This event has ended

Warrior Fund Ft. Guest Speaker William Thomason III

Blackstone LaunchPad at Wayne State University

Friday, November 22, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (PST)

Detroit, MI

Warrior Fund Ft. Guest Speaker William Thomason III

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
RSVP Ended Free  

Who's Going

Loading your connections...

Share Warrior Fund Ft. Guest Speaker William Thomason III

Event Details


 

Ever thought about pitching an idea to someone?

Come learn how you can create a successful pitch! Three student ventures will present their startups in front of expert business leaders who will offer their feedback and award money to a Warrior Fund winner!

Our keynote speaker William Thomason III will be speaking on startups and venture capital.   Thomason has spent the last 20 years working in the San Francisco Bay Area with start up companies as both an advisor and an investor and is the co-founder of the E3 Innovation Fund and is adjunct faculty and Entrepreneur in Residence at Michigan State University.

Each student venture will have 15 minutes to give us their pitch. Students will have the floor to ask any questions whether it be to the panel, our guest speaker BIll or student ventures. Bring your thinking caps!


Schedule

Refreshments & Intro............................................12:00 PM

Student Venture Pitch

Born Free…………………………..12:30 PM

Student and Judge Q&A……….…12:45 PM

College Tour………………….…….1:45 PM

Student and Judge Q&A…………...2:00 PM 

Intermission………………………………………........2:45 PM

Guest Speaker Bill Thomason III……………............3:00 PM

Questions and Answers……………………….....……3:30 PM

M Squared Financial………………3:45 PM

Student and Judge Q&A………….4:00 PM

 


 

Schedule subject to change

Have questions about Warrior Fund Ft. Guest Speaker William Thomason III? Contact Blackstone LaunchPad at Wayne State University

When & Where


Wayne State University - Partrich Law Auditorium
471 West Palmer Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202

Friday, November 22, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (PST)


  Add to my calendar

Organizer

Blackstone LaunchPad at Wayne State University

Funded by the Blackstone Charitable Foundation, the Blackstone LaunchPad opened in September 2010 offering career guidance, resources, and advice to entrepreneurs, innovators, and inventors at Wayne State University. Our primary mission is to show Wayne State University students that starting a new venture is a legitimate career path and attainable reality

  Contact the Organizer

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.