2nd record for Innovation '11: Navigating the Entrepreneurial Journey
Friday, October 21, 2011 from 4:30 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
Innovation '11 is the premier regional event that will bring together technologists, funders, entrepreneurs and business leaders involved with Innovation! For the first time, this year's conference will showcase some of the Innovation Center’s mentors by providing a post-conference Startup Xchange session.
This conference will provide excellent networking opportunities for all attendees, as well as presentations and discussions by some of the area's best known business leaders. For additional conference details, please visit our website, www.tbinnovates.com.
Conference Topics & Speakers
Opening Keynote Session:
Bootstrapping: Creative Financing for Early-Stage Companies
Luncheon Keynote Session:
Staying on the Cutting Edge of Innovation and Business Trends
Shark Tank Style Q & A
Building the Brand: Taking on the Big Guys
An Entrepreneur's Story: From Bootstrapping to Venture Backing
The Entrepreneurial Mindset: Insights into New Venture Creation
Sales for Startups: How to Market Like a Rock Star!
What Corporate Structure is Best: LLC, C Corp, S Corp or Partnership?
Are You an Investor Ready Entrepreneur?
Protecting Intellectual Property
Finding a Great Idea.....Then What?
Post Conference Session:
Have you defined your target markets that are quickest to cash? Do you have questions for a CPA? Are you ready to hire people or bring in partners? Attend the post-conference StartUp Xchange to access Tampa Bay Innovation Center mentors that will be available to answer your questions as you navigate your entrepreneurial journey!
Join the 100’s of entrepreneurs that have accessed free advice through StartUp Xchange! There is not a presentation. Simply sit down with the experts you need to reach and other entrepreneurs with the same needs. The information exchange and discussions are an invaluable launching point! Learn more at www.meetup.com/startupxchange.
Thank You to Our Sponsors:
When & Where
Tampa Bay Innovation Center, USF Connect and GrowFL