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Monday, April 1 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm
**LIVESTREAM** "From Student to Startup: Getting Started in Entrepreneurship” (Presented by IBM)

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Pursuing your entrepreneurial dreams requires more than just having an idea. It requires passion, commitment, and a lot of hard work. Join us for a panel discussion, presented by IBM, to hear from a group of innovators who are doing exactly that to make an impact early in their entrepreneurial journeys.

Stick around after the event to meet the panelists and connect with other thought leaders through conversation and networking. Light hors d'oeuvres will be provided.

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Rachel Herder

Director of Intellectual Property Clinic, Penn State Law
Rachel Herder joined the Penn State Law faculty from leading intellectual property firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where, as an associate in the firm’s patents and innovation practice, she advised startup life science clients on various aspects of intellectual property... Read More →

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Matt Roda, '20

Chief Marketing Officer, Reflexion Interactive Technologies
Shortly before starting his freshman year at Penn State, Matt teamed up with two high school buddies to find a better concussion test. After experiencing his own injury from ice hockey and years of headaches that persisted, the team knew there had to be a better way to take care of... Read More →
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Aniyia Williams, '07

Founder & Co-Founder, TINSEL & Black and Brown Founders
Aniyia Williams background is in the arts and tech: she has over a decade of training as a singer of classical music and opera and has worked in the tech industry since 2011. Before starting her own company, she grew up in a family business and held roles in marketing, community management... Read More →
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Matt Woods, '15

Chief Technology Officer, Xact Metal, Inc.
Matt was born an inventor, it started with Legos and ended up as a passion for engineering and additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing. With his passion and years of experience in 3D printing working for companies like SpaceX and Penn State’s CIMP-3D lab, he started his... Read More →

Monday April 1, 2019 6:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
110 Business Building
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