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October 30, 2013

The Lang Center Launches an Entrepreneur in Residence Program

The Lang Center Launches an Entrepreneur in Residence Program


The Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center is pleased to announce the launch of an Entrepreneur in Residence Program (EIR), a program open to all students, faculty and staff of Columbia University.

The 2013-2014 Members:
Laurence Blumberg, Kadmon Corporation, LLC
Jim Moore, J. Moore Partners
Austin Okere, Computer Warehouse Group
Asha Saxena, Future Technologies, Inc
Wim Sweldons, Sweldons Innovations
Kevin Quinn, Genki Advisory

Read their Bios

Throughout the academic year, the EIRs will be available to provide confidential ad-hoc consulting, coaching and mentoring designed to help Columbia entrepreneurs advance their venture concepts.  Professor Clifford Schorer will serve as the Director of the program. “The active participation of each EIR assists in expanding the platform of support provided by those interested in not only starting a business, but in developing the skills and entrepreneurial mindset that will enhance their future success, regardless of the path they choose,” Professor Schorer said.

Over the course of the academic year, EIRs will also offer individual workshops. To learn more about the program and request a meeting with an EIR, visit the web page

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Fall 2014 Events

October 27-29, 2014

#CBSstartups Week

October 27, 2014

Entrepreneurs in Residence Program Kick-Off Event
6:30-8:30PM, Hepburn Lounge, Uris Hall

October 28, 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia Program Information Session
12:30-2:00PM, Sindeband 414, Engineering School

October 28, 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia Program Information Session
6:00-7:15PM, HSC LL107, CU Medical Center

October 29, 2014

Annual Fall Venture Fair
6:30-9:00PM, AppNexus

November 6, 2014

Entrepreneurs in Residence Workshop - Laurence Blumberg '94
12:30-2:00PM, Warren Hall 310

November 11, 2014

"Pitch to an Entrepreneur in Residence" Session
12:30-2:00PM, Uris Hall 140

November 13, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Wim Sweldens
12:30-2:00PM, Uris Hall 307

November 16, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program Application Due
 

November 18, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Asha Saxena
12:30-2:00PM, Uris Hall 307

December 2, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Jim Moore '95
12:30-2:00PM, Uris Hall 307

December 2, 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia Program Admissions Event
6:00-9:00PM, Columbia Startup Lab-Wework

December 5, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program Admissions Event
9:00-5:00PM, Uris Hall 208, 329, 331, 332, 333

 

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