thank you to all of our sponsors!
IBM Research is one of the world’s largest and most influential corporate research labs, with more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents. Our scientists are charting the future of artificial intelligence, breakthroughs like quantum computing, how blockchain will reshape the enterprise and much more. We are dedicated to applying AI and science to industry challenges, whether it’s discovering a new way for doctors to help patients, teaming with environmentalists to clean up our waterways or enabling retailers to personalize customer service.
Big or small, all teams deserve the best. Justworks is leveling the playing field with seamless payroll, tax filings, HR support, and access to high quality, affordable benefits. It’s a simple, all-in-one platform designed to give you and your team the support and peace of mind to work fearlessly.
Fenox Venture Capital is sponsoring the Startup World Cup portion of this year's conference.
Fenox Venture Capital is a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm founded by an exceptional team of seasoned entrepreneurs and proven international business leaders. They work with emerging technology companies across the world and specialize in helping entrepreneurs achieve global expansion into North America, Asia, the Middle East, and Europe. Their 60+ person team operates out of offices across 8 different countries, including Japan, Indonesia, and South Korea, and offers a wide range of domain expertise. Fenox seeks to work with world-class management and technical teams that are targeting disruptive opportunities in IT, Health IT, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Robotics, Big Data, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, FinTech and Next Generation Technologies.
MIT Corporate Relations (CR) aids and directs companies interested in multi-disciplinary involvement with the Institute. CR’s expert staff works with MIT senior administration, faculty, and company executives to structure and define individualized alliances that mutually benefit the company and MIT.
CR also offers access to MIT through two integrated programs, the MIT Industrial Liaison Program (ILP) and MIT Startup Exchange.
MIT Startup Exchange actively promotes collaboration and partnerships between MIT-connected startups and industry. Qualified startups are those founded and/or led by MIT faculty, staff, or alumni, or are based on MIT-licensed technology. Industry participants are principally members of MIT’s Industrial Liaison Program (ILP).
MIT Startup Exchange maintains a propriety database of over 1,500 MIT-connected startups with roots across MIT departments, labs, and centers; it hosts a robust schedule of startup workshops and showcases, and facilitates networking and introductions between startups and corporate executives.
The MIT Venture Capital & Private Equity (VCPE) Club is one of MIT’s largest and most visible cross-campus organizations. Our mission is to provide our members with opportunities to learn about the venture capital and private equity industries, to interact with leading professional investors and business executives, and to develop relationships with members of the MIT community who share similar interests.
The MIT Alumni Association is dedicated to meet unique needs of MIT alumni. They provide services and resources to help strengthen ties to MIT - check out https://alum.mit.edu/careers/employers-hire-mit-alumni
Sloan Women in Management works to increase opportunities for all women at MIT Sloan through networking events, speaker series, professional development workshops, and mentorship programs
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IVY believes everyone has limitless potential. Their mission is to trigger transformative ideas and collaborations that lead to unprecedented human unity, progress, and fulfillment. Through meaningful experiences with inspiring individuals, IVY provides a lifelong supply of new friendships, opportunities, and ideas.