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The Pitch Refinery

Think Do Team

Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 8:00 AM - Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 5:00 PM (CDT)

The Pitch Refinery

Registration Information

Registration Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
VIP Full Conference Pass
Includes: Admission to both days of conference private mentoring session with your choice of presenter, personal style consultation from on site Style for Hire stylists, a hundred dollar gift certificate from Style for Hire style services, an Everpurse, and a year long membership to the Pitch Refinery. (only 20 VIP tickets available)
Sold Out Ended $600.00 $0.00
Full Conference Pass
Includes two day conference pass, a $50 gift certificate for Style for Hire, and 12 month membership to the Pitch Refinery.
7 Registrations Ended $400.00 $0.00
Student - Full Conference
Includes two day conference pass, a $50 gift certificate for Style for Hire, and 12 month membership to the Pitch Refinery. Must register with .edu address to qualify.
3 Registrations Ended $150.00 $0.00
VIP Party Tickets
Come rub elbows, drink wine, and eat nibbles with the speakers and special guests of the Pitch Refinery at 7pm Friday the 21st in the beautiful 37Signals offices. Get a complimentary personal style consultation with Style for Hire's Personal Stylists, and other surprise offerings.
5 Registrations Ended $30.00 $1.74

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Event Details

Pitch Refinery Conference, takes place Sept 22nd and 23rd, and will teach you how to present, communicate, and lead in a variety of business situations. Whether you are looking to strengthen your leadership skills, impress employers, investors, clients, or the media, Pitch Refinery will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to pitch anyone. All registrants of the Pitch Refinery will have complimentary access to our new online presentation peer and mentor review site.



Saturday September 22nd

8am

Continental Breakfast and Registration 

8:30am

Welcome

8:45am - 10:45am

Elevator Pitch - Alexandra Eidenberg

Board Member/Investor Pitch 

 

 

10:45am - Break

 

11am - 1pm
Client Pitch - Mana Ionescu

Negotiating Skills - Wendy Widom

 

1pm Box Lunch

 

2pm - 4pm

Dynamic Keynotes - Jill Salzman
Designing around Content

4pm - Break

4:15 - 5:15pm
How to Say it On Camera  (With on camera practice) - Miss Lori

5:30 - 6:30pm -Come as you will be Party in the Drawing Room


Sunday September 23rd

 

9am

Coffee and Danishes

9:15am - 11:15am 
Leading Passionate Employees and Clients - Liz Strauss
Perpetual Pitch (Online Communities) - Amber Naslund

11:15am - 1:15pm

Building Relationships w/Press and Publishers that Last (Panel) Molly Cantrell-Kraig, Amy Guth

Press Releases and Media Kits - Caleb Gardner

1:15pm - Box Lunch

2:15pm - 3:15pm
Un-Presentation - Heather Gold

3:15pm

{Keynote} The importance of Onlyness - Nilofer Merchant

EVENT: 3:45pm - 5pm - Ballroom
Pitch Refinery Redux
Here's your chance to show what you've learned! Attendees will have a chance to pitch their business or idea! Choose to pitch Press, Investor, Clients, or Peers! You've got 3 minutes on stage in front of an expert panel of well known investors, reporters, and media publishers!  Participating in the competition is totally voluntary but may win you funding, featured in the paper or on television,  win you new clients, new speaking opportunities, and the love, respect, and support of your peers! 

Have questions about The Pitch Refinery? Contact Think Do Team
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When & Where


The Historic, Women's Athletic Center
626 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 8:00 AM - Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 5:00 PM (CDT)


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