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TechBUZZ Spring 2013 from Capital Connection on Vimeo.

TechBUZZ April 2013 Blog Post - Wrap Up

In recent years, the Mid-Atlantic region has emerged as the birthplace of some of the hottest ideas, game-changing innovations and cutting-edge technologies in the United States.

TechBUZZ was launched in May 2011 as a half-day conference preceding Capital Connection. This high-energy, fast-paced Seed Stage format was developed in response to the increasing strength of the start-up and seed-stage companiy formation within the investment ecosystem. MAVA is dedicated to celebrating this vital area of our membership by bringing together investors and entrepreneurs in a dynamic and meaningful format.  Now a stand-alone event seperate from Capitol Connection, In 2014, MAVA will host three TechBUZZ events to shine the spotlight on the best & brightest startups throughout the year: April, June and September

TechBUZZ shines a well-deserved light on visionary innovators and company-builders in our region who actively develop their concepts, test beta products and services and pursue a path toward market entry. Past presenting companies, including TroopID, Cont3nt.com and the Trip Tribe, have significantly raised their profiles in the startup community since presenting on the TechBUZZ stage, a truly indispensable reward.

This Year

Join MAVA at TechBUZZ Georgetown, the final TechBUZZ event of the year! On September 19th at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, 20 of the Mid-Atlantic's most innovative tech-based startups will take the stage to an audience of entrepreneurs, company builders, angel investors, and their peers. TechBUZZ is open to anyone interested in celebrating and supporting the growth of entrepreneurship and technology innovation- Don't miss the BUZZ!


Applications are currently being accepted for TechBUZZ Georgetown 2014.

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(June 10, 2013) NextNav's Gary Parsons and his ambitious, far-reaching and complex startup

(June 9, 2013) The Download: Spinnakr aims to make sense of big data for Web sites

(June 7, 2013) Q&A: Julia Spicer, Executive director, Mid-Atlantic Venture Association

(June 6, 2013) 2U Breaks The (Online) Mold of Business as Unusual

(June 4, 2013) Capital Connection Highlights Sterling Companies’ Success

(June 3, 2013) What to Watch: Week of June 3

(June 3, 2013) This week in D.C. Tech: TEDxRosslyn, Capital Connection, TechBreakfast

(June 2, 2013) What to Watch: Week of June 3

(May 31, 2013) What Sequester? Washington Booms as a New Gilded Age Takes Root

(May 29, 2013) How Empathy Stacks Up As Critical Success Factor

(May 28, 2013) Baltimore-area companies presenting at MAVA's Capital Connection


(May 21, 2013) Top Tech Growth CEOs to Take Main Stage at Capital Connection 2013

(May 20, 2013) CEOs of Leading Education Technology, Mobile, Health IT Companies to Headline Game Changers at Capital Connection 2013

(May 14, 2013) Eighteen Area Start-Ups Tapped to Take TechBUZZ Stage at Capital Connection 2013