neXXpo and Pressure Chamber

Forty of the region’s most exciting companies showcased what’s next in Greater Madison business at neXXpo 2018 on Aug. 16 at the Overture Center. The event began with the live pitch contest, Pressure Chamber, where five emerging companies competed to join a Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce-led delegation to San Francisco this October to meet with top Silicon Valley venture capital firms, followed by 35 businesses representing health, experiential reality, technology, design, food, and more sharing their latest products, services, and ideas, and competing for attendee votes for the third annual Most Innovative Company (MIC) Award. Photo credit: Gary L. Geiger Photography. For information on getting your event featured in the IB Gallery, email