Folsom-based Velocity Venture Capital will kick off its third annual Entrepreneurs Showcase on Thursday at the Sacramento Convention Center.
It's designed to identify and support new technology companies in the greater Sacramento region.
The first of three forums will feature a keynote speech by Mark Heesen, president of the National Venture Capital Association. This Thursday's gathering also marks the start a seven-month program for aspiring entrepreneurs to compete for capital and support from the region.
The nonprofit Kauffman Fellows Program also is collaborating with Velocity on the program.
A second conference on July 26 features company executives, and a third session on Aug. 30 includes five Silicon Valley venture capital representatives.
For more information, call (916) 673-3431 or visit www.velocityvc.com/showcase.
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