Defense Innovation & Ask Me Anything with Richard Lipsey and Bill Robinson
Join us for Capital Factory’s Monthly Defense Innovation Ask Me Anything! You will hear a comprehensive overview from experienced professionals in the defense scene and also get a chance to introduce yourself and ask questions. This is your chance to learn about new defense opportunities, working with the government, defense fast track programs and much more.
This month we will be reviewing the Defense Academy, an upcoming Capital Factory event that provides an in depth discussion on obtaining funding from the US Government. You will hear from Richard Lipsey, President at Alamo AFCEA, Bill Robinson, Vice President of Memberships at Alamo AFCEA, and Kevin Landtroop, Vice President of Defense at Capital Factory.
What to Expect
2:00 PM- Introduction to Capital Factory
2:15 PM- Overview of guest speaker background
2:45 PM- Audience Q&A
You’ll get answers to questions like…
Why startups should work with the government.
What opportunities there are for your startup.
How contracting with the government works.
What is a “solicitation”?
How to be protect yourself against risks
Examples of successful startups
Departmet of Defense – Defense Innovation Unit
US Army – Army Futures Command
Air Force – AFWERX
Special Operations – SOFWERX
Plus answers to your own questions!
You’ll find out about…
Department of Defense – Defense Innovation Unit
Defense Innovation fast track programs
Incubators & Accelerators
Examples of successful startups that won government contracts