Florida 2013 TechXpoFlorida’s Premier Technology & Innovation Exposition
The Melbourne Regional Chamber of East Central Florida is proud to present the 3rd annual Florida TechXpo. The event will be held onTuesday, October 8, 2013, from 10AM to 5PM.The event is hosted by Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne –the only independent, technological university in the southeast – and will be held at the Clemente Center.
TechXpo, referred to as “tech-spo,” is an exposition of the technology and innovations created by 100 technology and manufacturing companies throughout Florida. This single-day event allows companies with advanced technologies and innovations to display their products and services to other companies looking for resources and suppliers.
TechXpo also celebrates Manufacturing Day October 4th, which highlights the importance of manufacturing to the nation’s economy and draws attention to high-skill jobs available in manufacturing fields. To continue the momentum of this manufacturing celebration, Florida TechXpo 2013 will showcase hot industries, including Aerospace, Composites, Consumer Products, Emerging Technology, Homeland Security & Defense, Health Care, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Robotics, Simulation, Telecommunications, & Transportation.
TechXpo Luncheon: “Access to Capital”TechXpo 2013 will feature a special lunch panel on the topic of “Access to Capital.” Explore your financing options with traditional and non-traditional lenders.Presenters scheduled thus far include:
Jeffrey T. Rembert withRobert E. Isola & Associates, Inc.(commercial real estate financing, Maitland)
Kevin Evans with Center State Bank (a commercial lenderwith branches in 20 Florida counties)
Dustin Hodgkins with Commercial Business Finance, Melbourne
Fred Crispen with Celtic Bank (a nationwide lender and leading provider of SBA and USDA loan)
Technology Breakout Sessions
In addition, breakout sessions will be held the day of the event, which are free to Exhibitors, Sponsors and Attendees.
Oct. 8 – 10AM to 5PM
Florida Institute of Technology
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The kickoff to the Exposition will be an exclusive Reception and V.I.P. Awards Dinner, hosted by Embraer, a jet aircraft manufacturer based in Melbourne, Florida. The banquet will be held at the Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront on Monday, October 7, 2013, from 5:30-9PM. A keynote address will be presented by Jay Beever, Vice President of Interior Design at Embraer.
Congressman Bill Posey will present five Medal of Merit awards for Rising Star in Technology, Innovative Technology Product (or Service) – Large Company, Innovative Technology Product (or Service) – Small Company, Technology Cultivation, Technology Executive of the Year, and Lifetime Achievement in Technology.
Technology Virtual Job Fair: October 7-10
This is an event showcasing job openings with Technology
Companies. Set up your FREE Basic Virtual Booth NOW!
Jobseekers can participate starting October 7th.
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