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Update from Wharton Campus: Introducing Venture Lab!– July 23, 2020

Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship is expanding and rebranding as Venture Lab! Join us to learn about the resources available to alums.

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About this Event

Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship is re-branding as Venture Lab! Hear an update from the leaders of this program on campus. They’ll discuss the vision for supporting entrepreneurship on campus, including the plans for Tangen Hall, the brand new center for entrepreneurship at 40th and Samsome.

Learn about the big moves on campus for founders and the support and resources available to alumni.

About the speakers

Trang Pham, WG’18, is the Executive Director of Venture Lab at the University of Pennsylvania and leads entrepreneurship and innovation programs. Prior to Wharton, Trang launched several companies, helped clients create new technology products as a management consultant, and ran an incubator that built companies around breakthrough innovations in the government defense and aerospace industries.

Taylor Durham is the Associate Director of Communications at Venture Lab, a Contributing Writer at Wharton Magazine Blog, and Ambassador at Venture Café Philadelphia. A multimedia specialist with 8+ years in client-driven website development, Taylor is responsible for designing digital audio and visual media, graphic design, and authoring files to enable interactivity and navigation through product content.


The Wharton Alumnae Founders & Funders Association (WAFFA) is a 501c3 non-profit organization. Our mission is to accelerate the success of Penn Wharton female founders and investors. Today, 13% of Penn founders are women but they raise just 6% of venture capital. WAFFA harnesses the power of the Penn Wharton network to educate, support, and foster connections for female founders and funders.