Join us for a 2 hour interactive presentation and discussion for entrepreneurs, designers, activists, artists, innovators, and anyone who wants to make their idea reality.
Serial entrepreneur and crowd-funding expert, Jason Best, will demystify the world of crowdfunding and share his top tips for success by taking you through the 3 phases of crowdfunding: pre-launch activities, during the live campaign, and post-campaign activities. Find out how for-profit crowdfunding can differ from non-profit crowdfunding…and how they can be similar. Learn to discern if crowdfunding is the best approach for your idea and find out how other markets are using crowdfunding.
As co-founder and principal of Crowdfund Capital Advisors (CCA), Jason Best co-authored the crowdfund investing framework used in the JOBS Act to legalize equity and debt based crowdfunding in the USA. He has provided congressional testimony on crowdfunding and was honored to attend the White House ceremony when President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law on April 5, 2012. Jason co-founded the crowdfunding industry trade group that works with the Securities and Exchange Commission and FINRA as they create the rules for crowdfund investing. Jason also works with angel groups, PE/VC firms as well as governments and NGOs, including The World Bank, to understand the crowdfunding ecosystem and create successful crowdfund investing strategies. He was instrumental in the successful effort to have CCA selected by the US State Department’s Global Entrepreneurship Program as a Key Partner.
Jason has spoken at The White House, South by Southwest, TEDx, the World Bank’s Global Forum on Innovation and Technology Entrepreneurship and the Angel Capital Association. He is co-author of the Crowdfund Investing for Dummies book (published by Wiley), a contributor to TechCrunch and Venture Beat and has appeared in Fast Company, Bloomberg Markets and on CNN. Forbes.com ranked Jason as one of the 10 most influential people in crowdfunding.
This event will be in English with simultaneous translation into Ukrainian.
Remember to bring your passport or driver's license.
For our final session of the summer we’ll take a look at some speaking strategies that can best help our students express themselves in a rigorous academic setting.
Молода українська художниця Юлія Бєляєва порушує питання, чи є ми технологічними істотами, чи природними, або ж симбіозом? Вона використовує стіни галереї як полотно і створює віртуальні 3D-проекції, які імітують воду та природні ландшафти. Авторка нагадує, що природне та архітектурне середовища існують в одному часі та просторі.
This discussion will touch on a variety of issues in U.S. foreign policy. We’ll look at the current personalities in U.S. Foreign Policy and how they view the current critical issues of the day.
Бажаєш навчатися у США, але бракує знань? Відвідай щомісячну презентацію від EducationUSA, щоб дізнатися про процес вступу, фінансування своєї освіти та послуги, що надають центри EducationUSA.
Кожен українець може отримати від держави землю під ведення фермерського господарства, садівництво, для будівництва дачі та гаража.
Come to America House and chat with Philip Kopatz! Philip is a senior at Walsh University from Ohio, United States. He is majoring in history and psychology and plans on attending graduate school and eventually becoming a history professor.
A lawyer sees the chance to salvage his career and self-respect by taking a medical malpractice case to trial rather than settling.
This comedy-type-play performance, was created by some of the first-year students at V.O. Sukhomlynsky National University of Mykolaiv. The performance contains musical and singing scenes along with the dramatic performances from Sukhomlynsky National University students.
Turn up the music! Light the grills! It’s time for our most anticipated event of the year - U.S. Independence Day at America House! This year’s theme is “Independence Day Rock Out”!