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1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States

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September 2019

Breaking into VC at Brown

September 20, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Join us for a panel and discussion with four Brown undergrads working in venture capital! Learn what university-focused VC funds are, how to raise money from them, and how you can also get involved as an undergrad investment partner. Panelists (pictured left to righ)t: Mariel Rosic '20 of Dorm Room Fund John Diorio '20 of…

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Undocu-Entrepreneurship: Hustling and Thriving

September 29, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Join the U-FLi Center in welcoming DJ Sizzle Fantastic, UndocuBougie, and Funky Caramelo to campus. The three DJ's will engage in a communal conversation surrounding their experience as undocumented DJs along with presenting on the topic of the Undocumented Hustle. The interactive workshop will dive into; Business Startup and Planning 101, Sustainable and Collaborative Entrepreneurship…

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October 2019

Biotechnology Graduate Program Master Class: AI & Blockchain, Maximizing the ROI on Patents

October 9, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Erich Spangenbergis the CEO and co-founder of IPwe, a company using blockchain and AI to make it easy and far less expensive to analyze, interact with and transact in patents. He is recognized as one of the world’s top 50 IP strategists, credited with changing the way people think about and use patents. After an…

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Startup Forum

October 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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From the Pussyhat Project to the Welcome Blanket, How Jayna Zweiman ‘01 Uses an Interdisciplinary Approach to Activism and Entrepreneurship

October 18, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Founder Friday: Cultivating Creative Expression How can we leverage the power of art to create design interventions for social change? How can art help us reimagine our spaces and systems? Join Jayna Zweiman ‘01, co-founder of the Pussyhat Project and the Welcome Blanket, for an interview with Danny Warshay ‘87, P'20, P'23, executive director of…

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Startup Studio: Bottom-up Research, A Critical Approach to Validating your Idea with Laura Thompson ’09

October 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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What does it mean to find and validate an unmet need? What problems are worth solving? How do you come up with a solution? How do you know when to iterate? Join Laura Thompson '09, the Nelson Center's Entrepreneur in Residence for a workshop on bottom-up research and how to apply this critical entrepreneurial skill…

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Van Wickle Ventures Info Session

October 30, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Van Wickle Ventures (“VWV”) is looking for new members! VWV is a student-run venture fund that invests in startups founded by Brown and RISD students, faculty, and alumni. Come to VWV's info session to learn how students are trained to make real investment decisions with real money. No prior experience needed! By joining VWV, you…

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November 2019

What is Venture Capital & How do I become a VC? An event with Black in Business at Brown and Insight Partners

November 5, 2019 @ 4:55 pm - 5:50 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Insight Partners is a global venture capital firm based in New York City. Insight write checks anywhere from $10m Series A’s up to $300m later stage rounds. They have raised 10 funds over the past 20 years, invested in over 300 companies and had more than 40 IPOs. Prior investments include TurnitIn, Canvas, Twitter, Alibaba,…

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Internships at Venture-Backed Start-ups and VC via Waterman Ventures

November 19, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Join CareerLAB and Waterman Ventures at the Nelson Center to learn about potential internship opportunities around the country in a wide variety of venture-backed start-ups. In addition, a handful of VC roles are available working directly with Waterman Ventures (NYC) and the Alumni Ventures Group. Come learn more about spending your summer living and breathing…

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Building a World-Class Brand with the founders of Dogfish Head

November 22, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Ever since the summer of 1995, Mariah Calagione ’93 and her husband Sam Calagione have been brewing, cooking, selling and talking everything beer as the founders of Dogfish Head Craft Brewery. Fast forward 24 years and they have now merged Dogfish Head with the Boston Beer Company to create the largest American-owned indie craft brewery.  Sam…

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December 2019

Breakthrough Lab and Brown Venture Prize Info Session

December 3, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Brown University’s Breakthrough Lab (B-Lab) is an intensive 8-week accelerator program designed to support student entrepreneurs developing high-impact ventures. We are agnostic to what type of venture we except into B-Lab and work with ventures from all backgrounds, from e-commerce to social impact. Each participating venture receives access to custom mentoring, a peer cohort of…

