https://wtpstore.co/pages/boston-creators Babson Boston
100 High Street
Boston, MA 02210
Business, Lectures & Conferences, Tech
We The People was founded with the vision to create a hub for creators to have access to the resources needed to support their ideas and find success in local and international markets. To begin our mission to connect innovators United States, we are hosting our For Creators, By Creators (FCBC) event on October 25, 2018 from 2:00pm to 5:30pm at Babson Boston.
The event will bring together Boston’s brightest minds to inspire and educate the next generation of entrepreneurs. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with innovators and discuss strategies for crowdfunding a product or idea in the United States and in Asia. A select group of local creators will also have the chance to showcase their brands and products at the event.
FCBC will feature speakers including entrepreneurs with successful crowdfunding histories such as Rocketbook co-founders Joe Lemay and Jake Epstein, Hanson Grant, CEO of Think Board, as well as Arthur Limpens and Yixia Jiang, co-founders of allocacoc. These entrepreneurs will discuss topics including how to get started using crowdfunding, finding the right manufacturer, how to protect a product's IP when manufacturing in China, factors involved when choosing a fulfillment partner, top 10 reasons why projects fail, best ways to minimize the risk of failure and how to plan for long-term sustainability with international retail. They will also discuss their experiences creating crowdfunding campaigns and the lessons learned building a product from scratch.