Happy New Year to you! Upstate Women in Technology is excited to start the new year with a presentation titled, “The Best Way to Predict the Future is to Create it.” John Warner, Founder of InnoVenture, will be speaking to UWIT about the best practices of moving from concept to company, using examples from his 32 year career dealing with technology start-up companies and venture capital firms.
UWIT meets on January 22nd at City Range Restaurant for lunch. Networking starts at 11:30, and the lunch presentation starts at 12:00. Please register at www.uwitsc.com to confirm your seat. Feel free to contact Jill Rose at firstname.lastname@example.org or 864-908-0105 with any questions you have. We look forward to seeing you this month!
John Warner founded InnoVenture in 2003. He has thirty years of experience in attracting resources to big ideas from co-founding a start-up technology company and running a venture capital firm to being a senior executive of a New York Stock Exchange listed manufacturer and a global professional services provider. John’s latest venture is Accessible Diagnostics, a company he co-founded with a business partner and two Clemson bioengineering researchers to produce an ultra-low cost glucose monitoring system for low income diabetics in the US and globally.