Will Equity Crowdfunding Help Create The Next Silicon Valley Outside the U.S.?

Monday, February 24, 2014

This week is Global Innovation Week 2014, and as CEO of Crowdfunder.com I’ll be participating in the Global Innovation Summit (GIS) in Silicon Valley.

The focus of the GIS conference is on ecosystem development. Which is a great topic and comes as no surprise, as the conference is led by Victor Hwang and Greg Horowitt, venture partners at T2 Ventures and authors of The Rainforest: The Secret to Building The Next Silicon Valley.

In this article I share the 3 ways in which equity crowdfunding will accelerate the growth of local entrepreneurial ecosystems, in the U.S. and internationally.

Source: unreasonable.is (link opens in a new window)

Categories
Entrepreneurship, Impact Assessment
Tags
crowdfunding, financial innovation, social capital, social impact