Entrepreneurship Celebration: The Physical Product Panel

Last week, the Entrepreneurship Celebration at Cornell University featured various panels and discussions regarding the challenges and rewards of entrepreneurial paths. Here’s a look at the Physical Product panel, moderated by Ken Rother, Managing Director, eLab and Robert Shepherd, Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospece Engineering, Cornell University. Student panelists included Nandita Bal MEN ’15, Founder, Meditrust; Steven Dourmashkin ’15, MEN ’16, Founder, Specdrums; Micah Green ’18, Founder, Maidbot; and Caitlin Parrucci MEng ’16, Founder, Equine Design.

Entrepreneurship Celebration Begins at Cornell

Have you ever dreamed about what it would be like to be in a room filled with something that you love? For the writers at Entrepreneurship@Dyson, that thing is entrepreneurs, and that dream is about to come true. Later this evening, Cornell will kick off its annual Entrepreneurship at Cornell Celebration in Kennedy Hall before transitioning to a two-day conference that will take place in the Statler Hotel on Thursday and Friday. Nearly 400 students, alumni, faculty, and more have already registered for the event, excited to get in-depth looks at entrepreneurship through the eyes of the Cornell community.

Eship Thoughts from Celebration: Pick 3 Words…

“Pick three words to describe your entrepreneurship experience” This year at Entrepreneurship@Cornell’s Celebration, a two-day entrepreneurship conference, E@D was given the chance to ask Cornell’s prominent alums and entrepreneurs the tough questions. From funny anecdotes to real life advice, these attendees gave us a variety of perspectives on the trials and tribulations of being an entrepreneur. We asked…

CEO Stories: Being Entrepreneurial at the Highest Level

The “CEO Stories: Being Entrepreneurial at the Highest Level” panel addressed the often neglected question of so, you started a business but…what comes next? It’s easy to get swept up in the buzz and excitement of startups, so it was refreshing to hear three CEOs (and Cornell alums) talk about the qualities necessary to be a leader in an entrepreneurial…

The Cutting-Edge: Making the Most of Emerging Technologies

As one of four panels in the first symposia session, “The Cutting-Edge: Making the Most of Emerging Technologies” kicked off Cornell’s Celebration 2015. It consisted a mix of excitement in how emerging technologies will revolutionize industries and skepticism over privacy concerns. Key topics in the panel revolved around big data, Bitcoin, social media, 3D printing,…

Reminder: Celebration 2015 April 16-17, Register Now!

Join more than 700 alumni, students, faculty, and staff for Entrepreneurship at Cornell Celebration 2015!! When? April 16-17, Official Schedule Where? Statler Hotel RSVP? Be sure to Register here! – See who’s attending Celebration 2015 will also be livestreamed on the Facebook page here!  Don’t miss out on the following events and opportunities: Symposia on a wide range of topics including…

Lesson on Branding, VC, & Pursuing Personal Passions

Last week E@C sponsored the “Celebration Conference” bringing back loads of entrepreneurial minded alumni to speak on a variety of topics. Being a road warrior for E@D I meandered around campus to see who had the most intriguing talks (and who gave out free food!) – Which ultimately brought me to collegetown’s Popshop for a presentation from…