Conduit To Host Mobile Summit In Celebration Of National Small Business Week On May 14th
FREE NEW YORK EVENT TO CENTER ON THE INTERSECTION BETWEEN SMALL BUSINESS AND TECH
NEW YORK, May 8, 2014
NEW YORK, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Watch the smartest minds in tech and the savviest minds in business join forces at the Conduit Mobile Summit, as they examine the economic and cultural forces driving the intersection of technology and small businesses in cities across America.
Panel discussions include "Making It Big: Small Biz Success in a Mobile World" and "The Rise of High Tech & Small Business in the Big City." Moderated by renowned small business guru Melinda Emerson, "Making It Big" will explore how small businesses can better integrate into today's mobile lifestyle. Panelists will include influential business leaders Rob Pulciani of Amazon, Javier Saade of the U.S. Small Business Administration's Office of Investment & Innovation, Li-at Karpel Gurwicz of Conduit Mobile, and more. "The Rise of High Tech," moderated by prominent technologist and entrepreneur Anil Dash, will study how big tech companies and small businesses intersect to influence cultures and economies in today's major cities. Panelists include technology gurus Rachel Greenwald of Etsy, Mo Koyfman of Spark Capital, Jessica Singleton of the City of New York, and others.
The summit also features a social media workshop hosted by Melinda Emerson: "How Every Small Business Owner Can Be a Social Media Ninja." Throughout the day, there will be a vendor expo with representatives from technology companies, the small business community, and public organizations.
WHO: Conduit Mobile, Melinda Emerson, Rob Pulciani (Amazon), Javier Saade (U.S. Small Business Administration's Office of Investment & Innovation), Rachel Greenwald (Etsy), Jessica Singleton (The City of New York), Anil Dash, Mo Koyfman (Spark Capital), Christian Ward (Yext), Andre LaMont (Muve Magazine), Matthew Mahoney (Booker)
Conduit Mobile Summit
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. EST
8:00 – Expo begins and breakfast is served
9:00 – Panel 1: "Making It Big: Small Biz Success in a Mobile World"
10:00 – Coffee break
10:30 – Panel 2: "The Rise of High Tech & Small Business in the Big City"
11:30 – Workshop: "How Every Small Business Owner Can Be a Social Media Ninja"