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Friday, April 12 • 2:00pm - 4:30pm
American Evolution Innovators Cup: Finals

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Finalists will compete for the American Evolution Innovators Cup, cash prizes totaling $60,000, mentorships with celebrated innovators, and an opportunity to connect with investors to scale their projects.

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Jason Feifer

editor in chief, Entrepreneur magazine
Jason Feifer is the editor in chief of Entrepreneur magazine, and host of two podcasts: Problem Solvers, about entrepreneurs solving unexpected problems in their business, and Pessimists Archive, a history of unfounded fears of technology. He has been an editor at Men's Health, Fast... Read More →
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David Hall

Partner, Revolution's Rise of the Rest Seed Fund
David Hall is a Partner at Rise of the Rest Seed Fund and is responsible for investment sourcing, execution, and oversight for Revolution portfolio companies. David began his career with Revolution in 2006, serving as an investment professional for Revolution and has been working... Read More →
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Tiffany Henry

Program Officer, Winthrop Rockefeller Institute
Tiffany Henry is a Program Officer at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute in Morrilton, Arkansas where she coordinates Uncommon Communities, a community and leadership development program that empowers citizens to make their own positive change through entrepreneurial ecosystem building... Read More →
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Henry Hipps

Deputy Director, Education, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Henry Hipps is Deputy Director of the Education team at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Henry and his team focus on improving the availability, adoption and implementation of high leverage solutions that support teachers and increase student achievement. At the Foundation, he... Read More →
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Karen Jackson

President, Apogee Strategic Partners, LLC
Former senior government executive with distinguished career leading programs and teams in autonomous systems, cyber security, smart community development, telecommunications, and IT.
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Navin Thukkaram

Lead Investor / Board Member, SkyKick
Navin Thukkaram is a technology investor and entrepreneur who has generated over $3 billion in exits. Navin is lead investor and board member of SkyKick, a cloud software company with 20,000+ businesses in 100+ countries. He has served on several boards for companies ranging from... Read More →

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American Evolution

AMERICAN EVOLUTION™ commemorates the 400th anniversary of several key historical events that occurred in Virginia in 1619 that continue to influence America today. Featured events, programs, and legacy projects inspire local, national, and international engagement in the themes... Read More →