This event was a panel discussion on entrepreneurship in architecture. Speakers: Peggy Deamer, Architecture Labor Activist | Quilian Riano, Incubator Director of Strategy & Research | George Valdes, Entrepreneur | Masako Ikegami, Business/Financial Consultant | Dave Eisenberg, Tech Start-Up CEO; Facilitator: Manuel Shvartzberg, PHD Student at GSAPP.

 

AS DESIGNERS, STUDENTS ARE ASKED TO EXPLORE IDEAS, SOLVE PROBLEMS, INVENT NEW SYSTEMS AND QUESTION METHODS - BUT RARELY ARE THEY TAUGHT HOW TO MANAGE MONEY OR INQUIRE ABOUT BUSINESS PROCESS . NOW THAT “START-UP” CULTURE HAS BECOME MAINSTREAM, ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN STUDENTS MUST GRAPPLE WITH BECOMING ENTREPRENEURS AND THE MARKET.

 

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