A day of panels, presentations, competitions, and mentoring designed to cross pollinate Silicon Valley’s expertise and the entrepreneurial energy of the heartland.
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
May 17, 2019
"The Seeds of Comeback Capital"
Coastal VC Panel:
"What We Want in Midwestern Startups"
Moderated by: Ben Bayat, NextGen Venture Partners
All the investors and founders
"The Rise of the Rest Investment Thesis"
Lunch and Keynote:
"Why I Organized the Comeback Cities Tours"
Congressman Tim Ryan
"How We Connected to Coastal Investors"
Moderated by: Morris Wheeler, Drummond Road Capital
"Using Your Alma Mater"
Moderated by: Nitin Pachisia, Unshackled Ventures
"How to Coach"
Jim Tressel, President ,
Former OSU Head Football Coach
Five startups compete for $175k in investment from:
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