• Entrepreneurship Week USA 2007: Start-Up U Friday, March 02, 2007 - 10:00AM to 02:00PM
    MLK Library San Jose State University
    Room 225, 229 King Library 150 E. San Fernando St.
    San José, CA 95112
    Main Event Series

Entrepreneurship Week USA 2007: Start-Up U

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  • Start-Up U

     

    Celebrating Entrepreneurship in San Jose as part of National Entrepreneurship Week

    Presented by SDForum, Silicon Valley Center for Entrepreneurship at San Jose State University, and The City of San Jose

    San Jose State University
    City of San Jose

    Silicon Valley
    Center for
    Entrepreneurship
    at SJSU

     

    Program Overview

    This will be a creative program designed to help all those starting up companies, thinking of starting up companies, having trouble with their start-ups or simply wanting to participate in the entrepreneurship spirit! A line-up of experts will be present to help answer questions and provide guidelines on what you need to know. Join us from 10AM-2PM for this first-ever Mash-up for Start-Ups and it’s free! 

    Agenda for Friday's Event - Start-Up U

    10:00am - 10:45am - Human Capital

    What does it take to be an entrepreneur and build an organization that can scale?

    Patti Wilson, Career Company
    Rick Schaeffer, Senior VP of Sales and Marketing, Netline
    Sandy Sanderson, Meridian Executive Resources,
    SJSU Professor Joel West




    10:45am - 11:30am - Business Development/ Sales/Marketing

    Karen Kang, Karen Kang Consulting: What Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Branding and Marketing
    Brian Lawley, 280 Group
    Andreas Ramos, Co-Founder, Position2.com
    SJSU Professor David Mills




    11:30am - 12:30pm - What can San Jose offer?

    Julie Amato, City of San Jose Redevelopment Office
    Kevin Shea, The Small Business Development Center
    Susan Lucas-Conwell, SDForum
    Chuck Erickson, Software Business Incubator
    Omar Mencin, US Market Access Center
    SJSU Professor Anu Basu




    12:30pm - 1:15pm - What do you need to ask your lawyer?

    Ian Stock, Entreprelaw

    Craig Malina, White & Lee LLP



    1:15pm - 2:00pm - Nuts and Bolts of Fundraising and Finances

    David Dioli, Ravix

    Eric Walczykowski,Deloitte Touche

    Jon Baer, Threshold Ventures

    SJSU Professor Steve Bennet





     

    Location

    MLK Library

    San Jose State University

    Room 225, 229 King Library

    150 E. San Fernando St.

    San José, CA 95112



     

    Price

    FREE EVENT