The headline tech conference of the Forward Festival, the Forward Technology Conference (FTC) is geared toward startup founders, tech geeks, and those wanting to build successful technology companies. Whether you’re thinking about launching a startup business or you’re an experienced entrepreneur, you’ll find this conference relevant and insightful.

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Laura Berkner

Laura Berkner is an energetic professional with a wide and varied background and experience. She is co-founder of Stimmi, LLC a mobile care plan for persons with autism or other disabilities. Laura is deeply committed to making a difference and helping create the best quality of life for those affected. She also is practicing as a physician assistant in Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine. Laura's background is in science and technology. Her first career was in a State regulatory agency where as a food scientist/manager she developed policy and procedures, inspected facilities and managed professional staff. She worked for a private microbiology lab and was involved with sales, training and quality assurance. Laura fed her family for 6 years as an independent sales director in a cosmetic firm before going back to school to get her Masters Degree in Physician Assistant studies. 
Laura believes in continuously learning and pushing herself to the next level.