Graham Plaster

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I’ve finalized the agenda for the June 4th “Innovation Workshop” and I wanted to share it with you

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9:15      Registration Opens

10:00    Opening Remarks
The Innovation Spectrum and Product vs. Process Innovation

10:30    Session 1
Human Networks you should join – from trade associations to LinkedIn groups, learn which ones are funneling innovation to government and government problem sets to private sector innovators

11: 30    Session 2
Tools for Growth – the quick and dirty on emerging trends in small business scaling including co-working spaces, incubators, accelerators and apps

12:30     Lunch in Mosaic District at your discretion

1:30       Session 3
Funding Options – A who’s who of defense sector Angels, VCs, loan programs, crowdfunding and government R&D funding programs

2:30       Networking Break

2:45       Session 4
Problems to Solve – A walk through of government problems and how entrepreneurs can innovate around real world problem sets

3:40       Networking Break

4:00       Session 5
How to take Action – Practical next steps for entrepreneurs, government leaders, veterans and innovative companies

4:45       Happy Hour Networking Event in Mosaic District, Restaurant TBD



If you would like to claim a free ticket as a military or government employee, or buy a regular ticket, or become a session sponsor, go here

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