DCBX Tech Conference & Xccelerate Entrepreneurs Moving Forward
August 25th, 2016 @ 10:00am EST
On Sale Until: Monday, August 29th 2016, 6:00 am
DCBX Tech Conference & Xccelerate Entrepreneurs Moving Forward

Renaissance Hotel

999 Ninth St NW
, District of Columbia
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Your company may bring up to two people.  Benefits include:

  • One booth prominently situated for the 6000+ attendees to view for the full three days of the conference.
  • A full day workshop conducted by actual investors on “How to Get the Attention of an Investor.”  This hands-on participatory workshop will cover the basics of entering the US and Latino markets, how to put a valuation on your company, how to negotiate a term sheet, and how to structure your business plan and pitch to attract investment. This is an interactive WORKSHOP conducted by actual investors.
  • Your company featured in all DCBX targeted social media.
  • “Speed dating” workshop. All companies will be able to pitch their company to at least 20 investors with a two minute face-to-face pitch, and will be ranked to become eligible for Angel Tank..
  • “Angel Tank” — The top five rated best companies will be selected and featured on stage in front of all conference participants.
  • Opportunities to continue to work with local and national angel investment groups.
  • Full admittance to any DCBX event or seminar during the conference.
  • Social Media promotion with over 1 million impressions , Text Messaging & App Blasts to over 6000+ Attendees.  
  • Companies can choice to set up across the 4 trakcs of DCBX for maximum exposure during the event. 
  • Post Social Media & marketing opportunties will be given as well. 

ALL COMPANIES MUST BE APPROVED!  

Apply Now! All companies must complete an online application form and qualify as a DCBX Xccelerate participant. Successful companies will receive a formal invitation to attend.

Click Here to Apply

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Xccelerate  Part of DCBX Tech

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses Moving Forward...

Date:  Saturday  August 26, 2016

Location:  Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

Time

11am-5pm Educational Sessions & Collaborative Learning

5pm-6pm Quick Dinner Break Catch a bite on the TechPlaza with over 15 Food Vendors 

6pm-7:30pm  AngelTank LIVE!  Watch 5 Companies pitch to investors for a chance to get funded.  

8pm-4am Evening Party Shows & Entertainment

Speakers:  Speakers are listed below & more are being added. 

Xccelerate is part of DCBX Tech and is  a 1 day event connecting entrepreneurs, University students, small businesses, community and business leaders, local chambers and economic development groups coming together to connect resources. We will be bringing venture capitalists, grant specialists, government resources, and private financing specialists to offer solutions for all types of startups and small businesses.  The event will also connect budding Entrepreneurs from local Universities in the DC Metro area giving them an opportunity to learn & develop skills needed in an ever changing entrepreneurial world!

Attendees will be able to interact with members of the DC ArchAngels one of the top investment groups in the World.  

Speaking sessions will be 25-35 minutes with opportunities for think tank style opportunities, questions & interactive activities.  Xccelerate & DCbizX wants you to be part of the movement!

Schedule 

11am-Educational Session #1    

12pm Education Session #2     (2 Speaker Sessions)

1pm  Lunch Break

2pm Educational Session #3    (2 Speaker Sessions)

3pm Educational Session #4    (2 Speaker Sessions)

4pm  Entrepreneur Think Tank Panel Discussion with question & answer

6pm-7:30pm Angel Tank LIVE!  Watch the top 5 Tech Companies try to get millions in investment money!  Just like SharkTank.   

8pm-4am 7 Ballrooms of dancing, plus live salsa bands & award winning International Show

 

 

DCBX Tech Conference & Xccelerate Entrepreneurs Moving Forward

Renaissance Hotel

999 Ninth St NW
, District of Columbia
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Are you an entrepreneur looking for access to potential investors, product distributors or growth partners In the US?

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DCBX 2016 goes tech biz with Xccelerate — Entrepreneurs moving forward!

DCBX is the No. 1 US festival featuring world-class latin dancing, concerts, and music. Top technology companies are showcased as part of DCBX Xccelerate component. Each year, more than 6,000 people from over 48 States and 29 plus countries attend the DCBX festival.  Over a three day weekend, another 25,000 people view the broadcast and hundreds of thousands join in the social media conversation.

