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A Conversation with Entrepreneur Nick Slavin: Startups, Success, and the Slavin Fellowship Program

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Stevenson Hall, Career Development Center Conference Room 155 N. Professor Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

Based in Los Angeles and Houston, Nick Slavin cofounded his first company as an 18-year-old senior at Yale, and has since founded, advised, and invested in a variety of startups in energy, medicine, education, space exploration, and virtual and augmented reality.

Slavin will talk about his current roles as cofounder and CEO of a breakthrough chemistry venture out of a Caltech Nobel Prize winner’s lab; managing partner of a seed-stage venture capital fund; cofounder of a foundation sending knowledge into space; and founder and chair of the Slavin Family Foundation, which, through its Slavin Fellowship program, provides individualized support and mentorship to a select number of top student entrepreneurs.

Slavin will also discuss his early days as a college entrepreneur, Harvard law student, and corporate attorney at New York-based Skadden Arps.

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