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Women Entrepreneurs Leadership Forum

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James Room, Barnard Hall, Barnard College

3009 Broadway

New York, NY 10027

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In partnership with the Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center at Columbia Business School:

This half day event is designed to facilitate dialogue between aspiring and current student entrepreneurs at Barnard, Columbia College, Columbia Business School, and successful women alumnae entrepreneurs—founders, investors, and thought leaders. Don’t miss this valuable opportunity to build professional networks as you hone your entrepreneurial skills, and engage in personal leadership development.

Event Schedule:

9:00 - 9:15am : Welcome Remarks

9:15 - 10:00am: Keynote Address — You Don’t Make Mistakes, Mistakes Make You

  • Avani Patel - TrendSeeder, Ember, & Harvard Business School Startup Studio

10:10 - 11:10am: Choice between Panel Discussions

- Looking Ahead - Women Entrepreneurs in STEM

  • Amal Abid (BC '17), Think.it
  • Pooja Badlani (BC '01), Rank & Style
  • Christina Hawatmeh (CBS '14), Scop.io
  • Sonali Nigam (Mailman '13), Mittens
  • Moderator: Andrea Nye (CBS '08), East River BioSolutions

- Disrupting the Landscape - Non-Traditional Career Paths and Business Models

  • Manal Kahi (SIPA '15), Eat Offbeat
  • Susannah Vila (CBS '15), Flip
  • Moderator: Andrea Wong (CBS '19) (Knight-Bagehot Fellowship Program)
  • Jennifer Wright (CBS '09), Greenbox

11:15 - 12:00pm: Ignite Style Talks

  • Nell Derick Debevoise (CBS'11), Inspiring Capital
  • Laura Kornhauser (CBS '17), Stratyfy
  • Krista Suh (BC ’09) Creator, the Pussyhat and Evil Eye Gloves and author, DIY Rules for a WTF World

12:00 - 12:15pm: Closing Remarks

12:15 - 12:30pm: Lunch

*Please note, Krista Suh will be on hand during lunch to sign copies of her new book, DIY Rules for a WTF World.


Many thanks to our donors!

Steering Committee:

Esther Ma ’92

Laurice Wong CC’20


Sponsors:

Mariana Kou ’09

Ophelia Fung ’88

Sanjay Varma ’94

Betty Woo ’88

Helen Lin Sun ’89

Amy Fong ’96

Anita Ma ’99

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3009 Broadway

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