EARLY BIRDS RATE Until April 6th
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The Summit will bring together investors, innovators in industry in businesses ranging from startups to Fortune 500 and government, policy makers, entrepreneurs, academic leaders and others. A key goal of the Summit is to spur innovation and entrepreneurship that spark profitable growth and sustainable value, economic growth and job creation in the U.S. and other nations.
The Summit will include keynotes and featured sessions by:
Wharton School Professors Jerry Wind and George Day
Radian Group (NYSE: RDN) CEO S.A. Ibrahim
Dr. Jennifer Elisseeff and Dr. Jeff Geschwind, two of the top doctors at Johns Hopkins,
together with Susan Dentzer, Senior Health Policy Adviser, Robert Wood Johnson
Reed Hundt, CEO, Coalition for Green Capital & former FCC Chairman
Dr. Partho P. Sengupta, Mount Sinai Medical Center
Michael Chasen, Founder & Former CEO, Blackboard and Founder & CEO Social Radar
There will be nearly 40 other sessions, and more than 100 speakers who are leaders in the public and private sectors. Two receptions, numerous breakouts and special interactive sessions will facilitate connections and communications among attendees during the conference and beyond.
Topics cover a wide range of critical areas to be successful innovators anywhere, such as:
Achieving innovation prowess with leadership strategies to accelerate growth
Building and leading a creative organization
Funding options and opportunities
Urban market challenges and huge market opportunities (energy, water, transportation
Vital workforce development issues (e.g., STEAM, talent as critical asset) and more.
We will also feature special resources available in our region, including:
Government and university resources
Regional economic development advantages
Two huge industries – life sciences and cyber security – that are major sources of innovation and growth in this region, and much more
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