Saturday, January 12, 2013
- 7:00 AM | VIP Investor Breakfast, Registration & Check-In
- 9:00 AM | Opening General Session
- 11:00 AM | Lunch Break
- 12:00 PM | Running Bootcamps [Start.Up, Grow.Up, Invest.Up, Sprout.Up] | Fund.Up Hub
- 6:00 PM | Connect.Up Networking Event | Currency Awards | Book Signing
- 9:00 PM | Win.Up Affair
[Designed for aspiring and new entrepreneurs].
Curriculum: Learn how to innovate and go where no man or woman has ever gone before in business. Learn how to actually start up, legally organize, develop a proof of concept and tell your story. Learn to build and compensate a team, build a board and build partners. Learn how to access seed, credit, debt, micro-loans and angel capital.
[Designed for growth stage entrepreneurs].
Curriculum: Learn how to expand and develop your business by creating new sales channels, expanding regionally and globally and securing government contracts. Learn how to raise growth capital from venture capital firms, institutional investors and public markets. Connect with global companies, investors and US and foreign governmental agency decision makers.
[Designed for investors investing capital and entrepreneurs seeking capital].
[Curriculum: Learn about crowd funding, Second Market and identifying viable private placements – locally and internationally. Learn about establishing foundations and investing in definitive social causes. Learn about establishing estates, foundation and family offices. Connect with invest opportunities. Pitch your company.]
[Designed for youth entrepreneurs, ages 11-18].
[Curriculum: Learn what entrepreneurship is on a level that kids can understand. Learn about innovative opportunities in STEM [science, technology, engineering and math]. Learn business etiquette techniques. Learn speaking and presentation techniques. Create a start up and pitch it to potential investors. While the parents are learning, the kids can learn too.]