Initiate!

Start-ups. Students. The Energy Future.

We are pleased to introduce the all-new start-ups, young professionals and students ecosystem at POWERGEN. This isn't just a foot in the door - this is the most proactive step a young company can take to enter the transitioning power generation and sustainability markets.

What Will Start-ups Get?

Initiate

Each selected start-up will receive top-notch treatment on the exhibition floor with a list of great inclusions:
A slot in Initiate! floor plan (with a desktop display, branded backdrop, and electrical outlet)

2 exhibition passes (helping your company man your display and also walk the floor.) This includes:
    - All keynote sessions
    - Exhibition floor entrance
    - Exhibition floor knowledge hubs
    - Exhibit hall receptions
    - Niche networking events

1 full summit pass (allowing someone from your team to attend the summit sessions and get a look into the inner-workings of what the industry faces now - and next.) This includes:
    - All summit sessions
    - All keynote sessions
    - Exhibition floor entrance
    - Exhibition floor knowledge hubs
    - Exhibit hall receptions
    - Delegate lunches
    - Niche networking events
    - Floor giveaway
    - Online access to presentations

Start-up pitch (you will have the opportunity to talk about your company’s product on a stage to a committee of industry leaders. A representative from each company will be required to present an “elevator” pitch about its solution to a panel of judges.)

Selection Process

Initiate!

All submissions will be reviewed by members of the POWERGEN Initiate judging panel. All submissions must be entered by 11:59 PM (CST) on July 7, 2019.
12 finalist entries will be selected and notified as Initiate! participants

4 runner-up entries will be selected as alternates

• All applicants will be notified by September 1, 2019 with their acceptance status

Hurry. The clock is ticking and other start-ups are submitting.

Associated Costs

Initiate!

• $300 charge to participate (non-refundable)

• Participants are responsible for all travel expenses