Virtual Seminar Series

09/29/2020 1:30pm - 11/05/2020 3:00pm
Sep
29
To
Nov
05

2020 Conquer Grand Rapids Virtual Seminar Series

Tuesday, September 29 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M

Market Assessment I – What is Commercialization?

Presented by Matt Larson

Market Assessment II – Competitive Analysis

Presented by Tim Syfert

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/852834392?src=calendarLink

Thursday, October 1 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Technology Assessment – Is the Technology Good Science or a Good Innovation?

Presented by Ken Foster

Intellectual Property Protection – The Basics

Presented by Jason Tejani

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/739816555?src=calendarLink

Tuesday, October 6 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Customer Discovery – What Customers Want

Presented by Matt Rudd

Intellectual Property Protection – The Basics

Presented by Jason Tejani

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/632684409?src=calendarLink

Wednesday, October 7 @ Noon – 1:00 P.M.

Entrepreneurship and Early Stage Fundraising for Start-Ups

Presented by Sean Higgins

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/737787299?src=calendarLink

Thursday, October 8 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Marketing Basics for Start-Ups

Presented by Linda Brunzell

Social Media – Getting started

Presented by Aaryn Richards

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/460082448?src=calendarLink

Tuesday, October 13 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Understanding Options and Licenses – Having the Right to Commercialize Technology

Presented by Anne DiSante

Equity Agreements – Dividing the Pie: It’s the Size of the Pie not the Slices

Presented by Joel Farrar

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/561676919?src=calendarLink

Thursday, October 15 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Incubators & Accelerators – Facilities/Ecosystems for Startup Companies

Presented by Mike Morin

Financing – Understanding Angel, VC, & Capital Equity Investment

Presented by Vince Nystrom

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/642003371?src=calendarLink

Tuesday, October 20 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Introduction to SBIR/STTR Grants – The General Rules for Funding

Presented by Andrea Johanson

State of Michigan and MSU Specific Grant Opportunities – Leveraging Federal Grants Locally

Presented by Frank Urban

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/101783062?src=calendarLink

Wednesday, October 21 @ Noon – 1:00 P.M.

Understanding PitchBook

Presented by Patrick Holcomb  

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/553742280?src=calendarLink

Thursday, October 22 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Strategic Partnerships – Keys to Creating Partnerships to Rapidly Move to Market

Presented by Deepak Ravindra

Regulatory Environment (s) – Between Law, Guideline, Good Practices & Industry Standards

Presented by Spectrum Health

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/349289634?src=calendarLink

Tuesday, October 27 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Manufacturing – Scaling up products and when to Outsource

Presented Dr. Ken Foster

Quality Assurance and Quality Control – Managing the Process

Presented by Ron Quinkert

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/634005840?src=calendarLink

Thursday, October 29 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

CRO/CMO and Outsourcing Management

Presented by Dan Barcheski

HR Management – Best Practices to Recruit, Train & Maintain

Presented by Kellie Haines

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/635416438?src=calendarLink

Tuesday, November 3 @ 1:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.

How to talk to Venture Capital/How Venture Capital Works – Presented by TBA

Intellectual Property as Strategic Assets – Presented by TBA

Thursday, November 5 @ 1:30 P.M.

Innovation & Collaboration within Hospital Systems

Presented by Spectrum Health

To join the meeting on a computer or mobile phone: https://bluejeans.com/698632760?src=calendarLink

Contact Tom Stewart (tom@conqueraccelerator.com) for more details on the Conquer Accelerator program.