The ABCs of Starting a Technology Business

The ABCs of Starting a Technology Business

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Registration and Refreshments: 6:00pm
Program: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

What does it take to build a technology-based startup from an initial idea?
Join us for a talk with serial entrepreneur, Michael Chiang who will take you through the critical steps of starting a new tech company.

From forming your initial team to pitching to investors and raising money through
crowdfunding, he will take you through the process of developing a business plan.
Michael Chiang is currently the Stony Brook SBDC ‘Technology Entrepreneur-in-Residence’.

Michael has started several successful technology companies, such as
FitBark, an animal health company that makes wearable technology for dogs.
Michael has successfully raised money through Kickstarter and is a TechStars accelerator
alumnus. He has also launched multiple apps that have acquired millions of users and are
frequently ranked as a top 50 most popular iOS App. His latest venture, Joyride Trivia, is the
first-ever game built for Uber rides. Michael is a student of lean methodologies and has helped advise many startups on product, growth, and fundraising.

This program is FREE but registration is required:

Rogers Memorial Library
09/18/2019 18:00 PM