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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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