What’s Your Plan? Creating a Crowdfunding Campaign to Empower Long-term Success

Business of Making

Wednesday, September 17, 2:50 pm to 3:10 pm in Viscusi Gallery

Crowdfunding is empowering entrepreneurs and makers across the world to fund what matters to them. While there are great stories of people raising millions, not all campaigners are looking to be the next million dollar campaign. Understanding your objectives and desired outcomes from the start of your campaign better set you up for long-term success. This talk is designed to provide you with a framework for preparing your campaign based on what you hope to get out of it.


Kate Drane

Head of Outreach, Hardware and Technology, Indiegogo
Kate Drane is Indiegogo’s hardware category lead. She is responsible for all aspects of business growth for the platform’s design and technology categories and has led many companies, including Misfit Wearables, Scanadu and Canonical, to secure funding on Indiegogo.