Astia Angels and White and Williams LLP to Sponsor the We Own It Summit Global Venture Competition

http://www.weownitsummit.org

Philadelphia, PA | May 1, 2014

Astia Angels, White and Williams LLP and Ilya and Irene Nykin sponsor the Global Venture Competition, presented by Astia and The NextWomen on May 1st during the We Own It Summit in Philadelphia.

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The winner will receive:

  • $6,000 Cash
  • 5 hours of pro-bono legal advice from White and Williams, LLP
  • Interview on the The NextWomen website and one month Business Advice package
  • 2 European VC Meetings, arranged by The NextWomen 1 hour meeting with Angel Investor Joanne Wilson
  • Traklight Innovation Review of IP strategy and processes (valued at $2,500)
  • $5,000 in video production services plus video clip featured on Astia’s website, courtesy of Three Blind Men & An Elephant Productions
  • Finalist interview slot for DreamIt Ventures program of choice (Philadelphia, New York, Baltimore, Austin)
  • All finalists will receive donated IP identification & protection software from Traklight and a 30 minute consultation with an IP protection strategist prior to the pitch.

Global Venture Competition Judges Panel

  • Bridgette Beam, Global Entrepreneurship Manager, Google for Entrepreneurs
  • Yann Mauchamp, CEO, MutualBenefits.net
  • Lori Smith, Partner, White and Williams LLP
  • Adam Quinton, CFO, Nopsec; CEO Lucas Point Ventures; Founding Astia Angels Member
  • Kathleen Utecht, Comcast Ventures

Tickets to the competition are free. To learn more and to register, visit: www.weownitsummit.org