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HTC Membership 101 - May

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

5/02/14 12:00 PM

Join the Howard Tech Council for our free HTC Membership 101 Lunch! 

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Speaker Series: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Entrepreneurial Universe

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

5/09/14 12:00 PM

Rob McGovern is a serial entrepreneur building his third company. He has raised $200 Million, gone public in a successful IPO, hired 600 people, delivered $500 Million in shareholder value, and built one of the few huge Internet companies to survive the dotcom bubble. Along the way he has been rejected by more than 80 venture capital firms, and everyone from his closest friends to his mother have told him his ideas won’t work. Rob is going to share his five secrets for building a great company in the entrepreneur’s world of setbacks and rejection.

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Manufacturer’s Information Session

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

5/13/14 7:30 AM

3D Maryland and RMI are hosting a Manufacturer’s Information Session on 3D printing and additive manufacturing to help manufacturers learn more about these technologies and how they can positively impact the business model. Join us for a panel of manufacturers telling their story of engagement and adoption on Tuesday May 13, 2014, 7:30 am- 9:30 am at 3D Maryland, located in the Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship, 9250 Bendix Road, Columbia, MD 21045. See examples of how manufacturers are using 3D printing and additive manufacturing and tour the 3D Maryland Innovation + Prototyping Lab.

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Speaker Series: “You Want Money? You Don’t Know Schmidt!” (Doug Schmidt…)

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

5/16/14 12:00 PM

As we all know, finding growth capital is one of the most difficult tasks on the planet. Doug Schmidt, founder of Chessiecap Securities, Inc. in Bethesda, Maryland, a boutique investment bank that provides investment banking services to growth and technology companies, will be looking realistically at bank, venture and other sources of capital for growth and technology companies. He has been an active member of the Mid-Atlantic financial community for over 20 years and is one of the most experienced middle market professionals in the region.

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SBTDC Workshop: "Finding an Angel Investor"

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

5/21/14 8:00 AM

This program is targeted specifically at startups and early stage companies with the goal of accelerating growth in the business community which outlines the information entrepreneurs need to know and the steps to follow during the stages of finding and securing angel funding. Designed to help start-up companies learn how to find Angels that could meet their funding needs, this workshop is designed to help you find an angel investor to meet your funding needs.

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HTC B2G: Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How – Your Best Board of Advisors

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

5/27/14 4:30 PM

Stan Krejci of the SK Group will provide guidance during a 90 minute discussion on the many benefits of putting together a Board of Advisors for small contractors, including those who should be on the board and those who shouldn't, experience of Board members, compensation and more.

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2014 HTC Tech Awards

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

5/28/14 5:00 PM

Come celebrate another successful year at the 2014 Howard Tech Council Awards!

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HTC Membership 101 - June

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

6/06/14 12:00 PM

Join the Howard Tech Council for our free HTC Membership 101 Lunch! 

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HTC Networking - June at Union Jacks Pub

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

6/17/14 5:00 PM

Enjoy an evening of networking with the Howard County Tech Community. Ticket price includes 2 drinks and appetizers.

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HTC Networking - July at Union Jacks Pub

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

7/15/14 5:00 PM

Enjoy an evening of networking with the Howard County Tech Community. Ticket price includes 2 drinks and appetizers.