CONNECTpreneur BETHESDA Forum
LoreCONNECT LLC presents...
"CONNECTpreneur BETHESDA Forum"
CONNECTpreneur is a Community of over 8,000 Business leaders, CEOs, Entrepreneurs, VCs and angels in the Mid-Atlantic Region.
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7:00-8:20 am - REGISTRATION / NETWORKING
8:20 - 8:25 am - WELCOME REMARKS
• S. TIEN WONG, Chairman of Tech 2000 and Lore Systems
8:25 - 9:10 am - FIRESIDE CHAT WITH ROCKSTAR CEO
• RICK WEIDINGER, Chairman & CEO, Robotic Vision Technologies; former CEO, Pontio Communications (exited to El Paso Corp.); IRL IndyCar team owner and A1 Grand Prix Team USA owner
9:10 - 10:10 am - COMPANY SHOWCASE / ROCKET PITCH
(Companies will be announced on February 12)
Companies will be introduced by:
• MIKE LABRIOLA, Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati
• ANTHONY MILLIN, Partner, Shulman Rogers and NEXTLegal
10:10 - 11:10 am - PANEL: "How to Drive Innovation Across the Greater Washington Region"
• JONATHAN ABERMAN, Managing Partner, Amplifier Venture Partners; Founder, Tandem Inovation Alliance (Moderator)
• ESTHER LEE, CEO, Refraction; former Secretary of Commerce and Trade, Commonwealth of Virginia; former Vice Chair, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority; ex-Global Chief Marketing Officer, Burson-Marsteller
• BRIAN PARK, Managing Partner, SparkLabs Cyber + Blockchain; COO, StartupGrind
• DAVID PETR, President & CEO, Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation
11:10 am - NETWORKING