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How Cities Spur Entrepreneurship and Innovation

November 14, 2018
12:00-2:00 PM


International Affairs Building, Room 1512

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018 | 12:00-2:00 PM
International Affairs Building, Room 1512
REGISTER NOW (lunch will be provided)

Topics include:

  • key tools utilized by city governments to foster an entrepreneurship ecosystem
  • case studies on economic prize competitions such as Amazon HQ2 bid
  • opportunities, challenges and priorities of urban entrepreneurs
  • roles for the Columbia community

Panel Members

Daniel Correa 
Senior Advisor, Center for American Entrepreneurship
Co-Founder of Smart Cities Lab 

 Hollie Russon Gilman
Lecturer and Post-Doctoral Fellow, Columbia SIPA

Euan Robertson 
Director of Strategic Planning & Special Projects, Columbia Technology Ventures
former COO of the New York City Economic Development Corporation

The event is co-sponsored by SIPA Entrepreneurship & Policy InitiativeColumbia Entrepreneurship Innovation & Design, SIPA Management specializationand Columbia Technology Ventures, supported by the Nasdaq Educational Foundation.


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