RISE Virtual

Virtual RISE, powered by LifeSize:

Virtual RISE allows RISE members to be in two places at once.  Experience key conference sessions in-person or in HD, directly from your mobile device – whether you’re in between other sessions, stuck on MoPac or simply missed one and want to watch it later. LifeSize, the Austin-based HD video conferencing pioneer and RISE technology partner will use their LifeSize Video Center solution to record select MPower sessions in HD and stream directly to the web live or on-demand. You can experience the sessions on your iPhone, iPod, iPad, PC or Mac – no apps to install, just open your browser and watch.  anywhere. To become a RISE Member and join the live, streaming sessions, sign up here https://www.riseglobal.org/join

Virtual RISE Hosts include:

Jack McDonald, Former CEO of Perficient, Roy Sosa, Founder of NetSpend and MPower Labs, Philip Berber, Glimmer of Hope Foundation,  and Yvonne Tocquingy of Tocquigny Interactive.

Virtual RISE is also partnering with LifeSize to bring all RISE partipants, Robert L. Johnson’s Keynote on Monday, March 7th. Can’t make the evening event? Check back on Tuesday, March 8th to watch Mr. Johnson’s inspiring keynote. 

Virtual Session Schedule:

Monday
2:00-3:30 Business Plan Construction with Robert McKee

Tuesday
10-11:30 Seven Start-up Success Secrets with Jack McDonald
Noon to 1:30 Town Hall Session for Social Entrepreneurs: Get Your Questions Answered! With Philip Berber
2 to 3:30 The Secret Sauce to Success: How to Build a Strong Corporate Culture with MP Mueller

Wednesday
10-11:30 Relationships of Advertising and Branding to Entrepreneurship and New Venture Launch with Dr. Neal Burns
Noon to 1:30 Confessions of an Entrepreneur with Bertrand Sosa
2 to 3:30 How to Find the Next Big Idea:  the Art of Innovation with Suzi Sosa

Thursday
10-11:30 Innovation Plus with Dennis Cavner and Suzi Sosa
Noon to 1:30 Career Transition: From Corporate Security to Entrepreneurism with Christine Hassler
2 to 3:30 Crowdfunding 101 with Dana Mauriello
4 to 5:30 Market Validation with Rob Adams

Friday
10-11:30 Guide to Developing a Marketing Plan for Start-Ups with Yvonne Tocquigny
Noon to 1:30 Multitasking Marketing: Make Your Marketing really Work for You with Nikki Gauthier
2 to 3:30 Make Your Entrepreneurial Venture BIG With Web Marketing Success Steps with Lorrie Thomas

Who is LifeSize:

LifeSize is a pioneer and world leader in HD video collaboration. Designed to make video conferencing, recording and streaming truly universal, LifeSize’s full range of open standards-based systems offer enterprise-class, IT-friendly technologies that enable genuine human interaction over any distance. Founded in 2003 and acquired by Logitech in 2009, LifeSize, with its commitment to relentless innovation, continues to extend the highest-quality video conferencing capabilities to anyone, anywhere.”

RISE Week 2011 is presented by Capital One Bank