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Crowdfunding Worskhop

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014 | 9:00am-12:00pm | The Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology

In an effort to stimulate economic growth in the startup and emerging business sectors, Congress is working on new rules and regulations that will make it easier for businesses to raise capital directly from the public. To raise awareness of this initiative, the  Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT), NYSTAR, Sensor CAT, and the Center for Biotechnology present the Crowdfunding Workshop, a forum on the latest economic growth and fundraising tool.

Featured Speakers  

John Backus
Angel Roundup

Dan Bartley
The Business Investment Network

Arnold Haskel
Baker Tilly

Dennis O'Rouke
Moritt Hock & Hamroff, LLP

Agenda at A Glance  

Resources for Early Phase Companies at Stony Brook University
Crowdfunding Legal Implications
506(c) Changes, Crowdfunding Rules, Pros/Cons, The Future of Fundraising

Business Implications
What Investors Look For, Commercial Viability, Business Plan, Valuation

Tax Implications
Reporting Requirements, Tax Planning, Exit Strategy

Initiate a Crowdfunding Campaign
Types of Offerings, Creating an Executive Campaign, Keys to Success
We welcome you to join us at the Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT) on April 30, 2014. Directions to the Center here. For any questions or concerns, please contact Larry Weber at
Crowdfunding is an Open Workshop, to reserve your seat, please RSVP via the form below.  

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