San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
How to Start a Startup. This course is taught by Y Combinator (YC), the top accelerator in the US, and its guests who constitute the leading lights of Silicon Valley entrepreneurship. YC's course is being distributed by video to a select number of universities including UCSF. YC has been called the best program for creating top-end entrepreneurs that has ever existed. We are making the next two sessions available of this exclusive class taught by Paul Graham, YC Founder; Peter Thiel, Founder, Founders Fund and Sam Altman, President, YC. Topics include how to select an idea, getting started, talking to users and business strategy. Participants can attend one or both sessions. We will view the videos together and discuss them in class.
10/9 - Paul Graham, Founder Y Combinator; Adora Cheung, Founder, Homejoy. How to have Ideas and How to get Started. Buidling a Product, Talking to Users, Growing
10/16 - Peter Thiel, Founder, Paypal & Palantir, and Partner Founders Fund; Alex Schultz, VP Growth, Facebook. Business Strategy and Monopoly Theory, Growth.
When & Where
Entrepreneurship Center at UCSF