Event Connects High-Potential Startups with Investors

Investors gather for U of M Investor Event

On October 10, UMN Technology Commercialization welcomed investors to the inaugural University of Minnesota Investor Event. The event, held at TCF Bank Stadium as part of Twin Cities Startup Week, brought together high-potential Minnesota startups to pitch their ideas and build relationships with the investment community.

In addition to the pitches, the event also included a short networking session and a cocktail hour. Conference rooms were made available the next day for follow-up meetings between startups and investors.

Siba Das of NovoClade presents to investors

The 14 startups featured at the event were:

  • Abilitech Medical
  • Ascension
  • Anatomi Corp (U of M)
  • Aurora CTS (U of M)
  • Austin Biosciences LLC (U of M)
  • Darcy (U of M)
  • Fruitful Fertility
  • Novoclade (U of M)
  • Phenomix Sciences
  • Sanos Nutrition
  • Take 12
  • Tearrestore
  • Tedious
  • Trackit (Kidi)

Margi Scott pitches her company to investors