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Venture Catalyst Knowledge Exchange: Founder Traits and Culture - How to Set Your Startup’s Founding Team Up for Success

Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 7:30 PM

The UC Davis Venture CatalystKNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE Featuring: Mariah Lichtenstern, Founding Partner, DiverseCity Ventures Philippe Goldin, PhD, Associate Professor, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, UC Davis   Founder Traits and Culture:  How to Set Your Startup’s Founding Team Up for Success Founders play an important role in creating the foundation for a startup and can have a significant impact on the company’s progress on critical milestones. Recognizing the characteristics that impact entrepreneurial success and understanding how to facilitate a successful and productive culture among founders can help you set your company up for success. This talk will be structured as a fireside chat with Dr. Philippe Goldin, a UC Davis clinical neuroscientist, and Mariah Lichtenstern, Founding Partner of DiverseCity Ventures, who will provide their insights on founder traits, team diversity, and mindfulness-based emotional intelligence.   WHEN: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.   WHERE:Join us for lunch @UC Davis Office of Research 1850 Research Park Drive Davis, CA 95618   Map and Directions: Click Here or visit https://goo.gl/maps/Ztsp2o3oayC2   Parking Information: Free Parking- no permit required.    EVENT COST: Free (Registration Required)   QUESTIONS: VentureCatalyst@ucdavis.edu   ABOUT THE SPEAKERS Mariah Lichtenstern  At the intersection of technology, entertainment, and venture capital, Mariah Lichtenstern accelerates social, economic, and environmental impact through entrepreneurship. Mariah is the Founding Partner of DiverseCity Ventures which accelerates positive social, economic, and environmental impact through entrepreneurship. She is also a member of UCLA Ventures and the Managing Director of the Founder Institute Sacramento Chapter. A frequent speaker, Mariah serves as an advisor for CalSEED CleanTech Fund, Berkeley SkyDeck, and Village Capital Finance Forward US 2019. She is an alumna of UC Berkeley, USC, and UCLA.   Philippe Goldin  Philippe Goldin is an Associate Professor at UC Davis and leads the Clinically Applied Affective Neuroscience Laboratory. His team is currently engaged in basic research on the brain networks that differentiate different types of emotion regulation strategies; clinical research on the neural bases of psychopathology; and clinical intervention research examining the brain and behavioral mechanisms of therapeutic change during Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, and Compassion Cultivation Training in adults with anxiety, depression and chronic pain disorders.  He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Asian Studies from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and a Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology at Rutgers University in New Jersey.    Presented in collaboration with: UC Davis Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Davis Postdoc Entrepreneurship and Career (DPEC) Association and with support from:  First Northern Bank UC Davis Olive Center

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