YC @ Carnegie Mellon University (Y Combinator)

  • Remote Access Enabled
  • Virtual Presentation - ET
Career Presentation

Join in for a talk with YC President Geoff Ralston and Boom Founder Blake Scholl.

Geoff Ralston previously built RocketMail which became Yahoo mail, was the Chief Product Officer at Yahoo, CEO of Lala and co-founded Imagine K12. Blake Scholl is the Founder of Boom, a company that builds supersonic jets that are more time efficient and affordable.

Geoff will cover some of the myths that exist around starting startups, what you should do while you’re still in school if you want to start a company, and he’ll talk about how YC can help you get started. Blake will talk about his founder journey, YC experience and give advice for starting a company. Geoff and Blake will also spend time answering your questions live.