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Call for Exhibitors i²c Networking Friday – Application Deadline: Dec. 8th

Call for Exhibitors i²c Networking Friday – Application Deadline: Dec. 8th

We are happy to announce the 4th edition of the i²c Networking Friday taking place on February 16th, 2018! Last year over 450 participants joined the one-day event and let themselves get inspired.

For those of you who don’t already know: The i²c Networking Friday is THE innovation summit of TU Wien and offers the great opportunity to exhibit innovation driven by TUW scientists and outstanding students in the so called ‘Innovation Roadshow’ to a broad audience.


‘There is no comparable event like that at Oxford University – so much smart money in one room!’ Dr. Tim Hart,Oxford University Innovation Ltd, stated at the last i²c Networking Friday.

Dr. Tim Hart,Oxford University Innovation Ltd, stated at the last i²c Networking Friday.


Do you want to be part of the next edition of the TU Wien Innovation Roadshow on February 16th, 2018 at Kuppelsaal?

Make sure to save the date and apply for a ticket to get in touch with industry representatives, investors, funding agencies and potential customers!

We call for patents, advanced stage research projects, TUW start-ups & spin-outs to exhibit at the i2c Networking Friday. We offer the exhibition booths free of charge to selected researchers and students of TUW. This is a great opportunity to get in touch with a high-profile network in an extraordinary ambience.


How to get a spot to exhibit in the ‘Innovation Roadshow’?

Send an email to alexandra.negoescu@tuwien.ac.at containing the following information:

  • the research/start-up/spin-out/ project name

  • the names of the team members & their affiliation

  • a short description (in English, max 600 characters)

  • status quo and what makes your project unique in the field of application (short, simple and easy to understand, max 1 page)

  • logo (high-res) – if existent

  • website URL – if existent

  • awards won – if existent

Additionally, please let us know if you

  • need space for a rollup

  • need extra space to display equipment


Application deadline: December 8th, 2017!


Important: There is only a limited number of booths available due to space constraints at Kuppelsaal. So, hands on the keyboard and save your spot at the i2c Networking Friday
You will receive detailed information about the selection process by end of December 2017.


More about the i²c Networking Friday – TU Wien’s flagship event on innovation

WHAT: i²c Networking Friday – TUW Innovation Summit 2018
WHEN: Friday, February 16th 2018, 9am-5pm
WHERE: Kuppelsaal, TU Wien, Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Vienna
PROGRAM: (Detailed program will be available soon)

  • a pitch challenge where the participants of the i2c StartAcademy (10 TUW research projects) will compete in front of a selected jury of industry representatives and investors for cash and non-cash prizes. In 2016, prizes worth a total amount of EUR 50,000, including the i²c Award, a 5-months scholarship granted to PhDs with a high potential research result, have been awarded.

  • a panel discussion on ‘The Entrepreneurial University – an inevitable guiding theme of the university of the future or imminence of the universities’ key values’

  • a TUW Startups and Ideas Roadshow (exhibition of startups, spin-outs, research projects and innovative ideas from scientists and students of TU Wien)

  • a Networking Lunch: meet&greet with other researchers, students, investors, representatives of public funding institutions, politics and industry and many more.

IMPRESSIONS OF NetworkingFriday 2017: https://youtu.be/mUGzuMaxTgo


In case you have questions or would like to hear more about the event, feel free to contact:
Dipl. Ing. Alexandra NEGOESCU
Scientific Program Manager
TU Wien Innovation Incubation Center (i²c)