The selected companies have been invited to showcase their technology, products and company before the more than 1,000 expected attendees on October 8, 2009, at the Colorado Convention Center.
“DEMOgala is the community’s annual event to show off the innovation that is right here in Colorado,” said Su Hawk, president, CSIA. “Technology and innovation is what keeps every industry moving and we are proud to have so many pioneering companies that are enabling success here in Colorado, across the nation, and the world,” she added.
The following 20 companies are Showcase Companies and have been invited to exhibit their innovations at DEMOgala:
• Ascent Imagery
• Denver Technology, Inc.
• Gamma Two, Inc.
• Gorilla Logic
• Ice Energy
• Intermap Technologies
• Luca Technologies
• Phase IV Engineering
• Pixorial, Inc.
• Realtime Worlds
• Standing Cloud
• VisionTek, Inc.
Other finalists for the 2009 DEMOgala include Alcohol Monitoring Systems, Cartasite, Ceragenix, Cool Energy, Datria Systems, Gnip, Inc, NewsGator, Solix Biofuels, Inc, Spirae, Inc, and UQM Technologies.
This year's DEMOgala will also feature more than 40 speakers on more than 20 different keynote and panel discussions on the newest trends in technology. Topics include everything from cloud computing, software development, crowdsourcing, mobile applications, web commerce, open source, social networking, APIs, transparency, and much more.
CSIA (coloradotechnology.org) is the leader on behalf of the information technology industry in Colorado, providing connections, insight, advocacy, and competitive edge programs and services to help technology companies succeed and prosper. Since 1994, CSIA has been involved in legislative issues and public policy to represent the information technology industry in Colorado, and has provided a number of annual programs, events and connections to support business success.