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IMERGE YOURSELF IN INNOVATION, IMAGINATION & INSPIRATION
By Attending imerge, You'll Automatically Receive a $50 Discount Code for Sloss Fest!
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featuring a KEYNOTE TALK BY & Q&A with
Henrique Dubugras, Founder – Brex
At only 16, Henrique built Pagar.me into $1.5 billion in transactions, sold it, enrolls in Stanford’s B-School and has another great Fin-Tech idea. He drops out, gets accepted into Y Combinator, the greatest startup accelerator in the world, to co-found Brex, a first of its kind credit card for startups.
 
If you’re an Alabama startup, early stage investor, or VC, you’re going to want to hear more from Henrique Dubugras about Brex. Now, all of 22, and already has more than $50 million in funding from the likes of Y Combinator, Ribbit Capital, and Peter Thiel (co-founder of PayPal).
ABOUT BREX FINANCING MADE EASY FOR STARTUPS
  •  First of its kind credit card for startups
  •  Instant approval 
  •  No personal guarantees
  •  10x the limit of what startups would receive with traditional cards
  •  Greater functionality and easy to manage
ALSO featuring
holly williams
Ranked in country living magazine's top 100 Most creative people
Not just a critically acclaimed singer/songwriter with three albums under her belt, Holly Williams is also one of Nashville’s leading entrepreneurs. This inspiring mother of three owns two of Nashville’s hottest retail spots: H. Audrey and White’s Mercantile.

Both stores show off her “exquisite taste” as described by gal pal and shopper Gwyneth Paltrow. And Ms. Paltrow is not alone. H. Audrey was recently named “one of the top shops in the U.S.” by Elle Magazine.

Holly has a passion for people who, like her, follow their dreams. She leads by example, successfully juggling career, entrepreneurial ventures and family. Her husband Chris Coleman is a renowned Nashville artist whose pieces hang on the store walls. And he and Holly write and tour together.
Also featuring
holly williams
Ranked in country living magazine's top 100 Most creative people
Not just a critically acclaimed singer/songwriter with three albums under her belt, Holly Williams is also one of Nashville’s leading entrepreneurs. This inspiring mother of three owns two of Nashville’s hottest retail spots: H. Audrey and White’s Mercantile.

Both stores show off her “exquisite taste” as described by gal pal and shopper Gwyneth Paltrow. And Ms. Paltrow is not alone. H. Audrey was recently named “one of the top shops in the U.S.” by Elle Magazine.

Holly has a passion for people who, like her, follow their dreams. She leads by example, successfully juggling career, entrepreneurial ventures and family. Her husband Chris Coleman is a renowned Nashville artist whose pieces hang on the store walls. And he and Holly write and tour together.

$1 BILLION REASONS TO BELIEVE IN ALABAMA
A Panel Discussion
Over the past six months, four Alabama-based businesses have celebrated a combined $1 billion dollars in exits. The leaders of three of these company's lead executives will be featured on a panel you don't want to miss!
Bill Smith
Founder and CEO
Shegun Otulana
Founder and CEO
Chad Trull
Founder and President
$1 BILLION REASONS TO BELIEVE IN ALABAMA
A Panel Discussion
Over the past six months, four Alabama-based businesses have celebrated a combined $1 billion dollars in exits. The leaders of three of these company's lead executives will be featured on a panel you don't want to miss!
Bill Smith
Founder and CEO
Shegun Otulana
Founder and CEO
Chad Trull
Founder and President
We invite you to come out to imerge 2018 on July 12th, watch our speakers, absorb their knowledge, and mingle with the elite crowd of some of the biggest companies in Alabama and most promising startups. 
GRAB YOUR TICKETS HERE
TICKET HOLDERS ONLY ALLOWED
By Attending imerge, You'll Automatically Receive a $50 Discount Code for Sloss Fest!
who's in the crowd?
imerge 2018 will be crawling with successful people. And these are the people you’ll be rubbing elbows with. Here’s a small sampling of some of the businesses that will be represented:
Network with 
ALABAMA LAUNCHPAD ALUMNI
Alabama Launchpad, an EDPA program, has been an integral part of the innovation and entrepreneurial space in Alabama for 12 years - funding startups and working to help companies Start, Stay and Grow in Alabama.

In fact it is the most active early stage investor in the state of Alabama, investing $4 million in 81 companies.
RECEIVE $50 off SLOSS FEST when you grab YOUR tickets to imerge!
ABOUT SLOSS FEST
  •   Birmingham's Biggest Music & Arts Festival...
  •  Lineup Includes Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire, The Brummies (who you'll also be able to see live at imerge) and Over 40 Other Bands and Musicians...
  •  July 14th & 15h in Birmingham, AL...
  •   Multiple Experiences...
  •   Receive $50 Off When Buying your imerge ticket today!
  •  Unique Discount Code Will Be Sent via Email
who's in the crowd?
imerge 2018 will be crawling with successful people. And these are the people you’ll be rubbing elbows with. Here’s a small sampling of some of the businesses that will be represented:
Network with 
ALABAMA LAUNCHPAD ALUMNI
Alabama Launchpad, an EDPA program, has been an integral part of the innovation and entrepreneurial space in Alabama for 12 years - funding startups and working to help companies Start, Stay and Grow in Alabama.

In fact it is the most active early stage investor in the state of Alabama, investing $4 million in 81 companies.
RECEIVE $50 off SLOSS FEST when you grab YOUR tickets to imerge!
ABOUT SLOSS FEST
  •   Birmingham's Biggest Music & Arts Festival...
  •   Lineup Includes Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire, The Brummies (who you'll also be able to see live at imerge) and Over 40 Other Bands and Musicians...
  •   July 14th & 15th in Birmingham, AL...
  •   Multiple Experiences...
  •   Receive $50 Off When Buying your imerge ticket today!
  •  Unique Discount Code Will Be Sent via Email
JOIN US FOR imerge 2018
By Attending imerge, You'll Automatically Receive a $50 Discount Code for Sloss Fest!
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DOWNTOWN BIRMINGHAM, AL
JULY 6TH - JULY 13TH, 2018
Birmingham Innovation Week is a celebration of creatives, risk-takers, and innovators. Through a series of fiercely collaborative events produced by Birmingham’s most pioneering public and private institutions, Innovation Week showcases transformational ideas and ventures evolving in Birmingham. The week bridges the gap between local entrepreneurs, talent, and capital -- ultimately accelerating our already thriving startup community. And with everyone’s attention captured by emerging innovation, we seamlessly lead into the Southeast's preeminent technology convergences: imerge, Sloss Sport, and Sloss Tech.
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Featured hotel
Aloft Birmingham Soho Square
1903 29th Avenue South, Homewood, AL 35209
t: 205.874.8055 | f: 205.874.8455
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