Who's here

Here you can learn about all of the great speakers & companies taking part in the 2020 NYU Entrepreneurs Festival.

Keynotes

 
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KEYNOTE #1 / 10:30 - 11:20 AM

Hadiyah Mujhid

Founder of HBCUvc

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SPEAKING WITH

Austin Clements

Managing Partner, Slauson & Co.

Stern MBA '13

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KEYNOTE #2 / 1:00 - 1:50 PM

Evan Moore

Co-Founder of Door Dash, VEVO, & OpenDoor.com

Tisch - Clive Davis '07

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SPEAKING WITH

Polina Marinova Pompliano

Founder & Author, The Profile

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Panels

11:30 AM - 12:20 PM / 2:00 - 2:50 PM

 
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Starting a Startup While in School

11:30 AM - 12:20 PM

Caitlin Ellen

Co-Founder & CEO, Sabai

Stern Langone '22

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Neev Mittal

Co-Founder, CoStudy

Courant '22

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Myriam Sbeiti

Co-Founder & CEO, Sunthetics

Tandon '18

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Laura Rocha

Co-Founder & CEO, Dathic

Wagner '20

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MODERATOR

Sergei Revzin

NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

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AI & Digital Transformation of Health & Wellness

11:30 AM - 12:20 PM

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Jade Kearney

Co-Founder, She Matters

Steinhardt '20

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Sutton King

Co-Founder, ShockTalk

GPH '20

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Achi Ludomirsky, MD

Co-Founder, OnSight

Professor, Department of Pediatrics at NYU Grossman School of Medicine

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Eugene Joseph

Founder & CEO, Prime Discoveries

Stern '11

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MODERATOR

Dee Dao, PhD

Venture Associate

NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

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Promoting Social Justice through Entrepreneurship

2:00 - 2:50 PM

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Riley Jones

Co-Founder & CEO, Bloc

Law '20

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Joshua Pierce

Founder & CEO, The Diversity Org

Tisch - Clive Davis '18

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Abbey Wemimo

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Esusu

Wagner '15

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Vanessa Wruble

Co-Founder,

March On

Tisch '99

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MODERATOR

Lili Gangas

Chief Technology Community Officer,

Kapor Center

Stern MBA '13

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So you Want to Raise VC?

2:00 - 2:50 PM

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Adrian Grant

Venture Fellow, The Fund

Stern '05

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David Shin

Associate, Rosecliff Ventures

Tandon '15

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Andy Kangpan

Principal, Two Sigma Ventures

Stern '13

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Molly O'Shea

Senior Associate, NYL Ventures

Steinhardt '17

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MODERATOR

Emily Baum

NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

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Workshops

3:15 - 4:00 PM

Internal Controls for an Outsourced Environment

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Michael Gawley

Financing Early Stage Companies

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Dave Sorin

Stern '79

Top 10 Legal Issues for Startups

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Jonathan Sagot

Law '08

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Kristen Nicol

Law '17

 

Roundtables

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Legal Issues for Startups

led by

Jared Sorin

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Finding Product Market Fit in the Early Days:

how we did it at Drift by using our platform and how startups today can do the same

led by

Jim Kelliher, Matt Bilotti &

Jennifer Greenberg

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Putting Your Startup On a Solid

Legal Foundation:

The Ins and Outs of Corporate, IP, and Immigration Law for Entrepreneurs

led by

Michael Kasdan

Law '01

and

Len Gray

Najia Khalid

Sapna Palla

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Make Me Pretty!: Pitch Deck Design Basics for Non-Designers

led by

Phoebe Punzalan

CAS '06 & Wagner '10

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AI for Good

led by

Steve Kuyan

Tandon '08 & '11

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Doing Good and Making Money Aren't Mutually Exclusive

led by

Danny Lafuente

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Earned, Owned, and Paid Media

led by

Paul Kaiser

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Social Media Spend – Buyer Beware

led by

Michael Gawley


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How to Get Involved in Entrepreneurship (even if you don't have a startup yet)

led by

Shreya Srikanth

Tandon '22

Lauren Wisniewski 

Stern '21

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Tips and Tricks for

Rapid Prototyping

led by

Victoria Bill

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NYU Startup Accelerators: Grant Funding, Mentorship, Traction and More

led by

Sarah Maibach

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NYU Leadership Fellows: Turn Ideas Into Action

led by

Sasha Massey

Wagner '18

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Storytelling for the Entertainment Entrepreneur

led by

Kate Stahl

Stern MBA/Tisch MFA '17

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Startup Exhibition

2:00 - 4:30 PM

All Good Things logo
Envirobe logo
KinNect Careers logo
Stumped logo
Melacast logo
Cartographr logo
Inviyt logo
Rostock logo
TeffLab logo
Tulii logo
CoStudy logo
JRNL Club logo
SheSpoke Suits logo
Climate Journal Project logo
Vision Voice Inc logo
 

Demo Day

4:30 - 6:30 PM

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Get Your Ticket!

The NYU Entrepreneurial Institute provides reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities. Requests for accommodations for events and services should be submitted at least two weeks before the date of the accommodation need. Please email carol.ourivio@nyu.edu for assistance.

For questions, comments, or concerns, email entrepreneur@nyu.edu

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