TechFest will be held in August 16-17, 2017 in Louisville, KY.

Day 1
Will feature two keynotes speakers, in addition to many educational sessions and topics in the key tracks of healthcare, cybersecurity, internet of things, advanced manufacturing, and a mini trade show.
The evening of day one will feature sponsored cocktail reception for networking.

Day 2
Will offer a special panel debate and discuss session on connected & self-driving cars, plus interactive mini trade show, and our awards luncheon.


1. The opportunity to meet and network with expert speakers from within our region, nationally and internationally, to further career paths, to implement or innovate technology for commercial and industrial settings.
2. The opportunity to participate in forum discussions, hand-on training, and interactive sessions, including demos and trade show.
3. The ability to share your issues, ideas, and action steps regarding your career, your company, and your community with others vested in technology solutions and facing similar challenges, missions, and objectives in their spheres of influence.
4. A chance to unwind with others that understand how technology profoundly influences the work environment.
5. The ability to jump between different tracks of thinking to stimulate new paradigms for your internal teams. TechFest will have four mini-tracks: Healthcare, Advanced Manufacturing, Internet of Things and Cyber Security.
6. The space to envision and experience outreach channels for economic expansion within your company ranks after interacting at TechFest.
7. The mindshare to delve further into the advocacy needed in Washington, DC regarding technology issues, including security, privacy, and public telecom infrastructure.


  • Business Managers
  • Computer Forensic Specialists
  • Educators
  • Executives/CIOs
  • CTOs
  • Information Security Officers
  • IT Directors
  • Lawyers
  • Network Administrators
  • Programmers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Project Managers
  • Security Auditors
  • Security Systems Administrators
  • System Administrators
  • Web Developers
  • Anyone Interested in technology!

Anticipated Attendance

For the summit: Up to 400
  • Mini-Trade Show Both Days
  • Prominent Keynotes Each Day
  • Regional Leaders in Each Track
  • Two-Concurrent Tracks on Day 1