Date: Saturday, November 9th, 2013 | 09:40AM - 4:00PM

Where: Kahn Room, Rose-Hulman Union Building

Mission: This day-long conference brings together students, alumni,

experienced entrepreneurs and young rock star entrepreneurs, and more. Rose Startup will inspire the various audiences by opening their eyes to entrepreneurial opportunities and thinking.  The event will be themed around the topics of technology and innovation.  At the event, there will be a variety of up-and-coming and experienced entrepreneurs, investors, technologists, and engineers who are excited to learn and collaborate.

Audiences: (and what we hope they will get from the event)

  • Students: (Both Rose and Other Local Schools) Learn, Innovate, Meet Alumni, Network.
  • Alumni: Learn, Innovate, Recruit, Network, find a channel to give back.
  • Entrepreneurs: Words of Wisdom, Networking and Recruitment
  • Investors: Chance to find out about Indy Startups and Entrepreneurial Students.



09:45 AM - 10:20 AM

Light Breakfast


10:20 AM - 10:30 AM

Rob Coons

Keynote Speaker #1

10:30 AM - 11:00 PM

Jason Zielke

Panel 1

11:00 PM - 11:30 PM 

Why Entrepreneurship

Breakout 1

11:30 PM - 12:15 PM

Ideas and SCA's


12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

Provided by Baesler's 

Keynote Speaker #2

01:15 PM - 01:45 PM

Mike Hatfield

Panel 2

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM

Funding and Growing

Panel 3

02:15 PM - 02:45 PM

Protecting your Idea

Breakout 2

02:45 PM - 03:30 PM 

Pitching a Winner

Panel 4

03:30 PM - 04:00 PM

Resources for Entrepreneurship


04:00 PM - 04:10 PM

Closing Remarks


  Hors d'oeuvres & Drinks To Follow Event