E² Toronto-Chicago Entrepreneur Exchange (Dec 2013)

    This event will bring the best and brightest people in the digital, social and mobile technology fields together from both cities.  The purpose is to connect the entrepreneurs from Chicago and Toronto with potential investors, partners and customers.

    We have lined up experts in the areas of Venture FundingMedia and Marketing to tell you the secrets of how to get on their radar screen.

    There will be a hosted bar with networking at the end of the program.

    Date: December 3rd, 2013
    Location: Microsoft’s Office200 E. Randolph, 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60601
    RSVP: https://northof41chicago.eventbrite.com

     

    Agenda

    Time Topic
    12:30 p.m. Registration Starts
    1:00 p.m. Welcoming remarks
    1:05 p.m. How do you work with Fortune 1000 companies as channel partners?
    (How do you sell to them, How do you separate yourself from others)Panel Discussion:Don Deloach:  CEO, Infobright
    http://www.linkedin.com/pub/don-deloach/0/724/482Sonal Mane: Startup Portfolio Manager,  Microsoft
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/sonalmaneLibby Pigg: SVP Director Converge Media,  Edelman
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/epigg

    Joe Matthews: CEO/Co-Founder, TagKast
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/josephamatthews

    2:00 p.m. Audience: Question and Answers
    2:15 p.m. Breaktime
    2:30 p.m. How do you get Investment from a Fortune 1000 Company’s Investment Arm
    (Tips on how to engage and ultimately land those investment dollars)Panel Discussion:Sanjiv Kalevar: Battery Ventures
    http://www.linkedin.com/pub/sanjiv-kalevar/a/71/916Raghav Mathur: Sr. Director Strategy & Bus Dev, G/O Digital (A Gannett Company)
    http://www.linkedin.com/pub/raghav-mathur/0/467/36bNasser Batley:    Corporate Development at Groupon
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/nasserbatley

    Kathy Tsitovich: Director- Head of Business Development/Partnerships: Intuit Inc.
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/kathytsitovich

    Ryan Jeffery: VP Business Development, Bellycard
    http://www.linkedin.com/pub/ryan-jeffery/11/93a/b72

    3:30 p.m. Audience:  Question and Answers
    3:45 p.m. Breaktime
    4:00 p.m. What Business Stories I like to Report
    (An insider’s view on how to get your story written by major media outlets)Panel Discussion:Liz Strauss:  CEO/Founder SOBCon
    On Forbes Top Ten List of Social Media Power Influencers
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/lizstraussJohn Carpenter : Chicago Tribune Tech Reporter
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/johncarpenterreporterCaroline Porter:    Wall Street Journal
    http://www.linkedin.com/pub/carrie-porter/22/561/125

    Catherine Morgan: Editor Business Unplugged, CEO Point A to Point B Transitions
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/pointatopointb

    5:00 p.m. Audience: Question & Answers
    5:30 p.m. Networking – Hosted Bar
    (Microsoft’s Device Library will be available for device demos) 
    7:00 p.m. Program Concludes

     

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