Learn more about starting your own business!
⭐️ This free event is designed for Veterans, active duty personnel of all service components, their spouses, and civilian business partners who are interested in starting a business, or already have a small business.
⭐️ Do you have a business idea or early stage business? Would you like to apply for the 4th Annual VETS Business Pitch Event, and compete for cash prize money? You must be a Veteran or active duty service member to be considered for the business pitch competition. CLICK HERE TO APPLY FOR THE PITCH COMPETITION: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/4th-annual-veterans-entrepreneurship-business-pitch-competition-see-rules-below-click-on-the-green-tickets-26971353043?aff=ehomecard
INTERESTED IN BECOMING A SPONSOR?:
Please visit our sponsorship portal at: https://hccfoundation.com/giving-priorities/veterans-entrepreneurship/
2016 VETSymposium AGENDA AT A GLANCE
8:30—9:00am Registration, Breakfast & Networking
9:00—9:30am Welcome, Color Guard, National Anthem
9:30-10:15am Keynote Speakers
10:30 - 11:45am Speed Pitches*
11:45 - 12:30pm Networking Lunch | Campus Tours
12:30 - 1:10pm BREAKOUT SESSION 1
- MARKET IT!
- MANAGE IT!
1:15 - 1:55pm BREAKOUT SESSION 2
- CONTRACT IT!
- FRANCHISE IT!
2:00 - 2:45pm BREAKOUT SESSION 3
- PITCH IT!
- FUND IT!
3:00 - 3:55pm Pitch Competition
4:00pm Pitch Winner Announced
*A bracket style speed pitch for Veterans that applied for Business Pitch Competition but not selected for 1st round get a chance to compete for two “at large” spots.