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Curated VC/Startup Meetings

This exclusive program matches innovative startups and investors for one-on-one meetings at NRF 2020.

Participating startups will be sourced from the NRF Innovation Lab and Startup Zone. They will then be selected to participate based on demonstrated market fit, strength of the founders, and other validation from investors, retailers and media. Companies will be primarily early stage and represent the latest advances in marketing, visualization, robotics, supply chain, delivery, auto-checkout, personalization and data management technologies.

Startups that appeared in previous NRF Innovation Labs and Startup Zones have gone on to be acquired, raised millions in funding, built effective partnerships and expanded globally with brands such as Google, Nike and Walmart.

Meetups will take place on Tuesday, January 14th from 11am- 2pm and include lunch. Interested participants, must meet the qualification criteria and apply using the appropriate link below.

Venture Capitalists

Qualifications:
Must be a current investor in retail or tech startups and must be seeking to make investments in 2020.

VC Participation Includes:

  • Access to top retail tech startups
  • Curated meetings based on investment strategy
  • 1 Expo Pass (access to 260,000 sq. ft. of retail technology)
  • Complimentary lunch

Apply Here

Startups

Qualifications:
The program is only available to startups that are currently exhibiting in the NRF Innovation Lab or Startup Zone at
NRF 2020. Applications must include an investor pitch desk and be received by December 3, 2019.

Startup Participation Includes:

  • Valuable meetings with venture capitalists
  • Complimentary lunch

Request Additional Information

  • Venture Capitalists

    Qualifications:
    Must be a current investor in retail or tech startups and must be seeking to make investments in 2020.

    VC Participation Includes:

    • Access to top retail tech startups
    • Curated meetings based on investment strategy
    • 1 Expo Pass (access to 260,000 sq. ft. of retail technology)
    • Complimentary lunch

    Apply Here

  • Startups

    Qualifications:
    The program is only available to startups that are currently exhibiting in the NRF Innovation Lab or Startup Zone at
    NRF 2020. Applications must include an investor pitch desk and be received by December 3, 2019.

    Startup Participation Includes:

    • Valuable meetings with venture capitalists
    • Complimentary lunch

    Request Additional Information

Participating Venture Capitalists

Questions?
Contact us at nrf@tuskstrategies.com