We focus on the impact of starting a business, capturing investor interest and money, and how to lead a business to success so that young entrepreneurs can be inspired to follow in or be guided by your footsteps. Our goal is to inspire the next generation leaders to be the entrepreneurs of tomorrow and make a change and impact in our world. We want you to get a taste of entrepreneurship and an idea of its endless possibilities and opportunities.
TYE KEYNOTE 2020
An opportunity for young entrepreneurs
Date: Saturday, October 17th, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm pdt
My Story: 1:50pm - 2:30pm
Allison Lee is a graduate of UC Berkeley who went on to start her own company called Hemster. Her goal is to bring back the lost art of tailoring and to provide everyone with access to well-fitted clothing. Allison will be giving her advice on how to start you're own business. She will be telling all of the lessons she's learned over the years as well as the strategies. The session ends with a Q&A for all of the participants to ask their own questions.
Founder and CEO of Hemster
Linkedin: Allison Lee
Developing an Investor Pitch Workshop: 2:30pm - 2:50pm
CEO of Jetpack
Fatima Dicko will be showing the process of developing an investor pitch. She will be going through how to take something from an idea and executing it. Fatima will also be going over the basics of a business model and it's importance in a startup. The strategies taught at this workshop will help you take an idea and turn it into something more valuable. It will focus on execution methods and creating something investors would be interested in. The last part of the workshop will teach our participants how to create a pitch for your business and present it properly.
Linkedin: Fatima Dicko
Young Entrepreneur Q&A: 2:50pm - 3:10pm
Founder and managing partner of Brave14 Capital.
Founder of Apoorva Art Gallery
Founder of Youthivism and Pure 2 Water, Freshman at Stanford
Co-Founder at NeuroClarity and student at Berkeley
Linkedin: Taarini Dang
Linkedin: Apoorva Panipadu
Linkedin: Arshia Mehta
Linkedin: Kyle Giffin
A Q&A for all of the participants to ask these five entrepreneurs for advice and their personal experiences as an entrepreneur. Get insight from people from several industries and get rid of all the doubts/questions you have concerning entrepreneurship. These three people are experienced entrepreneurs who want to support others going into the field.
Zoom testing: 12:55pm - 1pm
A time for all participants to get settled and make sure they have no technical difficulties.
Introduction: 1pm - 1:10pm
Opening remarks and an overview of event.
My Story: 1:10pm - 1:35pm
Anthony Trucks will walk you through the journey of becoming an entrepreneur. Going from NFL player to entrepreneur, Anthony has learned a lot on the way. He is here to give all our participants insight on what it means to become an entrepreneur and how you go from where you are now to a businessman/ businesswoman. Anthony will go through all of the lessons and strategies he has learned over the years. The session will end with a Q&A so the participants can ask their questions.
CEO of Identity Shift and Anthony Trucks Industries, former NFL player.
Linkedin: Anthony Trucks
Design Thinking Workshop: 1:35pm - 1:55pm
Anurag and Risheek Mairal will be walking all of the participants over Ideation and how ideas are formed. The participants will be taught how they can create ideas and brainstorm. They will go through the process we call "design thinking". Anurag and Risheek will also teach you how to know if you're ideas are viable and how to confirm this. The process of design thinking is not easy and causes people to become stuck. They are here to make it easy for everyone to come up with an innovative idea.
IIT Bombay Board Member, Member of Board of Advisors at SEWA, and Director of Global Outreach at Stanford BYers center of Design.
Student at UCSB, co-founder of Internment
Linkedin: Risheek Mairal
Linkedin: Anurag Mairal
Closing: 3:10pm - 3:15pm
A preview of all of our upcoming events and thoughts to close off the event.