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Friday, September 17, 2021

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In person Networking VIP Event Entrepreneurship Investing
TCSW 2021 Opening Party - VIP
Casey Shultz
Casey Shultz BETA, Executive Director
Ben Wright
Ben Wright 3M, VP of 3M Ventures
Chris Iles
Chris Iles Minnesota Twins, LLC, Senior Director, Brand Experience and Innovation
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In person Networking Arts & Culture Entrepreneurship
TCSW 2021 Opening Party presented by 3M
Casey Shultz
Casey Shultz BETA, Executive Director
Ben Wright
Ben Wright 3M, VP of 3M Ventures
Chris Iles
Chris Iles Minnesota Twins, LLC, Senior Director, Brand Experience and Innovation
Alfredo Martel
Alfredo Martel Meda, President & CEO
Allison Kaplan
Allison Kaplan Twin Cities Business, Editor in Chief

Monday, September 20, 2021

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In person Virtual Hybrid Keynote Track Future of Our Cities Track Smart Cities Social Impact
Reimagining Our Cities in the Post-Pandemic World
Abimbola Asojo
Abimbola Asojo University of Minnesota, Associate Dean for Research, Creative Scholarship and Engagement
Tom Fisher
Tom Fisher University Of Minnesota, Director of the Minnesota Design Center
Virajita Singh
Virajita Singh University Of Minnesota, Senior Research Fellow/Associate Vice Provost
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In person Panel Track Future of Our Cities Track Social Impact Sustainability
Reimagining Partnerships in Placemaking and Urban Planning
Tracy Nordstrom
Tracy Nordstrom Verve.Place, Principal
Fernando Burga
Fernando Burga University of Minnesota, Assistant Professor
Richard Gilyard
Richard Gilyard Towerside, Board member
Cyrus Knutson
Cyrus Knutson Minnesota Department of Transportation, Director of Center for Community Connections
Colten Zacharias
Colten Zacharias Brand Director at Framework
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In person Virtual Hybrid Panel Track Future of Our Cities Track Creative Economy Entrepreneurship Smart Cities Social Impact
Transforming Livability and Equity Through Technology
Tom Fisher
Tom Fisher University Of Minnesota, Director of the Minnesota Design Center
Sabina Saksena
Sabina Saksena Founding Member of Smart North and CEO of Cytilife
Will Preble
Will Preble Aeterna, CEO
Tayo Daniel
Tayo Daniel Aeterna, President/ Co-Founder
Ben Wallace
Ben Wallace Minify Energy, Co-founder
PJ Hill
PJ Hill Wells Fargo Advisors, Financial Advisor
Bernadine Joselyn
Bernadine Joselyn Bladin Foundation, Director of Public Policy & Engagement
Diane Rucker
Diane Rucker University Enterprise Labs, Executive Director
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In person Virtual Hybrid Panel Track Future of Our Cities Track
Digital Equity - The Next Great Equalizer
Gloria Jeff
Gloria Jeff Minnesota Department of Transportation, Project Director of Rethinking I-94 Project
Andrea Wood
Andrea Wood BestBuy, Vice President of Social Impact
PJ Hill
PJ Hill Wells Fargo Advisors, Financial Advisor
Richard Graves
Richard Graves University Of Minnesota, Director of the Center for Sustainable Building Research
Tyler Milligan
Tyler Milligan Milligan Partners, Managing Partner
Will Preble
Will Preble Aeterna, CEO
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In person Track Future of Our Cities Track Demo
Future of Mobility Tech & Research Showcase
Tammy Meehan Russell
Tammy Meehan Russell The Plum Catalyst, Founder/ Chief Catalyst
Jeremy Xie
Jeremy Xie University of Minnesota, Ph.D. student
Raj Rajamani
Raj Rajamani University of Minnesota, Associate Director
Brian Davis
Brian Davis University of Minnesota, Research Fellow
Guang Yang
Guang Yang Daynamica, Inc, Chief Operating Officer
Tara Olds
Tara Olds MnDOT, Deputy Director
Tyler Milligan
Tyler Milligan Milligan Partners, Managing Partner
Heidi Corcoran
Heidi Corcoran Milligan Partners, Mobility Innovation Strategist
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In person Virtual Hybrid Panel Track Future of Our Cities Track Entrepreneurship Sustainability
Tackling the Affordable Housing Crisis Through a New Investment Strategy
Warren Hanson
Warren Hanson Greater Minnesota Housing Fund and Minnesota Equity Fund, President and Chief Executive Officer
PJ Hill
PJ Hill Wells Fargo Advisors, Financial Advisor
Tim Marx
Tim Marx Catholic Charities, CEO
Sarah Harris
Sarah Harris Aeon, Executive Vice President
Shannon O'Leary
Shannon O'Leary St Paul & Minnesota Foundation, Chief Investment Officer
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In person Panel Capital Education & Training Entrepreneurship Fundraising Investing Technology
Preparing For a Capital Event
Joel Ribnick
Joel Ribnick EY, Senior Manager, Strategy and Transactions
Dominic Iannazzo
Dominic Iannazzo EY, Partner, Strategy & Transactions
Aaron Shilts
Aaron Shilts NetSPI, President and CEO
Jamie Candee
Jamie Candee Edmentum, CEO
Ravi Norman
