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9th DukeGEN Startup Showcase - San Francisco

Duke Start-Up Challenge

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)

San Francisco, CA

9th DukeGEN Startup Showcase - San Francisco

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You're invited!  Attend our 9th DukeGEN Startup Showcase in San Francisco. The DukeGEN Startup Showcase is a great event for learning about entrepreneurship, seeing the latest Duke startups, and meeting other entrepreneurial Dukies.  We select six startups founded by Dukies to pitch to a panel of Duke investors. See our blog posts summarizing past events: 2011 in NYC, 2011 in San Francisco, and 2010 in NYC.
 
This event will be held on Wednesday, June 4th from 6:00-9:00pm at Google’s San Francisco Office (345 Spear St, San Francisco, CA 94105). **Space is limited**
 
The Duke startups that will be pitching will be listed here in the future.
 
Our panelists for this year's event include:
- Josh Felser '86 '90, Freestyle Capital 
- Jim Scheinman '88, Maven Ventures
- Shea DiDonna '10, True Ventures
- Ash Fontana, AngelList
- Fred Ehrsam '10, Coinbase
- Tim Wilson '83, Artiman Ventures
 
Notable past participants include:
Getable (formerly Rentcycle), Tim Hyer
Coverhound, Basil Enan
The Daily Muse, Kathryn Minshew
Hukkster, Katie Finnegan
 
Next steps:
- Want to pitch your startup?  Email dukegen@duke.edu with your powerpoint deck, to be considered. **DEADLINE IS MAY 1**
- Want to attend?  RSVP on Eventbrite
- Want to watch the livestream? Watch live on YouTube (the program starts at 7pm PT)  
- For those of you unable to attend in person, watch the Startup Showcase live on Youtube

Organizers:
- Basil Enan '03, Coverhound
- Matt Koidin '05, Pocket
- Jen Snook '04 '11 
- Howie Rhee '04, Duke University
- John Solomon '03, SuperBetter Labs 
- Bobby Brenman '09 Google
- Tracie Henson Rotter '04 Google Ventures 
- Vivian Chung '16 Duke Undergrad 
 
Questions?  Email us at dukegen@duke.edu
Have questions about 9th DukeGEN Startup Showcase - San Francisco? Contact Duke Start-Up Challenge

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Google San Francisco
345 Spear St
San Francisco, CA 94105

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)


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Duke Start-Up Challenge

The goal of this group is to be a sophisticated and active network that helps create debate, dialogue, and productive connections between Duke entrepreneurs.  We are providing the energy and coordination to encourage Duke entrepreneurs, around the globe, to connect and increase their chances of success. 

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