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Capital Connections Forum 1: EduTech Startup Pitch & Investor...
May 14 2013
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Oakland Main Library
125 Fourteenth Street
Oakland, CA 94612
Last Call for this special event.
Capital Connections Forum 1:
The EduTech Market and Making Your Own Path in the Investment World
Register now for a limited number of seats at NO Cost
Who should attend?
Entrepreneurs, startup teams, investors, and anyone interested in EduTech.
The event will kick off with a pitch by a startup founder Founder Mary Jean Koontz, Founder, STEMKids.jobs by Kids for Kids. Then hear feedback from a a stellar panel including Allan Young, Founder of Runway Incubator, Shauntel Poulson, Associate Partner at New Schools Venture Fund, Peter Imburg, Investor and Founder of Elfster.com, and Mike Barr, Financial Consultant and former CFO of Aspire Schools. Get answers to questions like:
Mary Jean's company develops software and programs to teach STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) and entrepreneurial skills to kids. The company evolved from Mary Jean’s interest in games and a desire that her son develop skills in STEM and entrepreneurship.
Date: May 14, 2013
Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: TechLiminal,555 12th Street, Ste. 110
Oakland, CA 94607
5:30 – 5:50: Guest Check-in and Networking
5:50 – 6:15 Seating and welcome by Alliance in introduction of the panelists.
Introduction of the panelists, stories of panelists’ path in the investment industry, current individual focus for investing
6:10 – 6:30 Pitch by entrepreneur Dr. Mary Jean Koontz, followed by feedback and suggestions from each panelist and suggestions for moving the venture forward
6:30 – 6:50 Open the floor for from the audience and discussion
6:50 – 7:00 Summary of discussion and announcement of the Alliance Capital Connections Conference in October 2013 and Call for Entrepreneurs
These forums are part of the Alliance outreach to entrepreneurs, the business community and investors prior to the Sixth Annual Capital Connections Conference in October, 2013. Sponsors: PG&E Company and US Bank.