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Wednesday, October 4 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Crowdfunding record campaigns, on Kickstarter and off: what's the difference?

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Bring your lunch and join us for a lively discussion with Dan Shapiro. His latest company, Glowforge, raised $28 million dollars in pre-orders on their website. His previous company, Robot Turtles, had a record campaign on Kickstarter. Come learn about the difference between running noteworthy campaigns both on and off of Kickstarter. 

Moderators
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Christina Cyr

Founder, CEO and CTO, dTOOR
Christina Cyr is the CEO, CTO, and Founder of dTOOR, which makes “Non-Rectangular Phones for Non-Rectangular People” starting with a phone in the shape of a circle, called The Cyrcle Phone. Christina has a bachelor’s degrees in biochemistry and physics, and a master’s degree in engineering. She has been a biochemical engineer for... Read More →

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Dan Shapiro

CEO & Co-Founder, Glowforge
Dan is the CEO and co-founder of Glowforge, the 3D laser printer that makes it easy to take a product from digital design to reality. Dan sold his last company to Google. His last side project was Robot Turtles, the best-selling board game in Kickstarter history. He builds drones... Read More →