The Lean Startup Demo Competition & Interview with Eric Ries - Himelberg Speaker Series NYU
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
***SPACE IS LIMITED***
This is a part of NYU's Himelberg Speaker Series brought to you by the NYU Stern Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation with help from Tech@NYU.
Eric Ries is the author of the popular blog Startup Lessons Learned and the creator of the Lean Startup methodology. He co-founded and served as CTO of IMVU, which has today has over 40 million users and 2009 revenue over $22 million. He's an Entrepreneur in Residence at Harvard Business School and advises startups on using the Lean Startup approach. His new book: The Lean Startup, is available for pre-order now through The Crown Publishing Group.
Professor Adam Penenberg is Faculty Advisor to Tech@NYU and an investigative journalist whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Forbes, Wired, [Inside], Playboy and Mother Jones. A former Senior Editor at Forbes and reporter for Forbes.com, Penenberg garnered national attention in 1998 for unmasking serial fabricator Stephen Glass of The New Republic--portrayed in the film Shattered Glass.
1. Product Demo Competition:
Detail: Three teams will be chosen to give a product demo & pitch to Eric Ries for feedback and a chance to win prizes.
Prize: The winner will be given free tickets to San Francisco Lean Startup Machine ($500 value each up to 3 tickets) from May 18th - 22nd and a chance to get on stage during the the 2011 Startup Lessons Learned Conference May 23rd.
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