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Event: Reg A+ Crowdfunding Conference

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When ?

July 19-20, 2017


Los Angeles, California, USA


The program is designed for:

  • C-suite executives from growth companies: from start-ups to major companies
  • Serial issuers
  • Attorneys and compliance experts
  • Broker/dealers
  • Funding portals
  • Platform operators
  • Accountants and CPA’s

Thanks to the JOBS Act and Regulation A+, crowdfunding has become more popular and lucrative than ever, but success is not easy.  Raising $50 million in capital takes knowledge, the right team, and much more. Find out how marketing will make or break an offering. Learn how to overcome the challenges companies face when dealing with investors. Understand the best practices of creating an effective offering and how to successfully list to exchanges. Join industry experts and thought leaders as they share inside information on the future of capital raises at Investment Crowdfunding: Reg A+ and More.


  • Network with crowdfunding’s best and brightest
  • Understand the building blocks of a successful Reg A+ offering
  • Get the latest on regulations and how to stay compliant
  • Find out what the future holds for crowdfunding
  • Identify who should and who should not pursue funding through Reg A+
  • Hear lessons learned from those who have failed as well as those who have found success
  • Get the deep knowledge most miss regarding audits and how to prepare
  • Learn best practices for investor relations and communication


About the author

George Popescu

Serial entrepreneur.

George sold and exited his most successful company, Boston Technologies (BT) group, in 2014. BT was a technology, market maker, high-frequency trading and inter-broker broker-dealer in the FX Spot, precious metals and CFDs space company. George was the Founder and CEO and he boot-strapped from $0 to a $20+ million in revenue without any equity investment. BT has been #1 fastest growing company in Boston in 2011 according to the Boston Business Journal and the only company being in top 10 fastest in 2012-13 as it was #5 in 2012. BT has been on the Inc. 500/5000 list of fastest growing companies in the US for 4 years in a row ( #143, #373, #897 and #1270). After the company sale in July 2014 until February 2015 George was Head-of-Strategy for Currency Mountain ( ), a USD 100 million+ holding company focused on retail and medium institutional currencies, precious metals, stocks, fixed income and commodities businesses.

• Over the last 10 years, George founded 10 companies in online lending, craft beer brewery, exotic sports car rental space, hedge funds, peer-reviewed scientific journal ( Journal of Cellular and Molecular medicine…) and more. George advised 30+ early stage start-ups in different fields. George was also a mentor at MIT’s Venture Mentoring Services and Techstar Fintech in NY.

• Previously George obtained 3 Master's Degrees: a Master's of Science from MIT working on 3D printing, a Master’s in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Supelec, France and a Master's in Nanosciences from Paris XI University. Previously he worked as a visiting scientist at MIT in Bio-engineering for 2 years. George had 3 undergrad majors: Maths, Physics and Chemistry. His scientific career led to about 10 publications and patents.

• On the business side, Boston Business Journal has named me in the top 40 under 40 in 2012 in recognition of his business achievements.

• George is originally from Romania and grew up in Paris, France.

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