StartUp U: Business Model Canvas

Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. 118 North Market Street, Frederick, MD

Join us and learn the principles of the Business Model Canvas to understand, design, and differentiate your business model. Innovation is not always about new technology—in fact, many of today’s leading companies like Amazon.com, Apple, and Netflix gained market advantages with business model innovation. In this interactive class, you will learn the principles of the [....]

Leveraging Tech Resources: The Entrepreneur’s Point of View

Virtual and In-Person

Gain useful insights to help you advance your business to the next level. Get insights from TEDCO expert mentors and entrepreneurs. Does your business have a technology based business idea? Is your business at an early stage and ready to navigate to the next level? Connect, network and learn how to overcome business and technical [....]

MII Pop-Up with HJF

Bethesda, MD Bethesda, MD

Help commemorate a newly developed collaboration between TEDCO’s MII and HJF and witness the signing of the MOU. Join us for a night of networking and celebration as we commemorate the new partnership of TEDCO’s Maryland Innovation Initiative (MII) and The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine (HJF). During this celebration, [....]

Business Management by Numbers

Maryland Innovation Center 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Columbia, MD

Measuring the Right Metrics for Day-to-Day Success Through years of consulting with Business Owners and Executives of Fortune 500 companies, speaker Bola Audena has found it’s not the Business Owner, Executive, or Organization that is failing. It’s the lack of a comprehensive and agile Action Plan that is. And without a plan in place, it’s [....]

2023 Black Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Part 1

Virtual and In-Person

Do you want to be a successful entrepreneur, small business owner, or inventor? Do you want to transform your innovation into an enterprise? If so, don’t miss the 2023 Black Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program. Attend these empowering events to be inspired by Black entrepreneurs, small business owners, and inventors. Register today to attend online or in-person at the Morgan [....]

2023 Black Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Part 2

Virtual and In-Person

Do you want to be a successful entrepreneur, small business owner, or inventor? Do you want to transform your innovation into an enterprise? If so, don’t miss the 2023 Black Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program. Attend these empowering events to be inspired by Black entrepreneurs, small business owners, and inventors. Register today to attend online or in-person at the Morgan [....]

How to Multiply the Value of Your Small Business

Virtual

Join to hear how you can keep your small business competitive in this changing economic environment. Policies on the local and federal levels, including minimum wage increases, raising of interest rates, student loan forgiveness, extended repayment pause, etc., are putting pressure on prolonged inflation, which threatens recession. Both the inflationary and recessionary risks could put [....]

Design Thinking for Entrepreneurs

Daydreaming about starting your own business or nonprofit? Currently running your own company and thinking about making bold moves? Don’t just speculate. Design it. This four-part seminar, held Wednesday evenings from February 15 to March 8, will give you the tools you need to cut through ambiguity and move forward with confidence. Vance MacEwen, co-founder [....]

CIAA Tech Summit 2023

Downtown Baltimore

The Tech Summit House has become a staple at CIAA Tournament Week. Attracting some of tech’s brightest minds from the African American Community, our panel discussions foster conversations around growing ecosystems, career opportunities, digital equity and upcoming innovations. Our Summit has showcased exhibitions by Google, Dell, plus local emerging tech companies. This event convenes tech [....]