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Top Ten Reasons to Attend USTAR’s Utah Technology Innovation Summit

On June 6, 2018, hundreds of attendees will gather for the Utah Technology Innovation Summit, the state’s premier science and technology conference. The event is a unique opportunity to learn from leading thinkers and policymakers, explore ground-breaking ideas and technology and see how USTAR is catalyzing innovation across Utah.

Some of the top reasons why you should attend this year’s conference:

  1. Network with leading science and technology innovators. Meet new people and network with other entrepreneurs, industry members and fellow scientists about the latest trends in science and technology.
  2. Experience hands-on demonstrations from USTAR supported companies. See the new discoveries, technology and products from USTAR-supported companies and interact face-to-face with innovative entrepreneurs.
  3. Participate in stimulating discussions. Listen and engage in thought-provoking breakout sessions exploring governance, autonomous solutions, government & innovation, and more.
  4. Gain insight on increasing your business value. The conference will provide opportunities for companies to learn how to drive business value and more effectively secure funding and partners.
  5. Celebrate success with the Governor’s Medals for Science and Technology. During lunch, Gov. Gary R. Herbert will give keynote remarks and present the Governor’s Medals for Science and Technology, which will honor the state’s leading contributors to science and technology.
  6. Hear from national experts. Our impeccable array of speakers and panelists is ready to share their knowledge, learning experiences and best practices with you to help you better navigate the technology innovation world.
  7. Learn how to secure funding and strategic partners. It’s becoming increasingly more difficult for early stage companies to secure venture and angel funding. Explore how you can secure funding and partnerships early in the game to push you ahead of the curve for your next round of funding.
  8. Explore the importance of diverse technology innovation. Diversity is a key to building a recession-proof economy. Explore how Utah can diversify our tech economy beyond software and IT.
  9. Engage with the drivers of technology based economic development. Learn more about national trends in technology-based economic development and what states around the country are doing to grow their technology and science based economies.
  10. Join the discussion on Utah’s economic growth. Engage with peers and thought leaders to discuss how Utah can grow and bring in new investment in key economic clusters such as aerospace and life science.

Secure your seats for the 2018 Utah Technology Innovation Summit with Early Bird registration, now through May 4 at

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