PIVOTtag

PIVOTtag creates luggage tags that are 100% reusable, saving money and time for companies in the the hospitality industry.

Founder(s)

  • Emily Long (SPS '20) |

Website

Veccnet

Veccnet offers ubiquitous, ultra-reliable, and low-latency connectivity, allowing drone service providers to reliably control their long-range delivery drones and benefit from fewer mission abortions and reduced costs compared to satellite links.

Founder(s)

  • Kim Mahler (Tandon faculty) |
  • Tom Piechotta

Website

WOKEN

A career exploration platform guiding professionals to confidently identify which career path they will love.

Founder(s)

  • Rachel Serwetz (Stern '19) |

Website

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Startup School

Startup School is a workshop series, led by industry experts, designed to teach you in-demand startup skills and expose you to essential entrepreneurship topics.

Topics and instructors vary every semester; browse the upcoming topics below and RSVP to any/all that are relevant to you! Whether you're thinking about pursuing a new startup idea or have already launched, Startup School is for you.


Workshops are free to all current NYU community members (with active NYU IDs), and available at a low cost to alumni and non-NYU attendees. 

 

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  • FAQs

    Do I need to register?
    Yes, registration is required for each workshop. Attendees must check-in at the front desk upon arrival.

    Who teaches Startup School?
    Each workshop is taught by an industry expert. This includes venture capitalists, startup founders, startup lawyers, digital marketers, accountants, and more!

    Are there any prerequisites?
    There are no prerequisites. Simply attend the sessions that are of interest to you - and attend as many as you like!

    Where can I see previous sessions of Startup School?
    Check out previous recordings of Startup School workshops on our YouTube channel.

  • Previously Filmed Workshops

    Getting to Product Market Fit Part 1

    Getting to Product Market Fit Part 2

    How To Build Products Users Love

    When and How to Raise VC

    Acquiring Customers on a Budget

    Sizing Up Your Market and Competition

  • Upcoming Workshops
    Tue, Sep 22
    04:00pm ‐ 05:30pm

    Co-founder Considerations: Hiring/firing and...

    Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

    This session will be led by Jonathan Sagot (NYU Law '08) and Andrew Murphy (NYU Law '14) from Fenwick & West. What legal considerations shoul...

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    Wed, Sep 30
    11:00am ‐ 12:30pm

    Current State of Digital Assets

    Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

    This session will be led by Ayesha Kiani, VP of Business Development at LedgerPrime. There are currently over 5000 cryptocurrencies being traded...

    Details & RSVP

    Wed, Oct 7
    02:00pm ‐ 03:30pm

    Inclusive, Accessible Principles for Product...

    Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

    This session will be led by Raquel Breternitz, Lead Product Designer at The New York Times. Everyone should be able to use your software, but ac...

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    Wed, Oct 14
    02:00pm ‐ 03:00pm

    Utilizing Agile Techniques for Your Startup

    Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

    This session will be led by, Priyam Nidhi (Tandon '16), Product Manager at The Blackstone Group. Agile product management brings in a set of best...

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    Tue, Oct 27
    12:00pm ‐ 01:30pm

    Legal Essentials for Startup Founders

    Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

    This session will be led by David Sorin (Stern '79) from McCarter & English. Come hear David Sorin, Partner at McCarter & English, discu...

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    Tue, Nov 3
    02:00pm ‐ 03:30pm

    Off the Shelf Tools & Software to Help V...

    Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

    This session will be led by, Edwin Akrong, Product Manager at Simon Data. There are numerous tools like Segment, FullStory, Bubble, etc that help...

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    Tue, Nov 17
    04:30pm ‐ 05:30pm

    Prioritizing Features in Product Development...

    Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute

    This session will be led by, Priyam Nidhi (Tandon '16), Product Manager at The Blackstone Group. In the first half of this workshop, the instruct...

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