Yale Women Innovators is a speaker series designed to foster community discussion, idea sharing, and networking in support of women and non-binary femme innovators across Yale’s campus. Kick off or end your day with a welcoming community as inspiring innovators and entrepreneurs share their stories.
Lucy Guo founded Backend Capital where she currently leads seed and pre-seed deals. Previously she co-founded Scale AI ($7.3B) and was the first female product designer at Snapchat. Her previous internship experiences include working as a product designer for Quora and a software engineering intern at Facebook. Lucy has built apps that 10M+ people have used worldwide and is a Forbes 30 under 30 recipient. Prior, Lucy attended Carnegie Mellon studying computer science and human-computer interactions then left to become a Thiel Fellow in 2014.
The series is produced by WE@Yale, a joint initiative of the Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale (Tsai CITY) and the Yale SOM Program on Entrepreneurship.