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Come learn about working in Tech & VC from Lightspeed Ventures

by Entrepreneurship and Innovation Club

Community Entrepreneurship Venture Capital and Innovation

Thu, 15 Feb 2018

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM

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E51-325

Muckley Bldg 1 Amherst St, Cambridge, MA 02142, United States

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Lightspeed partner, Luke Beseda, will be visiting MIT to host a session for students interested in learning about VC/startups/entrepreneurship. Lightspeed Venture Partners is an early stage investor in both enterprise and consumer companies, including Snapchat, Nest, Nutanix, Docker, and GrubHub.

Luke will give insight into what trends VCs are seeing in the tech ecosystem and Lightspeed’s investment philosophy. As summer/graduation approaches and many students are thinking of career options, he will offer perspective on how to think about various career choices including working at large tech companies, starting a company, or joining a startup. For those interested in experiencing entrepreneurship over a summer in a risk-free setting, he will also cover the Lightspeed Summer Fellowships.

Food & beverages will be provided.

Please register for this event by Friday, Feb.9 at 5pm.



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E51-325

Muckley Bldg 1 Amherst St, Cambridge, MA 02142, United States

Speakers

Luke Beseda

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Lightspeed Ventures

Luke Beseda leads Talent at Lightspeed, an early-stage venture capital firm that has invested in companies including Snapchat, Stitch Fix, Nest, AppDynamics, Nutanix, and more. His team works with over 200 startups, connecting them with top talent and scaling their hiring infrastructure. Prior to Lightspeed, Luke lead recruiting at Flurry, a mobile analytics and advertising company acquired by Yahoo!, and Nextag, an e-commerce company.

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Entrepreneurship and Innovation Club
Co-hosted with: Venture Capital and Private Equity Club

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