About Image

Young Entrepreneur Conference


Get ready to launch on September 25th...

Keynote Speaker

Speaker

Paul Liberman

Co-founder & COO, DraftKings

Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of DraftKings, a leading Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) destination that has become the fastest-growing company in the industry since its launch in 2012.

Featured Speakers

Speaker

Polina Raygorodskaya

Inc. 30 Under 30, Wanderu

Co-founder and CEO of Wanderu.com: a revolutionary ground travel search that helps consumers find and book inter-city buses and trains between any two points in the country.

Speaker

Brittany Lo

CEO & Founder, Beautini by B.Lo

Pairing beauty with bubbly, Beautini offers a unique way for women to receive beauty services in the comfort of their home, office, or essentially anywhere.

Speaker

John Goscha

Bloomberg Best Young Entrepreneur, Finally Light Bulb

Founder and CEO of the Finally Light Bulb Company and also the founder of IdeaPaint, a paint that can turn almost any surface into a dry-erase writing surface.

Speaker

Gautam Gupta

Inc. 30 Under 30, Naturebox

Gautam is the co-founder and CEO of NatureBox. In just three years, NatureBox has built one of the fastest growing food brands in the country.

Speaker

Dinesh Wadhwani

Inc. 30 Under 30, ThinkLite

Co-Founder and CEO, ThinkLite LLC. ThinkLite is a global lighting efficiency company.

Speaker

Fan Bi

Inc 30 Under 30, Businessweek 25 Under 25

Fan Bi is the Founder and CEO of Blank Label, a custom menswear brand.

Speaker

Chris Jacobs

Businessweek 25 Under 25, Honest Discounts

Founder, Honest Discounts. With a free pharmacy card from Honest Discounts, you can save money every time you fill a prescription.

Speaker

Slater Victoroff

BetaBoston 25 under 25

Slater is the co-founder & CEO of indico.

Speaker

Diana Yuan

Co-founder & COO, indico

Indico is a company lowering the barriers to the development, integration, and customization of machine learning algorithms through its developer-friendly tools and APIs for building smarter software.

Speaker

Michael Mandel

500 Startups, CompStak

Michael is the Co-Founder & CEO of CompStak, a marketplace for commercial real estate information.

Moderators

Speaker

Sarah Sherburne

BetaBoston 25 under 25

Program Manger of TechGen, a community of interns at Boston's hottest tech startups.

Speaker

Galen Moore

Editor-in-Chief, Streetwise Media

Editor-in-Chief at Streetwise Media, covering tech and innovation in four cities (Austin Inno, BostInno, Chicago Inno and DC Inno). His past coverage has won awards and spanned business, technology, politics and lifestyle.

Speaker

Tyler Saldutti

CEO, Prime Realty

Managing Partner, Birch Hill Properties LLC. Co-founder, The Entreprelliance. Babson Alum ’06 (etower and BEE).

YEC aims to connect entrepreneurs with the right minds in the industry.

Hear from the best young entrepreneurs in the game right now on how to build your business. If you're an entrepreneur aiming to launch and grow your startup, this is the conference for you.

About Image

YEC is an ETower event geared towards connecting and developing the next generation

eTower is a convener of entrepreneurship. The YEC conference seeks to accelerate the growth of budding entrepreneurs by providing them with an opportunity to learn from others who were in their shoes at one point or another.

We believe that each connection made at our events will help people in their lifelong journey of entrepreneurship.

Babson alumni welcome. Happy Homecoming!

Buy a ticketContact Us
  • 9am - 10am Welcome & Registration

    Have refreshments, pick up your name tag, and get ready for the show to begin!

  • 10:10am - 11:10am Keynote Speaker

    Listen to our Keynote Speaker kickoff the day.

  • 11:15am - 12:15pm Running a Startup in College

    Listen to how students entrepreneurs come to be.

  • 12:20pm - 1:20pm Lunch & Networking

    Connect with speakers & attendees over a great lunch.

  • 1:25pm - 2:25pm Raising Angel & VC Money

    Learn about different funding means and what it takes.

  • 2:30pm - 3:30pm Disrupting a Traditional Industry

    Learn how entrepreneurs find opportunities in occupied industries.

  • 3:45pm - 5pm Pitch to Start

    Listen & offer feedback to new, growing ventures.

  • 5pm - 5:45pm Networking

    Enjoy some refreshments and catch up with today's attendees & speakers!

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I need to cancel my booking at late notice?

Dont't sweat it. Cancel through Eventbrite, or shoot us an email: [email protected]

Which payment methods do you accept?

We accept payments through Eventbrite.

Do I need a company to come?

Nope! As Reid Hoffman said, everyone is an entrepreneur.

More Info

Is there ample parking at the venue?

Short Answer Yes

Parking is available at Trim & Hollister lot. Transportation will also be provided from Boston area.

Proudly sponsored by

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Get in touch
Follow @babsonetower for more updates
BG Image

What are you waiting for?

Get your tickets right now Purchase Tickets Oh, invite your friends too