Keynote Speaker: Chris Shaw

Executive Director, Bunker Labs New York

Chris Shaw, Director of Bunker Labs New York at NYU Tandon, is an entrepreneur and former Army Aviator. Born in Brooklyn and raised in the Hudson Valley, Chris attended Cornell University before commissioning as an Army officer. He spent 8 years in the Army as an Air Cavalryman, flying the OH-58D, Kiowa Warrior helicopter with two combat tours to Afghanistan. After the Army, Chris attended the full-time MBA program at NYU Stern while simultaneously founding a leadership development company called CORE Leader. Chris enrolled in the inaugural Veteran Entrepreneurship Training (VET) program at NYU Tandon to help CORE Leader grow to a profitable business in under a year.