AGENDA

#ESSWI - Nov. 7-8, 2018 Monona Terrace in Madison

 

Tentative agenda for the 2018 Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium:

 

Tuesday, November 6
5:30 – 7:30 P.M. 4th annual W•O•M•E•N Reception at Findorff
Speaker: DEMETRIA MENARD, COO of SwanLeap

 

Wednesday, November 7
7:30 A.M. Continental breakfast + registration
8:30 – 9:30 A.M. E. KELLER FITZSIMMONS, co-founder of Custom Reality Services
9:35 – 10:30 A.M. Panel Tracks
10:30 – 10:45 A.M. Networking + coffee break *
10:45 A.M. – 12:15 P.M. Tech Council Investors’ Network presentations (session 1)
10:45 A.M. – 12:15 P.M. Office Hours
12:15 – 1:45 P.M. Triple E Award ceremony luncheon
1:45 – 2:30 P.M. Innovation Showcase
2:35 – 3:30 P.M. Panel Tracks
3:30 – 3:45 P.M. Networking + coffee break
3:45 – 5:30 P.M. Tech Council Investor Networks presentations (session 2)
3:45 – 5:15 P.M. Office Hours
5:30 – 7 P.M. Reception celebrating Wisconsin’s entrepreneurs

 

Thursday, November 8
8 A.M. Continental breakfast + registration
9 – 10 A.M. AARON KENNEDY, founder of Noodles & Co.
10 – 10:10 A.M. Networking + coffee break
10:15 – 11:10 A.M. Office Hours
10:10 – 11:10 A.M. Investor Intros, part 1
11:15 A.M. – 12:10 P.M. Office Hours
11:15 A.M. – 12:10 P.M. Investor Intros, part 2
12:15 – 12:45 P.M. Buffet Luncheon 
12:45 – 2 P.M. Elevator Pitch Olympics 

Networking and Coffee Breaks are generous sponsored by:
American Family Insurance, American Transmission Company, AT&T, Capital NewspapersGodfrey & Kahn, Husch Blackwell, Michael BestUniversity Research ParkWisconsin Alumni Research Foundation and Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.