ACS
ENTREPRENEUR SUMMIT

November 15-16 | Washington D.C.
National Education Association
1201 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20036

Early Bird Ticket Prices:
ACS Early Bird: $125 (Non-member)
ACS Early Bird: $79 (ACS Member)

The ACS Entrepreneur Summit is an event for startups, small businesses, investors, corporate partners, government officials, students, professors, researchers, and journalists who wish to gain:

Opportunities to network with entrepreneurs, private investors, and corporate innovators

Greater insight into interests, trends, opportunities, and challenges in chemical entrepreneurship

Practical advice and information for chemistry-based startups and small businesses

New ways of approaching operational challenges, value proposition, and customer development

SPEAKERS

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
ROBERT HERJAVEC

Robert Herjavec

AFTERNOON KEYNOTE SPEAKER
DAVID S. BEM, PH.D.

David S. Bem

Day 1 

Registration
8:00am

Welcoming Remarks - 9:00am
ACS - 
Thomas M. Connelly, Jr., Ph.D., Executive Director & CEO

Industry Innovation Spotlights:
The Dow Chemical Company
Evonik Industries AG
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
Novartis
Procter & Gamble
TOK America
The Forbes Funds
Waters Corporation

Closing Remarks
ACS - Kenneth J. Polk, Esq., Innovation Counsel

Reception Sponsored by P&G
5:30pm to 7:00pm
By invitation only

*Presentation titles may change

Day 2

Registration
8:00am

Rising Star - 9:00am
Rubitection, Inc.

Entrepreneur's Journey
X-Therma Inc.

Prototype Development

Alabama Innovation & Mentoring of Entrepreneur Center

The Culture of Innovating
Chemical Abstract Service (CAS)

Licensing
Thomson Coburn, LLC

Getting to a Deal
Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic

Evolution of the University Startup
National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2)

Adjourn
4:30pm

*Presentation titles may change

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