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15th Entrepreneurial Summit & 4th Founders Festival

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Schedule

· Stage
Summit: Diversity & Entrepreneurship Panels
Panels explore how entrepreneurship is changing to become more diverse, inclusive and equitable. We will hear how racism has impacted innovation and founders.
Dr. Shane Snipes Antoinette Roberson Maisha Kabir Toni Shoola (she/her)
2021-05-05T12:00:00Z 2021-05-05T13:00:00Z America/New_York Summit%3A+Diversity+%26+Entrepreneurship+Panels https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbmcc-summit-fest-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Summit: Key Entrepreneurship Skills
Learn key skills for getting your business off the ground or growing. Topics include leadership, pitching, marketing, and creating change.
Alexander Puutio Alicia Tulsee Ramon Ray Precious Williams Dina Tate
2021-05-05T13:00:00Z 2021-05-05T14:00:00Z America/New_York Summit%3A+Key+Entrepreneurship+Skills https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbmcc-summit-fest-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Connecting with Innovators
Now is your chance to meet the speakers, each other, and connect for short chats.
Dr. Shane Snipes Alicia Tulsee Sharia Huda Judith Gaffney Mitch Lippman Andrew Cutter Juan Sanchez Elliot David Monique Johnson Zvia Schoenberg Dana Mauriello Paul Monaghan Adam Casson Mahatapa Palit Ramon Ray Romina DeNicola Brett Whysel Brian Asingia Dina Tate
2021-05-05T13:45:00Z 2021-05-05T14:00:00Z America/New_York Connecting+with+Innovators https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbmcc-summit-fest-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Founders Festival Welcome & Keynote
Dr. Shane Snipes Alicia Tulsee Mahatapa Palit
2021-05-05T14:00:00Z 2021-05-05T14:15:00Z America/New_York Founders+Festival+Welcome+%26+Keynote https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbmcc-summit-fest-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Round 1 Mentoring Sessions
Round 1 of 3 for students to present their businesses to three different groups. Head into these student-led sessions to hear about their businesses.
Dr. Shane Snipes Alicia Tulsee Sharia Huda Judith Gaffney Mitch Lippman Andrew Cutter Juan Sanchez Elliot David Monique Johnson Zvia Schoenberg Dana Mauriello Paul Monaghan Adam Casson Mahatapa Palit Ramon Ray Precious Williams Raymond Luo Jessica Pitts Romina DeNicola Brett Whysel Brian Asingia Dina Tate
2021-05-05T14:20:00Z 2021-05-05T14:40:00Z America/New_York Round+1+Mentoring+Sessions https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbmcc-summit-fest-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Round 2 Mentoring Sessions
Round 2 of 3 for students to present their businesses to three different groups. Head into these student-led sessions to hear about their businesses.
Dr. Shane Snipes Alicia Tulsee Sharia Huda Judith Gaffney Mitch Lippman Andrew Cutter Juan Sanchez Elliot David Monique Johnson Zvia Schoenberg Dana Mauriello Paul Monaghan Adam Casson Mahatapa Palit Ramon Ray Romina DeNicola Brett Whysel Brian Asingia Dina Tate
2021-05-05T14:40:00Z 2021-05-05T15:00:00Z America/New_York Round+2+Mentoring+Sessions https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbmcc-summit-fest-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Round 3 Mentoring Session
Round 3 of 3 for students to present their businesses to three different groups. Head into these student-led sessions to hear about their businesses.
Dr. Shane Snipes Sharia Huda Judith Gaffney Mitch Lippman Andrew Cutter Juan Sanchez Elliot David Monique Johnson Zvia Schoenberg Dana Mauriello Paul Monaghan Adam Casson Mahatapa Palit Ramon Ray Raymond Luo Jessica Pitts Romina DeNicola Brett Whysel Brian Asingia Dina Tate
2021-05-05T15:00:00Z 2021-05-05T15:20:00Z America/New_York Round+3+Mentoring+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbmcc-summit-fest-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Awards
Dr. Shane Snipes Sharia Huda Judith Gaffney Mitch Lippman Andrew Cutter Juan Sanchez Elliot David Monique Johnson Zvia Schoenberg Dana Mauriello Paul Monaghan Adam Casson Mahatapa Palit Ramon Ray Precious Williams Raymond Luo Jessica Pitts Romina DeNicola Brett Whysel Brian Asingia Dina Tate
2021-05-05T15:20:00Z 2021-05-05T15:30:00Z America/New_York Awards https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbmcc-summit-fest-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Connecting with Innovators
Dr. Shane Snipes Sharia Huda Judith Gaffney Mitch Lippman Andrew Cutter Juan Sanchez Elliot David Monique Johnson Zvia Schoenberg Dana Mauriello Paul Monaghan Adam Casson Mahatapa Palit Ramon Ray Maisha Kabir Alexander Puutio Raymond Luo Jessica Pitts Romina DeNicola Brett Whysel Brian Asingia Dina Tate Precious Williams
2021-05-05T15:30:00Z 2021-05-05T15:45:00Z America/New_York Connecting+with+Innovators https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbmcc-summit-fest-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Antoinette Roberson

Panelist

Alexander Puutio

Speaker

Maisha Kabir

Panelist

Ramon Ray

Speaker & Mentor

Mahatapa Palit

Mentor

Adam Casson

Mentor

Paul Monaghan

Mentor

Dana Mauriello

Mentor

Zvia Schoenberg

Mentor

Monique Johnson

Mentor

Elliot David

Mentor

Juan Sanchez

Mentor

Andrew Cutter

Mentor

Mitch Lippman

Mentor

Judith Gaffney

Mentor

Sharia Huda

Mentor

Alicia Tulsee

Speaker & Mentor

Dr. Shane Snipes

BMCC Entrepreneurship Coor.

Avi Kulkarni

Mentor

Precious Williams

Speaker & Mentor

Dina Tate

Speaker & Mentor

Thomas Capone

Speaker & mentor

Jessica Pitts

Research / Event Assistant

Brian Asingia

Mentor

Raymond Luo

Research / Event Assistant

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