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Innovation Awards Celebration

Adams Center for Entrepreneurship, Tech Runway, Florida Atlantic Wave and Technology Development

Honoring innovators, entrepreneurs and community collaborators

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Innovation Awards Celebration Program

Welcome to an evening dedicated to celebrating and recognizing the remarkable achievements within our community, hosted by the Adams Center for Entrepreneurship, Tech Runway, and Florida Atlantic Wave. Tonight, we honor the innovators, entrepreneurs, and community collaborators who are pivotal in shaping our industry.

Awards Ceremony

Tonight, we proudly award cash/check prizes to the exceptional winners of our pitch competition across five diverse tracks: Veterans, Students, Youth, Spanish-speaking entrepreneurs, Florida Atlantic Wave innovators, and Tech Runway ventures. Join us in applauding their hard work, creativity, and dedication as we celebrate those who have set new benchmarks in innovation.

Companies Exhibiting

Get up close and personal with the ventures that have been cooking up some cool ideas in our programs. Discover the next big thing and see who's shaping our future with their bold moves and creative sparks. From tech breakthroughs to fresh business twists, our showcase is all about celebrating the wide array of talents and visions sprouting right here in our innovation family. Get ready to be wowed, inspired, and maybe even find your next big collaboration.

Networking Opportunities

This event serves as a vibrant platform for connecting with individuals who share your enthusiasm for innovation and entrepreneurship. Whether you're on the lookout for potential collaborators and mentors or aiming to engage with like-minded peers, tonight is an ideal occasion to broaden your professional network and establish meaningful connections.

Thank You for Joining Us!

Whether you're an entrepreneur, innovator, student, stakeholder or community member, we thank you for attending to celebrate the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship!

Date: March 28, 2024

Time: 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Doors open at 5.)

Location: Tech Runway, 901 NW 35th St., Boca Raton, FL 33431


  • 5:30 p.m. - Networking and Company Exhibits
  • 6 p.m. – 7:15 pm. - Main Program
    • – Opening remarks
    • – Exceptional Contributions to Entrepreneurship award presented to Eric H. Shaw, Ph.D.
    • – Check Presentation Ceremony
      • Pilot Award Winners
      • Florida Atlantic Wave Winners
      • Business Pitch Competition Winners
      • Tech Runway Pitch Competition Winners
  • 7:15 p.m. - Networking and Company Exhibits
  • 8 p.m. - end
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