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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.

Ticket sales will begin soon!

Stay tuned for more information. Contact Entrepreneurship@Columbia.edu with specific inquiries.
 

Featured Video

Robert Reffkin '03, founder and CEO of Urban Compass, reflects on the power of the Columbia Business School network and recalls a personal leadership course that helped him follow his passion.

 

Fall 2014 Events

September 23, 2014

Lang Center Information Session
12:30-2:00PM

September 30, 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia Program Information Session
12:30-2:00PM (Columbia Business School)

October 27, 2014

Entrepreneurs in Residence Program Kick-Off Event
6:30-8:30PM

October 28, 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia Program Information Session
12:30-2:00PM (Engineering School) and 6:00-7:15PM (CU Medical Center)

October 29, 2014

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

November 6, 2014

Entrepreneurs in Residence Workshop - Laurence Blumberg '94
12:30-2:00PM

November 11, 2014

"Pitch to an Entrepreneur in Residence" Session
12:30-2:00PM

November 13, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Wim Sweldens
12:30-2:00PM

November 18, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Asha Saxena
12:30-2:00PM

November 20, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program Peer-voting Event
12:30-2:00PM

December 2, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Jim Moore '95
12:30-2:00PM

December 5, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program Admissions Event
9:00-5:00PM