4TH ANNUAL WHARTON DC INNOVATION SUMMIT:
DESIGN & RUN YOUR INNOVATION PLAYBOOK
To ADVANCE and SCORE with your idea, your startup, early-stage, or other company, join us on the journey to improve your innovation results. And as you SCORE, you may even CHANGE THE GAME in your business or your industry!
> Begin by DESIGNING YOUR PLAYBOOK
> Next, to improve & run with it, CONNECT with thought - and action - leaders
> Then MEET with potential funding, contract and other resource sources
> And finally have FUN, as you are inspired by diverse achievers across a spectrum of industries.
Following three years of growing success and impact, we have reserved MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2017, for the 2017 Innovation Summit: Design & Run Your Innovation Playbook. This continues meeting our goal of connecting innovators to one another and potential resources.
REGISTER NOW for Monday, September 25, 2017 to infuse your innovation and entrepreneurship capabilities with more knowledge, connections, inspiration and fun, as you move your career - and business or other organizaton - forward!
This will build on the three successful Summits we've already held, each of which received rave reviews from speakers, attendees and sponsors. Register now so you YOU can ATTEND, PARTICIPATE IN, COLLABORATE, and BENEFIT from the Summit. Don't miss out - ACT NOW!
One Wharton alum keynote who has achieved great success in his business activities will share innovation and entrepreneurship lessons learned over a period of more than two decades:
- DAVID TRONE, Owner of Total Wine & More, now a fast-growing $2.5 Billion category leader continuing to expand at a double-digit rate, will be our luncheon keynote. From a tiny startup, David has used innovation, entrepreneurship, vision, a dedicated and well-educated staff with varied talents to power a company that has become the world's largest independent in their category.
- REGGIE AGGARWAL, Founder and CEO, will inspire attendees with lessons he has learned on the path to success fueled in significant part by innovation, but overcoming huge obstacles
- We feature a PANEL OF TOP C-LEVEL INNOVATORS from varied industries who will explore trends and huge opportunities in the U.S. and abroad.
CLICK HERE for a listing of the four sessions (and speakers) in each of our five tracks:
- Track 1, Urban Innovation
- Track 2, Healthcare
- Track 3: Tech Advances & Challenges (Drones, Cyber, Blockchain)
- Track 4: Funding Options (VC, Angel, Crowdfunding) and EdTech
- Track 5: Govt. Innovation, IP (Intellectual Property), Social Impact Investing
To help you publicize your company (or other organization), we're giving every registrant a valuable benefit, free access to and use of NewsReleaseWire.com, through October 31, 2017 (normally $59/month). The sooner you register, the greater your free PR. Click HERE to learn more.
Here's a brief peek at our schedule to help YOU SUCCEED in 2017 and the years ahead:
Recommendation: to get the impact of this Schedule, view it on your laptop or desktop computer.
If you want to get an idea of what we did in the three prior Summits, using our multi-disciplinary approach to spur creativity, innovation, interaction and collaboration among attendees:
Click here to Register for the Summit before rates rise again!!! Feel free to contact us if you'd like to learn more about sponsorship opportunities by emailing us (just click here).
REGISTER NOW for Lowest Rates: Special Offers for Wharton Club Members / Strategic Partner Member / Full-Time Govt, Nonprofit or Academia Only: (IF NOT WHARTON CLUB MEMBER, must list the name of your Strategic Partner / Govt. Agency / Nonprofit under Special Instructions when you register. Thank you.
ALL FULL ACCESS passes are all-inclusive for FULL DAY of Summit, FULL ACCESS PASS - to all sessions, breaks, reception, meals, plus mobile app with session, speaker and attendee data:
|Full Access Pass||
Super Early Bird
Final / Walk-In
Wharton Club Members & Guests
Strategic Partner Members/Guests;
Full-Time Non-Profit, Academia & Government Employees
Monday, 09/25/17 at 8:00am - 8:00pm | iCal
Bethesda North Conference Center & Marriott Hotel
5901 Marinelli Road
North Bethesda, MD 20852 USA
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Look Who's Coming:
Banner Witcoff LTD
Biomedical Commercialization LLC
Eberstein Research & Consulting
Timewave Analytics, LLC
Chamber Advisors LLC
CETA Benefit Consulting Group, LLC
WB Rever Associates
Institute for Market Transformation
The Chancellor Group
Wharton DC Innovation Summit
Surdak & Company
Northstar IP Law
Northstar IP Law
Elegant Events LLC
Elegant Events LLC
Strat8gy International, LLC
Vulcan Enterprises & Fmr. Dep. CIO, USDA
Univ. of California, San Francisco
American Sustainabilty Leadership Council
Creative Investment Research
Children's Hospital of Phila. & Penn's Perelman Med. School
Big Sky Associates
IBM Global Bus. Serv., IoT Center of Competency
US Dept of Commerce, NTIS
Total Wine & More
Chestnut Street Ventures
AUVSI DC Chapter
Broadcast Interview Source, ExpertClick.com
Vetted Capital & Founder MissionEntrepreneur.org
Truvincio (USNavy & USAF-Ret)
CEO Sector 180 (US Army-Ret)
Two Marines Moving (USMC-Ret)
Edison Partners (VC)
Private Access Network (Angels)
Natl. Tech. Info. Service, US Dept of Commerce
US Small Business Administration
Fed. Acquisition Service, GSA
US Dept. of Homeland Security
U.S. Customers & Border Protection
Next Stage Development Group
Core Capital Partners (VC)
Montgomery County Economic Development Corp
Stites and Harbison
Stites and Harbison