Dinner with Evan Ratliff, Co-Founder of Atavist
Monday, April 8, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us for dinner with Evan Ratcliff, Co-Founder and Editor of The Atavist
*Spots are limited, so you MUST RSVP*
When: April 8, 2013, 6:00PM - 7:30PM (dinner)
Preceding the dinner, Evan will be speaking in WLH 114 from 4:30PM to 6:00PM. Students attending the dinner should plan to also join for the talk.
About Evan: Evan Ratliff is the co-founder and editor of Atavist, a media and software company that produces digital storytelling tools and an award-winning magazine and e-singles publishing arm, The Atavist. Having worked with publishers ranging from the Wall Street Journal to TED, this spring Atavist is launching a self-service version of its software for anyone to make books, apps, and digital magazines. Evan’s writing also appears in The New Yorker, National Geographic, and Wired, where he is a contributing editor. He is a three-time finalist for a National Magazine Award, twice as a writer and once as an editor. On the side, he is the story editor of Pop-Up Magazine, one of the country’s most successful live literary events, and the co-host of the Longform Podcast.
Co-sponsored by Yale Entrepreneurial Institute and the Yale Daily News.
When & Where
Yale Entrepreneurial Institute & InnovateHealth Yale
About the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute
The Yale Entrepreneurial Institute is a University department that supports the efforts of Yale students to launch successful, scalable ventures. YEI is staffed by experts with deep scientific and business expertise and provides access to a Mentor Network of more than 100 experts. YEI offers year-round services to student entrepreneurs to develop and launch their businesses, including the Venture Creation Program for nurturing early-stage startups, the Technology Commercialization Program for forming faculty-student startups around cutting-edge research and the competitive 10-week Summer Fellowship where teams are given the funding, tools and connections to launch viable businesses by the summer’s end. There are currently 75 active YEI companies that have raised over $70 million in funding and created over 300 jobs. More information is available at yei.yale.edu.
About InnovateHealth Yale
Innovate Health Yale is committed to one concept: change. We are a group of Yale faculty, program directors, and students focused on using the principles of entrepreneurship and innovation to promote health and prevent disease. InnovateHealth Yale is a home for those at Yale interested in creating innovative solutions to health challenges. We will train students to become change agents, catalyze interdisciplinary entrepreneurial efforts to address national and global health problems, and bring to Yale social innovators as role models and mentors. More information is available at innovatehealth.yale.edu.