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Funding The Future: Venture Capital Building Smart Cities with Tim Wang ‘05

April 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship welcomes Tim Wang ‘05, a venture capitalist at the Westly Group. Tim has always had a passion for sustainability, focused on the intersection of sustainability, economics and government. Before entering VC, Tim co-founded a China-based fintech startup. Why did he choose to become venture capitalist? What does it mean to invest sustainably? Are improving the world and making a profit mutually exclusive? Join the conversation to find out!

“Funding the Future” is an ongoing speaker series hosted by Sophie Starck ’20 and John Diorio ’20 and powered by the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship. The series aims to shed light on the often opaque world of venture capital.



April 20, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Petteruti Lounge
75 Waterman Street
Providence, RI 02912
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