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Past Speakers and Topics


  • From Scientist to CEO
    Rutvik Mehta PhD '11, Co-Founder and CEO, Thermoaura

  • Companies as InvestorsThe World of Corporate Venture Capital
    John Freer '99, '06 MBA, Manager, External Technology Initiatives, GE Global Research

  • The Good Life???Entrepreneurship as a Career Choice
    Anthony Pfister, CEO,

  • The First 5 Years in Startup Country: Celebrating Ecovative Design's 5th Anniversary
    Eben Bayer '11, Co-Founder and CEO, Ecovative Design

  • Marketing for StartUps: Panel Discussion

    Susan Bardack, Founder/CEO, Buzz Media Solutions
    Dave Borland, CMO, Burst Marketing
    Peter Dean, President, Rendertribe


  • So You Think You Are Your Own Boss? Managing Your Board and Your Investors 
    Harry Ruda '68, CEO, Wing Power Energy

  • Attorneys for StartUps: When, Why and How to Engage
    Susan Farley, Partner, Heslin, Rothenberg, Farley & Mesiti P.C.
    Charles R. Haviland, Jr., Partner, Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP
    Richard A. Langer, Principal, McNamee, Lochner, Titus & Williams, P.C.
    Jeffrey B. Schwartz, Partner, Phillips Lytle LLP

  • Entrepreneurship from Start to Finish: Good Ideas Rule
    Michael Ridley, Founder of Deadmans Productions

  • Most Startups Are Not Facebook: Lessons Learned: Advanced Material Start Up 
    John Schneiter, John Schneiter, CEO, Free Form Fibers; Co-founder, Global Spec

  • Lessons Learned: Energy Management Start Up and BioMedical Device Start Up
    Daniel Farrow, Founder and CEO, Abbot Energy Corp.; Founder and CTO, JD Axis

Speakers and Topics before 2012







Entrepreneurship Continuum

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