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March 1, 2014

Columbia University Unveils Inaugural Entrepreneurship Conference and Festival, #StartupColumbia

Columbia University Unveils Inaugural Entrepreneurship Conference and Festival, #StartupColumbia

Columbia University announces its premier festival in celebration of the entrepreneurial success budding within the University, at the very center of business. The festival is supported by the world-renowned Eugene Lang Center for Entrepreneurship, as well as Columbia’s School of Engineering. 

#StartupColumbia, which seeks to foster and encourage a culture of entrepreneurship across the university, will be held on April 11th, 2014 at Columbia University’s Morningside campus in New York City.  The Lang Center, The Columbia Entrepreneurs Organziation, together with Columbia Organization of Rising Entrepreneurs and Columbia’s Entrepreneurship department and the office of the President, will host one comprehensive day of dialogues, panel discussions, and results of the campus-wide competition. Fellow industry leaders will join Columbia students, faculty and alumni for a colloquium on innovation and business in New York City. Featured speakers will include Alan Patricof, David Tisch, Walt Mossberg.

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Spring 2015 Events

April 3, 2015

Columbia Startup Lab - WeWork
Deliberations, Alumni Center, 302 Kluge Room

April 5, 2015

Spring Venture Showcase
Applications Due By 11:59PM

April 6, 2015

Columbia Startup Lab - WeWork
Decisions Announced

April 6, 2015

Summer Fellowship Program
Applications Due By 11:59PM - Apply Now

April 9, 2015

David Rose ' 83 Investor Pitch Workshop
12:30-2:00PM, Uris Hall 331- Register

April 16, 2015

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Kevin Quinn '91
"Spring Training for Entrepreneurs: Avoiding Unforced Errors"
12:30-2:00PM, Warren Hall 209 - Register

April 20, 2015

Spring Venture Showcase
6:00-9:00PM, Columbia Startup Lab-WeWork SoHo West, 69 Charlton Street

April 22, 2015

NY TechDay
10:00-5:30PM, Pier 92

April 23-24, 2015

#Startup Columbia Festival

April 24, 2015

Summer Fellowship Program
Selected Students Announced

April 27, 2015

Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program
Annual Alumni Reception

May 5, 2015

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia
Demo Event
6:30-9:00PM, Morgan Stanley

May 20, 2015

Columbia University Commencement

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