GeekTank is LIVE, Here!
We’ll be covering GeekTank by MIT Enterprise Forum and friends here today along with Blogger’s Alley & Mixed Media Fusion!
We’ll start running some streams here at 5:30 p.m. or so but the action will really start at 6:30 p.m. when Tonya Shultz and Social Chats starts their live program. All the streams will be collected here so scroll down to find a channel or camera angle you like
MIT Enterprise Forum & Miami Innovation Fund (MIF) Present the “GeekTank”
Try your best to make it but if not, you can watch the action live right here!
We will be aggregating a bunch of live streams from the event here on this page:
This introduction is from their Eventbrite page:
What does a startup need most?
If you ask most entrepreneurs, money is probably at the top of the list. To help meet this need, MIT South Florida & MIF have teamed up to offer a lucky winner or winners the opportunity to compete for a $20,000 term sheet from MIF in front of the GeekTank panel for one night only.
If you are a technology startup building a SaaS product, gaming app, mobile app, software product, and/or a social networking product please submit your business plan to MIF via:
Even if you are not a startup, this is a unique opportunity for you to learn and gain first hand insights into how professional angel investors make the decision to put their money at risk.
There is no cost to submit your company and the deadline for submissions has been extended until June 12th, 2013 at 6PM!!!
Read more about MIF at: www.MiamiInnovationFund.com
Does your company have what it takes to win?
Edwards Wildman Palmer will contribute $5,OOO in legal fees to the winner as part of their Help Innovators Thrive program.
Another amazing prize just announced is The LAB Miami is giving 1 Permanent Desk Membership (LAB Coat) for 1 full year OR 2 Shared Space Memberships (LABrat Plus) for 1 full year ($6,000 value)
Total Prize Money for First Place is now $31,000.00 in cash and services!!!
We started up a Pinboard for the fabulous sponsors of this event and excellent startup resources in general. Please feel free to add/suggest your own!
Miami Herald article on GeekTank:
Other cool GeekTank Links:
IMPORTANT INFO FOR GEEKTANK (TUES, JUNE 18, 6:30PM, CITRIX):
Host Twitter: @MITForumFL
Host Site: http://mitforumfl.org/
Bloggers Alley: https://twitter.com/
Latest PR for event: http://www.prlog.org/
Livestream Links: http://citywide.tv/
Many thanks to Mixed Media Fusion, Bloggers Alley, and the Citywide Crew!