UTSA CITE Technology Entrepreneurship Boot Camp
Sponsored by Jackson Walker, LLP.
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The University of Texas at San Antonio
McKinney Humanities Buildings
Kickstart your career as an entrepreneur at The University of Texas at San Antonioâ€™s Center for Innovation and Technology Entrepreneurship (CITE) Technology Entrepreneurship Boot Camp. The boot camp, sponsored by Jackson Walker LLP, will be held from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 6in Room 2.01.10 of the McKinney Humanities Building at the UTSA Main Campus.
||Registration and Continental Breakfast
|9 - 9:30 a.m.
||Welcome â€“ Identifying your opportunity
- Cory Hallam, Director of CITE
|9:30 â€“ 10:15 a.m.
||How to legally structure your company and raise the cash
â€“ Stephanie Chandler, Partner, Jackson Walker LLP, and
â€“ George Karutz, Partner, Karutz Flavin Wells Investment Bankers
|10:15 - 10:30 a.m.
|10:30 â€“ 11:15 p.m.
||Marketing and the Art of Understanding Your Customer
â€“ Debbie Prost, CEO and Founder, Itâ€™s 2 Cool, ltd.
|11:15 â€“ 12 p.m.
||Prototypes and Contract Manufacturing Your Product
â€“ John Dewey, VP-Operations at ITM Inc., Former Chairman of SAMA
|12 - 12:30 p.m.
|12:30 - 1:15 p.m.
||Intellectual Property: How to protect your idea and brand
â€“ Sean Crandall, Associate, Jackson Walker LLP
|1:15 - 2 p.m.
||Your Fundraising Weapons: Elevator Pitch, Slide Deck, and Business Plan
â€“ David Clark, Director of Enterprise Services, Startech
|2 - 2:15 p.m.
|2:15 - 3 p.m.
||Keynote Address, The Creation GenSpera and new Anti-Cancer Drugs
â€“ Craig Dionne, CEO and Founder of GenSpera
|3 - 3:30 p.m.
||Boot Camp Wrap-Up
|3:30 - 5 p.m.
||Teambuilding for the UTSA $100K competition (private session)
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