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CALL: NYC Media Lab 2019 Annual Summit

Apply to Demo at NYCML’19, NYC Media Lab’s Annual Summit on Thursday, September 26, 2019, offering $25,000 in awards.


Application Deadline: Tuesday, September 10, 2019


Event location: New York City College of Technology (CUNY) & NYU Tandon School of Engineering

NYC university faculty, students, recent alumni (December 2018-May 2019), and startups at a university incubator are eligible to apply. Applications are rolling until 100 demos are selected. Applying in early increases your chances.

About the opportunity:

  • NYCML’19 will host 1,000+ senior executives, entrepreneurs and investors from media, retail, advertising, tech and more. Participating in the Demo Expo is a great way to get your work seen by the City’s corporate community, which has in the past led to networking, funding, internship and job opportunities.

  • Participating means your project is automatically eligible to win $25,000 in awards and free access to the full event!

Styles of demos NYC Media Lab is looking for:

  • Interactive demonstrations: working prototypes, concepts or design frameworks.

  • Research posters

  • Demos that utilize emerging tech: VR/AR, data science, AI, machine learning, voice interfaces, neural interfaces, computer vision, IoT, wireless, blockchain, cybersecurity, UI/UX and more.

  • Startup decks or entrepreneurial concepts

If you are unable to demo, faculty, students, staff and recent alumni can register to attend the event at the Faculty/Student rate of just $30 per ticket. Register here: