Event Calendar

Emerging Business and Entrepreneur Event

Supported by the Entrepreneur Center @NVTC

March 17, 2009

7:30-8:15 am Registration & Networking
8:15-9:15 am Program
9:15-10:00 am More Networking

Smart Growth: Doing More with Less

In these tough economic times, emerging businesses must cut costs to preserve cash but must do so carefully so as not to damage the overall viability. This event will feature a panel of experienced entrepreneurs that will discuss best practices around how to create a new lean organization and focus it on retaining existing customers and acquiring new ones.

Moderator: Kim Hart - The Washington Post

Jonathan Aberman, Managing Director, Amplifier Networks, LLC
Todd Bramblett, CEO, LeverPoint
Steve Balistreri, Audit Partner, Argy, Wiltse & Robinson, P.C.

Emerging Business and Technology Showcase

As part of this event, there will once again be an Emerging Business and Technology Showcase featuring small NVTC member companies. The following companies have been selected to be exhibitors at the event:

Balance Interactive
Counterpoint Consulting
Expert Choice
HostVentures.com, Inc.
ISG Prime
NewVision Health
PC Recycler, Inc.
Racepoint Group
ScenPro, Inc
Steel City Re
Velocity Telecom


Gold Sponsors: Amplifier Networks, LLC; Office of Research and Economic Development at George Mason University; KnowledgeBank; LeverPoint
Silver Sponsors: Pillsbury; RedShift Ventures

Supported by:

The Entrepreneur Center @NVTC

The Center for Innovative Technology
2214 Rock Hill Road
Herndon, VA
Directions to The Center for Innovative Technology

Member: No Charge
General Audience: $ 75.00

*Special Government Rate:
Special rate extended to full-time U.S. federal, state and local government employees. Pre-Registration must come from a government e-mail address. Walk-ins and on-site registrations must show government ID at event. Contact events@nvtc.org to register for this event at a discounted rate.

Walk-in Prices:
Member: No Charge
General Audience: $ 85.00

Walk-ins will be accepted on a space-available basis.



Registration Policies

All attendees must have a paid registration to enter an event. Advance registration and payment is required. Pre-registration will close 24/48 hrs prior to the event. Once pre-registration has closed, all registrations will be considered a "walk-in registration" and will be assessed an additional fee to any payment rendered. Events for which payment is not required will not be assessed this fee. For sold-out events, no walk-ins will be accepted.

Photo Release
By registering for this event, I hereby consent to and authorize the use and reproduction, in print or electronic format, by NVTC or its authorized agents, of any and all photographs which may be taken of me at this event, for any publicity purpose, without compensation. I acknowledge and agree that all images, whether electronic, negatives and positives or otherwise, together with the prints, are owned by NVTC. I hereby acknowledge that I am 18 years of age or older and have read and understood the terms of this authorization and release.

Cancellations must be made in writing and sent to events@nvtc.org more than two business days in advance in order to receive a refund. No-shows will not receive a refund.

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Confirmations and Receipts
NVTC provides registration confirmations ONLY upon request. If you would like to confirm your registration, please send your request to events@nvtc.org and we will be happy to check your registration status. Thank you.