How Universities Can Accelerate Entrepreneurs

How can universities support student entrepreneurs and provide them with the resources and programs to accelerate their ideas? This session will highlight different strategies and tactics used by the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute to inspire and educate students in the necessary startup skills. We will give an overview of the programs, events, and resources that have been successful at NYU and how these tactics can be used to foster an entrepreneurial culture.

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Learning Objectives

  1. Identify strategies and tactics used by the Entrepreneurial Institute to accelerate student entrepreneurs.
  2. Show how some of NYU's entrepreneurial skills workshops and cohort-driven programs could be replicated by other universities.
  3. Highlight case studies and success stories to demonstrate how these programs are effective in accelerating entrepreneurship on campus.

Speakers

Organizer

Sarah Maibach, Program Mgr, NYU Entrepreneurial Institute


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