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Show Me The Money Conference + Funding Expo
On October 9th and 10th, the 2017 “Show Me the Money Conference + Funding Expo” will serve thought leaders from across the Southeast in the heart of Downtown Asheville. The two-day event will provide attendees with access to the most innovative tools, training, and connections needed to successfully secure funding for their businesses, non-profits, or community development projects.
The Conference, Funding Expo, and Networking Reception will take place on October 9th at the UNC-Asheville Sherrill Center and Kimmel Arena. At the Day 1 Conference, there will be two nationally renowned keynotes, 50+ expert trainers, and 5 track topics for businesses and non-profits. We anticipate 50+ organizations participating in the Funding Expo and 250+ conference attendees.
During the final breakout session under the “Investor Ready” Track, there will be a Pitch Competition between the selected five high-growth applicants for a top award of $25,000 in cash and prizes. Application Criteria and prize packages will be unveiled during the Asheville Entrepreneurship Week at the 1 Million Cups Anniversary Party on September 6th. Applications will be accepted at www.showmethemoneyconference.com until September 25th.