27 June 17.30
The Oxford Foundry would like to invite you to a conversation with Pinterest’s Evan Sharp. Evan Sharp is one of the most successful internet entrepreneurs of our time.
He is most popular for being the Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer of Pinterest. Evan was an architecture student at Columbia University, New York, when he developed the idea for Pinterest as a side project with his friend Ben Silbermann in 2009. The conversation will be followed by an open Q&A session. Today, Pinterest is one of the biggest social networking platforms on the internet, with an estimated 175 million users each month. During this event, Evan will be speaking about his journey to becoming a highly successful founder, as well as the importance of creativity and tenacity to see things through as a budding entrepreneur. Want to hear the story of one of America's most successful entrepreneurs? Come and listen!
5.30pm – 6.00pm – Registration and seating
6.00pm – 6.40pm – Sofa session and Q&A
6.40pm – 7.30pm – Networking with drinks & canapés
* This schedule is subject to change. Changes, if necessary, will be updated here.
Hosted by Ana Bakshi, Director of The Oxford Foundry and Esther Agbolade, University of Oxford’s African and Caribbean Society President and Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Student.