSO magazine, Computerworld, GamePro, InfoWorld, Macworld, Network World and PC World.