At Altitude Lab, we see a healthier future made possible by a community of new voices and ideas. We’re connecting a new generation of founders to the resources they need to make that future possible. As a blended incubator/accelerator model, Altitude Lab is focused on developing a diverse group of health care founders into stewards of innovation, inclusivity, and smart business.
A critical resource to our founders is a network of mentors and coaches who will help amplify strengths, overcome weaknesses, and build their leadership brand. As a program seeking to elevate founders from diverse backgrounds, we are frequently matching entrepreneurs to mentors who are significantly different from themselves.
In this interactive presentation we will discuss how to bridge differences to be a better mentor and strategies to receive better mentoring from your own mentors.
CALL TO ACTION:
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11:00 AM - 11:05 AM Welcome
11:05 AM - 11:40 AM Registration/Networking
11:40 AM - 11:55 AM Non-Profit Spotlight - Waterford.org
11:55 AM - 12:00 PM Break
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM Announcements
12:15 PM - 12:20 PM Sponsor Comments - America First Credit Union
12:20 PM - 12:55 PM Topic Presentation & Round table exercise
12:55 PM - 1:00 PM Closing Remarks & Drawings
ABOUT THE PRESENTER:
Chandana Haque, Executive Director of Altitude Lab
Chandana Haque is a product strategy professional and investor with over a decade of experience operating startups in the biotech industry. Chandana earned her B.S. at Carnegie Mellon and her MBA from UC Berkeley—Haas School of Business where she focused her graduate work in strategic finance and innovation. While earning her degree, she worked in venture capital and conducted research on novel approaches to innovation. During this time, she developed a passion for coaching founders and an appreciation for the systemic challenges underrepresented founders face. Chandana is a competitive swimmer, avid hiker, and loves to speed read dystopian novels.
Waterford.org is an early education nonprofit with a mission to achieve universal literacy for children through equity, access, and family empowerment. Waterford develops educational tools that guide students along adaptive, individualized learning paths toward fluent reading and lifelong learning. Waterford empowers parents as a child’s first teacher and supports teachers in taking the right actions at the right time for their students. Currently, Waterford.org serves over 300,000 children across the country every year. Waterford’s programs have been supported by a variety of governmental and philanthropic organizations, including support from a federal EIR grant, The Studio @ Blue Meridian, and TED’s Audacious Project.
Serving the complete financial needs of local families & businesses since 1939, America First is Utah's #1 credit union and one of the country's largest and most progressive. The organization is a national leader in embracing technology and innovations to enhance the member's experience and convenience. America First delivers a wealth of products and services, including free checking, free online banking with bill pay, free mobile banking, free financial counseling, low-rate loans, smart savings programs and more. Get details at americafirst.com, call 1-800-999-3916, or visit a branch. Federally insured by NCUA/Equal Opportunity Lender.
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