The IDTechEx Launchpad initiative is open to early-stage start-ups, universities, newly spun-out companies, research labs and government labs who can demonstrate a working prototype or product that highlights new advances in any of the related event topics of: electric vehicles, energy storage, graphene, internet of things, printed electronics, sensors, and wearable technology.


The initiative will provide the opportunity for researchers and young companies to demonstrate their state-of-the-art technologies to over 3500 people at this international event. It is FREE for eligible researchers and companies to participate. Spaces are limited to 10 organizations, which will be featured in the exhibition hall, alongside an estimated 270 exhibitors. The exhibition will provide a premier networking platform with multiple opportunities to meet CEO/VP-level end-users, manufacturers and system integrators from around the world.

It is FREE for eligible researchers and companies to apply, the winning entries will each receive a free table-top exhibitor place in the IDTechEx Launchpad zone. The exhibit space will include a counter, 2 chairs, electricity, two passes to the conference & exhibition, and promotion as an IDTechEx Launchpad exhibitor. Please note that if you have previously exhibited at an IDTechEx event you will not be eligible to apply.

The submission should be comprised of a summary/abstract along with the application, including supporting materials. It must state which demonstrators will be shown. The application closing date is September 20. Successful selected entrants will be notified on September 27 and will need to confirm their participation by October 4.

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