Limited Time Offer For Entrepreneurs ($499 Conference Tickets) - Weekend Exploration Day Sale On PITCH NYC Conference

  For a limited time, entrepreneurs can purchase a $499 conference ticket to attend Women 2.0 PITCH Conference (November 14, 2012 in New York). Keynote speakers are Sandy Lerner (Cisco, Urban Decay), Fran Haier (Match.com, TRUSTe) and Geraldine Laybourne (Oxygen Channel).

 

Calling all innovative explorers and entrepreneurs!

Meet 800+ men and women in tech discussing the "New Entrepreneur Economy" at the global conference and competition this November 14, 2012 in New York at PITCH NYC. PITCH NYC Conference and Competition will look deeply at this New Entrepreneur Economy:

  • What are the trending innovations at the cusp of mainstream disruption?
  • Who are the founders leading change in this new economy?
  • What are the new challenges and opportunities in today's global economic environment?
  • How does the entrepreneur navigate the new waters of the Entrepreneur Economy?

PITCH NYC Conference & Competition will be:

  • A collaborative forum for aspiring entrepreneurs to be empowered as self-sustaining founders.
  • A place for burgeoning ideas to share their concepts at the Startup Competition.
  • A platform for successful innovators in technology to share success stories and best practices.

PITCH NYC is a full day of speakers and panels sharing case studies, best practices and stories of successful business disruption in today's new entrepreneur economy. The startup competition will allow attendees to watch live pitches and questioning from the judges - learn from both sides of the table in the audience at PITCH NYC, and vote for your favorite startup to win People's Choice! Agenda for Women 2.0 PITCH NYC 2012 Conference & Competition - "The Entrepreneur Economy"

8:00am - 9:00am REGISTRATION & MORNING COFFEE9:00am - 9:15am CHAIR'S OPENING REMARKS

9:15am - 10:00am MORNING KEYNOTE Sandy Lerner (Co-Founder, Cisco & Urban Decay)

10:00am - 10:30am CASE STUDY: FROM "IDEA" TO "MILLION OF USERS" Amanda Steinberg (Founder & CEO, DailyWorth)

10:30am - 11:00am CASE STUDY: From "MILLIONS OF USERS" TO "EXIT" Sandy Jen (Co-Founder & CTO, Meebo)

11:00am - 11:10am MORNING COFFEE & NETWORKING

11:10am - 12:10pm PITCH NYC STARTUP COMPETITION FINALIST PITCHES (SESSION 1) See PITCH Competition Finalists In Action. Learn From Real-Time Investor Feedback. Judges: Brad Svrluga (Co-Founder & General Partner, High Peaks Venture Partners), David Tisch (Managing Partner, BoxGroup), Joy Marcus (Venture Partner, DFJ Gotham), James Robinson (Managing Partner, RRE Ventures)

12:10am - 12:40pm LUNCH KEYNOTE Fran Maier (Founder & Chair of the Board, TRUSTe & Co-Founder, Match.com)

12:40pm - 2:30pm LUNCH & MENTORING

2:30pm - 3:20pm PANEL DISCUSSION: KICKSTARTER SUCCESS STORIES FOR HARDWARE STARTUPS Limor Fried (Founder & CEO, Adafruit Industries), Liz Ormesher Salcedo (Founder & CEO, Everpurse), Alice Brooks (Co-Founder, Roominate) - moderated by Lora Kolodny (Writer, Wall Street Journal)

3:20pm - 4:20pm PITCH NYC STARTUP COMPETITION FINALIST PITCHES (SESSION 2) More Finalists Take The Stage. Take Away Tips To Make Your Pitches Shine. Judges: Alexis Ohanian (Ambassador to the East, Y Combinator), Charlie O’Donnell (Partner, Brooklyn Ventures), Jalak Jobanputra (Founding Partner, RTP Ventures), Nikhil Kalghatgi (Venture Capitalist, SoftBank Capital)

4:20pm - 4:30pm AFTERNOON COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING

4:30pm - 5:10pm AFTERNOON KEYNOTE Geraldine Laybourne (Founder, Oxygen Media) - moderated by C.J. Kettler (Partner, Propeller Partners)

5:10pm - 6:00pm CLOSING PANEL DISCUSSION: Future Trends and Innovations Michelle You (Co-Founder & CPO, Songkick), Cheryl Swirnow (Co-Founder & COO, Sherpaa) - moderated by Alexis Ohanian (Ambassador to the East, Y Combinator)

6:00pm - 6:30pm CHAIR'S CLOSING & COMPETITION AWARD CEREMONY

6:30pm - 8:00pm COCKTAILS & NETWORKING

SPEAKERS AT PITCH NYC 2012

  • Alice Brooks (Co-Founder, Roominate)
  • Amanda Steinberg (Founder & CEO, DailyWorth)
  • Cheryl Swirnow (Co-Founder & COO, Sherpaa)
  • C.J. Kettler (Partner, Propeller Partners)
  • Fran Maier (Founder & Chair of the Board, TRUSTe & Co-Founder, Match.com)
  • Geraldine Laybourne (Founder, Oxygen Media)
  • Limor Fried (Founder & CEO, Adafruit Industries)
  • Liz Ormesher Salcedo (Founder & CEO, Everpurse)
  • Lora Kolodny (Writer, Wall Street Journal)
  • Michelle You (Co-Founder & CPO, Songkick)
  • Sandy Jen (Co-Founder & CTO, Meebo)
  • Sandy Lerner (Co-Founder, Cisco & Urban Decay)
  • More speakers to be announced!

JUDGES AT PITCH NYC 2012

  • Alexis Ohanian (Ambassador to the East, Y Combinator)
  • Charlie O'Donnell (Partner, Brooklyn Ventures)
  • David Tisch (Managing Partner, BoxGroup)
  • Jalak Jobanputra (Founding Partner, RTP Ventures)
  • James Robinson (Managing Partner, RRE Ventures)
  • Joy Marcus (Venture Partner, DFJ Gotham)

Don't miss PITCH NYC 2012 Conference and Competition! PITCH 2012 in California earlier this year had over 1000 attendees participating in a full day of learning, mentoring, connecting and inspiring stories of product innovation leadership. They share their startup lessons learned here and here.

SPONSORSHIP / EXHIBIT HALL / STARTUP ALLEY

For more information on sponsorship packages and to discuss becoming a sponsor, please contact Sepi Nasiri at sepideh@women2.com

Startups! Interested in the exhibit hall or startup alley? Contact Sepi Nasiri at sepideh@women2.com BOOTSTRAPPING & STUDENT DISCOUNT

We have a very limited number of deeply discounted tickets - you can apply for one of these deeply discounted tickets here.

*If you are a student, please put "STUDENT" in the fields which are non-applicable to you.

APPLY TO VOLUNTEER AT PITCH NYC

Fill out the form here to apply to be a conference volunteer on November 14, 2012.

Conference Venue Manhattan Center (Midtown West)

 

311 West 34th Street Manhattan, New York City, NY USA

Thanks to Kauffman Foundation for supporting Women 2.0.