The Avanti Summit, hosted by David Mammano, founder of Next Step Education Group, will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 4 at the Strathallan Rochester, 550 East Ave., Rochester.

The day’s panel, “The Pleasures & Pitfalls of Being an Entrepreneur,” will feature panelists Mike Linehan, Arunas Chesonis, Kathleen Pringle, Rob Levin, Bruce Peters, Lauren Dixon, Richard A. Kaplan and Phil Saunders.

Tickets are $195 per person, $150 per person for a group of five or more and $99 per person for a group of 10 or more. For tickets, visit