The Startup Community Way: Evolving an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Quito
Tue, Nov 3, 2020, 5:00 PM (GMT-5)

About this event

We are in the midst of a startup revolution. The growth and proliferation of innovation-driven startup activity is profound, unprecedented, and global in scope. Today, it is understood that communities of support and knowledge-sharing go along with other resources. The importance of collaboration and a long-term commitment has gained wider acceptance. These principles are adopted in many startup communities throughout the world.

Join early-stage investor and entrepreneur, Brad Feld, in a discussion about something near and dear to our hearts: entrepreneurial communities. Brad will discuss what makes startup communities thrive and how to improve collaboration in these rapidly evolving, complex environments.

Brad Feld lives in Boulder, Colorado and Homer, Alaska with his wife and is on a quest to run a marathon in every state in the US.Brad has been an early-stage investor and entrepreneur since 1987. Prior to co-founding Foundry Group, he co-founded Mobius Venture Capital and, prior to that, founded Intensity Ventures. Brad is also a co-founder of TechStars.In addition to his investing efforts, Brad has been active with several non-profit organizations and currently is chair of the National Center for Women & Information Technology, co-chair of Startup Colorado, and on the board of UP Global. Brad is a nationally recognized speaker on the topics of venture capital investing and entrepreneurship and writes the widely read blogs Feld Thoughts, Startup Revolution, and Ask the VC. Brad holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Management Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Brad is also an avid art collector and long-distance runner. He has completed 23 marathons as part of his mission to finish a marathon in each of the 50 states.

Speaker

  • Brad Feld

    Brad Feld

    Foundry Group

    Co - Founder

    We are in the midst of a startup revolution. The growth and proliferation of innovation-driven startup activity is profound, unprecedented, and global in scope. Today, it is understood that communities of support and knowledge-sharing go along with other resources. The importance of collaboration and a long-term commitment has gained wider acceptance. These principles are adopted in many sta...

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  • When

    Tuesday, Nov 3
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (-05)

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    • Warwick Donaldson

      Warwick Donaldson

      Startup Grind

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      Chris Joannou

      Startup Grind Melbourne

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