BADGER STARTUP SUMMIT
An event connecting Badger* entrepreneurs everywhere to share contacts, experiences and advice.
- Hear the stories of Wisconsin entrepreneurs who have successfully navigated startup, growth and sustained operation
- Get advice from Badger business leaders from the nation’s hot spots (Silicon Valley, Chicago, New York)
- Preview Version 1.0 of the Badger Entrepreneurs Network website – an online community for member entrepreneurs – and help shape Version 1.1
- Either give a business pitch for feedback, or hear pitches from the next generation of Badger entrepreneurs
- Make key business connections and build your virtual rolodex of contacts
*For purposes of the Badger Startup Summit, we define a Badger as anyone with meaningful ties to Wisconsin (e.g. you were born in Wisconsin, you went to school in Wisconsin, you married someone from Wisconsin, etc.)
Coming to the Summit from out of town?
Summer in Madison has much to offer beyond the Badger Startup Summit. For starters the Summit is a part of the Forward Technology Festival, an 11 day 'moveable feast' of events focused on the intersection of entrepreneurs, technology and social media.
Need a hotel, a restaurant or want to find out what else is going on Mid August? Check out http://www.visitmadison.com/things-to-do/.
Event Parking (for a fee) is available in UW Parking Lots #17 (off Randall St.), #20 (off University Ave), under UW Grainger Hall (off Brooks St.), and in the Union South parking ramp. For a map of UW parking, go to: http://transportation.wisc.edu/resources/maps.aspx