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Louisiana Business Symposium

Baton Rouge Business Report

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

Baton Rouge, LA

Louisiana Business Symposium

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Innovation & Technology Breakfast Ended $20.00 $1.49
Innovation Breakfast Table of 8
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Ended $160.00 $4.99
Top 100 Luncheon Ended $45.00 $2.12
Top 100 Luncheon Table of 10
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Ended $450.00 $9.95

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Event Details

Innovation & Technology Breakfast: (8:00AM)

Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit, will share with us his tips on how to stay ahead in business with the constant changes in the business world.

Top 100 Luncheon: (11:45AM)

The Top 100 Private Companies in the Capital Region are recognized. The event features Dr. Loren Scott, LSU economist, who unveils his economic forecast for the 2014-15 year.

 

 2013 Innovation & Technology Breakfast speaker 

Alexis Ohanian

Co-founder of Reddit

Alexis Ohanian

A startup founder and investor, best know for co-founding the social news site Reddit in 2005, which now receives over 4 billion pageviews a month and even attracted the likes of the president during the 2012 election cycle. Alexis has been called "one of the most passionate and audacious young entrepreneurs in tech today" by Michael Arrington of TechCrunch, and the "Mayor of the Internet" by Forbes. After Reddit was acquired by Conde' Nast in 2006, Ohanian began angel investing in over 60 startups, founded the nonprofit organization Breadpig, and took over as chief marketing officer for travel search website Hipmunk.

Read more about Ohanian here.

 

2013 Luncheon Guest Speaker

Dr. Loren Scott

Economist

 

Dr. Loren Scott

 

The accurate and irreverent Dr. Scott will unveil his economic forecast for 2013 and 2014 in Louisiana and the Capital Region. He delivers in a style of homespun humor known as "economic comedy." He is on the 32-member National Business Economic Issues Council, which meets quarterly to discuss issues of state, national and international interest. Dr. Scott is co-developer of the Louisiana econometric model, a model used for providing annual forecasts of the Louisiana economy.


Sponsored by:

Whitney Bank

Mercedes-Benz of Baton Rouge

VENYU

Setpoint Integrated Solutions

WAFB

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When & Where



Crowne Plaza
4728 Constitution Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)


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Monday, September 16, 2013 - 10:20 AM

FREE MORNING SEMINARS (no ticket required)

Cloud is Making the Business IT Life Easier

Presented by VENYU

9:30-10:15 AM

Infrastructure Lifecycle Management (ILM) and Consumption Gap

In this presentation, you will learn how businesses have leveraged their understanding of ILM and how to experience a more robust and less stressful technology platform.

 

Collaboration, Compliance & Big Data (CCBD) Initiatives – Coming to a Company Near You!

Presented by Global Data Systems

10:30-11:15AM

The consumerization of IT, recent state and federal compliance regulations, and the simple day-to-day storage of large amounts of unstructured data has created major challenges for companies. The GDS CCBD Initiative is a converged approach and offers comprehensive solutions to this approach.

Monday, September 16, 2013 - 10:19 AM

 

 

Luncheon Guest Speaker

 

Dr. Loren Scott

Dr. Loren Scott

 

Economist

 

The accurate and irreverent Dr. Scott will unveil his economic forecast for 2013 and 2014 in Louisiana and the Capital Region. He delivers in a style of homespun humor known as "economic comedy." He is on the 32-member National Business Economic Issues Council, which meets quarterly to discuss issues of state, national and international interest. Dr. Scott is co-developer of the Louisiana econometric model, a model used for providing annual forecasts of the Louisiana economy.

 

 

Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 11:32 AM

Business Report is excited to announce that our 2013 Innovation & Technology Breakfast speaker will be Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit!

Alexis Ohanian

A startup founder and investor, best know for co-founding the social news site Reddit in 2005, which now receives over 4 billion pageviews a month and even attracted the likes of the president during the 2012 election cycle. Alexis has been called "one of the most passionate and audacious young entrepreneurs in tech today" by Michael Arrington of TechCrunch, and the "Mayor of the Internet" by Forbes. After Reddit was acquired by Conde' Nast in 2006, Ohanian began angel investing in over 60 startups, founded the nonprofit organization Breadpig, and took over as chief marketing officer for travel search website Hipmunk.

Read more about Ohanian here.

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