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Entrepreneurial Speaker Series

Hear stories from the field from entrepreneurs, investors, and thought leaders

Sign up for an event and be blown away by the real-world insights from entrepreneurs, investors, and thought leaders who tell it like it is in fireside chats and panel discussions.

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VC - PE Series:

Learn the in's and out's of Venture Capital and Private Equity Investments

Co-sponsored by Tufts Entrepreneurship Center, Entrepreneurship Association of Tufts (EAT), and Women Entrepreneurs @ Tufts (WE@T)

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Venture Capital Panel • November 10 • 7PM - 8:15PM

In this panel, Elaine Chen, Director of Tufts Entrepreneurship Center, will be chatting with Parul Singh, Principal, Founder Collective, and Reed Sturtevant, General Partner, the MIT Engine , about how the world of venture capital really works from angel to seed and Series A and beyond. This will be an amazing opportunity to learn more about the industry, hear how you can get into the field, and ask questions. 

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Private Equity Panel • November 16 • 6:30PM - 7:45PM

In this panel, we will be chatting with Chuck Auster, Partner, Runtide CapitalPeter Rothchild, Managing Member, Daroth Capital, and Ben Carson Jr., Cofounder and Partner, Interprise Partners, about what private equity is all about and how it is similar to and different from venture capital.  Chuck, Peter and Ben are all Tufts alumni and distinguished members of the TEC Advisory Board. This will be a great time to engage with TEC board members, learn about the field of PE, and hear how you can get into the field. This event will also be moderated by Elaine Chen.

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