Ravi Norman JLT Energy Services, CEO
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Virtual Panel Creative Economy Education & Training Entrepreneurship FinTech Investing Smart Cities Social Impact Technology
Emergent Africa Forum (EAF)
Uzoma Ekwebelem
Uzoma Ekwebelem Oracle, Technology Public Sector Director
Kelly Kingsley
Kelly Kingsley Prima Microfinance Bank PLC, Chairman
Melissa Slaymaker
Melissa Slaymaker Women In Tech, Country Director, South Africa
José Fernández
José Fernández Bankuish, CEO and Founder
Yannick Ebibie
Yannick Ebibie Société d'Innovation Numérique du Gabon, CEO
Ken Morris
Ken Morris KnectIQ Inc.
Jeremy Faber
Jeremy Faber Prosper Africa
Salisu Uba
Salisu Uba NatQuest
Anne Gaitha
Anne Gaitha Regal Africa Group
Armand Ngueti
Armand Ngueti UBTS International Corp.
Aisha Kwaku
Aisha Kwaku Aisha and Kwaku Associates
Bez Idakula
Bez Idakula Music and Tech Space (MATS)
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In person Presentation Education & Training
Office Space: How to Find it and Negotiate Like a Pro
Chris Rohrer
Chris Rohrer Rokos Advisors, Commercial Real Estate Advisor
Pete Kostroski
Pete Kostroski Rokos Advisors, Commercial Real Estate Advisor
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In person Virtual Hybrid Presentation Track Future of Our Cities Track Creative Economy Diversity & Equity & Inclusion Entrepreneurship Investing Smart Cities Social Impact Sustainability
Shark Tank Reverse Pitch
Neela Mollgaard
Neela Mollgaard Launch Minnesota, Executive Director
Tammy Meehan Russell
Tammy Meehan Russell The Plum Catalyst, Founder/ Chief Catalyst
Tara Olds
Tara Olds MnDOT, Deputy Director
Sabina Saksena
Sabina Saksena Founding Member of Smart North and CEO of Cytilife
Tim Sexton
Tim Sexton Minnesota Department of Transportation, Assistant Commissioner
Danielle Elkins
Danielle Elkins City of Minneapolis, Mobility Manager
Ryan Broshar
Ryan Broshar Matchstick Ventures, Partner
Diane Rucker
Diane Rucker University Enterprise Labs, Executive Director
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In person Virtual Hybrid Panel Track Future of Our Cities Track Creative Economy Entrepreneurship Smart Cities Social Impact Sustainability
The Re-emergence of Place-based Entrepreneurship
Dan Collision
Dan Collision Minneapolis Downtown Council, Director of Downtown Partnerships
Jackson Schwartz
Jackson Schwartz Hennepin Made, Co-founder/ Director
Paul Bauknight
Paul Bauknight The urban design lab, Owner
George Shannon
George Shannon The black market, Founder
Tom Fisher
Tom Fisher University Of Minnesota, Director of the Minnesota Design Center
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Virtual Panel Education & Training Entrepreneurship
"A Side Hustle" - Creating Multiple Streams of Income
John Arms
John Arms Voyageur University, CoFounder Voyageur University
Ryan Grant
Ryan Grant Online Selling Experiment, Owner
Lisa Van Ahn
Lisa Van Ahn I AM INITIATIVE, Owner
Nancy Johnson
Nancy Johnson Intentiontobalance, LLC, Wellness Advocate
Wes Roper
Wes Roper FranNet of Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota, President
Michael Thomas Sunnarborg
Michael Thomas Sunnarborg Creative Enterprises, LLC, Social Researcher | Wellness Wrangler | Relentless Optimist
Dale Brose
Dale Brose LTR Digital Group LLC, Digital Sherpa
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Virtual Panel Entrepreneurship Social Impact Technology
Taking the First Step with Tech
Liz Tupper
Liz Tupper Software for Good, Director of Product Strategy
Eri O'Diah
Eri O'Diah SIID Technologies LLC, Founder
Cory Powell
Cory Powell iPondr, Chief Content Officer
Judd Grutman
Judd Grutman Vonzella, Inc., Founder
Silvia Ontaneda
Silvia Ontaneda Trade Center of the Americas, CEO
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In person Virtual Hybrid Presentation Track Future of Our Cities Track
Investing in Our Collective Futures!
Kristin White
Kristin White Minnesota Department of Transportation, Executive Director
Mary MacCarthy
Mary MacCarthy University Of Minnesota, Venture Center Senior Program Manager
Bernadine Joselyn
Bernadine Joselyn Bladin Foundation, Director of Public Policy & Engagement
Lily Shaw
Lily Shaw Startup Space, Vice President of Client Experience
Susan Hammel
Susan Hammel Cogent Consulting PBC, CFA/ CEO
Justin Grammens
Justin Grammens Lab651, Founder/ CEO
Marc Majors
Marc Majors Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, Director of Employment and Training Programs (ETP) Division
Mary Rick
Mary Rick City of Saint Paul, Director of Business Development
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- CDT
In person Virtual Hybrid Panel Track Future of Our Cities Track
What's your Blueprint for becoming Future Ready?
John Paul Farmer
John Paul Farmer City of New York, Chief Technology Officer
Steve Grove
Steve Grove Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
Sabina Saksena
Sabina Saksena Founding Member of Smart North and CEO of Cytilife

