Columbia University

Technology Ventures

Seed Funding for Defense & Dual-Use Technology

November 14, 2018
Greg Coleman, Warren Katz, Anita D'Amico, Kirk Burton, Jason Cahill
Columbia University Startup Lab
WeWork SoHo West Building
69 Charlton Street

Join us for a panel discussion on seed funding opportunities for defense and dual-use technology ventures with leaders from Department of Defense (DoD) innovation and funding initiatives, and startups finding success partnering with the DoD.


  • Colonel Greg Coleman, MD5 Acceleration Portfolio Director, Department of Defense
  • Warren Katz, Managing Director, Air Force Accelerator powered by Techstars
  • Anita D’Amico, CEO, Code Dx
  • Kirk Burton, Defense Acquisition & Policy Analyst @ Department of Defense SBIR Office, ByteCubed
  • Moderator: Jason Cahill, Founder, McCune Capital, and Associate Professor, Columbia University


  • Doors Open: 6:00
  • Panel: 6:30 - 7:20 pm
  • Q&A: 7:20 - 7:30 pm
  • Social: 7:30 - 9:00 pm