What is the Greenhorn Summit?
A one day conference for students filled with various panels, workshops, startup showcases, mentorship, office hours and a final pitch competition! Whether you are a student developing your own company or looking to become a part of the Boston startup ecosystem, the #GreenhornSummit will help you take that next step: come meet your future co-founder or employer and see what other student founded startups are up to!
09:00 - 09:30 | Registration & Breakfast
09:30 - 09:45 | Introduction
09:45 - 10:45 | Session 1: Under 30 Young Entrepreneurs Panel
Once upon a time, they were student founders - today, they are established, recognized entrepreneurs. Draw from our Under 30 panelists' experiences, learn from their mistakes and triumphs in this interactive session.
Rebecca Liebman, Co-founder and CEO at LearnLux | Forbes 30 Under 30
Wake Anderson, Founder and CEO at Soundbridge
Diana Yuan, COO & Co-Founder at indico data solutions
10:50 - 11:50 | Session 2: How to Be a Student Founder: Resources
Come hear how to found, accelerate fund and grow your startup from your campus to the world! Hear from our panel on why NOW is the time to be a student founder.
Jibran Malek, Senior Marketing Manager at MassChallenge
Lisette Tellez, Managing Partner, DormRoom Fund
Sol Chen, Co-Founder & CTO at Clara Health
Greg Affsa, Co-Founder, Gentoo & Previously Assistant Director of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Wentworth
12:00 - 01:00 | Lunch & Startup Alley
Startups from universities across the greater Boston area will be showcasing their companies. Chosen by their universities to represent them - they are the best student startups in the area!
01:00 - 01:30 | Get rid of stage fright & Energizer Session with Sound Leadership
Sound Leadership is 'Music Thinking For Innovation'. In this energizing artistic short music workshop Sound Leadership will give you creative ways to bring out the leader and performer in you.
Johannes Flecker, Founder and CEO at Sound Leadership
01:30 - 02:45 | Pitch Competition
Test your pitching skills with our Pitch Competition. Get the feedback you need with the glory & prizes you crave! Sign-up for this happens in the morning - you must attend the full day to sign up and a few will be selected to participate.
Peter Marton, Member of Faculty and Director of Entrepreneurial Partnerships at Questom School of Business at Boston University
Andrew Gilman, Technology Exec, Growth Advisor, GTM Strategist
Ashley Lucas, Director of the WIN Lab, Babson College - Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership
Jay Mixter, Entrepreneur, Coach, Mentor & Strategic Navigator
3:00PM | After Party
Suffolk Entrepreneurship Center hosts all attendees of the Greenhorn Summit to a fabulous after-party!
09:00 - 11:30 | Student Founders: Office Hours with Dorm Room Fund
9:00 - 11:00 | Work for a Startup: Office Hours with TechGen
11:00 - 12:00 | Office Hourse with Sound Leadership
11:30 - 1:00 | Build The Bridge: MA e-clubs representatives brainstorm
11:00 - 1:00 | 1 ON 1 Office Hours with Greenhorn Summit's panelists
Want to attend it for free?
Stay In MA Scholarship
Are you a full time student?
Attend the Greenhorn Summit FOR FREE through the StayInMA program. There are limited number of scholarship, so hurry up!
All you need to do is to apply and they will get you covered!