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Sex, Gambling & Luck: A Startup Primer

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
7:00pm – 8:30pm

Storrs Campus
Student Union Theater

Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sex-gambling-and-luck-a-startup-primer-tickets-70761239773?aff=affiliate1

Timothy “Scott” Case is a technologist, entrepreneur and inventor and was founding CTO of http://priceline.com, the "Name Your Own Price" Internet service. At the Walker Digital Invention Laboratory, he helped build a portfolio of intellectual property, and is a named inventor on dozens of U.S. patents including the underlying portfolio for http://priceline.com.

In November 2015, Scott rejoined Jay Walker to turn the way we buy business travel upside down at Upside.

In March 2011, Scott became founding CEO of the Startup America Partnership (TechStars) focused on building strong startup communities throughout the United States. In 2013, he co-founded Main Street Genome (acquired by Dining Alliance) to leverage data to make small businesses everywhere work smarter through data science and software technology tools.

In 2006, Scott joined the Malaria No More team (http://www.MalariaNoMore.org) to inspire individuals and institutions to end deaths caused by malaria. He also serves as the Chairman of Network for Good (http://www.NetworkForGood.org), a national nonprofit that has distributed more than $1.4 billion to 100,000 nonprofits.

FREE ADMISSION and the first 175 attendees to check in will receive a UConn Dairy Bar coupon for a free ice cream! Doors open at 7pm and the talk begins at 7:30pm sharp at the Student Union Theater.

Contact:

werth.institute@uconn.edu

Werth Institute (primary), Connecticut Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, First Year Programs & Learning Communities, OPIM Innovate, School of Business, UConn Master Calendar

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