UC San Diego’s Career Services Center invites you to attend this Wednesday’s workshop:

  • Startups: What and How?
  • Presented by UCSD Alum Lakshya Datta
  • Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2013
  • Time: 3-4:30 p.m.
  • Location: UC San Diego, Career Services Center, Horizon Room

Light refreshments provided by the Career Services Center and Pathway Ventures.

Apple. Microsoft. Google. Facebook. Twitter. All of them are billion dollar companies today. But there was a time they were all just ideas. Just startups. In this workshop, you will learn about what makes an idea a “startup”, how does a startup become a billion dollar empire, and how students like you are just one idea away from your own empire.

Learning Outcomes

– What is a startup?

– How do startups work?

– Why are startups so popular?

– What you need to turn your idea into a startup?

About the Presenter

UC San Diego alum Lakshya Datta recently started Launchora, an online platform and marketplace where users can share and monetize on their creative content. He is currently an Adjunct Lecturer at SDSU’s School of Business Administration, Department of Finance. He serves as the Alumni Vice President for the Financial Professionals Network at UCSD and was the President of FPN as an undergraduate. Prior to launching his own company, he worked at Objective Capital Partners and TGG Capital. Lakshya obtained a B.S. in Management Science in 2011.

RSVP through Port Triton today!

The Career Services Team


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