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SCALE Challenge Investor Forum

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The Momentary

507 Southeast E Street

Bentonville, AR 72712

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Orchestrated by the Center for Advancing Innovation (CAI) and supported by the Walton Family Foundation, SCALE - Supply Chain and Logistics Enterprises - is a global startup challenge to disrupt supply chain, logistics and transportation across industries (e.g. food, fashion, pharma, retail, entertainment) using high tech.


20 SCALE Challenge winners will pitch a room of investors in an exclusive, invite-only event at the Momentary in Bentonville, Arkansas. The Momentary is a new contemporary art space satellite to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art opening in downtown Bentonville and will be a cultural hub where inspiration brings together musicians, visual artists and the entire community.

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Fri, Apr 3, 2020, 5:00 PM – Sat, Apr 4, 2020, 10:30 AM CDT

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The Momentary
507 Southeast E Street
Bentonville, AR 72712

SCALE Challenge winners will be headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, home to Walmart, Tyson, J.B. Hunt and the University of Arkansas. You can learn more and see the inventions at https://www.scalechallenge.org/.

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About the Walton Family Foundation

The Walton Family Foundation is, at its core, a family-led foundation. The children and grandchildren of our founders, Sam and Helen Walton, lead the foundation and create access to opportunity for people and communities. The Walton Family believes the best ideas can come from anywhere, so they stay open to new thinking from all over, partnering with those who are closest to the problem because they’re usually closest to the solution


The Center for Advancing Innovation

The Center for Advancing Innovation (CAI) is a global public-private partnership, non-profit focused on creating a virtuous circle of innovation and driving growth breakthroughs through novel, creative paradigms and models. CAI's mission is to accelerate and increase the volume of technology commercialization to ignite entrepreneurship, bolster the global economy, and maximize the potential of promising inventions. CAI’s award-winning challenge-based accelerator, rigorous evidence-based due diligence, and capital-efficient lean management models serve to hyper-accelerate “gazelle” high-performing startups for outsized investor returns. Named as the “Tinder for Startups” by Nature, the “Kickstarter for IP” by Wired, and a “Powerful Innovation Toolkit” by the White House, CAI launched 300+ startups and trained 3500+ entrepreneurs in 100+ cities worldwide since 2014. For additional information about CAI, please visit http://www.thecenterforadvancinginnovation.org.

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