Neight Allen posted this a few days ago over on the Startup KC Facebook group. Cool article on why even the Valley, in its infinite wisdom, falls victim to group think, and why creating a startup outside that region may actually help you break that...and succeed at the same time.
Here's the list, enjoy!
Think Big Partners presents the bizperc Launch & Learn: The Art and Science of Integrated Marketing (aka Getting 1000's of Visitors to Your Site) by Herb Sih
The audience includes venture capitalists, angel investors,
private equity investors and business development, financial
and legal professionals.
9:00am – 3:45pm Innovator of the Year Competition
4:00pm – 5:00pm National Expert Panel on Entrepreneurship and Investment
6:00pm Orange Carpet Time – Networking Reception for IOTY
7:30pm Innovator of the Year Awards and Dinner
Cool post, one sentence thoughts on innovation:
Submission Deadline: Jan. 15, 2011
We are looking for women scientists and engineers with ideas to change the world.
To reach that goal, Litan said, the nation has to create “entrepreneurial ecosystems” — commercial-private accelerators that nurture promising new companies, specifically in the medical device and Web-based industries.