Two Degrees Wins First in Local Startup Competition

Founder and CEO of Two Degrees, Steven Fleisher, won first place in the "Pointless Pitchfest" at the Starting Point event hosted by Tech Lauderdale.

Two Degrees is a Venture Class 5 company.

During the "Pointless Pitchfest" five startup founders were chosen randomly from the audience and were given five minutes each to pitch their business to the audience with no visual elements.
Palm Beach Tech Hackathon

The Hackathon is a 24-hour event where participants form teams, create projects based on a theme and present their work to an expert panel of judges. This year's themes are Smart Cities and Hurricane Relief.

Teams will consist of engineers, entrepreneurs, designers and developers with an array of areas of expertise. They will compete for a chance to win cash and in-kind prizes.

Starting at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 4, teams will be formed, and hacking will officially start at 8 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 5. Presentations and the award ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6.

Use code RUNWAY for a $15 discount when registering.
TEDxBoca Raton

TEDx returns to Boca Raton, featuring 12 speakers based on this year's theme, "Rethinking Relationships."

Speakers include:
  • Dave Bradley, Ph.D. - IBM PC and inventor of Ctrl-Alt-Delete
  • Fred Guttenberg - Activist
  • Ken Savin - International Space Station
  • Duncan Wardle - Former Head of Innovation & Creativity, Disney.

Use code TECHRUNWAY2019 and save 20 percent on your ticket purchase.
Tech Runway's Annual Maverick Reception

Join us at this year’s Maverick Reception, where FAU Tech Runway is celebrating five years of innovation and launching South Florida’s next generation of global entrepreneurs.

The evening will highlight and celebrate the success of Tech Runway’s entrepreneurs, and those who played a vital role in assisting these ventures. With your support, Tech Runway will continue to educate and provide much needed resources to ensure entrepreneurs continue to succeed.

The reception runs from 6 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7 at FAU Tech Runway.
6 – 8 p.m. Oct. 2
Yard House, North Palm Beach

4 – 9 p.m. Oct. 3
Yard House, North Palm Beach

5:30 – 8:30 p.m., Oct. 10
The Signature Grand, Davie

4 – 8 p.m., Oct. 10
Wyndham Resort, Boca Raton

6 – 9 p.m. Oct. 24
Cendyn Spaces, Boca Raton
8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Nov. 2
FAU's Office Depot Center, Boca Raton

Nov. 7, FAU Tech Runway

Dec. 3 – 4
JW Marriot Marquis, Miami

March 30 – 31, 2020
Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami
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