We are looking for the hottest technology, media and ecommerce companies to pitch on the VentureNet stage to a panel of top investors and a curated audience of entrepreneurs, investors and strategic partners. This is an exciting opportunity to join a powerful ecosystem that supports entrepreneurship and take your business to the next level.

Eligibility Guidelines for Pitches

  • Applicants must have a product or service with a minimum of $100K in sales or purchase orders
  • A full time passionate and committed management team
  • Availability to pitch on October 3 in Long Beach, CA
  • For venture track: In general, companies should have already raised more than $250K in seed or angel investment
  • For growth track: In general, companies should have previously raised series A and are looking for growth capital B or C


  • TechCouncil of Southern California Members and SIIA Members: $39 Application Fee
  • Non-Members: $59 Application Fee
  • If selected TechCouncil and SIIA Members: $499 pitch/exhibitor package
  • If selected Non-Members: $599 pitch/exhibitor package


All pitch applications must be received by close of business on Friday, September 1, 2017.

Pitch/Exhibitor Package

All selected companies will receive the following:

  • Pre-conference pitch coaching by selection committee representing investors and strategic partners
  • Full conference registration for VentureNet
  • 6-10-minute pitch to a panel of top investors and a curated audience of entrepreneurs, investors and strategic partner
  • 6-foot TABLE TOP space, including internet and electricity
  • Logo and company description on conference website
  • Mentions in pre-conference marketing (emails, social media and print)
  • Logo and company description in conference program
  • Option to request 1:1 meetings with investors
  • Post conference video TechChat, featured by the TechCouncil, on the website and via various social media outlets


Interested in Sponsorship?

If you in the business of working with investors, tech leaders and entrepreneurs, don’t miss the perfect opportunity to get your brand front and center with today’s rising technology stars and the investors who back them. Contact Rhianna Collier at +1.408.884.3834 or

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