We are excited that you are inquiring about Survive and Thrive Today. Most of your questions should be answered through this FAQ section but please feel free to contact us at info@surviveandthrivetoday.com or swatick@surviveandthrivetoday.com if you have a questions not addressed below.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is Survive and Thrive Today?

Survive and Thrive Today is an exclusive, participatory boot camp for entrepreneurs and startups who want to take action to move their companies from surviving to thriving. Different from other conferences, entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend for a weekend of masterminds, connections and adventure. Survive and Thrive Today brings together influential, successful business leaders, accredited investors, entrepreneurs, coaches, students and future leaders whose goals are to elevate their game for peak success. It is limited to 300 attendees.

Q. What are the dates for event?

Dates to be announced soon.

Q. Where does Survive and Thrive Today take place?

This year Survive and Thrive Today will take place at the beautiful Hess Kramer Camp in Malibu, CA. Camp Hess Cramer sits on the edge of the Pacific Ocean, with beach access. A 45 minute to an hour drive from LAX. This all-inclusive venue is the perfect getaway from the madness of daily routines and the perfect place to mix play and work while gaining new perspective on how to intertwine social life and business.

Q. Is there a complete schedule of activities?

As we get closer to the event, a full schedule will be available online at https://surviveandthrivetoday.com/2018/agenda/

Q. When are the arrival and registration times for Survive and Thrive Today?

Between 11AM-1PM on Friday the 26th. Scheduled events begin at 4PM.

Q. What are the nearest airports?


Q. Is transportation available from Airport?

Yes, roundtrip transportation will be provided to and from LAX for $75 per person. You can reserve a seat on the bus when you register as an attendee and will receive all transportation details upon confirmation. Exact details on transfer to and from Camp Hess Kramer will be sent to registered attendees who reserved seats.

Q. How do I register for Survive and Thrive Today?
Q. When is Check-In and Check-Out?

Dates to be announced soon.

Q. How much is a ticket to Survive and Thrive Today?

There are two ticket options for Survive and Thrive Today. Early Bird Tickets reserved for Pitch Entrepreneurs and General Admission.
General Attendees: $2,500
Pitch Entrepreneurs” $1500.00
Entrepreneurs who submit their pitches before June 30th are eligible for Early Bird pricing of $1500.00: Refer to the Pitch Competition https://surviveandthrivetoday.com/2018/2018-pitch-info/ for submission details If you would like to pitch your company in front of investors you will need to send in your pitch by June 30th to qualify.

Q. What is the Survive and Thrive Today Venture Fund?

The Survive and Thrive Today Venture Fund is a dedicated venture arm of the Survive and Thrive Today platform. We will identify, finance and actively assist disruptive and innovative technology startups that are managed by passionate and visionary entrepreneurs. The fund plans to cast a wide net for high growth target investments and provide critical support to entrepreneurs to address teething problems as they grow to be iconic companies of the future. The Survive and Thrive Today Fund will also bring along industry leaders and strategic partners of a global scale to increase the probability of success for the companies we back. We aim to capture maximum leverage for our entrepreneurs by giving them access to our unique community. We are launching the Survive and Thrive Today Angel Roundtable (S.T.A.R.T). S.T.A.R.T plans to selectively invest in one or more high growth companies at a seed level in the upcoming Survive and Thrive Today event.

Q. What does my ticket include?

Your Survive and Thrive Today ticket is all inclusive and entitles you to 2 nights of lodging, all meals, drinks (including alcohol), activities, Masterminds classes, keynote speaker sessions, fireside chats, meet & greets, mentoring, nighttime activities and entertainment.

Q. Is travel included in the ticket price?

Airline travel and any other travel is not included in the ticket price.

Q. If I chose to drive, is there free parking?

Yes, we have ample parking that is free of charge for our guests.

Q. Are the tickets transferrable during the event?


Q. Is there a one-day ticket?

No. Survive and Thrive Today is an intimate, immersive event and a team experience where attendees are required to spend 2 nights and 3 days at the conference.

Q. My plans have changed, can I get a refund?

All sales are final…but should an unforeseen emergency arise, please contact us personally.

Q. Can I resell my ticket?

No. We have vetted each of our attendees so that they meet the criteria for inclusion, so you may not resell you ticket to just anyone. Again, however, we can review requests on a case by case basis.

Q. I have a disability, can my caregiver attend? Do they need a ticket?

We do have several disabled-equipped cabins but we must stress that the terrain at Hess Kramer is very difficult to navigate and may prove challenging. Please consult with us if you have specific questions. Survive and Thrive Today would be pleased to accommodate your needs. Email: info@surviveandthrivetoday.com and our team members can further assist you.

Q. Age restrictions?

Participants must be at least 18 years old and guests need to be 21 years or older to be served alcohol. If you are below 21, please expect to wear an alcohol exempt wristband.

Q. Is there WiFi?


Q. How can I be a mentor or Workshop facilitator for Survive and Thrive Today?

Survive and Thrive Today is always looking for engaging and dynamic content delivers for our bootcamp . We value partnering with cutting-edge collaborators, innovators, CEOs, COOs, and founders to help us deliver the ultimate experience for our star entrepreneurs.
Contact Us: speakers@surviveandthrivetoday.com

Q. How does the Media register a pass for Survive and Thrive Today?

For media accreditation and a media pass,
Contact Us: media@surviveandthrivetoday.com
Media will be given free passes to the event, however they are responsible for their own accommodation and transportation to and from the campus. If they would like to reserve on campus accommodations, please send us an email to the above address.

Q. What is the dress code for Survive and Thrive Today?

It’s a camp. Bring campy gear and comfortable shoes. No tents required. There is a beach so swimming gear is appropriate. You are encouraged to swap your daytime sports jackets with tees, fleeces and sneakers for a weekend of connections and adventure. However, we do party hard so dress for evening events is also recommended.

Q. What do I need to bring?

Again, it’s a camp. Your accommodations will be in shared cabins. We provide bedding and towels for all our guests. You will need to bring your own toiletries, hair dryer, beach towels, sunscreen, bug spray, etc.

Q. What are the accommodations?

All accommodations at Hess Kramer are shared. Single room cabins are reserved for VIP guests. Attendees will be assigned randomly but if you have special requests, don’t hesitate to call us.

Q. I want a single and do not want to share a cabin?

There are very limited single rooms at Hess Kramer. If you absolutely cannot share a room but want to come to Survive and Thrive Today, there could be hotels close by however you will be responsible for hotel cost and daily transportation back and forth to Survive and Thrive Today camp.

Q. I have dietary restrictions, who do I contact?

Please let us know when you register. There will be a dietary option to fill out on the registration form.

Q. Is Survive and Thrive Today pet friendly?

As much as we love pets, they are not permitted on the property.

Q. I am interested in volunteering at Survive and Thrive Today, who do I contact?

For information on volunteers,
Contact Us: volunteers@surviveandthrivetoday.com

Q. I am interested in working for Survive and Thrive Today, who do I contact?

For information on careers at Survive and Thrive Today,
Contact Us: careers@surviveandthrivetoday.com

Q. I am interested in investment opportunities at Survive and Thrive Today, who do I contact?

For information on investors at Survive and Thrive Today,
Contact Us: investors@surviveandhrivetoday.com

Q. I am interested in partnering and becoming a sponsor/ ambassador at Survive and Thrive Today, who do I contact?

For partnership and sponsor inquiries at Survive and Thrive Today,
Contact Us: partnerships@surviveandthrivetoday.com

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