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Monday, March 11 • 5:30pm - 5:50pm
The Launch Pad: Inside Y Combinator

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Investment firm Y Combinator is the most sought-after home for startups in Silicon Valley. Twice a year, it funds dozens of just-founded startups and provides three months of guid ance from Paul Graham, YC’s impresario, and his partners, also entrepreneurs and mostly YC alumni. The list of YC-funded success stories includes Dropbox, Airbnb, and Heroku. New York Times columnist Randall Stross was granted unprecedented access to Y Combinator’s summer 2011 batch of young companies, offering a unique inside tour of the world of software startups.
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Randall Stross

AuthorPortfolio/PenguinRandall Stross followed the Summer 2011 batch of startups funded by Y Combinator, the seed fund based in Mountain View, CA, and the resulting book was THE LAUNCH PAD: Inside Y Combinator, Silicon Valley's Most Exclusive School for Startups, published last f... Read More →

Monday March 11, 2013 5:30pm - 5:50pm CDT
Austin Convention Center, Ballroom G

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