IEEE N3XT Austin 2016

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17 September 2016 | Galvanize Austin | Austin, TX, USA

The name N3XT™ embodies the spirit of future technological development by using the root of the word “next,” and the numeral “3” to represent the three event pillars of ideas, innovation, and inspiration. By bringing together the technical entrepreneur community, this event will foster collaboration and innovation, as well as provide encouragement and skills building to entrepreneurs looking to make their mark.

Speakers

Michael Hyatt

Dragon on CBC's Next Gen Den

Randi Sumner

Senior Director, Strategy & Entrepreneurship, IEEE

Devon Ryan

Founder of LION Mobile and IEEE-USA Board Young Professionals Representative

Whurley

Founder & CEO at Honest Dollar

Aneshia Y. Smith

Executive Director of the Aneshia Y. Smith Institute for Women and Girls

Jessica F. Winchester

Associate at Bookoff McAndrews PLLC

Kevin Koym

Founder and CEO of Tech Ranch

Ryan Lund

Co-Founder of Cerebri AI Inc.

Hall T. Martin

Founder and CEO of the Texas Entrepreneur Network

Robert Oakley

R&D support at re:3D, Inc

Mellie Price

Executive Director of Technology Innovation at the Dell Medical School

John Martin Taboada

Managing Member at Taboada Law Firm, PLLC

Rani Yadav-Ranjan

Founder and Chief Executive of 4PIA, Inc. (People In Action)

Tiana Laurence

Chief Marketing Officer at Factom

Ross Spencer Garsson

Member at Dickinson Wright PLLC

Meshell Baker

Founder/Owner of Meshell Baker

Jim Jefferies

Retired AT&T and Lucent Technologies Executive

David Smith

President of Social Care Inc.

Ted Lehr

Data Architect, City of Austin

Fawzi Behmann

President, TelNet Management Consulting, Inc.

William Hulsey

Founder of HULSEY PC

Zvi Yaniv

President/CEO at Advanced Technology Generator

Graham Fuller

Senior Relationship Manager, Mercer Consumer’s Professional Occupations Practice

Ayanna Howard

Chief Technology Officer at Zyrobotics

Barry Hutt

CEO of Viviota

Leslie Martinich

Founder and President of Competitive Focus

Joseph Pinkerton

Founder-CEO Clean Energy Labs

Mauro Togneri

Retired Engineer, Consultant, Founder

Matt Glazer

Executive Director of the Austin Young Chamber of Commerce (AYC) and Austin Young Chamber of Commerce Foundation (AYCF)

Bill Blackstone

General Manager, Galvanize

Sessions

Track: The Bigger Picture
Track: Startup Inspiration
Track: Fundamentals of Startups

Light Breakfast Buffet

Continental Breakfast All day coffee, tea, sodas

Opening Keynote with Michael Hyatt – Austin 2016

Michael Hyatt became a self-made millionaire when he was just 25 and built two highly successful tech firm valued in the hundreds of millions. Today, he ranks as one of...
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Michael Hyatt

Intellectual Property & Patents

You’ve created your idea and it is a great one. The team has worked so hard on it but next thing you know someone is doing something similar or possibly...
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Joseph Pinkerton
William Hulsey
Ross Spencer Garsson
John Martin Taboada
Jessica F. Winchester

Entrepreneurship in Emerging Industries: What do you do when your industry has never existed before?

The challenges, rewards and journey of working with Blockchain technology.
Tiana Laurence

What Dissonance? Government Data and Cool Opportunities for Entrepreneurs

Multi-billion dollar industries have been built using data from the Global Positioning System and NOAA weather satellites made public by the United States federal government.     Zillow uses property...
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Ted Lehr

The Value of Your V.I.S.I.O.N.

Meshell Baker will review 6 Steps to help you eliminate the perfectionism that is prohibiting you from taking action. Instead of offering you options of what to DO, Meshell will...
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Meshell Baker

Learn About Dell Medical School & Health Tech

This session will feature an overview of the vision behind the Dell Medical School as well as insights into how technology innovation will play a role in building a vital,...
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Mellie Price

The 7 Essentials to Successful Solo-Preneurship

The participants will learn the seven essential practices to being a successful solo-preneur, an entrepreneur who works primarily without employees. The presenter developed these seven essentials based on her twelve years...
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Aneshia Y. Smith

Capstone Keynote with Whurley – 2016 N3XT Austin

Whurley is the founder and CEO of Honest Dollar; a fintech startup bringing honesty, transparency, and simplicity to the financial services industry. Whurley’s career has spanned over 20 years working...
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Whurley

Light Breakfast Buffet

Continental Breakfast All day coffee, tea, sodas

Opening Keynote with Michael Hyatt – Austin 2016

Michael Hyatt became a self-made millionaire when he was just 25 and built two highly successful tech firm valued in the hundreds of millions. Today, he ranks as one of...
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Michael Hyatt

Startups, AI and Buzzword Bingo

One startup’s story through pivots and hiccups to viable business and more of the same.
Ryan Lund

Don’t Just Build a Startup: Launch a Personal Revolution

Many business people make the mistake of thinking business is just about business. Kevin explains why successful entrepreneurs will tell you what really matters is who they became through the process of building the business(es)...
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Kevin Koym

Panel: What Can Every Entrepreneur Learn from Robots?

