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Sam Seltzer '48 Mentors Forum

by Smith Family Business Initiative


Fri, 06 Dec 2019

9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

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Tata Innovation Center at Cornell Tech

11 E Loop Rd, New York, NY 10044, United States

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 The Sam Seltzer ’48 Mentors Forum provides current Cornell students with the opportunity to engage, one on one, with alumni, Family Business Scholars, advisors and family business leaders. Students are able to select their own agendas and interest areas for exploration during the time they spend with our mentors.

Student are increasingly seeking out opportunities to interact with family business industry leaders on a variety of topics, including:

  • New business opportunities
  • New career opportunities
  • Returning, or not returning to the family business
  • The role of women in their family’s business
  • Leadership
  • New perspectives
  • Succession planning
  • Family wealth and values
  • Family conflict
  • Family office
  • Family governance
  • Family enterprise advising & role of consultants
  • Legal considerations in family business
For Students
If you are interested in participating in the Mentors Forum please complete the campus groups registration form and share the event with your colleagues. Registration is open to current students and young alumni that have graduated within the last 5 years.

For Mentors
We welcome your participation and invite you to have an impact in the lives of our students and the next generation of family business leaders. We seek a diverse group of mentors with a wide range of expertise and backgrounds. If you are interested in serving as a mentor and coach, please send a note to to indicate you would be willing to attend and serve. 

This forum is made possible through the generous support of Sam Seltzer ‘48. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

If you have any questions, please contact Erin Kelly,
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Tata Innovation Center at Cornell Tech

11 E Loop Rd, New York, NY 10044, United States

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Co-hosted with: Admissions & Financial Aid Office, Alumni Affairs & Development (AA&D), MBAI, MBAII, Family Business Club, Cornell Tech MBA Program, One-Year MBA Program, MPS in Management

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