13 Mar '13, 8pm

How to fund your tech startup with Kickstarter #DESIGNWest

How to fund your tech startup with Kickstarter #DESIGNWest

Does your entrepreneurial idea have a shot at crowd-sourced financing? What would you need to do to ensure your crowd-funded, startup is successful? Find out the answers to these questions and more at the DESIGN West session Why I Failed Kickstarter and My Friends Didn't , on Wednesday, April 24 in San Jose, Calif. [Click here to register for DesignCon 2013 , April 22-25 at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center. Options range from an All-Access Pass -- which includes Black Hat (security) Conference Session to Free Expo Admission]. Bob Baddeley, founder of Portable Scores will describe two Kickstarter projects which were launched on the same day. He'll analyze why he believes his friend's launch succeeded at Nomiku but his own Portable Scores failed to reach its funding goal. He'll also tell how he resurrected his failed project by emulating other successful campaigns at K...

Full article: http://www.edn.com/electronics-blogs/the-workbench/440989...

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