Baltimore Emerging Company Roundtable Discussion – September 1, 2016
Facilitators for this discussion will be the following thought leaders:
- Judy Costello, Director, Office of BioHealth and Life Sciences, MD Dept. of Commerce
- Henry Ahn, SBIR/STTR Division of Industrial Innovation and Partnerships (IIP) – National Science Foundation (NSF)
- Joe Naft, Director, Maryland Industrial Partnerships, Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute
Seeking funding, but reluctant to jeopardize your equity? This discussion will center on best practices for securing funding without sacrificing your ownership interest. These alternative methods of financing include crowdfunding, cash prizes, grants, loans and strategic alliances. Share your experiences and learn from others about different revenue streams that are available to emerging companies.
The discussion will take place at the firm’s Baltimore office, 500 East Pratt Street, Suite 900 in Baltimore, Maryland. The event begins with registration at 8:00 a.m. The one-hour roundtable session starts at 8:30 a.m. with networking to follow until 10:00 a.m. A light breakfast will be served.
The Emerging Company Roundtables are designed to facilitate discussions between like-minded individuals covering a range of issues essential to early stage companies. Speakers will introduce valuable topics and generate conversations surrounding strategies to overcome business challenges and enhance the likelihood of success.
For more information, please contact Rachel Bandura at firstname.lastname@example.org or 215.972.1090.