Back to all events 10th Annual NYU Entrepreneurs Festival Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute
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Join us at the 10th Annual NYU Entrepreneurs Festival celebrating NYU founders through exciting keynotes, panels, roundtables, & a Demo Day!



Wed, Oct. 13

12:30 - 1:30 pm: Starting a Startup while in School panel (in-person @ the Leslie eLab)

2 - 4 pm: Startup Roundtables (in-person @ the Leslie eLab)

  • Social media for your startup with Shay Gaskins (SPS ’19) Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship
  • Food & beverage startups with Danny Lafuente, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship
  • How do I build it with Liz New, Tandon MakerSpace
  • How to intern for a startup with Craig Wilson, NYU Data Future Lab
  • 5 tips to solidify your brand with Carol Ourivio (Steinhardt ’16, Wagner ’22), NYU Entrepreneurial Institute
  • Working in blockchain with Ayesha Kiani, LedgerPrime
  • How to get into VC as a student with Aleksija Vuijic (Stern MBA ’22)
  • Funding your social venture with Keith Mauppa, NYU Entrepreneurial Institute
  • Raising your first round with Frank Rimalovski, NYU Entrepreneurial Institute
  • Is social entrepreneurship really a thing? with Paul Light, PhD, Wagner Faculty
  • Protecting your idea or invention with Ricky DeMello (Tandon ’22), Patent Pending Club

4 - 6 pm: Startup Team Hunt (virtual)

Thurs, Oct. 14

1 - 2 pm: Stepping up to the plate: Women entrepreneurs responding to pressing needs panel (in-person @ the Leslie eLab)

2 - 3 pm: Keynote with Kate Mulling (Gallatin ’06), co-founder of Thrive Market (virtual)

Fri, Oct. 15

1 - 2 pm: Keynote with Adam Goldstein (Stern ’07), co-founder of Archer (virtual)

2 - 4 pm: 4th Annual NYU Startup Demo Day (virtual)

4 - 5 pm: Startup Exhibition (virtual)

Note: The 10th NYU Entrepreneurs Festival is only open to members of the NYU community - NYU students, faculty, staff and researchers.

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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 for assistance.

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When & Where
Fri, October 15 ‐ Fri, October 15, 2021
12:00 AM ‐ 12:00 AM
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