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Session Title RISE Session Host
What VCs Look For. Really. Tom Inman & Wes Cole, Gefinor Ventures*
Corporate Structure for Start-Ups John Strickland & Lee Potts, Akin Gump
Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Evaluating the Idea Roy Sosa, MPOWER Labs, Inc
To Brand or Not Neal Burns, University of Texas at Austin
Adapt or Die: And Never Give Up Philip Berber, CyberCorp / A Glimmer of Hope
Becoming a Leader in Downtown Austin Real Estate Kevin Burns, urbanspace
Trading Senior Corporate Executive Life for Entrepreneurship Alejandro Ruelas, Manny Flores, LatinWorks
Your Lawyer: Your Partner, Your Sanity Charles Moster, Esq., MosterWynne
Social Entrepreneurship: Profit & Non-Profit Susan McDowell & Suzi Sosa, LifeWorks
When and How to Address the Media Colin Pope, Austin Business Journal
The Five Ps of Creating & Sustaining Momentum in Business Tom Sicola, SicolaMartin
Product Evolution Strategies Betrand Sosa, MPOWER Labs, Inc
How to Make Your Passion, Your Business Mark Katz, Katz's Deli
Building the Right Team Roy Sosa, MPOWER Labs, Inc
Top Ten Things Entrepreneurs Should Know Juan Portillo & Gilberto Ocanas, TraMex Travel / Ocanas Group
Security: What Hackers Don't Want You to Know Michael Vien, MPOWER Labs, Inc
Inspiring Future Entrepreneurs Baker Harrell, YouthInteractive