GYEL Program at FIVE inspiring campuses
San Francisco Bay Area &
Pan Asia ( Shanghai, Chengdu, Bangkok, Singapore)
GYEL is Growing Young Entrepreneurs Launchpad. Learn, work, explore, and bridge different cultures around the world through GYEL!
Growing Young Entrepreneurs Launchpad (GYEL) ?
What is (GYEL) ?
An offline 1-2 week program for aspiring young entrepreneurs.
Offered in San Francisco Bay Area, Shanghai, Chengdu, Bangkok and Singapore
GYEL is led by professors who have taught at Harvard University, Stanford University , and National University of Singapore (NUS), serial entrepreneurs, VCs, and industry leaders
GYEL students write a Personal Business Plan to express their career/ life strategy
GYEL students are paired with mentors based on their interests and preferences
GYEL students learn how the startup eco-system works in Silicon Valley and connects to China and ASEAN
GYEL students learn how to lead a team to start, pitch, and grow their ventures
GYEL students join an alumni network of people from around the world.
Top GYEL students earn recommendation letters from the mentors and teaching team
What do GYEL Students Learn
San Francisco has been the epicenter of entrepreneurship in California since the Gold Rush in 1849. It has continuously innovated into 21st century, attracting amazing startups to settle here. Uber, Airbnb, Pinterest, and Twitter have offices within a few blocks of each other. GYEL students will experience the entrepreneurial culture these great companies and thousands of startups have created.