Supporting Startups to Fuel American Competitiveness
Statistics show that new business formation and entrepreneurship in America are falling behind and America is losing talent to countries overseas. Join us for a panel conversation to examine the current environment for startup businesses and discuss ways to make certain America remains the land of opportunity for innovators and job creators.
Sen. Jerry Moran- Republican Senator for Kansas
John Dearie- Founder and President, Center for American Entrepreneurship
Jason Wiens- Policy Director in Entrepreneurship, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Jason Tatge- Co-Founder & CEO, Farmobile
Jeff Farrah- Vice President of Government Affairs, National Venture Capitalist Association
Rachel Wolbers- Policy Directory, Engine
Moderator- Eugene Sepulveda- CEO, Entrepreneurs Foundation & Director, Capital Factory
WHO IT’S FOR:
If you are a founder, investor, mentor, looking to network, or are in town for the conference and feel strongly about the subject, this panel is for you.
Open to non-SXSW badge holders.
The event will take place on the 16th floor at Capital Factory, in the Antone’s room.
Press Inquiries, please contact Jordan at Jordan_Langdon@moran.senate.gov.
Don’t forget to tweet us @JerryMoran and follow the event on Twitter using the hashtag #StartupAct!