Conferences



Past events


Needham & Company's 18th Annual Growth Conference

January 12 - January 14, 2016
Needham & Company’s 18th Annual Growth Conference (NGC) gives institutional investors, private equity firms and venture capitalists access to over 300 growth companies from a broad range of industries including: communications & enterprise infrastructure; healthcare; industrial technology; Internet, entertainment & consumer; semiconductors & semiconductor equipment; and software & services. A key goal of the NGC is to deliver investable choices coupled with a better understanding of the rapidly changing environment in which each company operates. The NGC’s early January timing makes it the perfect way to start the year, with a critical eye toward creating the ideal portfolio for 2016. This 3-day conference features public and private company presentations, Q&A sessions, and 1-on-1 meetings for qualified investors. This conference is open to clients of Needham & Company, LLC only. For further information, please contact your Needham salesperson.

Needham & Company's Fifth Annual SaaS Conference

November 17, 2015
Needham & Company's Fifth Annual SaaS 1x1 Conference serves institutional investors looking to explore and discuss one of the most compelling secular trends in technology – the rise of SaaS and cloud computing. This conference provides a unique opportunity to take the pulse of key decision makers at a sampling of leading and fast growing SaaS companies, and assess growth opportunities for the future and challenges ahead. The conference consists of 1x1 meetings with management teams for qualified institutional investors and venture capital firms. This conference is open to clients of Needham & Company, LLC only. For further information, please contact your Needham salesperson.

Needham’s Next-Gen Storage/Networking Conference

November 05, 2015
At this annual conference, Needham brought together the top thought leaders in storage, from components to traditional arrays, from hybrid solutions to all-flash systems and hyper-converged architectures. In Networking, leading companies addressed the broader themes of software defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV), as well as more specific technologies such as Networking as a Service, DPI, ADC, IMS and Hosted UC, among others. 2015 has seen dramatic topline growth within these next generation players in particular as these technologies continue to gain share from legacy applications and help bring the data center into the 21st Century. One-on-one meetings were available for qualified investors during the course of the day.

Fourth Annual Needham Advanced Industrial Technologies Conference

August 06, 2015
Needham & Company hosted a day-long Advanced Industrial Technologies conference on Thursday, August 6th in New York City. The event featured presentations and Q&A from leading companies in the laser and photonics, machine vision & advanced instrumentation, EMS, energy efficiency and environmental services and solutions markets. Company managements were available for one-on-one meetings during the course of the day.

Needham Interconnect Conference

August 04 - August 05, 2015
Needham’s Annual Interconnect Conference highlighted companies in the Consumer, Internet & Digital Media and Software & Services' verticals. This high-impact conference provided investor access to companies who are defining key investment trends in these sectors and allowed management teams the opportunity to meet fellow executives from companies reshaping their industries. One-on-one meetings were available for qualified investors. 

Needham & Company’s 14th Annual Healthcare Conference

April 14 - April 15, 2015
Needham & Company’s 14th Annual Healthcare Conference took place on April 14th and 15th in New York. Senior management teams from approximately 120 companies in the biotechnology, specialty pharmaceutical, medical technology and diagnostic sectors presented. Needham’s Healthcare Conference focused on connecting leading public and private life science companies and investors. One-on-one meetings with companies were available for qualified institutional investors and venture capital firms.

17th Annual Needham Growth Conference

January 13 - January 15, 2015
Needham & Company’s 17th Annual Growth Conference (NGC) gave institutional investors, private equity firms and venture capitalists access to over 375 growth companies from a broad range of industries including communications & enterprise infrastructure; healthcare; industrial technology; Internet, entertainment & consumer; semiconductors & semiconductor equipment; and software & services. In addition to presentations by senior executives, the NGC featured some outstanding keynote speakers. A key goal of the NGC is to deliver investable choices coupled with a better understanding of the rapidly changing environment in which each company operates. The NGC’s early January timing made it once again the perfect way to start the year, with a critical eye toward creating the ideal portfolio for 2015. The 3-day NGC featured public and private company presentations, Q&A sessions, and 1-on-1 meetings for qualified institutional investors and venture capital firms.

Needham & Company's Fourth Annual SaaS Conference (11/13 & 11/20)

November 13 - November 20, 2014
Needham & Company's Fourth Annual SaaS 1x1 Conference served institutional investors looking to explore and discuss one of the most compelling secular trends in technology – the rise of SaaS and cloud computing. This conference provided a unique opportunity to take the pulse of key decision makers at a sampling of leading and fast growing SaaS companies, and assess growth opportunities for the future and challenges ahead. Due to the expanding number of participating companies and the level of interest from the investor community, the conference was expanded this year to be held over the course of two days one week apart: November 13 and November 20, 2014. The conference consisted of 1x1 meetings with management teams for qualified institutional investors and venture capital firms.
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