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

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Virtual Panel Future of Work Sustainability Workforce Innovation
A Sustainable Future and Business Impact
Kate Nordstrum
Kate Nordstrum The Great Northern, Executive and Artistic Director
Gregg Mast
Gregg Mast Clean Energy Economy Minnesota, Executive Director
Amber Haukedahl
Amber Haukedahl Tare Market, CEO and Founder
Princess Haley
Princess Haley Appetite For Change, Co-Founder and Senior Engagement Officer
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In person Virtual Hybrid Panel Entrepreneurship Marketing & Advertising Sales
Twin Cities Podcast Hosts UNPLUGGED - Marketing
Tim Bornholdt
Tim Bornholdt The Jed Mahonis Group, Partner
Jessica Meyer
Jessica Meyer Women in Tech Twin Cities, Co-host
Ian Levitt
Ian Levitt Studio Americana, CEO
Jenna Redfield
Jenna Redfield Twin Cities Collective, Founder
Kevin McArdle
Kevin McArdle SureSwift Capital, Founder & CEO
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- CDT
Virtual Panel Entrepreneurship
Business Essentials for Startups
Dominick Grande
Dominick Grande Fredrikson & Byron, P.A., Corporate & Securities Attorney
Brett Howells
Brett Howells Choice Bank, Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer
Abby Bishop
Abby Bishop Choice Bank, Cash Management Officer
Derek Leupke
Derek Leupke Choice Insurance, Agent
John Nelson
John Nelson Eide Bailly LLP, Partner
Loralee Wick
Loralee Wick Salo, Senior Managing Director
David Russick
David Russick Gopher Angels, Managing Director
Justin Balfany
Justin Balfany TriNet, Technology Sales Consultant
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In person Panel Community Hub Diversity & Equity & Inclusion Entrepreneurship Social Impact
Gotta Have Faith: An Interfaith Dialogue Panel Exploring the Role of Faith in the Startup World
Deepinder Singh
Deepinder Singh 75F, Founder and CEO
Aneela Idnani
Aneela Idnani HabitAware, CoFounder
Sara Shady
Sara Shady Bethel University, Professor of Philosophy
Kristi Moline
Kristi Moline Bethel University, Executive Director Center for Healthcare Excellence
Nik Anderson
Nik Anderson Bone Foam, Director of Sales

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

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In person Presentation Creative Economy Diversity & Equity & Inclusion Education & Training Entrepreneurship FinTech Investing Smart Cities Technology
Emergent Africa Forum (EAF)
Yannick Ebibie
Yannick Ebibie Société d'Innovation Numérique du Gabon, CEO
Kelly Kingsley
Kelly Kingsley Prima Microfinance Bank PLC, Chairman
Norbert Gehrke
Norbert Gehrke TOKYO FINTECH, Founder and Representative Director
Ken Morris
Ken Morris KnectIQ Inc.
Jeremy Faber
Jeremy Faber Prosper Africa
Salisu Uba
Salisu Uba NatQuest
Anne Gaitha
Anne Gaitha Regal Africa Group
Armand Ngueti
Armand Ngueti UBTS International Corp.
Aisha Kwaku
Aisha Kwaku Aisha and Kwaku Associates
Bez Idakula
Bez Idakula Music and Tech Space (MATS)
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In person Virtual Hybrid Fireside Chat Panel Track Diversity & Equity & Inclusion Entrepreneurship Fundraising Investing Social Impact Technology
Lessons from Black Tech Leaders
Eri O'Diah
Eri O'Diah SIID Technologies LLC, Founder
Dr. Chris Brooks
Dr. Chris Brooks Brown Venture Group, Co-Founder + Managing Partner
Qiana Hicks
Qiana Hicks Rise Against the Odds, Author, Speaker, IT Leader & Founder
Marlaina Love
Marlaina Love Pipe Dream Academy, CEO & Founder
Cordell Hardy
Cordell Hardy 3M, SVP, Corporate R&D Operations
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