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 9:30am–5pm

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

  • 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

  • Jeff Jacobson

    Jeff Jacobson

    Co-Founder and CMO, Kinglet. Born and raised in Baltimore yet schooled in New Orleans and New York, Jeff should have the most bizarre accent in history. Fortunately, all the drinking and eating had a reversing effect and left him accent-less. Jeff holds a BS in Finance from Tulane University and

  • Stephen Babcock

    Stephen Babcock

    Stephen Babcock is the lead reporter with Technical.ly Baltimore. His work has also appeared in The New York Times, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune, Baltimore Fishbowl, and the Rio Grande Sun of Espanola, N.M. He enjoys big roadtrips, mid-size cities and small bars.

  • Greg Cangialosi

    Greg Cangialosi

    Greg Cangialosi is an entrepreneur, and early stage investor based in Baltimore, MD. He is the CEO of MissionTix, and Chairman & co-founder of Betamore, a Baltimore based urban campus for technology and entrepreneurship. Prior to that his company, Blue Sky Factory, a leading email marketing

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