Special thanks to the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society for your leadership in the field of robotics and support for IEEE Entrepreneurship Activity within your organization as well as IEEE...
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Ayanna Howard
Robert Oakley

The Value of Your V.I.S.I.O.N.

Meshell Baker will review 6 Steps to help you eliminate the perfectionism that is prohibiting you from taking action. Instead of offering you options of what to DO, Meshell will...
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Meshell Baker

IoT & 5G Unleashed!

IoT Market is estimated at $ 4 trillion dollars in revenue by 2020. But more important, advanced technology such as 5G Communications and Virtualization such as SDN/NFV are all empowering...
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Fawzi Behmann

Scaling: How to NOT fail fast

Successful serial entrepreneurs, growth-hacking experts and insurance leaders join together for a discussion on the fundamentals of scaling your business and surviving the trials and tribulations of growing from bootstrap...
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Graham Fuller
Zvi Yaniv
Rani Yadav-Ranjan
Devon Ryan

Capstone Keynote with Whurley – 2016 N3XT Austin

Whurley is the founder and CEO of Honest Dollar; a fintech startup bringing honesty, transparency, and simplicity to the financial services industry. Whurley’s career has spanned over 20 years working...
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Whurley

Light Breakfast Buffet

Continental Breakfast All day coffee, tea, sodas

Opening Keynote with Michael Hyatt – Austin 2016

Michael Hyatt became a self-made millionaire when he was just 25 and built two highly successful tech firm valued in the hundreds of millions. Today, he ranks as one of...
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Michael Hyatt

Angel Investor Pitch Session with Hall T. Martin

The Texas Entrepreneur Networks will hold a funding forum to showcase 3 startups seeking funding.  Each will have 10 minutes to pitch followed by 5 minutes of Q&A. In addition...
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Barry Hutt
Hall T. Martin

Do or Do Not, There is No Try…in Startup Communities

The key to any successful startup community are entrepreneurs. But how do entrepreneurs help plant the seeds, nurture, grow, and ultimately harvest the fruits of a successful startup ecosystem? Is...
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Bill Blackstone

The Value of Your V.I.S.I.O.N.

Meshell Baker will review 6 Steps to help you eliminate the perfectionism that is prohibiting you from taking action. Instead of offering you options of what to DO, Meshell will...
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Meshell Baker

Five Generations in the Workforce – Impacts and Futures

This is not your grandfather’s job market where one could work and retire from one company after 40 years. It is the first time in the history of the world...
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David Smith

Policy Panel: Lessons from Uber, Lyft and HomeAway

Special thanks to the IEEE-USA for their leadership in the field of Tech Policy and support for IEEE Entrepreneurship Activity. Entrepreneurs: Pay attention to policy! It can help or hurt your ability...
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Matt Glazer
Mauro Togneri
Leslie Martinich
Jim Jefferies

Capstone Keynote with Whurley – 2016 N3XT Austin

Whurley is the founder and CEO of Honest Dollar; a fintech startup bringing honesty, transparency, and simplicity to the financial services industry. Whurley’s career has spanned over 20 years working...
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Whurley
Galvanize Austin – 2nd Street District 118 Nueces St. Austin, TX 78701

austin-173907Surrounded by World-renowned and locally-revered tech companies such as Google, IBM, and Dell, the bustling and diverse 2nd Street District is where Galvanize Austin calls home. Situated in the heart of Downtown Austin and along the banks of Lady Bird Lake, our front door is amongst some of the best coffee shops, boutiques, and restaurants in the city. With Austin’s long-standing history as a leader in the tech industry, we’re excited to help the next generation of tech leaders reach their full potential.

Traditionally, industry and education have existed in separate worlds. At Galvanize, we’re bridging this longstanding gap by bringing industry partners, ambitious students, world-class education, and passionate founders under one roof. This is the Galvanize community.

PARKING INFORMATION

Accommodations

Book by Thursday, 25 August for IEEE N3XT promo rate.

residence_inn_imageResidence Inn Austin Downtown/Convention Center

300 East 4th Street Austin Texas 78701 USA

$209 Suite Studio (1 queen bed & pull-out sofa)
Discounted room rate applies for September 16 – 17 only
 

Telephone:
+1-512-236-8008
OR
+1-866-816-8694
Request: (IEEE N3XT)

ONLINE RESERVATIONS

Note: The hotel reservation deadline (August 25, 2016) has now passed. However, you can still reserve a hotel room within the N3XT room block using the following instructions: In order to be included in our IEEE N3XT room block, you must call Ashley Hall directly after completing your online or telephone hotel reservation. Ashley can be reached at (512) 691-9227

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