Ignition 2015

    Join the North American International Auto Show and Crain’s Detroit Business for a breakfast event that will showcase cutting-edge technology in the automotive sector. This inaugural event will feature entrepreneurs trying to make a mark on the industry. Be there to help pick the hottest startup at the auto show.

    This pitch competition will feature companies from around the world and an exciting array of technology and innovation.

    Register Here: http://bit.ly/1Auaniw

    Pitch Moderator: Matt Burns
    Senior editor, TechCrunch

    Startups participating:

    • Beet LLC, Plymouth
      Makers of products to monitor and diagnose problems in the manufacturing process
    • Inmatech, Ann Arbor
      Creator of the next generation of super-capacitors for power management
    • Inventev, Detroit
      Developing the next generation of plug-in hybrid vehicle technology
    • Mojio, Vancouver
      Connecting a smartphone to a vehicle through its diagnostic port
    • TowerSec, Israel and Ann Arbor
      A cybersecurity firm focused on protecting connected vehicles

    Ignition Speakers:
    Dave Drach
    Vice President, Techstars
    Led the creation of the forthcoming Techstars startup accelerator in Detroit

    Erica Klampfl
    Future Mobility Manager, Ford Motor Co.
    A specialist in looking at the future of mobility

    Chris Thomas
    Founder and partner, Fontinalis
    An investor of companies in the automotive/mobility space

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