NYC Tiger Entrepreneurs Conference

Friday, November 8, 7:30am - 7:00pm

The Altman Building
135 West 18th Street
New York City, NY 10011


07:45 - 08:45am | Continental Breakfast

Continental Breakfast

08:45 - 9:00 am | Conference Welcome/Opening Remarks
09:00 - 10:00am | Opening Class from Keller Center for Innovative Education

Failure: The Other "F" Word
How Savvy Leaders Turn Failure From Regret to Resource

  • John Danner, Entrepreneurship Specialist, Electrical Engineering, Princeton University/Keller Center
10:00 - 10:40am | Technology Trends and Investment Opportunities
10:40 - 11:00am | Break


11:00am - 11:45am | The Future State of Cities and Work
11:45 - 12:30pm | Blockchain and Crypto Assets
12:30 - 1:30pm | Lunch and Keynote Address

The NFL’s Key Strategic Initiatives
The Game, Fans & Engagement: The NFL’s Strategy in a Rapidly Changing Environment

1:30 - 2:15pm | Building Sustainable Direct-to-Consumer Brands
2:15 - 3:00pm | Social Impact
3:00 - 3:20pm | Break


3:20 - 4:05pm | Fireside Chat: From Startup to Unicorn in the Life Sciences
4:05 - 4:50pm | Trends in Sports and Media
4:50 - 5:00pm | Preview of Princeton Football/Athletics
5:00 - 5:45pm | Startup Showcase
  • Startup Showcase

Five amazing Princeton startups will pitch. The first four recently presented at the Fall Pitch Night of Princeton Alumni Angels, and the fifth (Natalie) is the winner of this year's Tiger Entrepreneurs Award:

Quarters, Michael Weiksner '95, Founder and CEO
SPARE, Michele Sconiers '96, Co-Founder and Director of Business Development
We Are The New Farmers, Daniel Bernstein '14, Co-Founder and COO
Altus Labs, Jeremy Kahn '02, CEO
HomeWorks, Natalie Tung '18, Co-Founder and Executive Director

5:45 - 7:00pm | Networking/Closing Reception
  • Closing Reception, co-sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Campus Life and The Center for Career Development, Princeton University. Remarks by Xiaotang Huang, Associate Director, Employee Outreach, Center for Career Development
  • Afterward, please join us at the nearby Norwood Club for an after-party hosted by PANYC and the Princeton Women's Network of NYC. Tickets are $10.