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.

Friday, October 2 10:30am–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 your business.

    Friday, October 2, 10:30am–12:30pm
  • 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 a big paycheck? These Lunch&Learn workshops are perfect for the early stage business owner looking to get specific feedback and advice for their business.

    Friday, October 2, 12:30pm–4:00pm
  • #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. Sometimes it takes a lot of failed attempts before you get to that one-in-a-million idea that will launch you to success.

    Friday, October 2, 4:00pm–6:00pm

Speakers

  • Adam Plotkin

    Adam Plotkin

    Adam Plotkin is a Partner at ff Venture Capital. A life-long technology early adopter and enthusiast, Adam spent several years prior to joining ff Venture Capital in business development, advisory and operational roles with a number of startups in New York and Los Angeles.

    Previously, Adam

  • Ian Nabb

    Ian Nabb

    Ian is a Senior Associate at Camden Partners, where he focuses primarily on growth equity investments in technology-enabled companies. Ian targets investments in the business services and healthcare industries where he has experience with SaaS, enterprise software and cyber security companies.

  • Deborah Tillett

    Deborah Tillett

    Deb Tillett currently serves as the President and Executive Director of ETC (Emerging Technology Centers). Ms. Tillett is responsible for management and oversight of the City of Baltimore’s Technology and innovation center. In that role she provides the guidance, leadership and resources

  • Lida Zlatic

    Lida Zlatic

    Lida Zlatic was born in a country that no longer exists: the former Yugoslavia! She grew up speaking Croatian, majored in Latin and Greek, and taught Spanish. She recently took up Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and thinks that's a perfect excuse to learn Portuguese next. She is one of the founders of

  • Mike Subelsky

    Mike Subelsky

    Mike Subelsky is a programmer and web entrepreneur based in Baltimore. He is the CTO and co-founder of STAQ, and also co-founded OtherInbox.com (now part of ReturnPath), Ignite Baltimore, the Baltimore Hackathon, and the Baltimore Improv Group. Early in his career, he served as a U.S. Navy

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