Startup Exhibitor SelectionPlease fill out this form if you would like to exhibit your startup company during the Veterinary Innovation Summit. There are only 14 spaces available. If you are selected, then you will be able to showcase your startup during the VIS in a prime, heavily trafficked area. You will be asked to be present for the entire weekend, starting on Friday at 5pm for booth setup, right through to Sunday close at 1pm. Cost for exhibitor space is $500 for the weekend. This includes one conference pass. If you are selected to exhibit, then you will immediately be entered as a possible workshop participant.
WorkshopWe’re selecting 5 startups who will have a unique opportunity to have a new focus on veterinary engagement. You will be pitching to small groups of practices and potential customers who are learning about how to use your technology in their practices.
Selection criteria for the top 5 include scalability of the solution, impact on the profession, ease of implementation and use, and uniqueness of the offering.
The day will kick off with presentations from industry thought leaders, followed by a breakout training session for startups and another for veterinarians. Next we’ll transition into pitches from the 5 startups. The afternoon involves structured networking designed to maximize feedback and the potential for business relationships. This will all lead into the reception and opening session of the conference at 6pm.
To sum it up:- 14 exhibit spaces are available for startups during the conference (showcase days are Saturday and Sunday). Cost is $500 and includes one conference pass. Apply below.- 5 startups will be selected from the 14 exhibitors to participate in the workshop during the day on Friday. There is no additional cost for this. - Deadline for application is March 1- If you have already registered and you are selected to exhibit, then you will have your registration fee applied to your exhibitor fee.- If you are interested in exhibiting and potentially being selected for the workshop, then please fill out the following form:
DeadlineApplication deadline is March 1.