Women’s Collaboratory Special Speaker Series: Crowdfunding

october 2018

09oct12:00 pm1:00 pmWomen’s Collaboratory Special Speaker Series: CrowdfundingLearn from founders of three startup companies

Event Details

Curious about crowdfunding? Wondering what the experience is like, what it takes, and if it’s a good fit for your company? Join us for this panel with three founders who did crowdfund campaigns. In addition to sharing their stories there will be opportunity for audience Q&A. Come learn about this alternative funding avenue for early-stage companies.

With Aidan Augustin, co-founder of Feathr
Leslie Tharp, founder of Leslie Tharp Designs Metal Work
Trevor Abbott, co-founder Spin Chill

Where: The Hub – Conference Room 140
When: Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Only $5. 
Register todayhttps://tinyurl.com/crowdfundcollab

View flyer here!
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Contact: Kathy Sohar

Email: ksfl@ufl.edu
Phone: 352-294-0518

Time

(Tuesday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Location

UF Innovate | The Hub

747 Southwest 2nd Avenue

Organizer

Collaboratory for Women InnovatorsThe Collaboratory for Women Innovators seeks to inspire, educate, and empower women to attain leadership in all phases of the innovation lifecycle. We offer a variety of programs and experiences to support different goals for participants at various stages of their personal and professional development. The genesis for the Collaboratory developed as an outgrowth of the successful Empowering Women in Technology Startups program (EWITS). Ewits began in 2012 and provides experiential hands-on entrepreneurial training and skills. The Collaboratory was originally envisioned as a next step in the entrepreneurial process to further support women starting their own companies. However, the mission has expanded to also include focus on increasing participation of female inventors, as well as providing opportunities for women who, although not currently actively pursuing a business startup, may be interested in learning more about innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership, as well as connecting with other like-minded people.Wanda Eugene at weugene@ufl.edu

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