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Thursday, April 27 • 9:00am - 8:00pm
RustBuilt Investor Day
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Join us for a morning of insightful investor-led panel discussions, an afternoon of curated one-on-one meetings with investors and regional stakeholders, top off the evening at this year's RustBuilt Startup Showdown featuring some of leading startups from Buffalo, Cleveland, Detroit, Cincinnati, Columbus & Pittsburgh.

9-10:15am: Investor Networking (Invited Investors)
10:30-11:30am: Investor-Led Workshops (Invited Founders & Investors)
11:30am: Break
Noon: Investor Lunch (Sponsored by 412 Venture Fund) (Invited Investors)
1-5:30pm: One-on-One Investor Meetings (Invited Founders & Investors)
5:30-6pm: Break
6-8pm: RustBuilt Startup Showdown at Alphalab Gear (All Welcome)

Participating Investors Include:
- 412 Venture Fund
- BlueTree Capital
- Chicago Ventures
- CincyTech
- Detroit Venture Partners
- Endeavor
- FarOut Ventures
- Fitt Capital
- Grouse Ridge Capital
- Hyde Park Venture Partners
- Magarac Venture Partners
- M25
- Northcoast Ventures
- Platform Capital Management
- Pride Fund
- Plymouth Growth
- StartFast Ventures
- The Fund XX
- Valley Capital Partners
- More TBA

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Innovation Works

Our mission is to introduce, connect, support and expand the startup & entrepreneurial ecosystem within Southwestern Pennsylvania, making our region a center for innovative startups and tech investors from around the country.Our portfolio spans key sectors of strength in the Pittsburgh region including robotics, artificial intelligence, medical devices, retail technologies, enterprise software and others. Some high profile and fast growing portfolio companies include 4Moms, Wombat Security, Bossa Nova Robotics, JazzHR... Read More →
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RustBuilt.org is grassroots initiative that organizes events, provides resources, and fosters collaboration among entrepreneurs, investors, and community members in the region. The organization aims to create a more supportive environment for startups to attract talent, capital, and... Read More →

Thursday April 27, 2023 9:00am - 8:00pm EDT