Tuesday, August 16 - 5:30 - 7:00 PM

Please plan to join us for our next 2011 Technology Entrepreneur Speakers Program event on Tuesday, August 16, with guest speaker, Patrick J. Piper, Co-Founder, President and CEO of QM Power, Inc.

About Our Speaker:
P.J. Piper is the Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of QM Power, Inc, a company focused on commercializing the highest performance and lowest cost electric motors, generators and actuators. Mr. Piper joined the Company from Aspen Aerogels, Inc., another company he co-founded where he successfully commercialized the aerogel insulation nanotechnology in the oil and gas, industrial, automotive, apparel and military markets. Before joining Aspen, Mr. Piper spent almost ten years in investment banking, commercial lending, mergers and acquisitions and derivatives marketing and management at JP Morgan Chase and CIBC World Markets. He is a member of the Financial Executives Institute, a former Board member of Triton Systems, Inc. and Co-Founder and former CFO of Aspen Products Group.

Date | Time of Event:
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.*
* Doors open at 5:00 p.m. | Speaker begins promptly at 5:30 p.m.

All programs held at the Law Offices of Polsinelli Shughart
700 W. 47th Street, Suite 700 | Kansas City, MO 64112

Individual Ticket - $25 ($30 at the door) To help us adequately plan and to ensure your reservation, advance registration is requested. For questions regarding this event, contact Abigail Wadsworth at 816.235.6063 or via e-mail at

About This Series:
The Technology Entrepreneur Speakers Program Series is presented by The Missouri Small Business and Technology Development Center and KCnext and is intended to help entrepreneurial companies in their growing needs in every stage of their lifecycle, from start-up and later-stage technology. This program could not be provided to you without the generous support of our sponsors: Polsinelli Shughart, Citizens Bank & Trust, Arsalon Technologies, Sprint and University of Missouri - Kansas City.