Michigan Start-Up Night: Techstars in Ann Arbor

21 November 2013 Ann Arbor, MI Past Event

Location

Rackham Auditorium
University of Michigan
916 E. Washington
Ann Arbor, MI

Contact Information

Diana Fernandes
dfernandes@foley.com

Agenda

6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Networking, Refreshments, and Hors d’Oeuvres
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Program and Q&A
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Networking
8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Please join Foley and U-Entrepreneurship in welcoming Techstars Chicago to Ann Arbor at our Michigan Start-Up Night on Thursday, November 21, 2013.

Techstars Chicago’s co-founders are prominent entrepreneurs Sam Yagan, co-founder of OkCupid and CEO of match.com, and Troy Henikoff, co-founder of SurePayroll. Billed as “the world's No. 1 business accelerator” by Tech Cocktail, Techstars is a 12-week boot camp program designed to provide promising start-ups with seed capital, intensive mentoring, infrastructure, and a chance to pitch angels and VCs. Techstars has a history of successful programs in Boston, New York, Boulder, Seattle, Austin, London, and Chicago.

Speakers
Keynote speakers will be:

  • Kevin Willer, Google employee #185; CEO of Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center/1871; and co-founder of Chicago Ventures
  • Troy Henikoff, co-founder of SurePayroll and co-founder of Excelerate Labs (now Techstars Chicago)

The evening will include networking with the best-connected people in the high-tech industry, an explanation of Techstars Chicago, and a call for new businesses to apply to this excellent Midwest accelerator.

Register Today
There is no cost to participate in this program, but advanced registration is required. To participate, please register here. Event information will be included in the registration confirmation email. If you have any questions, please contact Diana Fernandes at dfernandes@foley.com.

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Michigan Start-Up Night: Techstars in Ann Arbor

Location

Rackham Auditorium
University of Michigan
916 E. Washington
Ann Arbor, MI

Contact Information

Diana Fernandes
dfernandes@foley.com

Agenda

6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Networking, Refreshments, and Hors d’Oeuvres
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Program and Q&A
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Networking
8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.