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Startup Maryland Supports Fosterly COLLABORATE — The Innovator’s Conference in Washington DC, January 23+24
January 15, 2015: Washington, DC – All of us here at Startup Maryland are very excited to invite you to Collaborate, an innovation conference we’re participating in January 23rd & 24th in Washington DC.</p>

“Startup Maryland is delighted to be in the Resource Expo showcasing our initiatives around Celebration, Connections, Coaching and Capital.,” stated Michael Binko, founder and president of Startup Maryland.  “We’ll be highlighting the results of the third-annual  Pitch Across Maryland, our upcoming Raise Your Game bootcamp for entrepreneurs and our plans to engage side-line angel investors across the region,” added Binko.

At Collaborate, we’ll be joining a stellar assembly of hundreds of innovators and entrepreeurs from organizations like Google X, Twitter, Github, Facebook, Alibaba, Makerbot, NASA, GSA, the White House and more for two days of engaging conversation and hands-on learning.

We know you will want to “see and be seen” at Collaborate so what are you waiting for!!

Collaborate will feature over 120 speakers from across sectors including Tom Chi (Google X co-founder), Megan Smith (Chief Technology Officer of the United States of America), Dr. Robert Griffin (Deputy Undersecretary of the Department of Homeland Security) and many others. You can check out the impressive speakers here: http://collaborate.fosterly.com/speakers/.
We will see you there!

About Startup Maryland:

Startup Maryland (www.startupmd.org) is a regions initiative launched out of UPGlobal – an entity fostered jointly by the Case Foundation and The Kauffman Foundation for Entrepreneurship. Startup Maryland was forged to bring entrepreneurial resources together, improve awareness/celebration and increase access to capital / deal flow and mentorship, while also bringing together entrepreneurs in a community of support to drive economic outcomes.

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