American businesses need access to capital, learn how to raise up to $1M using the Internet from the players who helped create the Crowdfunding Industry!
Come and Learn From THE Top Local and National Experts in Crowdfunding Face-to-Face...
We've built this event to be the best source of practical information and strategies available in Colorado.
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 -- 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm Registration & Reception
5:00 pm Welcome
5:30 pm Keynote Presentation by Sherwood "Woodie" Neiss,
"Where Crowdfunding Began and Where We Are Today"
6:00 pm Presentation, Brian Meece of RocketHub,
"What Works in Crowdfunding"
6:45 pm Presentation, Steve Reaser, Vim Funding,
"The Anatomy of a Crowdfunding Platform"
7:10 pm Panel: Crowdfunding 101
7:50 pm Closing Remarks
Thursday, August 9, 2012 -- 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am Registration & Coffee
8:30 am Welcome
9:00 am Keynote Presentation: TBD
10:00 am Panel: Who Is Crowdfunding For?
11:00 am Panel: Building Social Capital and Your Tribe
12:00 pm Lunch
1:15 pm Panel: How To Create An Offer that Will Get Funded
2:15 pm Panel: Crowdfunding Platforms:
They Come in All Shapes and Sizes
3:15 pm Presentation, Richard Swart of Grow America and
"Birdseye Overview of the Crowdfunding Landscape"
4:00 pm Crowdfunding Entrepreneurial Success Story:
Greg Schwarzer: "How I raised $141k on Kickstarter"
4:20 pm Closing Remarks
4:30 pm Networking Reception
Friday, August 10, 2012 -- 10:00 am
Vim EDU Donation/Reward Crowdfunding SkillShop
Simply Crowdfunding attendees receive a $50 discount.