University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Linthicum Heights, Maryland
13 November 2012-14 November 2012
500+ attendees at a conference both shining a light on successful entrepreneurs in Maryland and throughout our region – and imparting much needed information and tools for entrepreneurs in a not-so-familiar way. Tuesday, November 13, 2012 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. BWI Airport Marriott Linthicum Heights, MD 21090 Today’s entrepreneurs often are over-networked, over-committed and beyond over the rigid panel discussion and track approach to conferences. They do business differently and need a conference to address their needs with less run-of-the-mill formats, keynotes and chance meeting with the right contact. Today’s entrepreneur wants tools to transform his or her business model and approach to doing business! The 2012 Entrepreneur Expo: Transforming the Way We Do Business will answer this call via an energized day featuring an array of unique programs. Take a look at what's in store! CLICK HERE for a peek at the full-day, but details coming soon. Regional TechBreakfast - Showcasing DC, MD and VA technology innovators Mini #FailCon - A platform to highlight entrepreneurial risk and success Funding - Multiple sessions on funding and more funding but with a hitch Dedicated Networking Periods - Targeted networking times to facilitate quality connections Startup Maryland Great 8 - Finalists from Pitch Across Maryland compete and to win Ask the Experts - This is Office Hours on steroids with a packed room of the region's TOP advisors PLUSmore for the beginner to advanced entrepreneur, including youth entrepreneurs! Sponsor and Exhibitor opportunities are available. Exhibit Space includes 6 ft. skirted table, 2 chairs (power and other amenities are additional charges and coordinated separately). For questions, contact
12 November 2012-13 November 2012
Monday, November 12, 2012 · Noon - 1 PM On Campus : Commons 331 UMBC Alumni Panel: From antennas to olive oil to athletic cleaning products, UMBC alums are starting successful businesses. Come hear their stories and find out how to get your business up and running.
18 November 2011-19 November 2011
Go on the Road to visit companies at Research and Technology Park. Meet with cutting-edge companies located on campus as well as in UMBC's new cyber incubator. Learn more about entrepreneurship and internship opportunities.
1000 Hilltop Circle, Commons Sports Zone, Maryland
17 November 2011-18 November 2011
Idea Competition Finals. Join us for the finals of UMBC's Idea Competition and help select the winners! The top 10 entrants will present their ideas in a live, 3 minute pitch.
16 November 2011-17 November 2011
Social Entrepreneurship Speaker Series: Dream a Little Dream with Me featuring Heather Harvison, Director and Founder, My Sister's Circle, Inc. My Sister's Circle, located in Baltimore, Md., has gained national attention and respect,and has been featured on NBC Nightly News and The Today Show.
14 November 2011-15 November 2011
Lunch and Learn Entrepreneurs Panel Starting and growing a business is both exhilarating and challenging. Come listen to UMBC alumni entrepreneurs share their stories and advice. Featured alums: Dr. Stuart Z. Cohen, President, Environmental & Turf Services and Dr. Francisco Ward, Owner, Seton Pain and Rehabilitation Center.