The perfect business plan isn't the only thing you'll need to be successful; you will also need funding and street smarts. In fact, a critical part of an entrepreneur's work is to seek investors as well as gather market intelligence.
The networking events give you direct exposure to the industry experts, investment professionals, venture capitalists as well as angel investors that could make or break your venture dreams. Successful entrepreneurs need to not only walk the walk, but talk the talk too! Make sure you take full advantage of these opportunities that will put you a step closer to realizing your dreams.