Ben Milne

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Founder & CEO, Dwolla

Now I've got a better idea on how to do it differently. That's what you do. Live and learn, right?

Ben Milne is a mobile payments outsider and founder of Dwolla, a new payment network based in the heart of the Silicon Prairie. The company continues to disrupt Visa and Mastercard by building useful and innovative online and mobile products on top of its open and low-cost payment network. Ben is a repeat entrepreneur, having created and sold another multi-million dollar startup with oversea operations back in 2008.

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Sunday, October 16
Ignite

Ignite: CIW

Ignite is a high-energy evening of 5-minute talks by people who have an idea?and the guts to get onstage and share it with their hometown crowd.
Speakers: Ben Milne, Teresa Valdez Klein, Ramez Naam, Kathryn Born, Katherine Darnstadt, John Rood, Adrian Holovaty, Brady Forrest
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue
Wednesday, October 12
Kauffman

Kauffman Foundation Midwest Entrepreneur Summit

The premier gathering of entrepreneurs in the Midwest focused on growth in the region.
Speakers: Dave Knox, J.B. Pritzker, Lance Criscuolo, Scott Dorsey, Charlie O'Donnell, Matt Maloney, Ben Milne, Kevin Willer, Marc Ecko
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue

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