Aging 2.0 Atlanta Chapter Announces Global Start-Up Search

Atlanta
Thu, Apr 27, 2017, 6:00 PM (EDT)

Atlanta
Aging2.0's Global Startup Search is a competition for aging-focused startups to showcase their company to an international audience, be part of a global community & win prizes. Through a series of local pitch events, online voting + judging, & finale showcase featuring the most elite startups, Aging2.0 will crown an entrepreneur with the grand prize: cash, mentorship & an international spotlight.

WHEN: Thursday, April 27th, 2017, 6:00 - 9:00pm

WHERE: Cobb Senior Services- Marietta, Georgia

REGISTRATION: Will be open soon

INTERESTED STARTUPS: If you are a startup interested in the opportunity to pitch at the Washington, DC Global Startup Search Event, please apply at the following link: https://www.aging2.com/global-startup-search/

SPONSORS: If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please email Atlanta@aging2.com.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The Aging2.0 Global Startup Search is an annual program designed to search the world for the best aging-focused startups. The competition kicks off with a series of pitch events in Chapter cities around the world - hundreds of startups apply to compete and local teams carefully select participants and judges for each event. The winning startup from each local pitch event moves forward to an online voting round, where the general public and panel of expert judges evaluate and contribute to the selection of finalists. The finale pitch event will take place during the Aging2.0 OPTIMIZE Conference in San Francisco November 14-15, 2017. This program is supported by Google for Entrepreneurs. 

Judges

  • Jessica Gill

    Jessica Gill

    Cobb Senior Services

    Executive Director

  • George Valentine

    George Valentine

    Cox Communcations, Inc.

    Executive Director

  • Elisabeth O. Burgess

    Elisabeth O. Burgess

    Georgia State University

    Director, Gerontology Institute

  • Brian Jones

    Brian Jones

    Georgia Tech

    Director, Aware Home Research Initiative Senior Research Engineer, Interactive Media Technology Center

  • Wayne Lazarus

    Wayne Lazarus

    Attorney/ Investor (Retired)

    Former Member Governor's Technology Board

  • Larry McHugh

    Larry McHugh

    Atlanta Technology Angels

    Mentor, Certified Investor, Volunteer

When

Thursday, Apr 27
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)

Where

Cobb Senior Services
1150 Powder Springs St., Suite 100 Marietta, GA30064

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