ACS
ENTREPRENEUR SUMMIT

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

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


Welcoming remarks
ACS - 
Thomas M. Connelly, Jr., Ph.D., Executive Director & CEO

Confirmed participating speakers from:
The Dow Chemical Company
Evonik
Mitsui Chemicals
Novartis
Procter & Gamble
TOK America
UpPrize | The Forbes Funds
Waters Corporation

More companies to be announced

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

Day 2


Confirmed participating speakers from:
Alabama Innovation & Mentoring of Entrepreneur Center
Chemical Abstract Service (CAS)
Keiretsu Forum
National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2)
Rubitection
X-Therma Inc.

More companies to be announced

Day 2 will include:

  • Advanced Learning Session Block
  • Three Separate Panel Discussions
     

SPONSORS

PLATINUM SPONSOR

SILVER SPONSOR

BRONZE SPONSORS

BLUE SPONSORS

  • Want to become a sponsor? Contact startup@acs.org for more information.