Schedule

Day 1:

Attire: Business Casual

8:30 - 9:30 am Registration & Building Tours

Breakfast in Patron's Lobby

Location:

Gould Plaza (Rain Location: Tisch Hall Lobby) 40 West 4th Street

9:45 - 10:00 am LAUNCH 2017: Kick-Off with Andrew Hamilton

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

10:00 - 10:30 am Welcome: Dean Henry

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

  • Peter Henry
    Dean, NYU Stern School of Business; Professor of Economics and Business

10:30 - 10:45 am Community at Stern: Conor Grennan

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

11:00 - 12:00 pm Keynote Address: Sallie Krawcheck

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

12:15 - 1:00 pm Lunch

Location:

Patron's Lobby 40 West 4th Street

1:15 - 3:00 pm Object Introductions

Location:

Block Classrooms, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 2-65
Block 2 - KMC 2-70
Block 3 - KMC 1-70
Block 4 - KMC 3-55
Block 5 - KMC 3-65
Block 6 - KMC 3-70

3:15 - 3:45 pm Coffee Break

Location:

Patron's Lobby 40 West 4th Street

4:00 - 4:15 pm Address: Raghu Sundaram

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

4:15 - 6:00 pm “9”

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

6:20 - 10:00 pm Opening Dinner: Ellis Island

Location:

Assemble at Gould Plaza 40 West 4th Street

Day 2:

Attire: Business Casual

8:45 - 9:45 am Breakfast

Location:

Patron's Lobby 40 West 4th Street

10:00 - 10:45 am Fireside Chat: Strive Masiyiwa & Michael Posner

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

11:00 - 12:30 pm Student Reflection Activity

Location:

Various Locations, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 1-100
Block 2 - T200
Block 3 - T201
Block 4 - KMC 5-50
Block 5 - KMC 11-185
Block 6 - KMC 11-75

12:45 - 1:30 pm Working Lunch: Navigating the Student Experience

Location:

Block Classrooms, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 2-65
Block 2 - KMC 2-70
Block 3 - KMC 1-70
Block 4 - KMC 3-55
Block 5 - KMC 3-65
Block 6 - KMC 3-70

1:45 - 2:45 pm Opening LAUNCH Challenge Plenary

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

  • Bryan Ramos
    Director of Experiential Learning, NYU Stern
  • Hans Taparia
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Business and Society

3:00 - 3:30 pm Problem Definition: Team Brainstorm

Location:

Block Classrooms, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 2-65
Block 2 - KMC 2-70
Block 3 - KMC 1-70
Block 4 - KMC 3-55
Block 5 - KMC 3-65
Block 6 - KMC 3-70

3:30 - 4:45 pm Field Work

Location:

Various Locations

4:45 - 6:00 pm Problem Definition

Location:

Block Classrooms, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 2-65
Block 2 - KMC 2-70
Block 3 - KMC 1-70
Block 4 - KMC 3-55
Block 5 - KMC 3-65
Block 6 - KMC 3-70

6:30 - 8:00 pm Block Night Out in NYC

Location:

Various Locations

Day 3:

Attire: Business Casual

8:45 - 9:45 am Breakfast

Location:

Gardner Commons, KMC 1-100 44 West 4th Street

10:00 - 12:45 pm Analyzing the Problem

Location:

Block Classrooms, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 2-65
Block 2 - KMC 2-70
Block 3 - KMC 1-70
Block 4 - KMC 3-55
Block 5 - KMC 3-65
Block 6 - KMC 3-70

1:00 - 2:15 pm Lean Launchpad Plenary

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

2:30 - 5:45 pm Prototyping Session

Location:

Block Classrooms, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 2-65
Block 2 - KMC 2-70
Block 3 - KMC 1-70
Block 4 - KMC 3-55
Block 5 - KMC 3-65
Block 6 - KMC 3-70

6:00 - 8:00 pm Spouse/Partner Wine Tasting Reception*

Co-hosted by Stern Partners Committee

Location:

Gardner Commons, KMC 1-100 44 West 4th Street
*Optional

Day 4:

Attire: Business Casual

7:45 - 8:45 am Breakfast

Location:

Gardner Commons, KMC 1-100 44 West 4th Street

9:00 - 11:00 am Practicing Your Pitches

Location:

