2016 INNOVATION SUMMIT | FULL AGENDA
8am-10am - REAL ESTATE SPEED NETWORKING BREAKFAST
Attendees will have the opportunity to engage with several Brooklyn real estate titans in small groups. This up-close-and-personal format was a huge highlight of our inaugural 2015 summit.
10:00am - OPENING REMARKS
Downtown Brooklyn Partnership's incoming President welcomes attendees.
10:30am - PANEL | SIZE MATTERS
New York City's most prolific builders come together to discuss Brooklyn's changing skyline and the race to the sky.
11:20am - TALK | MAKING IT
Learn about the transportation project that has the potential to transform the innovation corridor along the Brooklyn-Queens waterfront.
11:30am - SHOWCASE | EAT YOUR HEART OUT, BROOKLYN
Sample delicious plates crafted by Brooklyn's top food entrepreneurs, check out products from local Brooklyn creatives, and network with fellow summit attendees.
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12:30pm KEYNOTE | AT THE HEART OF THE HUSTLE
Claude Silver, Chief Heart Officer, VaynerMedia
12:45pm - PANEL | LAUNCH. SCALE. THRIVE.
Brooklyn Design, Product Development, UX, and Biz Dev innovators discuss what it takes to scale your business.
1:35pm - PANEL | SHOW ME THE MONEY
Experts from the VC community advise how to raise funding for your startup.
6:00pm - PITCH CONTEST | CoLab-Factory, 14 Dekalb Ave
Come out to support five Brooklyn-based entrepreneurs pitching for funding at our fifth and largest Make It in Brooklyn pitch contest. Networking, drinks, and snacks included.