Life Changing Labs is the startup accelerator and mentorship program for the top 5% of university entrepreneurs worldwide.For 0% equity.

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Our impact

LCL was founded at Cornell University in 2012. Since then, we've empowered over 80 startups, which have raised $20+ million and impact 500,000+ people.

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Maidbot

Raised over $5M+ in funding and has 20 employees

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EverSound

Raised over $10M+ in funding and has 500+ customers

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Response

Graduate of Y Combinator

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Empower Equity

Procured financing budget of over $2 billion

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Invictus BCI

Recipient of Cornell Tech Startup Award

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Mentors

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Auston Li

Program Manager at Microsoft

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Pam Silverstein

Entrepreneur in Resident at Life Changing Labs

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John Callister

Senior Lecturer & Director of Engineering Enterprise Program at Cornell University

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Fred Barken

General Partner at Bartrip Realty, LP

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Jenna Chong

Head of People Operations at Lula

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Amber Harris

Principal at Harris Management Solutions

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Hayden Brainard

Corporate Attorney and Partner at Miller Mayer, LLP

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Tom Ottavian

Business and Economics Librarian at Cornell University

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Christa Downey

Director at Cornell Engineering Career Center, Entrepreneur & Leadership Coach

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Herbert Dwyer

CEO at EMPEQ

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Robert Karpman

Founder and CEO at Geri-Safe

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Matt Marx

Faculty Director of Entrepreneurship at Cornell University, Faculty Research Fellow at NBER

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Franco Mora

Entrepreneurship Advisory Board Member at Cornell University, Serial Entrepreneur and Mentor

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Speakers

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Scott Belsky

Chief Product Officer at Adobe, Best Selling Author of The Messy Middle

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Danielle Strachman

Founder and General Partner at 1517 Fund

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Michael Gibson

Founder and General Partner at 1517 Fund

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Peter Cortle

CEO at StartupTree, Founder of Life Changing Labs

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Chic Thompson

Executive Director at WagiLabs

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Adi Agashe

Product Manager at Microsoft

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John Alexander

Founder at The CBORD Group Inc.

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Michael Raspuzzi

Director at The Knowledge Society

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Nicolas Barone

CEO and Founder at Universe

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John DiStefano

Professional Fellow in Residence at Cornell University

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Nolan Gray

Co-Founder and CTO at Response

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Amy Newman

Senior Lecturer at Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, Author of Building Leadership Character

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Otto Pohl

Founder at Core Communication, Communication Mentor at Blackstone LaunchPad at Cornell

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Ken Rother

Board Observer at Exotanium, Venture Partner at Cayuga Venture Fund

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Keivan Shahida

Co-Founder and CEO at Response

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Life Changing Labs

Location

409 College Ave, 2nd Floor
(eHub location)
Ithaca NY, 14850

Contact
contact@lifechanginglabs.com

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