The annual TechFest NW returns to Portland April 2020

Jan 20 2020, 12:24 pm

Portland’s annual TechFest NW is back for another year.

From detailed workshops to live tech demos, TechFest features a plethora of brilliant and impactful technology that has defined the region.

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The fest is all set to take place at Portland State University’s Viking Pavilion and will provide attendees plenty of opportunities to network with entrepreneurs, investors, and industry executives.

This year’s panel of curated speakers will bring their stories to the main stage while the demo floor will feature the coolest new gadgets.

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TechFest NW also features a startup competition called PitchfestNW, which is specially curated for the startup community.

The 2020 program allows startups from around the world to apply for the opportunity to present their idea and company to a prestigious panel of investors, with the winners of the competition being announced on Friday, April 3.

Applying to Pitchfest is totally free, and companies who are invited to join the pitch competition will receive a complimentary two-day pass to TechFest.

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This year features a brilliant and diverse group of CEOs and innovators, including Marguerite Dibble, Monica Enand, Tom Gruber, and Roger McNamee, who make up this year’s panel.

For more information about the speakers, check out their bios here.

For all event inquiries, please contact [email protected].

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TechFest NW 2020

When: April 2 and April 3, 2020
Where: Viking Pavilion, 930 SW Hall Street, Portland 
Admission: Buy tickets here
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