OPEN Lecture: Enrique Allen
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM (CEST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Demystifying the Path of Entrepreneurship for Designers
How did designers start successful tech companies like Pinterest? The goal of this talk is for designers to find inspiration in role models who've taken the journey from designer to founder.
Enrique Allen is a General Partner and Cofounder of Designer Fund. Previously, Enrique was a designer at venture capital firms, including 500 Startups, Facebook’s fbFund, and Venrock, where he helped invest in companies like Wildfire (acquired by Google) and Behance (acquired by Adobe). As a Bay Area native and Stanford University alum, he continues to teach dmedia, one of the most popular courses at the Stanford design school.
When & Where
Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design
Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design is an international hub of creative minds. Our integrated structure creates a unique environment that encompasses world-renowned education, a cutting edge research group and an award-winning consultancy. We create impact through the design of innovative products, services and environments.