INDIANAPOLIS - The Venture Club of Indiana will Thursday host its 11th annual Innovation Showcase in Indianapolis. The event will feature up to twenty entrepreneurs pitching their ideas before a panel of judges, as well as numerous Hoosier companies looking to connect with potential investors.

This year, Dr. Donald Kuratko, will emcee the Pitch Contest.

Don Brown, chief executive officer of LifeOmic and former CEO of Interactive Intelligence, will give a keynote at the  event.

The Innovation Showcase will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at The Center, The Heritage Group's innovation hub on the northwest side of Indianapolis. You can connect to more about the event, including a full schedule by clicking here.