Xccelerate is part of DCBX Tech and is  a 1 day event connecting entrepreneurs, University students, small businesses, community and business leaders, local chambers and economic development groups coming together to connect resources. We will be bringing venture capitalists, grant specialists, government resources, and private financing specialists to offer solutions for all types of startups and small businesses.  The event will also connect budding Entrepreneurs from local Universities in the DC Metro area giving them an opportunity to learn & develop skills needed in an ever changing entrepreneurial world!

Attendees will be able to interact with members of the DC ArchAngels one of the top investment groups in the World.

Speaking sessions will be 25-35 minutes with opportunities for think tank style opportunities, questions & interactive activities.  Xccelerate & DCbizX wants you to be part of the movement!


Xccelerate  Part of DCBX Tech

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses Moving Forward…

Date:  Saturday  August 26, 2017

Location:  Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001


11am-5pm Educational Sessions & Collaborative Learning

5pm-6pm Quick Dinner Break Catch a bite on the TechPlaza with over 15 Food Vendors

6pm-7:30pm  AngelTank LIVE!  Watch 5 Companies pitch to investors for a chance to get funded.

8pm-4am Evening Party Shows & Entertainment

Speakers:  Speakers are listed below & more are being added.

Tickets:  Will be available April 2017. 



11am-Educational Session #1

12pm Education Session #2     (2 Speaker Sessions)

1pm  Lunch Break

2pm Educational Session #3    (2 Speaker Sessions)

3pm Educational Session #4    (2 Speaker Sessions)

4pm  Entrepreneur Think Tank Panel Discussion with question & answer

6pm-7:30pm Angel Tank LIVE!  Watch the top 5 Tech Companies try to get millions in investment money!  Just like SharkTank.   

8pm-4am 7 Ballrooms of dancing, plus live salsa bands & award winning International Show



Randall Reade  “Dr Start Up” 

President and CEO at Zipzone Ltd.

Piranha Tank Investor

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John Simson                                                                    Randy Hafner 

Executive in Residence                                                Creativity Advocate & Author “Zen & the Art                

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Lee “El Gringuito” Smith Jr                                   Katherine Aguilar Smith 

Entertainment Entrepreneur                                Latina Business Entrepreneur 

Co-Founder CEO of DCBX.org                              Co-Founder COO of DCBX.org