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TEDxOrlando Tickets Running Out, Event on Oct 13

Posted by David Woods on Monday, September 17, 2012, In : Events 
TEDxOrlando is a local event which allows you to experience local and national speakers with ideas worth spreading.  It is organized by Dave Casey, a member of Familab, under a license from TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design).  It is Saturday, October 13, from 1 pm to 6pm.  You will get to hear speakers on numerous subjects, see some movies, and talk to lots of interesting people.  TED followers are creative, open minded, forward thinking, active people who are not afraid to take action o...
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$36,000 of business training for $1,000

Posted by William C. De Temple on Monday, April 2, 2012, In : General Interest 

Do you know any entrepreneur who would be interested in learning how to either build a highly profitable company or take their current business to the next level?

As you know I am a successful serial entrepreneur and have been helping entrepreneurs build highly profitable companies for years.  With all my life experiences I have decided to build a very high value real deal tangible training course for entrepreneurs.  You can see my first “information test” training videos (that I am goin...


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March 20 - How to Raise Money For Your Early Stage Venture

Posted by Steven Matheny on Friday, March 9, 2012, In : Events 

Workshop Details

This workshop will teach you how to seek funds to grow your early stage venture. We will focus on identifying the right source of capital and developing the appropriate fundraising strategy and process. We will discuss the legal aspects of fundraising, valuation, and effective negotiation strategies. By following the practices learned in this workshop, you will better navigate the fundraising process.

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Startup Weekend - March 23-25

Posted by Roger Wood on Friday, March 9, 2012, In : Events 
Startup Weekend is an intense 54 hour event which focuses on building a web or mobile application which could form the basis of a credible business over the course of a weekend. The weekend brings together people with different skillsets - primarily software developers, graphics designers and business people - to build applications and develop a commercial case around them.
Cost = $99 ($49 students)
Website:
http://orlando.startupweekend.org/

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Mini Maker Faire - Opportunity for Inventors

Posted by David Woods on Monday, February 6, 2012, In : Events 

Orlando Mini Maker Faire is a family-friendly celebration featuring DIY science and technology, rockets, robots, crafts, music, and local food. The event will be held on May 26th, 2012 at FamiLAB, Orlando’s Hackerspace (Community Lab) and the surrounding area.

To exhibit you have to apply.  It is sort of like an art festival.  They are looking for participants who will be willing to describe how they developed their project and encourage others to become makers too.


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How to do Enchanting Presentations

Posted by Steven Matheny on Tuesday, October 4, 2011, In : General Interest 

Communication skills are essential for any successful project. I felt that this material would be useful for members in their efforts to secure funding for their projects. While digging the links up, it occurred to me that it should be a resource on the Inventor's Council site.  The ecorner.sanford.com has a lot of useful information.

The first link is to Guy's presentation at Stanford, it is the better presentation. A SlideRocket version of the presentation as given as SXSW is also provided w...
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Walking Machines - Do they get any stranger?

Posted by James Coleman on Thursday, May 5, 2011, In : General Interest 
If you want to fall into the rabbit hole here is a good place to start.  Check it out.
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Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights Seminar - May 4th

Posted by Heidi Flinchbaugh on Saturday, April 30, 2011, In : Events 
There will be another Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights Seminar on May 4th.  It will be given by Patent Attorney Brian Steinberger at the Disney Entrepreneural Center in its new location at Fashion Square Mall.  It is From 6 to 9 PM.   Pre-registration is necessary.  More information may be obtained by clicking here.
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