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Get hands-on advice from experts in breakout discussions, apply for the chance to meet purchasing representatives from local large business and end the day at #Failfest where you can enjoy a beer and hear from successful entrepreneurs about their past failures and lessons learned.

Track Day Events

  • Lunch&Learn: Workshop Your Business

    In these hands-on, interactive workshops, learn from professionals how to better your business with feedback that is specific to you. Get help with the formal language of your business plan. Receive real time feedback on your VC pitch, before you're in front of potential investors. Create a solid marketing statement and brand for your particular product, service, etc…and more!

    Thursday, May 5, 12:30pm–4:00pm
  • Technical.ly Introduced: A curated B2B event

    There are a surplus of opportunities in Philadelphia to meet local startups. The real challenge for some of these successful entrepreneurs is meeting their next client, the decision makers at large corporations. Join us and get the opportunity to meet some of these large businesses and pitch your product or service to members of their purchasing departments.

    Thursday, May 5, 4:00pm–6:00pm
  • #Failfest

    In this off-the-cuff, unfiltered and unapologetic event, hear from a variety of speakers as they share stories of their past failure(s) and what they've learned along the way. Sometimes it takes a lot of failed attempts before you get to that one-in-a-million idea that will launch you to success.

    Thursday, May 5, 6:00pm–8:00pm

Speakers

  • Rich Henne

    Rich Henne

    Rich is a recent graduate from Temple University’s Fox School of Business with a focus in Risk Management and Insurance and Management Information Systems. Rich recently helped to create Ivory Ella, a social impact brand whose mission is to provide good clothes for a good cause. Ivory Ella donates 10% of

    @shopivoryella
  • Scott Nissenbaum

    Scott Nissenbaum

    With a deep understanding of the early-stage investment landscape, Nissenbaum brings more than 20 years of venture capital, entrepreneurship, and operational excellence to the Ben Franklin team. From his leadership experience at such organizations as Novitas Capital and Finite Carbon, Nissenbaum

    @scottnissenbaum
  • Bob Solomon

    Bob Solomon

    Bob Solomon is a serial entrepreneur, educator, technology leader, inventor, and investor/advisor. He has led/ managed and built successful large, and small international organizations in turnaround, start up and large company environments. He currently is an Adjunct Professor at the Fox School of

  • John Ballard

    John Ballard

    Google is obviously incredible. We all know that. Except when you search for your business and it doesn’t show up ‘til tab 46. So how do get your business bumped up to the number one spot? That’s where LevLane’s resident digital search master, John Ballard, comes in.

    This Director of

  • Wil Reynolds

    Wil Reynolds

    Wil likes helping people and businesses grow. A former teacher with a knack for advising, he’s been helping Fortune 500 companies develop SEO strategies since 1999. Seeing the need for an agency that does good by its team, clients and community, Wil started Seer Interactive in 2002 as a one-man

    @wilreynolds
Seer Interactive
1033 N 2nd Street, 7th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19123

Track Presented by

  • Saul Ewing
  • Temple University

Track Supported by

  • University City Science Center
  • Morgan Lewis
  • Startup PHL

Track Collaborators

  • University of Pennsylvania

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  • University of Pennsylvania