This year, up to 20 selected companies from across Latin America and the United States will be selected to participate in DCBX Xccelerate through a co-hosting partnership with The Washington DC ArchAngels, one of the nation’s leading angel investment group. We are looking for early stage companies that are seeking funding, distribution channels and a commitment to enter either the Latin American or US markets.  For US companies, the Latin American market in both the US and Central and South America is a large and growing segment of which you should be taking advantage.  Latinos have greater wealth and disposable income than ever before and are looking for the latest in technology and products. For foreign companies, the US market is still the largest and most competitive market for technology anywhere in the world.  Finding an entry point can mean millions of dollars in revenue.

DCBX Xccelerate will provide workshops, seminars, and ticketed events to promote your company.  Many of the attendees are accredited investors or access to businesses and people you need to expand your markets, obtain funding, or obtain a qualified management team.

All interested companies must submit an application and be chosen by DCBX Xccelerate to attend.  If selected, your company may bring up to two people.  Benefits include:

  • One booth prominently situated for the 6000+ attendees to view for the full three days of the conference.
  • A full day workshop conducted by actual investors on “How to Get the Attention of an Investor.”  This hands-on participatory workshop will cover the basics of entering the US and Latino markets, how to put a valuation on your company, how to negotiate a term sheet, and how to structure your business plan and pitch to attract investment. This is an interactive WORKSHOP conducted by actual investors.
  • Your company featured in all DCBX targeted social media.
  • “Speed dating” workshop. All companies will be able to pitch their company to at least 20 investors with a two minute face-to-face pitch, and will be ranked to become eligible for Angel Tank..
  • “Angel Tank” — The top five rated best companies will be selected and featured on stage in front of all conference participants.
  • Opportunities to continue to work with local and national angel investment groups.
  • Full admittance to any DCBX event or seminar during the conference.

When: August 25-28, 2016

Where: Renaissance Hotel, 999 9th St., NW, Washington, DC, USA

Costs:  Standard registration fee for a three-day booth is $2500 USD.  SPECIAL COMPANY REGISTRATION: $1895 USD. Because of our sponsorship with the Washington DC ArchAngels, the Registration Fee has been reduced to $1895 USD.  The hotel has reserved rooms at at special rate of $150 per night and is not included in the price.  Roundtrip airfare and meals are not included.

Apply Now! All companies must complete an online application form and qualify as a DCBX Xccelerate participant. Successful companies will receive a formal invitation to attend.

Click Here to Apply 

SHARE THE LINK  https://dcarchangels.wufoo.com/forms/dcbx-2016-application-to-participate/  

 

For more information about the angel investment group, go to dcarchangels.com. For learn more, please contact:

  • Randy Reade, Executive Vice President, Washington DC Archangels.

Mobile +1-202-422-5241      Email:  Randy@dcarchangels.com (English only)

  • Juan Figueroa, Senior Advisor, Washington DC ArchAngels.

Mobile: +1-703-626-8854    Email: juane.figueroa@abenakiconnect.com (Spanish speaker)

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

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Or Call  1-800-393-2505 Mention DCBX/DC Bachata for the $149 Discounted Rate

$149 RATE FOR SINGLE & DOUBLE ROOMS!

Includes complimentary wifi in the hotel rooms & ballrooms.  A $35 a day value FREE!

We are happy to announce the new home of the 8th Annual DC Bachata Congress DCBX, The Renaissance Hotel. This hotel is in the heart of DC & will take our event to an entirely new level! We are so excited for the opportunities & partnership opportunity. Attendees get ready for a hotel experience like non other at the Renaissance! Live Life to Discover!

DISCOVER WASHINGTON, DC FROM OUR STUNNING DOWNTOWN HOTEL

Seamlessly blending style, functionality, and comfort, the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel welcomes you to the heart of the city with impeccable amenities and refined luxury. You’re just moments from some of the most famous things to do and experience here in the Nation’s Capital, including Chinatown, the White House, the National Portrait Gallery, and much more. Settle in to your newly renovated room or suite, and enjoy perks like plush pillowtop mattresses, flat-screen TVs, and a well-lit desk. Stay healthy and focused with a visit to our fitness center, or enjoy a range of delicious dining options at our on-site restaurants and lounges. With nearly 65,000 square feet of event space, we provide the perfect backdrop for magnificent meetings and events here in Washington. Yet through it all, our hotel manages to retain the sense of quiet luxury that will make you feel as though you’ve found a secret hideaway in the middle of it all. Plan your escape to the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel.

CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR ROOM

Or Call  1-800-393-2505 Mention DCBX/DC Bachata for the $149 Discounted Rate