2008 Tufts Entrepreneurship Conference

“Proving Young Entrepreneurship is a Smart Decision for Many Young Professionals”

Sponsored by: Tufts Alumni Association, Tufts Department of Economics, Tufts ELS Department, Dunkin Donuts, Boloco

All registered attendees will receive a nametag, gift bag, and full program.




10:15 -10:45am   Registration and Continental Breakfast (Cabot Lobby)

10:45- 11:00am  Welcome Remarks (ASEAN Auditorium)

11:00-12:30pm    Morning Keynotes (ASEAN Auditorium)

      Entrepreneurship: What is it?

Clark Waterfall A’85, Founder of The Boston Search Group  

     The Classic Model: Using Significant Venture Capital to Unlock Unlimited Potential

                Greg Altman A’97, Founder of Serica Technologies

12:30-1:30pm      Networking Lunch and Presentations (SPONSORED BY BOLOCO) (Cabot Lobby)

1:30- 2:15pm       Getting the Foothold: Scalability vs. Catering to Market Niches (ASEAN Auditorium)

                                                David Friedman E’03, Founder of BostonLogic.com

                                                Chris Pape A’99, Founder of Genuine Interactive

                                                David Greenwald M’10, Co-founder of Relay

                                                                Moderator: Gregory Meiselbach A’09 Major: Political Science

2:15-3:00pm        Being Entrepreneurial in Big Business: Young Guys in Real Estate (ASEAN Auditorium)

                                                Arthur Horiatis A’91, Tory Row Real Estate

                                                Matthew Malatesta A’04, Jones Lang LaSalle

Aaron Goldman A’07, Besen & Associates, Valcor

                Moderator: Matthew Murphy A'09 Major: Economics

3:00-3:15pm        Coffee & Stretch Break (SPONSORED BY THE ECONOMICS DEPARTMENT) (Cabot Lobby)

3:15 – 4:00pm     Why Not Start Now? Running a Business in College (ASEAN Auditorium)

                                                Greg Hering E’10, Founder of Emergent Energy Group

                                                Eduardo Rodriguez A’10, Founder of Figa Jewelry and On Target Investments LLC

                                                Ali Osman E’10, Founder of We Love Morocco

4:00-4:15pm        For America’s Top Young Professionals- The Kairos Society: What is it? (ASEAN Auditorium)

4:15- 5:00pm       Networking Reception (SPONSORED BY THE TUFTS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION) (Cabot Lobby)

Name Sales End Price Fee
Regular Ended $19 $0.99
Student (Tufts) Ended $4 $0.99
Tufts Alumni Ended $14 $0.99
Student (Non-Tufts) Ended $9 $0.99

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