TS Cloud - TechStars for a Day & Open House Nov 5, 2011
Saturday, November 5, 2011 from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM (CDT)
San Antonio, TX
Join us for TechStars for a Day (TS4AD) for TechStars Cloud in San Antonio!
TS4AD is a fun, informal, and highly interactive one day event. This will be a mini-camp for TechStars - you'll meet TechStars mentors, alumni, and staff - and get a glimpse into what TechStars is all about.
We have an awesome day planned for you. It's going to be a great time.
Please register in advance so we know to expect you.
TechStars applicants will be our special guests for this event, but in addition we are open for anyone interested in learning more about the program.
12:00 - Network and tour the floor
12:30 - Welcome, Jason Seats, Managing Director TSC
Nicole Glaros, Managing Director TechStars Boulder
12:40 - All About TechStars - David Cohen, TechStars Founder and CEO
1:00 - Graham Weston, Chairman of Rackspace Hosting
'Why San Antonio is a great place to launch a startup'
1:15 - Ned Hill, Manging Director DFJ Mercury
'Keep your hand out of the VC's cage!'
1:30 - Dirk Elmendorf, Rackspace Founder
'Things I wish I knew when I started Rackspace'
1:45 - Break
2:30 - Josh Fraser, Founder Torbit
'What's the worst that can happen?'
2:45 - Lance Walley, Founder Chargify
'Sell to a niche market and frickin' charge enough!'
3:00 - Rapid Fire Panel: Q&A with TechStars Founders
Josh Fraser (Torbit/EventVue, Boulder 2007), Dan Herman (ChatID, NYC 2011)
Dave Angulo (Spot Influence, Boulder 2010), Yoav Lurie (Simple Energy, Boulder 2011)
3:30 - Rapid Fire Panel: Q&A with TechStars Mentors
4:00 - Networking