Columbia University

Technology Ventures

Third Thursday: Taking the Plunge

April 20, 2017
Ryan Bubinski; Tom Yee
Columbia University
Schapiro Center Room 750
New York, NY

Thursday, April 20th will feature Ryan Bubinski and Tom Yee in a discussion on the first steps that startups should consider. Ryan Bubinski graduated Columbia College in 2011 with degrees in biophysics and computer science. He is the co-founder of Codecademy, an online interactive platform with 25 million users that offers free coding classes in many different coding languages. Thomas Yee graduated from the Engineering School with a degree in biomedical engineering, and then went on to Georgetown Law for his JD. He is currently an attorney and partner at Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP, an intellectual property law firm with offices in California, Washington State, and D.C.


This Third Thursday will be geared towards students who participated in Columbia's Venture Competition and those who are about to apply for Ignition Grants, but is open to anyone interested in having their own start-up.

Food & Drink will be served! Catering will be sponsored by Tom Yee and his firm. Thank you Tom!