May 4, 2017
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Dell Medical School Health Learning Building (HLB) Auditorium
Admission: $95 (lunch and parking included)
To register, visit the Eventbrite registration site.
The ATX Aging & Innovation Summit will include entrepreneurs, academics, practitioners
and investors who will:
WELCOME / INTRO 9:00-9:15 am
FRAMING THE OPPORTUNITY (Opening Keynote) 9:15-10:15 am
NEWEST INNOVATIONS AND TRENDS (PechaKucha style presentations) 10:30-Noon
LUNCH Noon-12:45 pm (included in your registration fee)
BUSINESS PERSPECTIVES 12:45-1:30 pm
INVESTOR PERSPECTIVES 1:30-2:10 pm
CLOSING KEYNOTE 2:20-2:50 pm
EPIC OFFICE HOURS (by Capital Factory at Dell Medical School) 3:00-4:30 pm
Wendy Smith, Director, Health Tech, Capital Factory
Capital Factory’s Epic Office Hours are lightning-speed mentor sessions between experienced investors, business leaders, lawyers and mentors and start-ups working in the aging space.
VALUE ADD: Our community partner, TEN Capital, is planning a conference the day before our event, which is focused on healthcare. The event is geared toward helping start-up and growth-stage Texas-based healthcare companies reach the next level. Investors from across the U.S. will meet with qualified companies in one-on-one sessions. Last year’s event brought 100 companies and 65 investors together for 260 1:1 sessions, resulting in $54M in funding. The event is May 3, 2017, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. You can apply to join the funding forum here.
Event steering committee/advisors:
Margo Weisz, City Lights Group – Event Chair; Mellie Price, Dell Medical School; Steve Scheibal, Dell Medical School; Sly Majid, Mayor’s Office; Jessica Lemann, AARP; Susann Keohane, IBM; Dennis Cavner, Mission Capital; Eugene Sepulveda, Capital Factory; John Thornborrow, Vitesse Capital Partners; Hall Martin, TEN Capital Group; Char Hu, The Helper Bees; Jennifer Vickers, Community Investment Corp.
How do I register?
Please register via our Eventbrite site.
Where do I park?
Parking validation is included in the registration fee. However, in order for parking to be validated, you must park in the Health Transformation Garage. See map. Pull a ticket when you enter the garage and bring it with you to the Health Learning Building, where it will be validated at the 1st floor concierge desk.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Teresa Ferguson, Executive Director, AustinUP