Block Classrooms, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 2-65
Block 2 - KMC 2-70
Block 3 - KMC 1-70
Block 4 - KMC 3-55
Block 5 - KMC 3-65
Block 6 - KMC 3-70

11:15 - 12:45 pm LAUNCH Challenge Pitches

Location:

Block Classrooms, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 2-65
Block 2 - KMC 2-70
Block 3 - KMC 1-70
Block 4 - KMC 3-55
Block 5 - KMC 3-65
Block 6 - KMC 3-70

1:00 - 2:00 pm Lunch/Stern Chats

Location:

Various Locations 44 West 4th Street

KMC 1-100
KMC 5-50
KMC 11-75
KMC 11-185

2:15 - 3:15 pm LAUNCH Challenge Finale

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

  • Hans Taparia
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Business and Society

3:15 - 3:30 pm W.R. Berkley Innovation Lab Overview

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

Day 5:

Attire: Business Casual

8:00 - 9:00 am Breakfast

Location:

Patron's Lobby 40 West 4th Street

9:15 - 10:30 am Office of Career Development Introduction

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

  • Roxanne Hori
    Associate Dean for Corporate Relations, Career Services & Leadership Development at NYU Stern
  • Beth Briggs
    Assistant Dean, Office of Career Development
  • Brian Ruggiero
    Director of Relationship Management
  • James Kingham
    Director of Career Coaching, Office of Career Development
  • Isser Gallogly
    Associate Dean, MBA Admissions

10:45 - 12:00 pm Leadership Development/EQ Seminar

Location:

Block Classrooms, KMC 44 West 4th Street

Block 1 - KMC 2-65
Block 2 - KMC 2-70
Block 3 - KMC 1-70
Block 4 - KMC 3-55
Block 5 - KMC 3-65
Block 6 - KMC 3-70

12:00 - 1:30 pm Independent Lunch

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Location:

1:45 - 2:45 pm Career Development Workshops

Location:

Various Locations 44 West 4th Street

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KMC 1-100: MBA Recruiter Panel
KMC 1-70: Networking Starts Here
KMC 5-50: Year in the Life of an MBA1

3:00 - 4:00 pm Career Development Workshops

Location:

Various Locations 44 West 4th Street

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KMC 1-100: MBA Recruiter Panel
KMC 1-70: Networking Starts Here
KMC 5-50: Year in the Life of an MBA1

4:15 - 5:15 pm Tales in Possible

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

5:30 - 7:15 pm Club Expo

Location:

Patron's Lobby 40 West 4th Street

Day 6:

Attire: Business Casual

9:00 - 9:45 am Breakfast

Location:

Patron's Lobby 40 West 4th Street

10:00 - 11:30 am Alumni Career Panel

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

11:45 - 1:15 pm Inter-Block Lunch

Location:

Various Locations 44 West 4th Street

KMC 1-100
KMC 5-50
KMC 11-75
KMC 11-185

1:30 - 2:45 pm Industry Panels

Location:

Various Locations 44 West 4th Street

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KMC 1-70: Investment Banking & Finance
KMC 2-60: Consulting & Strategy
KMC 2-65: Technology & Business Analytics
KMC 2-70: Luxury & Marketing
KMC 3-55: Asset Management & PE
KMC 3-65: Entertainment & Media
KMC 3-70: Healthcare

3:00 - 4:15 pm Industry Panels

Location:

Various Locations 44 West 4th Street

*Check your email for more information and to sign up for the below sessions.*

KMC 1-70: Investment Banking & Finance
KMC 2-60: Consulting & Strategy
KMC 2-65: Technology & Business Analytics
KMC 2-70: Luxury & Marketing
KMC 3-55: Entrepreneurship, Startups and VC
KMC 3-65: Energy/Infrastructure & Social Impact
KMC 3-70: Real Estate

4:30 - 5:30 pm LAUNCH 2017 Closing Remarks

Location:

Paulson Auditorium, Tisch Hall 40 West 4th Street

Speakers:

  • Peter Henry
    Dean, NYU Stern School of Business; Professor of Economics and Business

6:00 - 10:00 pm New York City Harbor Cruise

Location:

NYC