This year, Upright Citizens Brigade writer and performer, Kristen Acimovic, will join us for our NVC Finale. Here’s a look at our program to give you an idea of what’s in store when you join us on April 22nd!


What happens when “sharks” take over our judging panel and take a bite out of the Competition?

Welcome Remarks

Peggy Yu, MBA 2007, Interim Director of the Rock Center for Entrepreneurship

William A. Sahlman, MBA ’75; Dimitri V. D'Arbeloff - MBA Class of 1955 Professor of Business Administration; Senior Associate Dean for External Relations

Alumni Competition

Best Investment, Most Innovative and Greatest Impact winners pitch their ventures


A 90-second pitch to the audience by the eight finalists in the Business and Social Enterprise Tracks for a chance to win the Crowd Favorite vote

Introduction by Social Enterprise Director Matt Segneri, MBA 2010

Crowd Vote

An opportunity for YOU to vote for your favorite team

The Big Reveal

Dean Nitin Nohria presents the awards to the winning teams