Have you ever wanted to create change with your startup, non-profit, or product ideas?
is for you!
The only prerequisite is a curiosity regarding entrepreneurship and an open mind to develop new skills!
Open to students, faculty and staff, Embark will consist of six (6) two-hour workshops offered over three days. Embark attendees will participate in fun, interactive workshops, which will be facilitated by alumni experts, industry specialists, and faculty.
Topics will include:
- Key Elements of a Successful Pitch
- Influence and the Economics of Credibility
- Starting a Business in 30 Minutes
- And...an Amazing Capstone Workshop where teams will Embark on an entrepreneurial Race!
While Embark participants are encouraged to attend all six workshops, this program is designed for the busy entrepreneur!
Participants can choose which workshops they would like to attend.
After you RSVP to this program, the WPI I&E team will contact you to determine which workshop(s) you plan to attend.
Join us on this journey and learn how to take your ideas to the next level!
Dates: Tuesday, March 10 through Thursday, March 12
Time: Workshops will be conducted each day from 10 am - 12 noon and 1 - 3 pm
Location: Foisie Innovation Studio - I&E Center - 2nd Floor
Lunch will be provided!
|Telling Your Story /|
Key Elements of a Successful Pitch
|10 am - 12 pm||Nancy Bullock - Philips Healthcare|
|Influence and the|
Economics of Credibility
|1 - 3 pm||Finn Arnold - Bose Corp (Ret.)|
|Starting a Business in 30 Minutes||10 am - 12 pm||Curtis Abel - Director and Professor of Practice|
|Fundraising||1 - 3 pm||Donna Levin - Executive Director, Innovation & Entrepreneurship|
|Mentors-in-Residence - Office hours||10 am - 12 pm||Multiple Mentors-in-Residence - Face-to-Face & Virtual Offerings|
|1 - 3 pm||WPI I&E Team|
* Please join us for an Amazing Capstone
Workshop where teams will Embark on
an entrepreneurial Race!
Location: Foisie Innovation Studio - I&E Center