The nation’s top innovators share their founding stories, and the insights that brought them success.
The resources to grow are at your fingertips at luncheons, workshops, panels, and competitions.
Presented in partnership with the iLab at UVA
Coffee and Registration
Building a Big Business from a Small Town with Bill Crutchfield
Building the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem with Brendan Richardson, Deb McMahon, Noah Pittard, and Michael Lenox
Redefining Consumer Brands with Craig Dubitsky and Sukhinder Singh Cassidy
Dive into specific topics at our industry luncheons:
Passion & Advocacy with Jason Flom and Dahlia Lithwick
Creativity & Ideation with Rodney Mullen, Becca McCharen, and Doug Stoup
Millennial Entrepreneurs Innovating Traditional Industries with Sam Rosen and ACe Callwood
“There’s this misconception that great ideas, great startups, and great world-changing companies need to start in big cities or Silicon Valley… And that’s not true.”