• November 8th, 2013

    STARTUPBUS: ACCELERATE

    Ready to Ride? Accelerate is an industry networking event and 'unconference' all rolled into one. Featuring fast-paced presentations from StartupBus alum and group discussions on topics decided up on by participants.

  • It's your chance

    Meet the Players

    This is not a hackathon or a competition; it is a rare chance to meet the community behind The StartupBus, to network with other people interested in startups, and to share knowledge, get advice, and learn from the experiences of others.

 

Join Us on at the new Q Labs Co-working Space

November 8th, 2014, 10:00 am ~ 7:00 pm

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Expected Participants

Expect talks, workshops and learning with these amazingly talented people.

Cesar Kuriyama

Cesar Kuriyama

Founder 1 Second Everyday, StartupBus: New York

Jamie Roth

Jamie Roth

Investment Analyst at Quotidian Ventures, StartupBus: New York, Seattle, Toronto

Eme Morato

Eme Morato

Co-founder of Dev.F., Mexico’s first Hacker School, StartupBus: Mexico

Jennifer Shaw

Jennifer Shaw

Founder, @NYTechWomen @BellaMinds, StartupBus: Kansas City

Prateek Gupta

Prateek Gupta

Business Operations at AirPair, StartupBus: San Francisco, India

Elias Bizannes

Elias Bizannes

Founder StartupBus, StartupHouse

Nate Cooper

Nate Cooper

Author, Build Your Own Website: A Comic Guide to HTML, CSS and WordPress, StartupBus: New York

Madelena Mak

Madelena Mak

Co-founder & CPO at MiniMap, formerly Trillian, StartupBus: New York

 Ricky Robinett

Ricky Robinett

Developer Evangelist, Twilio, StartupBus: Kansas City, New York, National Director

Sara Petry

Sara Petry

VP, Product General Assembly, StartupBus: NYC

Namek Zu'bi

Namek Zu'bi

Namek is a Founder and Managing Partner of Silicon Badia. Namek’s experience ranges from technology development, product management, business development, and global venture investing.

Nate Heasley

Nate Heasley

Founder, GoodNik

Megan Hannum

Megan Hannum

Venture Consultant @ Comcast Ventures. Comcast Ventures is the private venture capital affiliate of Comcast Corporation.

Kevin Galligan

Kevin Galligan

CEO TouchLab, StartupBus: NYC

Josh Coleman

Josh Coleman

Digital and Social Media Strategist, StartupBus: Kansas City

Michael Jacek Gre

Michael Jacek Gre

Marketing Strategist & Founder @swarmnyc, StartupBus: NYC

Valerie Lisyansky

Valerie Lisyansky

Strategist & Founder @swarmnyc, StartupBus: NYC

Evan Hammer

Evan Hammer

CEO Smart Host, StartupBus: New York

Cameron Hendrix

Cameron Hendrix

Founder at Burning Barn Labs, Facilitator DeCoded, StartupBus: NYC

Somya Jain

Somya Jain

Mobile Developer & Partner @swarmnyc, StartupBus: NYC

Taylor Wallace

Taylor Wallace

StartupBus: Florida, WeVue

jono mallanyk

jono mallanyk

Principal NEO Innovation

Aidan Feldman

Aidan Feldman

Professor NYU, CUNY

Proposed Talks & Workshops

These are things you will learn at StartupBus: Accelerate

 

What to Expect

StartupBus: Accelerate is half unconference, half programmed event. Never attended an unconference? Basically some of the topics will be decided on the spot the day of the event by the attendees. It's the perfect chance to ask those burning questions from some amazingly talented people. So for every event listed below there will also be flexible time where you can suggest a new topic. Chaos welcome! This is StartupBus!

10 AM Doors Open

10:30 AM Welcome

11 AM How to Get Funded

A panel event on funding your next great idea hosted by a select group of investors. Followed by a Q&A.

12:15 PM Chrome Extensions Crash Course Workshop

Cameron Hendrix, StartupBus: New York

12:15 PM Baking Social Impact In To Your Business

Nate Heasley, Founder Goodnik

1 PM Lunch

1 PM Lunch

2:15 PM What I learned trying to hack science

Sara Petry, VP Product General Assembly

2:30 PM Big Risks with Little Data

Evan Hammer, StartupBus: New York, TechStars: Austin

2:45 PM How to Find Developers for your Startup

Somya Jain, Freelance Mobile Developer (iOS, Android, WP7)

2:45 PM Additional topics decided day of the event

3:15 PM Single-Page App Architecture

Aidan Feldman

3:15 Additional topics decided day of the event

4:25 PM Spreading Hacker Culture in Mexico

Eme Morato, StartupBus: Mexico

4:45 PM The StartupBus Story

Elias Bizannes, StartupBus Founder, San Francisco

5:15PM Social Hacking and Government

Eduardo Carrillo Albor, StartupBus: Mexico

12:45 PM Design for Developers and Other Non-Designers

Valerie Lisyansky, Partner SWARMNYC StartupBus: NYC

5:15 PM Additional topics chosen day of the event

5:45 PM Travel Hacking Workshop

Cesar Kuriyama, Founder 1Second EveryDay, StartupBus: NYC

5:45 PM Additional topics chosen day of the event

6:30 PM Drinks & Networking

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