Justin Hendrix
Executive Director
(646) 251-4929


Kate Danho
Program Operations Manger
(401) 545-0321

Amy Chen
Director of Entrepreneurship Programs
(914) 602-9420

Alexis Anais Avedisian
Communications Manager
(347) 687-0368


Kate Daly
Senior Vice President
New York City Economic Development Corporation
Center for Economic Transformation

Orin Herskowitz
Executive Director, Columbia Technology Ventures
VP of Intellectual Property and Tech Transfer, Columbia University

Paul Horn
Senior Vice Provost for Research, NYU
Senior Vice Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Entrepreneurship, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

Shiv Panwar
Director, Center for Advanced Technology in Telecommunications Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering


Chaki Ng
Head of New Experience Team, Viacom

Chris Jason
Director of Platform Products, ESPN

Dan Levine
Managing Partner, Tenfore Holdings

Dirk Van Dall
VP, Multimedia Technology Development, MLB Advanced Media

Evan Silverman
Senior Vice President, Digital Media, A+E Networks

Francis Shanahan
Vice President, Engineering, Audible

Gideon Mann
Head of Data Science, Bloomberg LP

Jim Kennedy
SVP Strategy and Enterprise Development, Associated Press

Josh Reif
Director, Innovation & Business Development, Rogers Communications

Ken Bronfin
Senior Managing Director, Hearst Ventures

Michael Wiley
Managing Director, Publicis Groupe

Mohamed El-Zohairy
Director, Product Engineering, News Corp

Peter Brown
Vice President, UX Design, Charter Spectrum

Punit Chiniwalla
Senior Director, Singtel Innov8 Ventures

Sanjay Macwan
Chief Technology Officer, NBCUniversal Media Labs

Christian Guirnalda
Director, Open Innovation, Verizon