50 on Fire will bring together D.C.'s best and brightest to recognize the disruptors, luminaries and visionaries that are pushing our city forward. Buy your tickets now and join us on Dec. 10 at Howard Theatre for the celebration and winners reveal.
Washington D.C. is a tech hot spot and highlighting just a few of the people and companies heating up the innovation scene isn't easy for this year's 50 on Fire judges. That's one reason that there are more finalists in this category than any other. They've built virtual worlds, protected us from hackers and even gone into space in the name of innovation. Meet the finalists below and come see who won on Dec. 10.