Home- Distinctly Colgate- Entrepreneurship- Entrepreneur Weekend Entrepreneur Weekend Each spring Colgate University celebrates, endorses, and advances the entrepreneurial spirit of its students and alumni with a weekend-long event. Menu Menu Little Talks, Big Ideas Previous Weekends Each year we are joined on campus by real-world entrepreneurs who share their success stories, insights, and critiques with the entrepreneurs of the Colgate community. Jump to: 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 Entrepreneur Weekend 2016 Steven Bertoni '02 - Moderator Forbes magazine tech editor About Bertoni Peter Boyce - Moderator Venture @ General Catalyst Partners + Rough Draft Ventures About Boyce Tyler Haney CEO, Outdoor Voices About Haney Payal Kadakia CEO and Co-founder, ClassPass About Kadakia Jon McNeill President, Global Sales and Service at Tesla Motors About McNeill Clare MacGoey CFO, Giphy About MacGoey 2016 weekend recap Entrepreneur Weekend 2015 Jessica Alba Founder and CCO, The Honest Co. About Alba Neil Blumenthal Co-founder and Co-CEO, Warby Parker About Blumenthal Greg Coleman President, BuzzFeed About Coleman MC Hammer Artist and Entrepreneur About MC Hammer Jennifer Hyman Co-founder and CEO, Rent the Runway About Hyman Daniel Rosensweig P’15’17 Chairman and CEO, Chegg About Rosensweig David Fialkow '81 Managing Director, General Catalyst Partners About Fialkow 2015 weekend recap Entrepreneur Weekend 2014 Tony Bates Executive VP, Microsoft About Bates Brian Chesky Co-founder and CEO, Airbnb About Chesky David Faber CNBC anchor/producer About Faber Ashton Kutcher Actor/producer, co-founder of Katalyst About Kutcher Daniel Rosensweig P’15’17 President and CEO, Chegg About Rosensweig John Donahoe President and CEO, eBay About Donahoe 2014 weekend recap Entrepreneur Weekend 2013 Sheryl Sandberg COO, Facebook About Sandberg Hamdi Ulukaya CEO, Chobani About Ulukaya 2013 weekend recap Entrepreneur Weekend 2012 Richard Branson Founder, Virgin Group About Branson 2012 weekend recap Support Student Entrepreneurship To support opportunities and experiences facilitated by Thought Into Action please contribute to the Thought Into Action Fund. All support will be administered according to the guidelines of the fund. MAKE A GIFT More Information Questions about Entrepreneur Weekend? Contact the Office of Special Events for Institutional Advancement at 315-228-7782 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more about Colgate's Thought into Action Colgate Entrepreneurs. Distinctly Colgate Intellectual Engagement International Programs Success After Colgate Athletics Entrepreneurship Student Incubator Entrepreneur Weekend Little Talks, Big Ideas Entrepreneurs Fund Summit Series Professional Network Entrepreneurship News Campus Venture Initiative Submit an Update Partners Sustainability RELATED LINKS Intellectual Engagement INTELLECTUAL ENGAGEMENT Collaborative research by highly regarded faculty is a Colgate trademark. Off-Campus Study OFF-CAMPUS STUDY Colgate has one of the most robust off-campus study programs in the country. Career Services CAREER SERVICES Staff members and dedicated alumni play a key role in students' career exploration. Lucky 13 LUCKY 13 Find out why 13 is the most popular number on campus.