Business

Participate in targeted business bootcamps for early stage entrepreneurs, get hands-on advice from experts and learn from local leaders on their biggest mistakes and what they've learned.

Wednesday, April 22 8:30am–7pm

Track Day Events

  • Entrepreneur Boot Camp

    Geared towards early stage entrepreneurs, this fast paced boot camp will feature experts ready to teach you the basics of starting a business.

    Wednesday, April 22, 8:30am–11:00am
  • Lunch&Learn: Workshop Your Business

    When starting a business, there’s usually not a lot of money, but a ton of questions. Wish you could hire a consultant or expert to help you perfect your business without big paycheck? These Lunch&Learn workshops are perfect for the early stage business owner looking to get specific feedback and advice for their business. In these hands-on, interactive workshops, learn from professionals how you better your business with feedback that is specific to you.

    Wednesday, April 22, 11:30am–2:30pm
  • #Failfest

    In this off-the-cuff, unfiltered and unapologetic event, we’ll hear from a variety of speakers about their past failure(s) and what they’ve learned along the way.

    Wednesday, April 22, 3:00pm–5:00pm
  • Business Conference Day Happy Hour

    Join us for our Business Conference Day Happy Hour. Network with current and aspiring entrepreneurs and startups. We'll have organized networking activities to allow you the opportunity to meet everyone and make some solid new contacts.

    Wednesday, April 22, 5:00pm–7:00pm

Speakers

  • Andrew Hamilton

    Andrew Hamilton

    Andrew Hamilton concentrates primarily in mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity and venture capital, securities law, and general corporate counseling. He works with both public and private companies in industries as diverse as energy and clean technology, computer software,

  • Anita Dorf

    Anita Dorf

    Anita Dorf is a senior marketing executive who has worked within the cable, satellite and telecommunications fields for more than 15 years. She currently serves as Comcast’s Northeast Division Vice President of Marketing for Business Services, responsible for all development, implementation

  • Tom Gordon

    Tom Gordon

    Tom Gordon is a Managing Director for Silicon Valley Bank, a member of SVB Financial Group. Tom leads a dedicated team of professionals in the Philadelphia office serving the Life Science, Technology and Clean Tech markets in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The Philadelphia team also works closely with

  • Tom Olenzak

    Tom Olenzak

    Tom Olenzak is Director of Innovation and Corporate Development for Independence Blue Cross, as well as Managing Director of the Independence Strategic Innovation Portfolio. Independence is the leading health insurer in southeastern Pennsylvania serving more than seven million people nationwide,

  • Anita Dorf

    Anita Dorf

    Anita Dorf is a senior marketing executive who has worked within the cable, satellite and telecommunications fields for more than 15 years. She currently serves as Comcast’s Northeast Division Vice President of Marketing for Business Services, responsible for all development, implementation

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3711 Market Street, Suite 800

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