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(AI) AWARD IMPORTANT PRIZE ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION
In addition to the opportunity to present before an audience of active equity investors, selected presenting companies with a focus or technologies in one or more of the commercial markets listed below as related to such companies expanding their use of space-based technologies, or developing technologies that have or may have space-related applications, will be eligible to compete for the Accelerating Innovation (AI) Award, offered by Space Florida. The AI Award offers cash prizes totaling $100,000 (Early Stage companies: Grand Prize winner: $50,000, 1st runner up: $25,000 Start-up companies: Grand Prize winner: $15,000, 1st runner up: $10,000) to eligible Florida companies, and out-of-state companies seeking to relocate or establish a presence in Florida or have contributed via the supplier network to the advancement of the space program in Florida. Companies will be notified of their eligibility to win a prize prior to the date of their presentation. Prize money allocation and recipients are determined on site by a panel of judges. NOTE: Onsite prize determinations are final.
Space Florida Focus Commercial Markets
Presenting and showcasing companies must be engaged in market sectors that align with the strategic sectors of SF’s Aerospace & Aviation vision. All participating companies must be engaged in market sectors that align with the strategic sectors of SF, set forth in its Vision 2020.
These sectors are:
Information Technology | Health Technologies (Including Medical Research & Innovations) | ISS & Human Life Sciences | Artificial Intelligence | Knowledge-Based Services & New Products | Satellite Systems | Communications & Science Payloads | Ground & Operations Support Systems | Agriculture | Climate/Environmental Monitoring | Civil Protection | Cyber Security | Adventure Tourism | Clean/Alternative Energy Applications | Aircraft & Spacecraft Design | Parts & Assembly | Engineering Design & Construction | Structural Materials & Electronic Assembly | Data Analytics | Innovations In Planetary Sustainability Towards The Development Of Nutritious Food | Clean Water & Energy | Robotics – Parts | Design & Assembly | Unmanned Aerial Vehicles | Surveillance | 3D Printing & Innovations | Radiation Protection | Space Transportation & Advanced Aerospace Platforms | Reconnaissance | Missile Development
Payment of Fees and Expenses
You must pay the registration fees to attend the Conference on or before May 6, 2019. Your financial support of the Florida Venture Forum’s activities and your presence on-site with suitable facilities to meet potential investors are critical to your success at the Conference. Please register online using online presenter code is P2019. The early registration cost to attend is $249 per presenter (we
recommend that at least two representatives from your company attend) and $229 for each additional team member. Please log onto our website for registration information and Conference details. www.flventure.org and note the REQUIRED $35.00 exhibit table.