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Have an idea? Learn how to walk the walk at the next IEEE startup mixer

Have an Idea? Let’s Talk – Join us at the IEEE Start-Up Mixer

Free Drinks & Pizza: 6:00pm
Interactive Session: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Facilitator / Presenter: Martin Shum
Free admission.

Developing a New Ventura County Entrepreneurial-Eco System – Intrapreneurs, Entrepreneurs and Engineers let’s join forces!

Abstract

Why has California falling out of the top 10 states for entrepreneurs in the new States Entrepreneur Index by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln? What caused Ventura County to drop from being ranked fifth in creating startup companies, since 2008, to having one of the worst records for creating startups out of California’s 58 counties? 

“A rooster crows only when it sees the light. Put him in the dark and he'll never crow. I have seen the light and I'm crowing” – Mohammad Ali

There are all sorts of ideas about how to organize an entrepreneurial ecosystem. Scholars Jorge Guzman and Scott Stern suggest a focus on the quality of entrepreneurial activity in a region rather than the mere quantity. Come meet other aspiring engineers and entrepreneurs in an engaging discussion designed to ignite the reemergence of the Startup meme in Ventura County! Our facilitator of the discussion, Martin Shum will kick things off. Martin will share his vision on how obtaining a new level of cooperation between intrapreneurs, entrepreneurs and engineers in tackling problems, inefficiencies and game changers is unprecedented at this time. Come find out how to benefit and contribute to the emerging Ventura County Entrepreneurial-Eco System. Be or meet a valued advisor, mentor, subject matter experts and potential business partners.