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  • Crowdfunding Workshop for Hardware Startups with Indiegogo

    January 26th 2017, 10:00-11:30am
    California Tower 加州大廈

    Video conference with Ben Bateman (Director of Strategic Programs (China) at Indiegogo), for practical skills and a Q&A session specially formulated for hardware entrepreneurs. If you have a working prototype and wish to launch internationally within the next year, join this intimate workshop for a chance to learn more specifically about crowdfunding for hardware startups, and receive feedback on your questions from an expert. About Indiegogo "At Indiegogo, our mission is to empower people to unite around ideas that matter to them and together make those ideas come to life. With the help of our Indiegogo community, we’re redefining entrepreneurship—shifting it from being a privilege to a right. Because every inventive idea should have its shot, and every creative entrepreneur should have their moment. Together, we can do anything." About Ben Bateman Ben leads the China program, which he spun out in late 2015 to help China-based companies launch internationally through Indiegogo. China is now the company's fastest growing foreign market, and represented 10% off all funds raised in Q1 2016. He mentors a variety of hardware incubators across the globe, regularly speaking at industry events, and is committed to making entrepreneurship more accessible to everyone. Formerly he was Director of Design & Technology Categories at Indiegogo. He sourced and worked with companies that raised over $50M through Indiegogo. He specialized in turning spec sheets into compelling stories, and looking past a product’s features to find the magic moments those features could create.