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Thrival Entrepreneurship Day

September 19, 2019 to September 19, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15213

About This Event

In partnership with Innovation Works and TiE Pittsburgh, Thrival presents Entrepreneurship Day. This day of free programming will take place on Thursday, September 19, 2019 in the Carnegie Museum of Art Theatre and will be split into morning and afternoon sessions.  Thrival Entrepreneurship Day Schedule Morning Session Innovation Works: Navigating the Corporate Labyrinth 9 am-12 pm What I Wish I Knew Then- Having been on both sides of the aisle, former founders turned corporate innovation executives give their perspectives on closing corporate deals.  Founders + Funders Fireside Chat - You think they spend their days writing TPS reports; they think you spend your days playing ping pong. Startups and corporates can put their cultural differences aside to work together. Listen as they share how it's done.  Risky Business - To you it's red tape, to them it's mitigating risk. Hear about what's needed in order to get ahead of corporate risk requirements.  Afternoon Session TiE Pittsburgh: For Entrepreneurs, By Entrepreneurs 1 pm-4 pm Welcome: Prashant Ambe, President - TIE Pittsburgh Opening Keynote: “Curiosity Thrilled the Cat: How to Supercharge your Go-to-Market Strategy!”, Donna Pahel, Founder & CEO, 21 Day Story Coffee Chat 1: "Building Teams & Corporate Culture", Participants: Joe Stafura, Dawn Rucker, Krishna Pendyala Coffee Chat 2: “Angel Investing & Raising Funds”, Participants: Vivek Soni (TiE Boston Angels), Ed Engler, Catherine Mott, Ilana Diamond Business Mentoring: Introduction: Ray Milhem, Startup Pitch: Andrew Knox (AKM Production) Closing Keynote: “Entrepreneurship - Innovation, Disruption and Unintended Consequences!”, Ashok Rao, TiE Global, Former Chairman, Chairman and Principal Investor in several entrepreneurial ventures Open Q&A Panel and Closing, Kit Needham There will be giveaways and raffles! For more information, visit Parking and lunch are not included. Thrival Festival is presented by Ascender. T