Signature Events

New Hampshire Tech Alliance signature events are our mainstay events that honor entrepreneurs, innovators, educators, forward-thinkers, business owners and startups in New Hampshire.

EOY 2019

Entrepreneur of the Year

The Alliance’s Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Program honors individuals who have made significant contributions to the advancement of technology-based businesses in NH. Since its start in 1988, EOY has recognized more than 50 New Hampshire entrepreneurs for demonstrating leadership, ingenuity and innovation in the technology sector.

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Product of the Year

Product of the Year is a prestigious, annual award that showcases New Hampshire’s most innovative products developed within the past year. POY provides a platform for entrepreneurs to receive free advice, product promotion and podium time in front of hundreds of tech leaders.

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TechOut is a startup competition that identifies talented, hungry tech entrepreneurs and funds them through investment capital awards. Held in the fall, TechOut is a fast-paced event that features live pitches by finalists, displays of their innovations and networking opportunities with like-minded innovators, entrepreneurs and investors. All share a common goal – to enhance the tech ecosystem.

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TechWomen Annual Luncheon

At this annual event, a luminary keynote speaker addresses a dynamic crowd of approximately 250 female technologists, entrepreneurs and business leaders as the Alliance honors the “TechWoman” of the Year, “TechEducator” of the Year and “TechStudent” of the Year.

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Honorees & Keynote Speaker
2019 Accelerate NH cohort

Startup Shindig

This annual spring event celebrates entrepreneurship in New Hampshire with a night of networking and startup pitches from the Alliance’s Accelerate NH cohort.

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Speed Venture Summit

This event is a great way for NH startups to get access to high-level networking, speed dating with investors and to hear from industry leaders. This event pulls together NH’s early stage growth companies, regional investors and tech influencers. It includes a 90-minute speed pitching session, networking and a fireside chat with a guest speaker.

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