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MIT Sloan CIO Symposium - Inventing Your Future: Accelerating Success Through Technology, May 20, 2015

2015 MIT Sloan CIO Innovation Showcase 

at the 12th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium

Key Exposure Opportunity for Early-stage Companies
Deadline for Applications is March 28, 2015

In this Issue...
  • Early Bird Registration is Open
  • Call for Innovation Showcase Applications
  • 2014 Showcase Finalists
  • Welcome Platinum Sponsor HP
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Early Bird Registration for the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is open. Register now for significant savings!
Call for Innovation Showcase Applications


Are you always on the lookout for the Next Big Thing, or the Next Hot Company? Did you spot CloudSwitch, Desktone, Gazzang, Nimbula, Rypple, Twinstrata, Yammer before they were acquired by Verizon, VMware, Cloudera, Oracle,, EMC, and Microsoft? The Innovation Showcase at the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium spotted them!

If you think your early stage company is unique, and want a special opportunity to meet with the world's best, brightest, and most successful technology executives and companies, then apply for this year's Innovation Showcase by March 28, 2014. Innovation Showcase.


If you know a company that fits this description, tell them about it and encourage them to apply!

If you want to find the next innovative technology that will help Invent Your Future, then be sure to visit the Innovation Showcase on May 20!

About the Innovation Showcase 

Company selections are based upon the following criteria: 

  • B2B or B2C enterprise IT solution product in the market 
  • Innovation and/or strategic value, or uniqueness of the solution 
  • Potential impact on the Top and/or Bottom Line 

Qualification Criteria: 

  • Start-up with <$10 million in annual revenues or Series A VC funding. 
  • Selling enterprise IT solutions to CIOs or corporate departments.

The Innovation Showcase Judges consist of MIT faculty and students, entrepreneurs, and early stage investors.



Applications are free, and due March 28. Information about the showcase and the online application can be found at Please contact with any questions about the application process.

2014 Innovation Showcase Finalists
Congratulations to the 2014 Showcase Finalists!
Big Switch Networks, Mountain View CADevice42, New Haven CT
Cambridge Semantics, Boston MALuminoso Technologies, Inc., Cambridge MA
CloudPhysics, Mountain View CAPneuron, Nashua NH
Code On Network Coding, Cambridge MAQuant5, Inc., Cambridge MA
Cybereason, Cambridge MARapidMiner, Cambridge MA

Welcome Platinum Sponsor HP

The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is proud to welcome HP as a Platinum Level sponsor for 2015! HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. With the broadest technology portfolio spanning printing, personal systems, software, services and IT infrastructure, HP delivers solutions for customers' most complex challenges in every region of the world. Find out more at


Thank You for Your Input!

We sincerely appreciate everyone who took the time to review our proposed panels for this year and voted for their favorites. We
are carefully reviewing the results and will use them to help finalize the agenda. Check for updates at


Lindsey Anderson
 The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is organized by:

MIT Initiative on the Digital EconomyMIT Sloan Boston Alumni AssociationMIT Center for Information Systems Research
MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy
MIT Sloan Boston Alumni Association
MIT Sloan Center for Information Systems Research