Entrepreneurship Events for Engineering Students

  • BET Community Gatherings

    Friday, October 15 (6:00 – 7:00 p.m. ET) – eHub Kennedy Hall (106B Workspace)
    Featuring Chinasa T. Okolo 
    Friday, October 29 (6:00 – 7:00 p.m. ET) – Upson Lounge (Upson Hall, Room 116)
    Featured Speaker TBA 

    Come with questions and share the challenges you are facing on your entrepreneurship journey. NOTE: Due to current COVID safety guidelines at Cornell, food will not be served to attendees. This is subject to change in conjunction with evolving COVID guidelines. 

    RSVP for an upcoming BET Community Gathering: https://bit.ly/BET_Events

  • Becoming an Entrepreneur: The Different Paths to Founder and CEO 
    Wednesday, October 20 (1:00 p.m. ET) – Virtual (eCornell Keynote)

    Join this eCornell keynote co-hosted by the Johnson Entrepreneurship Club at Cornell and Cornell SC Johnson College of Business to examine the pros and cons of various types of entrepreneurship. 

    Register on eCornell: https://bit.ly/eCornell_Oct20 

  • Rev Content Session: Taking Your Website to the Next Level with Analytics 
    Featuring Ben Boyd of Exotanium 
    Friday, October 29 (9:30 a.m. ET) – Virtual 

    Rev: Ithaca Startup Works invites the entrepreneurial community to its next virtual Content Session “Taking Your Website to the Next Level with Analytics” on Friday, October 29 (9:30 a.m. ET).  

    In this virtual session led by Ben Boyd (VP, Product & Engineering of Exotanium), participants will learn how to leverage free analytics tools to identify the behavior of potential customers on their website; analyze the performance of their conversion funnel; and assess the ROI of their marketing and social campaigns to increase revenue while avoiding common pitfalls in analytics implementations. 

    About Ben Boyd: Ben is currently VP, Product & Engineering of Exotanium and was previously the Chief Technology Officer of USATestprep and Avaaz.org. He began his career as a software developer working on environmentally focused web properties for Discovery, Inc. and has led globally-distributed R&D teams across multiple industries, including digital media, non-profit campaigning, and ed tech. Ben resides in Ithaca, NY, with his wife, two boys, and a feisty dog. 

    This virtual event is free and open to the public.

    Register: https://bit.ly/Rev_Oct29