Demo Day @ NOEW showcases up to 14 early-stage New Orleans startups currently participating in The Idea Village’s IDEAx accelerator program. Companies presenting are from a wide variety of industries and are seeking either a first round of investment or to scale their companies on a national level with growth capital and strategic partners. Come hear as the companies pitch their businesses!
  • Fanalysis is a mobile application for IOS that will add a new dynamic to sports fandom by allowing users to create, track, and analyze their own "fan stats," flipping the current sports statistical model on its head by making sports statistics fan-centric rather than team-centric or player-centric.

  • Free Your Tea is a tea-as-a-service company that discovers and delivers teas tailored to the tastes of customers, helping them drink more and better teas​

  • Pang Wangle is an optimistic outdoor apparel brand, creating soft, ultra-light, UV-protection clothing for subtropical adventures.

  • Pet Krewe is the #1 source for pet costumes online!

  • ProductMatchr helps big and tall men find clothing and shoes available in their size by matching them to everything that is in stock in their sizes across numerous online stores.

  • SunStop develops an automated sunscreen dispenser that provides access to single-serve sunscreen on the go.

  • Vizzit is a location-aware content platform that provides self-guided experiences and enables brands to connect with audiences through stories at the places they visit.

And this year, it's not just pitches. A handful of the companies will be showcasing their products as well.

  • Makers of Huhu's Ginger Brew, Brass City will offer seasonal shrubs and sodas, and strive to strengthen New Orleans' reputation as a premier food and beverage city in the US.

  • Lily Reign is an innovative group travel company dedicated to reconnecting people to each other and our planet

  • Maverick VR provides Virtual Reality (VR) entertainment and engagement services for meetings, conventions, trade shows, and events throughout the nation.

  • Nave' is a socially responsible, urban wear fashion brand that provides premium clothing while allowing our customers to send a free customized Navé item to a friend, family member, or youth in need at the time of their purchase.