Community Events & Calls for PITCHES

Pitch at the 2017 Silicon Valley AgTech Conference: May 5, 2017


We invite you to attend our 4th Annual Silicon Valley AgTech Conference! This startup focused event features the latest technologies and industry updates. Our 500+ attendees find partners, investors, and customers every year.

To learn more about our conference, please watch the 2016 Silicon Valley AgTech Conference Summary and visit to learn about all of our events.


Verge Hawaii (Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit): June 20-22, 2017

In partnership with the Hawaii State Energy Office, VERGE returns to Hawaii to lead the state’s transformation to a clean energy future. VERGE Hawaii: Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit focuses on how technology can help the state achieve its ambitious mandate of 100% renewable energy by 2045, while making its economy more robust and resilient. Attendees will explore innovative clean energy policies, models, technologies and infrastructure for immediate actions and plans needed to advance clean energy integration. This unparalleled event brings together key government officials, military, corporate leaders, utilities and innovators for three days worth of inspirational main-stage sessions, hands-on breakouts and valuable networking opportunities.

FOOD IT: Fork to Farm: June 27, 2017

The Mixing Bowl will bring together start-ups, key industry players, investors & representatives from leading global food and agriculture innovation hubs at our flagship event in Mountain View, CA. This year, FOOD IT will focus on the theme of “Fork to Farm”. Traditionally, we have always viewed our food system from the perspective of the farm to the fork, but now technology is enabling the consumer’s fork to become mightier than the producers’ farm. Join us as we explore this shift in power caused by the rise of the tech-enabled food consumer, its upstream production and supply implications as well as downstream societal consequences.

Verge – Technology & Sustainability Conference: September 19-21, 2017

Join more than 1,500 leaders from the world’s largest companies, most innovative startups and progressive government agencies to explore the latest technologies, tools and trends accelerating the clean economy.