General Managing Partner, Leslie Ventures
Now retired from a successful entrepreneurial career, Mark Leslie dedicates his time educating the next changers and movers in the tech industry. Today a lecturer at Stanford Graduate School of Business, Mark Leslie imparts his wisdom on entrepreneurship and sales organizations. He is also the former CEO of Veritas Software, a Fortune 1000 company.
Co-Founder & Former CEO of Seamless
Jason Finger is a co-founder and was long-time CEO of Seamless. Subsequently, he was an Entrepreneur in Residence at Bessemer Venture Partners. Jason serves as a Director and Advisor to several private companies and is an active angel investor in companies including ZocDoc, Klout, Betterment, Conductor, and BlueApron.
Solazyme, Co-Founder & CEO
Jonathan is the co-founder and CEO of Solazyme, a renewable oil and bioproducts company that produces, sustainable, pure, high-performance tailored algal oils using fermentation for multiple industries. In 2013, Wolfson was named by Forbes as one of the top twelve "Disruptors in Business."
Inspiring keynote interviews with NYU Entrepreneurs
3-4 NYU Entrepreneur Panelists + a moderator
Interactive skill-building sessions, hosted by sponsors
Small tables hosted by speakers for personal networking
Showcasing startups pitch to a panel of judges for $5,000 grand prize
An abridged prototyping competition open to all attendees
2 hour open bar on Friday evening (end of Day 1)