2014 Wharton DC Innovation Summit: Linking Innovators to National & Global Resources

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

    Foundation

  • 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

    • Innovation accelerators

    • 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:

  • Public-private partnerships

  • 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 

    GET YOUR EARLY BIRDS TICKETS HERE (Just $295/person)

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