Tag Archives: Forward Technology Festival

2016 Foward Tech Conference

Tech Conference Speaker Talks E-Commerce

Mobile is the great equalizer, Amy Africa of Eight by Eight said in her keynote presentation at the Forward Technology Conference held Tuesday at the Monona Terrace. “This is your shot…

MadisonStartups Week Ahead

The Week Ahead Aug. 22

For the week of Aug. 22, here’s what’s happening in Madison’s startup scene. Presentations/Pitches 4-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23 at Monona Terrace Convention Center – Pitch Night: Forward Fest Startup…

2016 Forward Fest

2016 Forward Festival Preview

Download our at-a-glance Forward Festival Schedule. The seventh annual Forward Festival, taking place Aug. 18-25 at various locations in the city, will bring various startup and entrepreneurial groups together to learn, share…

MadisonStartups Week Ahead

The Week Ahead Aug. 15

For the week of Aug. 15, here’s what’s happening in Madison’s startup scene. Presentations/Pitches 4-6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15 at @1403 – Madworks Seed Accelerator Pitch Contest 9-10 a.m. Wednesday,…

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Panel: Madison’s Ecosystem Has Grown

The resources in Madison, including its growing startup ecosystem, give entrepreneurs a competitive advantage, according to a panel discussion in the opening session of the annual Forward Technology Conference held…

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2015 Forward Festival Preview

The sixth annual Forward Festival, taking place Aug. 20-27 at various locations in the city, will feature events for entrepreneurs, foodies, music lovers and now parents, organizers announced this week. “We’re…

Pressure Chamber

Pressure Chamber Finalists Announced

The Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce today announced the six finalists for its annual Pressure Chamber pitch contest, to be held at 4 p.m. August 25 at the Monona Terrace during Forward…

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Chamber’s neXXpo Now Part of Forward Fest

The Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce’s revamped business expo called neXXpo, which previously took place in the spring, is now a part of Forward Festival, organizers announced recently. The event,…

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Doyenne Accepting Applications for 5x5x5

The Doyenne Group announced today it is accepting applications until June 30 to its second 5x5x5 Breakfast pitch competition, to be held in August at the annual Forward Festival. According to a…

2014 Foward Tech Conference

VC Panel: More Angel Funding Available

Angel investments are more prevalent than ever before, according to a panel of investors at the Forward Technology Conference held Wednesday at the Monona Terrace. Jeff Maters of the Pritzker…