EntrepreneurWeek UW 2010

An entrepreneur sees an opportunity and makes something happen.  EntrepreneurWeek UW is sponsored by the UW Foster School of Business Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the Science and Engineering Business Association, and UW Center for Commercialization.
EntreWeek is a series of workshops, speaking engagements and networking opportunities focused on starting new companies. Learn about start-ups, venture capital, technology commercialization, green ventures, social media—something for everyone.

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Events: Entrepreneur Week UW

EntrepreneurWeek UW is November 16-20 and SEBA, the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and UW TechTransfer are excited to have you join us at any of these events!  Events are FREE and open to UW students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Monday, November 16
UW Environmental Innovation Challenge: Venture Capital Funding Panel, Sieg Hall, Room 134, 4-6 p.m.

From Invention to Start-up: 10 Reasons Why Early Stage Companies Fail, featuring Scott Lipsky (PhotoRocket), Electrical Engineering, Room 125, 5:30-7 p.m.

Tuesday, November 17
Venture Capital Walk to Maveron, Frazier Healthcare & Technology Ventures, and Arch Venture Partners, Downtown Seattle, 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Lavin Speaker Series: Social Media featuring Andy Boyer (Spring Creek Group), BAEEC, Douglas Forum, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Technology Entrepreneurship Certificate Info Session, Foege Hall, WRF Room, 12:30-1:20 p.m.

Wednesday, November 18
UW TechTransfer Entrepreneur Panel & Discussion, featuring Mark Oskin (PetraVM), Kristin Helton (Profusa), Dustin Miller (Nanocel), and Bob Wilcox (UWTT Entrepreneur in Residence), Allen Center/CSE, Gates Commons, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Entrepreneurial Law Clinic: The Entrepreneur’s and Investor’s Perspective, featuring Andy Sack (Founder’s Co-op), Law School/William H. Gates Hall, Room 212, 3:30-5 p.m.

Thursday, November 19
Start-up Walk to NanoString, Modumetal, and Julep , U District/Fremont, 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Friday, November 20
UW TechTransfer LaunchPad Tech Commercialization Workshop, Balmer Hall, Room 213, 1:30-4 p.m.

Entrepreneurial Career Panel, Closing Reception, and Pandora Awards, featuring Sarah Carr (Earth Class Mail), Marcelo Calbucci (Seattle 2.0), and Lisa Hjorten (Informia)
BAEEC, Douglas Forum, 4-6 p.m.

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