We are excited to announce the launch of our sixth Business Fundamentals Bootcamp. The event will take place on October 19, 2012 and is hosted by Cambridge Innovation Center.
As with past Bootcamp events, we will be lining up an all-star cast of participants from the Greater Boston business community as speakers and panelists. This Bootcamp is designed especially for CEOs and CXO’s of early stage and rapidly growing companies with a focus on the tactical and operational expertise that you need to manage your growing business. More than 20 speakers will lead sessions focused on the functional areas of marketing, finance, law, and human resources to approximately 125 attendees
The Theme of this event is “Hitting the Growth Curve”, and the event concludes with a networking reception for participants and presenters.
11:30am-11:45pm: Opening Remarks
11:50pm-12:35pm: Breakout Session #1
12:40pm-1:25pm: Breakout Session #2
1:30pm-2:30pm: Lunch & Panel Sponsored by ADP
2:35pm-3:20pm: Breakout Session #3
3:25pm-4:10pm: Breakout Session #4
4:15pm-4:30pm Closing Remarks
4:30pm-6:00pm: Networking & Cocktail Event Sponsored by Nowspeed Inc.
BREAKOUT SESSION #1: 11:50-12:35pm
BREAKOUT SESSION #2: 12:40-1:25pm
LUNCH & PANEL: 1:30-2:30pm
Title: Hitting the Growth Curve!
Moderator: Steve Snyder, Gesmer Updegrove LLP
Panelists: Christopher Mirabile, Co-Managing Director, LaunchPad Venture Group
Kent Bennett, Vice-President, Bessemer Ventures Partners
David Beisel, Partner, NextView Ventures
Location: Havana Room, 5th Floor
BREAKOUT SESSION #3: 2:35-3:20pm
BREAKOUT SESSION #4: 3:25-4:10pm
Topic: Finance & Administration
Speaker: Charlie Popkin, Longwood Associates
Title: Business Growth & Risk Management: Proactive Steps & Pitfalls to Avoid
Topic: Strategy & Marketing
Speaker: Dan Powdermaker, Independent Consultant
Title: Growth Curve and Staying on Top: Developing Focus to Execute, Achieve and Win