Demo Day 2023

June 7, 2023

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Mark your calendar now. CRI’s Demo Day will be held in-person on June 7, 2023 at the Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk. The event will showcase CRI’s Cohort 5 as well as startups from the other Lab-Embedded Entrepreneur Program (LEEP) nodes at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

Additional details will be available in spring 2023.

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