GradFUTURES Forum 2021: Transitioning from Graduate School to Entrepreneur - Lessons Learned from Successful Founders

Apr 29, 2021, 5:00 pm5:00 pm


Event Description

Join Jim Cohen '86 and Mark Poag '93 of FitzGate Ventures for a panel discussion with Princeton alumni about transitioning from graduate school to entrepreneurship.  This event will showcase one session of the popular Venture Capital and Startups Learning Cohort series led by Jim and Mark.  All are welcome to join to hear from panelists: Joe Durante *20 of Optimal Dynamics, Rob Schoelkopf '86 of QCI, Liz Maida '98 of Fathom, and Kieren James-Lubin '11 of Blockapps.

This event is part of the 2021 GradFUTURES Forum: Broadening the Impact of the Ph.D. Within and Beyond the Academy. This unique, three-day professional development Forum includes interactive sessions and keynote presentations by members of the Princeton graduate community and industry leaders. The event is designed to help graduate students explore opportunities for leadership and meaningful professional growth within all fields of endeavor. Members of the broader campus community are welcome to register and to LEARN, SHARE & CONNECT at the second annual GradFUTURES Virtual Forum.

Princeton graduate students, faculty, and staff please RSVP here.

(Alumni and guests, please RSVP here).



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