The primary purposes and goals of the Entrepreneur Club are to encourage and inform students about participating in entrepreneuship, to foster friendships among students who share similiar interests, to instill passion about building sustainable ventures, & to provide members with a learning & support platform to minimize risk and to maximize success. We also want to promote the integration of science, art, and technology into viable social creations!
Spring 2017 Schedule:
2/7 Entrepreneur Club, speaker Dereck Lewis, founder of Thelma's Treats. 4:30-5:30PM, Location: Memorial Union, Room 3558
2/16 Entrepreneur Club Workshop: Business Model Canvas. 5:30-7:00PM, Location: Memorial Union, Room 3558
2/20 Entrepreneur Club Field Trip: Vermeer & ISU Startup Factory. 4:30-5:45PM Location: Vermeer Applied Technology Hub, 2710 S. Loop Dr; Transportation will be provided. Register at www.isupjcenter.org
2/22 Entrepreneur Club, speaker Bill Adamowski, ISU Startup Factory/EDIR. 5:00-6:00PM, Location: Memorial Union, Room 3505
3/8 Innovation Pitch Competition, starts at 5:30pm. Location: ISU Maintenance Shop. More info at www.isupjcenter.org/competitions/innovation-pitch
3/22 Entrepreneur Club, speaker Emma Walsmith, founder of TIKLY. 5:00-6:00pm. Location: Memorial Union, Room 3558
4/5 Entrepreneur Club, speaker Mike Draper, founder of RAYGUN. 5:00-6:00PM, Location: Memorial Union, Room 3512
4/19 Entrepreneur Club, speaker TBD. 5:00-6:00pm. Location: Memorial Union, Room 3512
4/21 – 4/22 Young Entrepreneur Convention, Des Moines. Hosted at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. The ISU Pappajohn Center will be sponsoring tickets. http://www.youngentrepreneurconvention.com/ Email Nolan Herlocker to claim one, firstname.lastname@example.org!
Deadline or Entrepreneurial Scholarships & Okoboji Entrepreneur Institute is March 22. Deadline for CYstarters student accelerator is March 29. Deadline for Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition is March 31.
Find more info on all these events and opportunities at www.isupjcenter.org