The 3rd University Startups Demo Day

October 16-17, Washington, D.C.



The University Startups Demo Day brings together a diverse audience of Startup Development Officers, university Startup Officers and Tech Transfer officers, university startups, entrepreneurs, Fortune 1000/Global 1000 corporations, VCs, angel investors, policy leaders, and federal government agencies. The event provides a venue to form and maintain robust transaction networks among the participants with the aim to align university IP and startups with investor and corporate needs.

The Demo Day showcases the startups that are best aligned with industry needs and corporate technical needs. The conference discusses best practices for creating, supporting and funding university startups. The Congressional office visits aims to raise awareness of the pivotal role that universities play in the formation of high potential startups, the creation of high-value jobs across the country, and overall national competitiveness.

Join your colleagues and other like-minded professionals in this high-caliber event!
Registration   Agenda

Conference Fee Schedule

Registration Type Early Regular Late
  Register by August 25, 2017 Register by September 15, 2017 Register by October 13, 2017

Members $645 $645 $695
Non Members $795 $895 $995

Global 1000/Fortune 500 Company   
Corporate Commercialization Center (CCC) NCET2 Members $695 $795 $895
Non Members $895 $995 $1095

Angels and VCs
  $895 $995 $1095

Startups and Entrepreneurs   

Presenting Startups

* for startups that applied to the Demo Day and were awarded presentation slots to present at the event

* by invitation

* 2 free registrations only per company

* additional attendees from the startup need to register separately

Free Free Free

- Additional attendee from presenting startup

$595 $695 $795

Non-Presenting Startups

$595 $695 $795

Government Agencies 
Government-employed staff $895 $995 $1095
Agency Contractors $1095 $1195 $1295

   $895  $995  $1095

All Others  
   $1095  $1195  $1295

Exhibit and Meeting Tables   

- Have a central location for you, your colleagues, startups and students/interns to invite angels, VCs, corporates and SBIR program mangers to meet and talk with all of you at your table
- 6-foot draped table located in Meeting Room for display and exhibits
- Includes 2 full registrations from organization purchasing the table and up to 10 Exhibit and Meeting Room only passes
- Listing as an Exhibiting Organization on the NCET2 Conference Website and Conference Information
- Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information about purchasing a table

Members $1500 $1500 $1500
Non Members $3000 $3000 $3000



  • The conference fee includes access to the University Startups Demo Day
  • Fees change without notice. We exercise dynamic pricing which can change daily. Actual pricing is established each day at point of registration. All prices are quoted as information only and we reserve the right to change them without notice.

Payment Policy

  • All registrations must be made online and by credit card.
  • Payment for all registrations must be made by institutional or personal credit card and paid in full prior to the conference. We do not accept Purchase Orders or checks.
  • Receipts for reimbursements are available online once you complete the registration.

Refunds, Cancellations and No-Show Policy

  • Substitutions can be made online and will be accepted until the Friday before the start of event.
  • All refunds and cancellations must be made by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject:"Conference Cancellation". Cancellations by fax, mail and phone are not accepted.
  • Refunds are available up to 30 days before the beginning of the event, less a 15% fee (for credit card and other processing fees)
  • Cancellations received up to 10 days prior to the event will be provided a credit to use for other NCET2 events and programs.
  • Cancellations received later than 10 days prior to the event will be considered a "no show". Cancellations not done via email will be considered a "no show". No shows are not eligible for a credit. A registered attendee who does not cancel or provide a substitute before the event begins is considered a no-show and is not eligible for a refund or credit.

Registration Closes on October 13, 2017. Absolutely no onsite registrations.

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