Nature vs. Nurture in Entrpreneurship: A Panel Discussion

Presented by The Business Association of Stanford Entrepreneurial Students (BASES), this panel discussion of the roles of nature and nurture in the enabling of successful entrepreneurs continues a compelling discussion started in the media recently.

Among the topics the panel will consider are what the essential qualities of an entrepreneur are, whether particular cultures enable entrepreneurs, the influence of family background on entrepreneurial success, and the role education can play in enabling successful entrepreneurs. Ample time will be provided after the discussion for audience Q&A.

Moderator: Steve Blank - School of Engineering (Stanford University), Haas School of Business (U.C. Berkeley), Columbia Business School

Panelists:

Mark Suster - Partner (GRP Partners), Author of Both Sides of the Table, Angel Investor

Patrick Chung - Partner (New Enterprises Associates)

Vivek Wadhwa - Director of Research,Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization (Duke University), Sr. Research Associate (Harvard Law School), Columnist (BusinessWeek) and TechCrunch contributor

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Date and Time:
 Tuesday, April 20, 2010.  3:00 PM.
Approximate duration of 1.5 hour(s).
Location:
Cubberly Auditorium  [Map]
Audience:
Faculty/Staff
Alumni/Friends
General Public
Students
Category:
Lectures/Readings
Conferences/Symposia
Sponsor:
Business Association of Stanford Entrepreneurial Students
Contact:
650.924.1374
seanrose@stanford.edu
Admission:
Free and open to the public. Please register at EventBrite: http://enaturevsnurture.eventbrite.com/
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April 18, 2010