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CAT5 Awards Competition

Business Plan Competition · 7 Members · Orlando, FL, USA

Our Investment Focus

The CAT5 Competition is seeking start-ups headquartered in Florida that are developing disruptive and powerful technologies with large potential for growth within their respective industries.

Eligible applicants must be engaged in market sectors that align with the strategic sectors of Space Florida set forth in its Vision 2020. These are: space transportation and advanced aerospace platforms, satellite systems and science payloads, ground and operations support systems, agriculture, climate / environmental monitoring, civil protection and emergency management, ISS and human life science, (including medical research), communications, cyber security & robotics, adventure tourism, clean / alternative energy applications and advanced materials and new products.

If you have any questions about eligibility requirements, you can contact Andrea Wesser at

Preferred Industries

  • Biotechnology
  • Clean Technology
  • Electronics / Instrumentation
  • Industrial/Energy
  • Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Nanotechnology
  • Semiconductors
  • Software
  • Telecommunications