Creating a Pitch Deck that Gets Funded

On Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at 5:30PM, the MIT Enterprise Forum of DC and Baltimore presents another event in its Mentor series, Creating a Pitch Deck that Gets Funded. Cynthia Traeger will describe in detail Pitch Decks and what is necessary in creating a fundable pitch deck and the key touch points in presenting successfully […]

Patents, Innovators and Venture Capital

An engaging and diverse discussion on the importance of patents for early-stage ventures and raising capital, presented by Startups Ignite, the MIT Enterprise Forum of DC and Baltimore, Patent Portfolio Builders and Nova Labs. Join us for a night of cheering new ventures pitching, listening to a panel discuss the hot topic of the relevance […]

Innovation Defensibility and Venture Capital

An engaging and diverse discussion on the importance of patents for early-stage ventures and raising capital.   On November 16, 2017 at 5:30pm, the MIT Enterprise Forum of DC and Baltimore and Startups-Ignite will present Innovation Defensibility and Venture Capital. This event will be hosted at 1916 Isaac Newton Square W, Reston, VA 20190. Area […]

See Into the Future of Tech: Artificial Intelligence

See into the future of tech. Explore big ideas, discuss the impact and rise of emerging technologies. Get involved, connect, and expand your digital horizon to see what’s around the bend. On October 18, 2017 at 5:30pm, the MIT Enterprise Forum of DC and Baltimore, Arlington Economic Development, Startups-Ignite, Stanford Entrepreneurship in Washington, DC and […]

Artificial intelligence: An Investor’s Overview

On October 18, 2017 at 5:30pm, the MIT Enterprise Forum of DC and Baltimore, Arlington Economic Development, Startups-Ignite, Stanford Entrepreneurship in Washington, DC and IEEE Society Washington Section will present Artificial Intelligence: Getting Down to the Binary. This event will be hosted at 1776, 2231 Crystal Dr. #1000, 10th Floor, Arlington, VA 22202. Register Here […]

Exploring Artificial Intelligence

On October 18, 2017 at 5:30pm, the MIT Enterprise Forum of DC and Baltimore, Arlington Economic Development, Startups-Ignite, Stanford Entrepreneurship in Washington, DC and IEEE Society Washington Section will present: Artificial Intelligence: Getting Down to the Binary We’ve assembled a panel of leading AI Practitioners and Investors to better understand how AI will impact our […]

Entrepreneurs Learn to Pitch at MIT Enterprise Forum of Washington DC Event

In front of a packed room of enthusiastic entrepreneurs, The MIT Enterprise Forum of Washington DC and Baltimore held its first event of 2016, Pitching to Investors Without Getting Caught in a Sandtrap, hosted by the Kogod School of Business at American University on February 18th. The event featured networking and pizza, followed by Jonathan […]

The MIT Enterprise Forum’s Event ~ Pitching to Investors Without Getting Caught in a Sandtrap Hosted By Kogod School of Business At American University

Full Program For Thursday, February 18th : 6:30 PM Registration and networking 7:00 – 7:05/7:10 Opening remarks from Dean Carmel 7:10 – 8:00 Jonathan Aberman, Pitching to Investors Without Getting Caught in a Sandtrap 8:00 – 8:10 Break 8:10 – 8:20 Agora VR Pitch Deck/Presentation 8:20 – 8:30 Panel comments Q&A 8:30 – 8:40 Budget […]

Avoiding Sandtraps

I had a few minutes to speak with Jonathan Aberman, one of our experts for our upcoming event, Pitching to Investors without Getting Caught in a Sandtrap, Feb. 18th at American University. As an investor, you see many deals, meet with few and invest in an even smaller group.  Much easier to pass on a […]