SAVE THE DATE Tapia 2018 Orlando, FL September 19-22, 2018

2017 Tapia Conference

From Research to Startup

Friday, September 22, 2017 — 3:30PM - 5:00PM



Traditional paths after graduate school is to continue in academia, do research at industry labs or work at big companies. However, another path that deserves more discussion is startups. This panel will address the question: what is the relationship between research and startups? Discussion will be centered around how research training from graduate school be an asset for startups. Additionally, what are the paths to turn research into a startup.

Moderator:
Juan F. Sequeda, Capsenta

Panelists:
Rachel Miller, Asana
Andy Konwinski, Databricks
Oyekunle Olukotun, Stanford University