The mantra is: 'create, contribute, collaborate'. Bringing flowers and a bottle of wine, going for casual walks, or any usual romantic stuff that a person does for his beloved does not find place in the wishlist of an entrepreneur. You really don't need to, however you are free to do so. Twelve Malaysian start-ups are also participating. They like to hear anything and want to know everything, as long as it is related to money, profits, and risks! There are so many different products, services, apps, tools, and websites to help entrepreneurs start and run businesses online now that it can sometimes feel like a Herculean task just to research them all enough to make an educated guess at what you actually need right now.
This event is accessible to individuals with disabilities. Business Speed Dating: Networking Made Easy! And this time, 25 entrepreneurs, handpicked from over 100 applicants, will showcase their prototypes. Whenever you're feeling low or feel like quitting something, you can expect a good, encouraging speech from your otherwise busy partner. But these are more formal platforms. Dinner and Discussions: Entrepreneur Speed Dating Redefines Networking This past week we tried a new concept with Bank On This! You get 12 slots for speed dates to get what you are looking for. On the other hand, at a speed dating event, the average participant matches with at least 1 out of 10 of the people that they meet, if not 2 or 3.
We will contact you within 1 or 2 days after the application deadline via email. The events have led to many success stories, including multiple engagements. If Walt Mossberg is willing to give D. When I started the event series I wanted to do something very different than anyone else. Like , GoodShuffle could unleash the previously untapped power of local, individual-based inventory that has otherwise been locked up and unutilized.
Such events are the latest trend among tech start-ups in India. Some popular topics that are likely to come up are barriers to entry, prototypes, burn rate and competition in the market. Venue: Our venue for the Business Speed Networking Session is the Aloft Sukhumvit Bangkok Hotel. When they walk into the store they are met by a mentor who collects information about them and their business. Entrepreneurs are one of the busiest persons of the world. I recently had the chance to speak with serial entrepreneur Jen Groover about this problem of new entrepreneurs not always even knowing what they don't know. No wonder, most of them will make the trip again on Sunday.
But there were some trends worth noting in the group. The groom-to-be actually attended 2 events until he found his wife-to-be after the decision to attend last minute for support. Much like a speed dating event, these entrepreneurs meet on a pre-fixed date and venue. If you find that they have invested in a company where there could be synergy with your starup, bring it up. Giving hugs in public or doing sweet little talks is not their cup of tea. Also, they are very ambitious and career-oriented, which they make sure to germinate in the minds of their special ones as well.
Therefore, Beilinsohn came up with the concept of speed dating. The duo have applied this to consumer electronics to provide automated product recommendations that can guide people in making purchase decisions. However, we give priority to students. You might get an internship, write your thesis with the company or even become a co-founder. Review their LinkedIn and other online profiles to see where they went to college or graduate school, and see what other companies they have worked with.
Last year, the conference signed up 520 registrants. Afterwards, it's speed-dating time, with 12 rounds of speed-dates, and as many opportunities for the startups and the participants to get to know each other more. Jen describes the Pop-up Store as speed dating for entrepreneurs. Success follows those who are diligent. So don't feel offended if he forgets to give you sweet surprises. Attended by nearly 140 people, it was a runaway success. This event is brought to you by Bangkok Entrepreneurs Address:Aloft Bangkok — Sukhumvit 11, 35 Sukhumvit Soi 11, Sukhumvit Road Klongtoey-nua, Wattana, Bangkok, Thailand 10110.
Have you ever watched a promotional video for something or attended a webinar and thought, wow, that sounds great! The company works with local and family-owned accommodation businesses to help attract tourists from the Western world who seek an authentic and cultural stay while traveling in Latin American countries. The entire experience is free for the entrepreneurs, though they can hire both the mentors if they wish as well as become customers for any of the companies whose products or services are best suited to meet their needs. Entrepreneurs are very calculative and careful about money, and choose to buy only things which they think would suit their needs. Similarly, Lakshmi Narasimhan and Satish presented SpotEazy - a buzz aggregating technology which can crawl and mine the web for opinions, identify sentiments and combine them into a buzz score. Aneet Makin, co-founder of , believes that Big Data analytics can help everyone involved in the legislative process better understand the dense and complicated language that gets inserted in Congressional bills at the 11th hour. Then, the participants and the startup get to meet and to choose who they are going to have speed-dates with. You will exchange contact details and have a chat anyway.
No, this is not about speed-dating couples, but yes, the concept is the same. Read their tweets and their blog to find out their favorite sports team, a recent travel destination, or any other area where you may be able to relate. After meeting and interviewing more than 40 startup entrepreneurs in roughly two hours, I can safely say that the speed-dating format can be useful beyond the search for a significant other. Soliel Paden During the month of February, love is in the air like never before. Designed for startups and entrepreneurs entering the marketplace, this event delivers need-to-know information in a fast and helpful format delivered by Silicon Valley leaders in business, intellectual property, and law.
Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by marking them offensive. The Rise To The Top Event Series presented by BancorpSouth Bank. At a speed dating event, you are more likely to connect with someone since everyone is there for the same reason: to find someone. But, dating an entrepreneur is not limited only to those, but everything right from the brain, intellect, interpersonal space, emotions in a balanced amount, and a lot of logic. Although that's being considerate and caring of you, don't feel offended if they refuse to release their emotions, as they are very strong and practical individuals, and generally prefer not to express their deep feelings. I recently had the opportunity to attend at the Hyatt Regency in Huntington Beach. Make sure you fit their investment criteria.