Looking Ahead: Fall 2023 (Student Edition)

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The fall semester is here and the Leslie eLab is open! From Aug. 28-Sept. 1, we are open Mon-Thur (10AM to 6PM) and Fri (10AM to 4PM). Starting Sept. 5, our hours of operation will be Mon-Thur (10AM to 8PM) and Fri (10AM to 6PM).

To welcome all of you back to campus (or welcome you for the first time), the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute has a full calendar of in person and virtual events to guide you on your entrepreneurial journey – starting with our Open House and Entrepreneurship Club Showcase on Sept. 14!

From workshops to competitions, networking lunches to funding opportunities, check out the major upcoming dates below!

P.S. These are only some of the upcoming events and programs. For the full list, visit our events calendar.


29: Welcome 2023 - How to Start a Startup at NYU #1


1: Female Founders Lunch – VC Panel

7: Startup School: Marketing & PR Case Studies for Startups

7: Welcome 2023 - How to Start a Startup at NYU #2

8: 2023 Inclusive Founders Forum (Sold Out!)

13: Startup School: Startup Resources for Creatives @ The Parsons eLab

14: Startup School: Financial Fundamentals for Student Startups

14: NYU Entrepreneurs Challenge Kick-off & Info Session (Hosted by the NYU Stern Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship)

14: Leslie eLab Open House & Entrepreneurship Club Showcase

22: NYU Startup Accelerator Program — Info Session #1

22: NYU Startup Team Hunt

18: Coffee with Rebecca Silver, Director of the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

19: Startup School: How I Launched My Student Learning Startup

20: Startup School: Pre-Seed Financing Legal Essentials

21: Startup School: Branding FAILS to Avoid

26: Startup School: Legal Tips for Startup Founders

27: Breakfast with Frank Rimalovski, Executive Director of the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

27: DEADLINE: Startup Bootcamp #1 application due

28: Startup School: Why Now? The Importance of Timing for Product Success (Virtual)



2: DEADLINE: Max Stenbeck Venture Equity Program application due

4: Startup School: Immigration 101 for Startup Founders

5: Startup School: How to Launch a Web3 Startup

10: Startup School: How to Launch & Scale a Hardware Startup

17: Startup School: Launching a Startup in the US as a Non-Resident

20: 12th Annual NYU Entrepreneurs Festival

25: NYU Startup Accelerator Program — Info Session #2

26: Startup School: Founder Resilience



1: DEADLINE: Startup Bootcamp #2 application due

2: Startup School: Design Thinking for Real-World Problem Solving: Unlock Your Inner Innovator

7: NYU Startup Accelerator Program — Info Session #3

7: NYU Startup Team Hunt 

10: Female Founders Lunch – Fellows Panel 

13: DEADLINE: J-Term Startup Sprint application due

14: Female Founders Fellowship Info Session #1

16: Startup School: Breaking Barriers: Creating an Inclusive Startup Culture



4: Female Founders Fellowship Info Session #2

11: DEADLINE: Female Founders Fellowship application due

These are only some of the major events we have coming up, but our events calendar is always growing, so don't forget to check in weekly for new events and opportunities!