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Blackstone LaunchPad Startup School is a workshop series, led by industry experts, and designed to teach in-demand startup skills.

Design Thinking Best Practices

Do you want to learn how to apply the best Design Thinking has to offer to your venture? Come hear from the Queen of Design Thinking, Maryam Daryabegi, a renowned tech startup mentor & educator on Design Thinking & Innovation that has mentored startups such as 2U.com and GetSmarter.com 🤓🚀

Speaker: Maryam Daryabegi (NYU Stern '15)

About the speaker:

As a highly energetic strategy & innovation leader, Maryam has spent her life propelling change and creating purposeful impact. She has gained her experience from living in ten cities, across four continents, and working with Fortune 500 firms, startups, non-profit organizations & universities across multiple industries and sectors.

As the founder of " Innovation Bazar", a global advisory firm, Maryam partners with clients to spark positive change and share a unique perspective in digital strategy, innovation, transformation, and culture. Passionate about helping people and organizations unlock their potential through leveraging design thinking methodology and data-driven capabilities.

Maryam has advised senior executives and helped transform some of the most successful organizations, including IBM, Medtronics, Pfizer, AXA XL, Glencore, iHeart Media, MetLife, Bank of America, Merrill Wealth Management, JP Morgan, Credit Suisse, Chanel Beauty, Neiman Marcus, BASF, UN Women USA and First Republic Bank.

In addition to her role as a global innovation and transformation consultant, Maryam is an:

Adjunct professor at NYU SPS Preston Robert Tisch Institute for Global Sport, teaching a course in Design Thinking for Sport Management. Educator for the executive online course in digital business strategy offered by MIT Sloan School of Management. Adviser, coach and mentor to entrepreneurs and startups at various accelerators and incubators worldwide (Techstars, NUMA, ERA, XRC Labs, SongHan). Adviser and member of the Marketing and Programming Committee of UN WOMEN US NY; Consult the organization in creating compelling solutions for advancing equality and empowering women in the workplace (UN Sustainable Development Goals number 3, 4, 5 and 10). Frequent International Speaker, senior guest lecturer and workshop leader.

*THIS EVENT IS ONLY OPEN TO CURRENT NYU STUDENTS, FACULTY, AND STAFF, AND EACH ATTENDEE WILL BE REQUIRED TO SIGN IN WITH THEIR NYU ID CARD & VIOLET GO PASS*

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 entrepreneur@nyu.edu for assistance.

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When & Where
Thu, April 20, 2023
12:00 PM ‐ 1:00 PM
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Leslie Entrepreneurs Lab
16 Washington Place Room: Lean Launchpad
New York, NY 10003
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