AUG. 21st - 25th, 2023

Forward Fest 2022

Pressure Chamber

Emerging companies again compete for the coveted “golden suitcase."
  • Hosted by Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce
  • In-Person: Majestic Theatre: 115 King Street, Madison, WI 53703
  • Free

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Tuesday, Aug. 16th, 2022 from 3 PM to 6 PM


Pressure Chamber returns for its ninth year as emerging companies again compete for the coveted “golden suitcase,” as well as a reserved spot in the Chamber's exclusive Greater Madison startup meetings with top Silicon Valley investment firms this fall. Participating companies will pitch in front of a panel of out-of-state investors, business executives and a live audience, with the winning company chosen based on a combination of judges scoring and audience votes. 3-4:30 p.m. - Live Pitches 4:30-6 p.m. - Happy Hour/Networking

  • Happy Hour
  • Social
  • Bio / Health
  • Tech / Software
  • General


Registration for this event is closed.