ODSC West Startup Showcase

Machine intelligence and data science are at the heart of some of the world’s most dynamic and exciting startups. No industry is immune from disruption as data science becomes a core strategic advantages for many businesses.

As part of ODSC’s efforts to grow the data science community, we are offering our support to startups in this field. We offer everything from free or deeply discounted exhibitor space, to help spreading the word about your work to both our conference and online communities.

Get your startup front and center of our audience
Exhibit your platfrom, product, or solution
Attend our reverse pitch to meet investors
Network with data scientists, innovators, and companies looking for solutions

Showcase and Exhibit

Expose your startup to 4,000 influencers and decision makers that can help you acquire new clients and customers. ODSC is an applied conference focused on the real-world solution and products that incorporate AI and data science.  

Exhibit your product or solution to our attendees. Demo to our audience and let them see first-hand why your solution is unique. Use this opportunity to raise brand awareness and educate our attendees on your startup’s potential.

Get your startup to the next level by connecting with our audience of business professionals, data scientists, software engineers, directors, and others interested in AI and Data science.  Meet investors and companies directly seeking AI and data science solutions.

Startups from Across Industry

ODSC welcomes startups from across every industry to apply and attend.

Data science is impacting all industries, from retail to energy. Sales, marketing, product development, human resources, and operations are just of few of the many enterprise departments employing AI and data science solutions. 

  • Technology

  • Healthcare

  • Biotech

  • Pharma

  • Life Sciences

  • Online Services

  • Financial Services

  • Quant Finance

  • Insurance

  • Banking

  • Cross Industry 

  • Auto and Manufacturing

  • Retail and Online

  • Media and Marketing

  • Energy and Logistics

Speak & Connect

ODSC offers a unique opportunity to speak at our conference and pitch to investors.  Selected Startups get a talk session in front of our audience and a chance to pitch to some of the top companies investing in data Science and AI.

- How to Qualify -

Depending on your startup size and funding, ODSC offers free or steeply discounted exhibitor packages to showcase at our conference.  We provide a limited number of spaces at each event, and they are generally allocated on a first-come basis to qualified startups

  • Your startup must have demonstrable product or service to exhibit

  • Your startup can be B2B, B2C or any combination. However, the core technology must be data science or artificial intelligence

  • Founders should explain the unique aspect of their technology and how it employes AI or data science 


  • Ideal startup showcase candidates range from pre-funding or seed round to Series A round

  • We accept startups from the global community that are a registered legal entity

  • Your startup should demonstrate that it can benefit from connecting with our community of investors, data scientists, and attending companies

If you are a latter-stage startup or company, please visit our partner page.  Generous discounts will still apply to qualified later stage startups

Why Participate? Key Numbers


ODSC conferences attracts a diverse and influential audience with a variety of roles across multiple industries.

Previous Partners attending ODSC

Who Attends

As an applied data science event, each ODSC conference, and co-located Accelerate AI business summit, attracts professionals including data scientists, software engineers, analysts, managers and CxOs from many companies across industry. Here are some of the attending companies from 2017.

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Accenture
  • Adobe Systems
  • Aetna
  • AIG
  • Air Products & Chemicals
  • Akamai Technologies
  • Allstate
  • Amadeus IT Group
  • Amazon.com
  • American Electric Power
  • American Express
  • Ameriprise Financial
  • Amgen
  • Anthem
  • Apple
  • Applied Materials
  • Applied Materials
  • AppNexus
  • Arrow Electronics
  • Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company
  • Aspen Technology
  • AT&T
  • Auto-Owners Insurance
  • Avnet
  • Bentley Systems
  • Best Buy

    • Biogen
    • BlackRock
    • Boeing
    • Boston Scientific
    • Broadcom
    • Capgemini
    • Capital One Financial
    • CarMax
    • CBS
    • Charles Schwab
    • Chevron
    • Cigna
    • Cisco Systems
    • Citigroup
    • Citizens Financial Group
    • Clorox
    • Cloudera Inc
    • CloudFactory
    • Cognizant Technology Solutions
    • Comcast
    • Concur Technoligies
    • Criteo
    • CVS Health
    • Danaher
    • Deere
    • Dell Technologies
    • Discover Financial Services
    • DISH Network
    • Disney
    • eBay
    • Eli Lilly

    • Epam Systems Inc
    • Facebook
    • Fannie Mae
    • Forcepoint
    • Fujitsu America Inc
    • General Electric
    • General Motors
    • Gilead Sciences
    • Google
    • Hartford Financial Services
    • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
    • Hitachi Data Systems
    • Home Depot
    • HP
    • Humana
    • IBM
    • Intel
    • Intercontinental Exchange
    • Ivanti Software
    • JetBlue Airways
    • Johnson & Johnson
    • Jones Lang LaSalle
    • Juniper Networks Inc
    • LexisNexis
    • Liberty Mutual Insurance
    • Xcel Energy
    • XPO Logistics
    • Lockheed Martin
    • MasterCard
    • McAfee
    • McKesson
    • Merck
    • Micro Focus
    • Micron Technology, Inc.
    • Microsoft
    • Mondelez International
    • Monsanto
    • Morgan Stanley
    • Motorola Solutions
    • NetApp
    • Netflix
    • New York Life Insurance
    • Nike
    • Nokia
    • Nordstrom
    • Norfolk Southern
    • Northrop Grumman
    • Nutanix
    • Nvidia
    • Olin
    • OpenTable
    • Oracle
    • PepsiCo
    • Pfizer
    • Philip Morris International
    • Wells Fargo
    • Wyndham Worldwide

      • PVH
      • Qualcomm
      • Raytheon
      • Rockwell Automation
      • S&P Global
      • salesforce.com
      • Samsung Electronics
      • SAP Ariba
      • Seagate Technology
      • Staples
      • Stryker
      • Symantec
      • Synchrony Financial
      • Sysco
      • Target
      • Tesla
      • Thermo Fisher Scientific
      • Uber Technologies
      • United Technologies
      • Univar
      • UPS
      • USAA
      • Verizon
      • Viacom
      • Visa
      • Walmart
      • WellCare Health Plans
      • Yahoo

AI Investors Reverse Pitch

Investors have a unique insight into the world of data science startups. Startups, founders, and data scientists can all benefit from the wisdom dispensed at our Reverse Investor Pitch.  Hear what top VC and corporate investors look for in an AI startup and team. Check out some of our previous participants below