From an email that I received from DEMO today:
Book a meeting with DEMO's Chris Shipley and Matt Marshall to discuss your product, prototype or business plan. http://www.demoevents.net/t.do?id=2786903:14979459
DEMO co-executive producers, Chris Shipley and Matt Marshall have hit the road on a Search for Innovation Tour to find the brightest technology innovators to join the DEMOfall class of 2009 and they want to meet you. They will be hosting meetings with entrepreneurs for DEMOfall consideration and organizing impromptu meetups in each city to network with the local community. The first meetup is Monday, June 15 at Nola in Palo Alto.
Do you have a product that's ready to launch? Leverage the power of DEMO to maximize the impact of your first public announcement. Or, are you an earlier-stage company seeking partners, funding and/or feedback on your idea in development? For the first time ever, DEMO is opening its doors to the best alpha companies to showcase the innovation of tomorrow.
Book a meeting now and share your innovation with Chris and Matt in any of the following locations:
June 15: Silicon Valley, CA @ the Silicon Valley Meetup
June 18: San Francisco, CA @ IDG Offices
June 22 & 23: Seattle, WA @ Porter Novelli
June 24 & 25: Santa Monica, CA @ TBD
June 29 & 30: Boston, MA @ IDG Offices
July 1 & 2: Austin, TX @ Porter Novelli
On this tour, Chris and Matt will be hand picking the demonstrators they want to see on the DEMOfall stage. DEMOfall is the only event that delivers access, interaction and validation in the following ways: Access to a global stage of 700 top press, VC and corporate buyers in the room and 230,000 potential customers in 80 countries around the world. Interaction through a 3-day networking-packed event designed to put all the focus on you and your product. Validation of your life's work from the massive media buzz of 1.2 billion impressions.
Chris and Matt hope to see you on DEMO's Search for Innovation Tour.If you can't join them at one of these cities, please don't hesitate to
apply http://www.demoevents.net/t.do?id=2786905:14979459 and set up a separate time to connect with DEMO's executive producers.
We look forward to seeing you in San Diego in September!
The DEMO Team