LaunchPad Long Island Accelerator Officially Blasts Off

Lauch Pad Long IslandThe countdown for accepting applications for LaunchPad LI’s Summer 2013 Accelerator Program has begun. Applications are now being accepted thru May 17, 2013. We will review and select applicants to come in for interviews on a rolling basis. We will notify all accepted applicants by the end of May. The Summer 2013 Class will begin on June 3rd and launch with a Summer Blast Off Party!

What you will get out of the LaunchPad Accelerator Program:

  • Mentorship 
  • Seed funding
  • Free office space
  • Exposure and Access to investors
  • Legal, Financial, Business Development, Marketing & Sales Support
  • Fun Experiences & Lifelong Lessons

Inventors & Entrepreneurs of Long Island – Nassau and Suffolk County Mixer

Hello My Name IsThe Inventors & Entrepreneurs of Long Island are having a social mixer with both Suffolk and Nassau Inventors & Entrepreneurs (non county event) on Wednesday, February 20, 2013.

This will be a great opportunity to get to meet inventors and entrepreneurs from Long Island and for us to connect outside of the meetings and network. Inventors, entrepreneurs, resources.. bring your spouse or a friend…or make one!

Learn more and RSVP on Meetup.com

Company Camp for Long Island’s High School and Middle School Students

Company Camp LogoCompany Camp is a 10 week entrepreneurial training course where “campers” form teams, ideate products, test markets, hire web designers and raise capital and at the end of the day, create a business.

Company Camp will be premiering the documentary, The Startup Kids, holding SKYPE and in-person question and answer sessions with tech and entrepreneurial business leaders and one lucky team or individual (assuming a minimum “Camp” of 15″) will receive $10,000 to be put toward their business.

The cost of the program is $1,499 and includes the 25 hour, 10 week program, dinner each week (pizza, salad, water and/or soda).

Stories from the Front – The Entrepreneurial Experience – January 14, 2013

Bookhaven National LaboratoryAn informative on-going series for Long Island entrepreneurs to learn as they network and connect. This network aims to support entrepreneurs in achieving their vision of building successful new ventures. Listen and ask questions as these successful entrepreneurs offer insight and inspiration through their stories.

Panel to Include

  • Dr. James A. Hayward (Chairman, President, and CEO of Applied DNA Sciences)
  • Tyler Roye (CEO, GroupGifting.com)

Workshop Agenda

  • 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Registration and networking
  • 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Panel Discussion, Presentation with Q & A
  • 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Networking with refreshments

Learn More and Register >