MEMS Executive Congress US 2013

MEMS Elevator Pitch Session

MIG’s inaugural MEMS Elevator Pitch Session is an important showcase for the most promising MEMS technology companies and business innovators today. This unique event will feature the very best early-stage MEMS companies from across the country. Venture capital funds, seed investment funds and angel groups and investors will meet with and learn more about these companies’ teams, technologies and plans for succeeding in the marketplace. Additionally, experienced entrepreneurs will get a closer look at upcoming companies in which to get involved. Many of the venture company service providers will also be on hand at this showcase event. MEMS Elevator Pitch Session takes place November 7, 2013.

2013 Finalists


2013 MEMS Elevator Pitch Session finalists include:


CEA-Leti start-up ISKN will present iSketchnote, a smart iPad cover that integrates new digitizing technology with the convenience of an ordinary notebook.

Panorama Synergy, Ltd

Panorama Synergy will showcase an optical sensor for existing micro-cantilever technology, which enables biological and chemical sensing with unprecedented sensitivity.


Qeexo, a spin-off of Carnegie Mellon University, will demonstrate its FingerSense technology—an enhancement to touch interaction that allows screens to ‘know’ how the finger is being used for input: fingertip, knuckle or nail. FingerSense also supports a passive stylus with an eraser.

US Volumetrics, Inc (USVI)

USVI is developing a next-generation MEMS called MEMS 2.0 (M2), a technology designed to jumpstart the Integrated Microsystems revolution.