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Upward Invites You To Experience Hartford As A Smart City

On October 22nd, Upward Labs invites you to EXPERIENCE the newest innovations that are shaping the Smart Building and Aged Care industries at a fully immersive Demo Day event.

Hear about each global startup's journey in piloting and refining their PropTech and/or AgeTech product during the six-month Upward Labs program. Then, travel through a fully-immersive exhibition, where you will experience firsthand how all of the technologies come together to build the future of two critical industries that affect every individual and business.

VIP tickets are available for the Labs' Corporate Partners, and include a reception with a complimentary lunch, guided tour of the Immersive Gallery, and priority seating during presentations. If you have questions about VIP tickets, please contact Upward Labs Program Director Lanaya Nelson -

When: Tuesday, October 22nd - 12:30pm (Corporate Partners VIP Reception & Lunch); 1:45pm (Doors open to all guests); 2:15pm (Welcome remarks); 2:30pm (Keynote); 3:00pm (Startup pitches); 4:00pm (Immersive gallery opens); 4:30pm (Networking & cocktails)

What: Upward Labs Demo Day: The Experience. Eight tech startups from the smart building and aged care industries will present their piloting experiences with local Fortune 500 companies before operating live exhibitions in a demo "smart city" environment. Some of the companies are already hiring for their formal expansion to Hartford.

Where: Upward Hartford, 20 Church St., Mezzanine Fl., Hartford, CT 06103

Cost: Free (Event includes refreshments)

Details: Learn more & register via Eventbrite: 


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