Kadima Innovation Fair 2018

January 30th, 2018 at WestWorld of Scottsdale
Exhibition
120,000 sq ft
Time
8 AM - 9 PM
Kadima.Ventures’ Innovation Fair 2018

Uniting sponsors, corporations, strategic partners, investors, incubators, economic development organizations and civic groups with entrepreneurs and startups from across the country to create synergy and engage together like never before.

Experience disruptive new-market technologies and catalysts for innovation that launches access to alliances and partnerships for startups, increases transparency, reduces risk, and elevates rewards for investors.

Look out for
Main Stage
Keynote speakers and panels will cover topics from international industry experts and leaders!
IDEA Pitch Stage
Highly-vetted startups and entrepreneurs present their product or service.
IDEA Lab Breakout Sessions
Attendees can learn about emerging technologies like ICOs, blockchain and autonomous systems from industry thought leaders and nationally recognized speakers.
Connect and Network
Engagement opportunities in our IDEA Lounge, VIP Lounge & Green Room
Innovation Fair Main Floor
Provides the most transformational technology startups in the world the opportunity to network and engage with investors and their sponsor partners focused on innovative market solutions.
2018 January

EVENT

SCHEDULE

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Arrivals
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Main stage show, speakers & surprises
12:00 PM
Innovation Floor opens
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Lunch (concessions available)
1:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Innovation Floor open; Main Stage activities include: keynote speakers, panelists, entertainment, surprises, pro athlete panel, and more. Idea Labs and Idea Stage area open for classes, seminars, and where startup finalists can compete to get selected for the show FastPitch
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Innovation Floor closes; reception with cash bar; dinner (concessions available)
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
The Kadima After Dark Post-Party
Speakers
Sean C. Higgins
Herjavec Group
VP of Professional Services and Co-founder
Dr. Rachel MK Headley
Mensa
Ph.D. Scientist
Jeff Hayzlett
The Hayzlett Group
CEO, Author, Speaker
Joachim G. Taiber
CTO of the International Transportation Innovation Center (ITIC)
Tommy Habeeb
Host of the TV Show
"FastPitch" American Television Dist
Scott Absher
CEO of ShiftPixy Inc.
T. Mark Buford, CPA
Retired Senior Vice President, Chief Audit
Executive Community Health System
Mark Vange
Serial Technology Entrepreneur
Mariel Hemingway
Actress
Iconic Academy Award nominated actress
Sophia
Humanoid robot
by Hanson Robotics
Pepper
Humanoid robot
by SoftBank Robotics
Michael Hool
Founding Partner
Hool Coury Law
Tim Wales
CEO
Kadima.Ventures
Scott Yentzer
CTO
Kadima.Ventures
Stacey Wales
COO
Kadima.Ventures
Colin Cantrell
Owner
Nexus Software, LLC
Scott Flansburg
Mental Calculator
The Human Calculator
Laura Sicola
Founder
Vocal Impact Productions
Raj Nathan
Founder
RajNation
Alan Lobock
Co-Founder
Skymall
Alvin Heggs
Dealer Principle/Owner
Heggs Auto Group
Craig Weiss
CEO
Aladdin Dreamer, Inc.
Leonard Davis
Former NFL
Dolvett Quince
The Biggest Loser
American reality show
Garnet Heraman
Founding Partner
Anvil Venture Partners
Ryan Quinn
CEO
BrightGuest
Seneca Wallace
Former NFL
Tony Dorsett
Former NFL
AFTER A GREAT EVENT, STAY FOR THE PARTY