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 7:30am–6pm

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, 7:30am–10:00am
  • 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, 10:30am–1:30pm
  • #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, 2:00pm–4:00pm
  • 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, 4:00pm–6:00pm

Speakers

  • 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 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,

  • Mark Leaver

    Mark Leaver

    Mark is an independent consultant concentrating on the development of projects combining creative media and digital technologies, with a specific focus on making strategic connections to international markets.

    A senior manager and producer, with 20+ years experience across the creative

  • Erica Nardello

    Erica Nardello

    As social strategist, Erica gets to do what she loves – channel her experience with retail, healthcare, and municipal clients to launch a new social media capability at O3 World, while sharing the agency's award-winning culture and innovation with the world through digital and traditional

  • Juliana Reyes

    Juliana Reyes

    I'm Technical.ly Philly's lead reporter.

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