TechStars Mobility Accelerator (Ford/Magna/Verizon) Information Session - January 7, 2015 @ 7:00 pm

January 7, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm PST

Join Techstars, Ford, Verizon and Magna to discuss the new Techstars Mobility, driven by Detroit program recently launched by Bill Ford.  Meet Techstars staff, including Ari Newman, Dave Drach, Sonya Caprio, Kevin Tapply and Gregg Cochran.  Mingle with Techstars founders and startups in the mobility domain.

  • 7:00 – 7:20  Overview of the Techstars Mobility program, Dave Drach VP Partnerships, Techstars
  • 7:20 – 7:40  Panel with Verizon, Techstars, Ford and Magna responding to Q&A from the audience
    • Swamy Kotagiri, CTO, Magna International
    • Tom Taylor, VP Advanced Strategy, Verizon Telematics
    • K. Venkatesh Prasad, Senior Tech Lead, Ford Motor Company
  • 7:40 – 8:00  Panel with Techstars founders discussing what a Techstars program is like and tips on getting in
  • 8:00 – 9:00  Mingle, enjoy cupcakes, beer, and soda, and practice your elevator pitch

Thanks to Work In Progress for hosting the event.

We encourage you to apply to the program. Apply here:

If you apply early, we will have a chance to review your application before CES and can give you feedback if you attend the event.


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