Digital Entrepreneurs 2.0

The Graduate School of Education and the Center for Communication present:

Digital Entrepreneurs 2.0
Tuesday, 16th March 2010
6:30-8:00 PM
Pope Auditorium
Lincoln Center Campus
New York City, home to media giants, is becoming a launching pad for hundreds of Internet start-ups, particularly in the field of social media. Twitter was “inspired by my time in New York,” says co-founder Jack Dorsey. Today’s digital lanuches cost less than most brick-and-mortar startups, technology is more accessible and cheaper than ever before, and the city government of New York is offering cut-rate office space to promising young firms. Learn how these go-getters turned their digital dreams into successful realities.
Adam Rich, co-founder/editor-in-chief, Thrillist
Stella Grizont, managing director, Ladies Who Launch New York City and New Jersey
Steve Gordon, entertainment attorney and consultant, Steve Gordon Law; author, The Future of the Music Business: How to Succeed with the New Technologies, A Guide for Artists and Entrepreneurs (2008)
Jonah Peretti, founder, BuzzFeed, Huffington Post, and the Eyebeam Open Lab
Bill Baker, Ph.D., the Claudio Aquaviva Chair and Journalist-in-Residence at Fordham University; president emeritus, Channel Thirteen/WNET

Presented with the Center for Communication. For more information, or to register, call (212) 686-5005 or e-mail or visit


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