Once again, I"ve been drafted to help put together a new SIIA Previews event, this time in London at the Global Information Industry Summit ("GIS").
We are looking for innovative, early-stage content companies — publishers and other content creators, aggregators and technology plays — to apply for the chance to present before an audience of potential business partners, customers, investors, acquirers, and other industry influencers at the 3rd annual SIIA Global Information Industry Summit, 9-11 September, in London.
This Summit is produced by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the leading global association for the digital content and software industries.
Call for Company details; note the deadline to apply is 27 June and there is no fee to submit your application.
I invite you to encourage relevant companies in your network to apply. Any questions? Please email me – firstname.lastname@example.org
company presentations must be delivered by the company Managing
Director, Founder, Chief Executive, President or Chairman. All
submissions must be made for companies that provide content, software
or content/software technology products or services, have received no
more than a Series A round of financing, generate no more than 10
million euro in sales, and have actual customers.
- Our committee of industry experts will review all
submissions and select semi-finalists. Semi-finalists will be notified
by 11 July, 2008.
- Each Semi-finalist will make a virtual presentation to our
committee, who will select the Presenting Companies and alternates.
Presenting Companies will be notified by 31 July, 2008. To participate
as a presenting company, a fee of $895 must be paid 5 August, 2008. The
fee includes two full conference registrations.
Benefits for Semi-finalist Companies:
Semi-finalist company senior executive will receive guidance from an
SIIA member or staff to help in the preparation prior to delivering
his/her presentation before our committee
- Each Semi-finalist company will receive feedback from our committee
In addition to the above, each presenting company will receive the following benefits:
invitation to present a 5-minute company pitch (followed by 5 minutes
Q&A) before the SIIA Global Information Industry Summit attendees.
- A temporary exhibit table to network with attendees.
(Exhibit table will be provided during the conference break that
immediately follows each group of company presentations.)
- Corporate profile and primary contact information in the SIIA Global Information Industry Summit. Program or addendum.
- Corporate profile listed on the SIIA Global Information Industry Summit website.
full conference registrations to attend the SIIA Global Information
Industry Summit which includes all conference activities for a deeply
discounted rate of $895.