STARTUP SUMMIT 2019
OCTOBER 10TH, 2019
STARTUP SUMMIT 2019
WHERE STARTUPS LEARN AND APPLY THEIR WAY TO THE TOP
Startup Summit is an interactive, exciting, fun, and educational conference featuring leading keynote speakers and master classes from top entrepreneurs, innovators, and executives.
The conference provides you with a great opportunity to meet successful people and enjoy crash courses taught by experts on important topics you face throughout your startup journey.
Plus, during our breaks, lunch, and happy hour, we will have an area called the Consulting Corner. We have assembled a team of experts in various areas including sales, hiring, marketing, business intelligence, funding, etc… to offer one on one advice to answer your most pressing business challenges.
Startup Summit educates, inspires, and connects thousands of founders from all over the region. In addition, nurtures the local startup ecosystems through events, media, and partnerships with organizations like Startup Grind powered by Google for Entrepreneurs. Come to learn and apply key insights you need to be successful and join the community!
Serial Entrepreneur (Red Hat, Lulu, Precision Hawk, Needle Point)
Founder/CEO of Pendo
CEO of Walk West
CEO of Spiffy
CEO of PDI Drywall
Director of Collegiate Sales of Teamworks
Managing Partner of CoFounders Capital
Founder of High Performance Counseling
Founder and CEO of Barfield Revenue and Consulting
|1||Registration and Refreshments||8:00 am||RTP Conference Center|
|2||Opening Remarks||MARK BAVISOTTO||9:00 am||RTP Conference Center|
|3||Keynote: How to use your Early Customers to Fund your Business||Bob Young||9:10 am||RTP Conference Center|
|4||Panel: How to Best Raise Funds for your startup & learn Best Practices to Winning Investors||DAVID GARDNER||10:00 am||RTP Conference Center|
|5||Break: Investor and Consulting Corner||10:50 am||RTP Conference Center|
|6||Breakout Session: Mental Health and Startup Success||Nicole Kaufman||11:30 am||RTP Conference Center|
|7||Breakout Session: Learn Best Practices On Hiring Top Talent & Landing The Right Job||Craig Stone , Will Barfield||11:30 am||RTP Conference Center|
|8||Lunch and Networking||12:10||RTP Conference Center|
|9||Breakout Session: Sales Success in the High Paced Startup World||Larry Long Jr.||1:15 pm||RTP Conference Center|
|10||Breakout Session: A guide to Early Liquidity||Tobias Walter , Paolo DiVincenzo||1:15 pm||RTP Conference Center|
|11||Break: Investor and Consulting Corner||2:00 pm||RTP Conference Center|
|12||Keynote: How a Female can find Startup Success in a Male Dominated World||Mikki Paradis||2:20 pm||RTP Conference Center|
|13||PANEL: Creating a Culture of Diversity in your Startup||DONALD THOMPSON||3:05 pm||RTP Conference Center|
|14||Break: Investor and Consulting Corner||3:45 pm||RTP Conference Center|
|15||Keynote: Learn how Pendo has taken off like a rocket ship and keys to the success||Todd Olson||4:00 pm||RTP Conference Center|
|16||Closing Thoughts and Giveaways||4:45 pm||RTP Conference Center|
|17||Happy hour featuring live music starring Kerry Long & Q and games!||5:00 pm||RTP Conference Center|
Out of town travel information upon request.