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Boilermakers by the Bay: Entrepreneurship: Idea to Impact


All times are PDT

8:00 AM– 11:00 AM: Overcoming Obstacles to Success

11:00AM – 1:00 PM: Lunch on your own*

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Entrepreneurship: Idea to Impact

  • Welcome & Remarks
    • David Hummels, Dean of the Krannert School of Management
  • "Entrepreneurship at Purdue"
    • Dan Hasler, Executive VP for Communication, Purdue University
  • "NSF I-Corps: How to Avoid Building Something No One Cares About"
    • Matthew Lynall, Clinical Professor and Director of Experiential Learning, Krannert School of Management
  • "Innovation Science: Achieving Impact by Design"
    • Joe Sinfield, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering
  • "My Journey from Robotics Professor to a Bug Trap Entrepreneur"
    • Johnny Park, CEO, Wabash Heartland Innovation Network
  • "The Gendering of Entrepreneurship"
    • Nathalie Duval-Coutil, Professor & Director, Entrepreneurship & Innovation Certificate, Purdue Polytechnic
  • "Trapped in the Pay Cycle: The Technology Unlocking $1 Trillion in Wages"
    • Ramaneek Khanna, CTO, Earnin
  • "Engineering, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship"
    • Nate Mosier, Professor of Agricultural & Biological Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Fireside Chat Keynote
    • Keith Krach, Chairman, DocuSign and Dean Mung Chiang of the College of Engineering

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Reception

*If you choose to attend both the morning and afternoon sessions, lunch will be on your own.
Click here for a list of nearby restaurants.

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