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McKelvey School of Engineering

Disruption and Change: How Startups and Tech will Adjust to a Changing Landscape

Monday, October 5 | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Virtual Event

Join fellow alumni and parents for a WashU Alumni Panel, hosted by WashU in the West, discussing what is in store for startups and tech companies in 2021 and beyond. In this event, our four panelists and moderator will explore how technology ecosystems continue to rapidly evolve.

Our experienced panelists will discuss what their ecosystem looks like now and in the future, what changes have surprised them, and which future opportunities are suddenly now more exciting.

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Speaker Information

The panel will be moderated by Alex Rosenberg, BSBA ’10, ex-Amazon/Graphiq Inc.

Thank you to our panelists: 
Ed Banti, BS ’06, MS ’06, Director, Search Experience at Amazon
Olga Kaplan, AB ’10, MS ’10, Growth Equity Investor at Goldman Sachs
Nate Maslak, BSBA ’11, Cofounder and CEO at Ribbon Health
Aaron Samuels, BSBA ’11, Cofounder and COO at Blavity

Find moderator and panelists' bios on the event website.

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