Thursday, December 7, 2017 | 11 AM – 1 PM | Pittsburgh Technology Council

Why waste months getting investors to loan you money when you get customers to pay you by pre-selling your product? Join us for a lunch-and-learn with crowdfunding expert, Todd Medema, to learn the ins-and-outs of creating a successful crowdfunding program. This workshop includes a one hour presentation, lunch and Q&A.


  • Crowdfunding platforms and how to avoid common mistakes that can cost thousands of dollars
  • How to design your pitch, marketing and rewards for maximum success
  • The opportunity to ask questions and get personalized feedback for your product and vision

After four successful crowdfunding campaigns spanning retail pop-up stores, games and consumer devices, Todd Medema shares his lessons learned and tips to acing your next crowdfunding. Todd’s background is in CMU Technology, Entrepreneurship and Design. He is also a bike enthusiast and best-selling author. Learn more and connect at

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