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Next Gen @ Philadelphia Powered by Capital One
Saturday, October 20th, 2018 MakeOffices at 17th & Market
About Next Gen @ Philadelphia
Next Gen @ Philadelphia powered by Capital One is the premier event to connect with fellow game-changing entrepreneurs, tech enthusiasts, and business minds from the Philadelphia area. Next Gen @ Philadelphia provides the resources you'll need to grow and succeed along your journey, both personally and professionally. Join fellow change-makers for a day packed with 1-on-1 mentorship, a live investment pitch competition, team collaboration, and more. Apply today to reserve your spot!
Why You Should Come to a Next Gen Event?
NETWORK with venture funds like DFJ, Bessemer, and more.
Get MENTORED by the founders of billion dollar brands.
CONNECT with executives and recruiters from Facebook, Google, Walmart, & Blackrock.
LISTEN to incredible keynote speakers and panelists.
PITCH your startup to a panel of leading investors and VC firms for funding.
MINGLE with other bright entrepreneurs who are passionate in the areas of technology, social entrepreneurship, politics, and more.
Mentoring: Mentor sessions can be reserved day of at the venue.
Pitching: You can apply to the pitch competition after reserving your ticket.
Parking: There is paid parking available and limited free parking in the surrounding area.
*Schedule subject to change*
9:30 AM: Registration Opens (Please arrive by 10:15 AM latest. Early-bird mentoring available.)
10:30 AM: Opening Remarks from Joe Westcott | Delaware Market President, Capital One
10:45 AM: Next Gen @ Philadelphia Kick-Off
11 AM: Midwest to Millions: Featuring Adrian France (Co-Founder, Odyssey Media)
12:30 PM: Life of a Young Founder: Shark Tank, F30u30, and Crating your Narrative | Featuring Nick Pirollo and Jess Edelstein | Moderated by Zak Slayback
1:15 PM: Lunch @ MakeOffices | Presented by City Tap House
2:00 PM: A Conversation with Wayne Kimmel, SeventySix Capital
3:15 PM: Pitch Competition Final Round
4:00 PM: Pitch Competition Awards and Closing Ceremonies
Thank You to our Food Sponsors
Next Gen @ Philadelphia Partners
Previous Next Gen Event Mentors
The sign-up process for 1:1 mentoring sessions will occur on-site during the event.