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Breakthrough Lab and Brown Venture Prize Info Session

December 9, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Brown University’s Breakthrough Lab (B-Lab) is an intensive 8-week accelerator program designed to support student entrepreneurs developing high-impact ventures. We are agnostic to what type of venture we except into B-Lab and work with ventures from all backgrounds, from e-commerce to social impact. Each participating venture receives access to custom mentoring, a peer cohort of…

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March 2020

Canceled: BSA + EP Panel: Guide to Student Entrepreneurship at Brown

March 11, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Despite the rising popularity of student entrepreneurship at Brown, many students with bright ideas are unsure of how to move forward with pursuing their potential business plans. This panel discussion event, jointly held for the first time by BSA and EP, aims to provide that first introduction to the resources…

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September 2021

Hybrid: Brown EP Synapse

September 20 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:00pm, repeating until September 21, 2021

An event every day that begins at 4:00pm, repeating until September 22, 2021

Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Synapse programs are dynamic opportunities for Brown students to engage with alumni working in the entrepreneurial space; founders, venture capitalists, angel investors. Brown EP, with gracious support and help from the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship, is planning to host an in-person entrepreneurship synapse from September 20th - 22nd, featuring speaker events with some of Brown…

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Hybrid: Brown EP Synapse

September 21 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:00pm, repeating until September 21, 2021

An event every day that begins at 4:00pm, repeating until September 22, 2021

Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Synapse programs are dynamic opportunities for Brown students to engage with alumni working in the entrepreneurial space; founders, venture capitalists, angel investors. Brown EP, with gracious support and help from the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship, is planning to host an in-person entrepreneurship synapse from September 20th - 22nd, featuring speaker events with some of Brown…

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Hybrid: Brown EP Synapse

September 22 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:00pm, repeating until September 21, 2021

An event every day that begins at 4:00pm, repeating until September 22, 2021

Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Synapse programs are dynamic opportunities for Brown students to engage with alumni working in the entrepreneurial space; founders, venture capitalists, angel investors. Brown EP, with gracious support and help from the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship, is planning to host an in-person entrepreneurship synapse from September 20th - 22nd, featuring speaker events with some of Brown…

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November 2021

Where to Begin with Entrepreneurship @ Brown

November 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Interested in getting involved in entrepreneurship at Brown? Want to learn more about the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship? This session is primarily geared towards first and second years who have had little to no experience in entrepreneurship. The event will cover what entrepreneurial opportunities are available at Brown and feature the journeys of student founders.…

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BREAKTHROUGH LAB AND BROWN VENTURE PRIZE INFO SESSION

November 4 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Lunch will be provided to the first 25 attendees. Can't attend in-person? Join us via Zoom to learn more. RSVP HERE Working on an idea? Interested in learning about how the Nelson Center can help you launch your venture? Join us to learn more about our two dynamic programs that provide venture support, Breakthrough Lab (B-Lab) and…

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Roundtable Discussion #1 with Victor Williams

November 10 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Join Brown EP for the first roundtable event of the Fall with guest speaker Victor Williams. Application Required - Limited Spaces Available (Due: Monday, November 8) As CEO of NBA Africa, Victor Williams oversees the league’s basketball and business development initiatives in Africa and is responsible for continuing to grow the popularity of basketball and…

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(Postponed) WE-Built-This

November 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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Are you excited to develop a start-up from idea formation to pitch in just one day?! Sign up for WE-Built-This! About this event Come attend WE-Built-This, a low-pressure and inclusive day of entrepreneurial innovation! For the week before our event (November 8-11), we will host optional mentorship workshops on topics instrumental to creating a start-up.…

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Lunch and Learn: Unexpected Entrepreneurs

November 16 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Liz Lange Lecture Hall, 1 Euclid Ave.
Providence, RI 02906 United States

Join Zoom HERE Sometimes the journey you plan out for yourself takes you on an unexpected route, and you find something just as amazing! Join us for our first Lunch & Learn of the 2021-22 academic year to hear from two Brown Alums: Riche Holmes Grant ‘99 (2021 Entrepreneur in Residence), host and executive producer…

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